Crime & Police

St. Albert RCMP investigate bomb threat at high school

 St. Albert RCMP were notified by Bellerose Composite High School of a threat that was reported to them.  The information received referred specifically to a bomb threat on the date of Wednesday, November 10, 2021.  […]

Local News

Walter takes over as Acting Superintendent of Sturgeon Public Schools

Sturgeon Public Schools announced on social media Friday afternoon that Shawna Walter had been appointed Acting Superintendent of Sturgeon Public Schools effective the previous day, replacing the division’s superintendent Mary Lynne R. Campbell who is retiring at the end of August. […]

COVID-19

COVID-19 reporting returns to schools

The Government of Alberta is resuming COVID-19 public reporting in schools. The government announced Tuesday that contact notification in schools, clarifying COVID-19 outbreak definitions, providing rapid testing kits and encouraging school authorities to have proof of COVID-19 vaccination policies for adults would be in place to help protect students.  […]

Local News

Namao School one location for Fallen Heroes documentary

Namao School was one of several locations chosen for Fallen Heroes: The Journey Home, a documentary by Combined Forces Productions that covers the repatriation of Canadian soldiers and citizens welcoming home the fallen […]

Local News

Positive Ticketing Program returns to Morinville

Morinville Enforcement Services announced Thursday it was reactivating its positive ticket program for youth, a program that was suspended during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that restriction are lifted, Peace Officers are once again issuing positive tickets.  […]

COVID-19

Area students set to return to classrooms next week

With the exception of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, the province’s students will return to their classrooms as planned on May 25, and the government says the two-week shift move to at-home learning gave the education system time to address operational challenges from the rise of COVID-19 cases. […]