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No raise for Legal mayor and council

By Stephen Dafoe

Legal – When it comes to remuneration for Legal’s next Town Council, the amount the mayor and councillors receive each month will remain the same as it has for the past nine years … […]

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Council to take another stab at skate park funding

By Stephen Dafoe

Legal – A long-talked about skate park for Legal’s youth is far from dead in the water. Legal Town Council resolved at its Sept. 7 regular meeting to commit $100,000 towards the project and to seek matching grant money to build the facility … […]

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Motorcyclist injured near Morinville

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Morinville – A motorcyclist was transported to an Edmonton hospital by STARS air ambulance Monday night after crashing his bike on Villeneuve Road … […]

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Firefighter calendar set to swing into action

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Although 2011 is still four month away, the Morinville Fire Department is getting set to launch next year’s Fire Within calendar. And while monies raised from the annual fundraiser help provide the department with the training and equipment they need to swing into action, Morinville Fire Chief … […]

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Motorcycle Poker Run raises money for military families

By Stephen Dafoe

Legal – Bikers from throughout Sturgeon County and beyond gathered at Kilroy’s Pub in Legal Saturday to honour the memory of Master Cpl. Erin Doyle, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2008, by participating in a poker run to raise money for Loretto Chapel’s the Christmas Hamper Campaign at the Edmonton Garrison, a charity that helps military families … […]

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Legal prepares for Meet Your Community night.

By Ruthann Weeks
FCSS Coordinator, Legal

Legal – Legal’s Community Services Board (CSB), which combines Recreation and Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) is pleased to be offering our 4th annual Meet Your Community Event on Friday Sept.17 at the Legal arena from 6-9 p.m … […]

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RCMP warn of phone and Internet fraud

By RCMP Staff Sergeant Mac Richards

Fraudulent activities (scams) are unfortunately too common.

Over the past number of months a number of different scams have taken place … […]

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Long arm of the law out over long weekend

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Edmonton – With motorists looking to cash in on the last hoorah of summer, Alberta’s RCMP and Sheriffs will be out in full force over the Labour Day long weekend to make sure that reckless and impaired drivers do not make their ride their last hurrah forever … […]

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Car and train collide near Cardiff

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Sturgeon County – A woman has been flown to hospital by STARS air Ambulance after the vehicle she and a female passenger were travelling in collided with a train Thursday morning.
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Chamber of Commerce out to lunch again

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Morinville – The Morinville and District Chamber of Commerce resumed its monthly luncheon meeting Sept. 1, after returning from the summer break. Although the first meeting’s agenda was relatively light, members heard of a number of initiatives and projects on the horizon for the fall … […]

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Storage units found full of stolen property

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

St. Albert – Residents north of St. Albert who have had items stolen in the recent past may just have an opportunity to recover what was once theirs … […]

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Province unveils workplace information preview

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Edmonton – Albertans will soon be able to see the occupational health and safety (OHS) records of potential employers or contractors, but the province has just unveiled the template upon which the information will rest.
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Community News Bites

By Étienne Thevou

With the official back-to-school clock set at one minute to midnight, many parents are rubbing their hands and clicking their heels with joy. But although the little ones may be back in class during the week, there is still plenty to do on weekends and evenings over the next couple of weeks … […]