• Fire crews keep blaze at bay - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Fire crews keep blaze at bay
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    Barb Percy isn't a stranger to large grass fires. In 2009, a massive one destroyed everything but her house. As firefighters continue to fight back a blaze in Strathcona County and near Bruderheim, Percy said she's not sure her home will be spared this ...and more »
  • Grass fires near Bruderheim - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Grass fires near Bruderheim
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    Multiple large grass fires several kilometres from the Town of Bruderheim has forced residents in the immediate area to be evacuated. RCMP along with members of the Bruderheim, Lamont County, Chipman, Fort Saskatchewan and Strathcona County fire ...and more »
  • Fire advisory in effect for Fort Saskatchewan - FortSaskOnline.com

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    Fire advisory in effect for Fort Saskatchewan
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    A fire advisory is in effect for the city of Fort Saskatchewan. The city deemed the advisory necessary due to recent warm spring weather and lack of rain. The dry conditions mean fires could spread more quickly. “Do not trust fire in these conditions ...
  • Emergency Preparedness Week - Together We Can! - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Emergency Preparedness Week - Together We Can!
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    Coun. Jibs Abitoye. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Happy Emergency Preparedness Week! This is a national awareness initiative to remind individuals and families to plan for emergencies. We encourage ...and more »
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  • Campground expansion resurfaces - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Campground expansion resurfaces
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    Don Westman, the president of the Fort Saskatchewan Lions Club, made a presentation to city council during the May 8 meeting asking for approval of the club's plan to expand their campground.
  • Pot shops show real interest in Fort - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Pot shops show real interest in Fort
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    Two recreational marijuana companies, Namaste and Canna Cabana have submitted official applications with the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission to establish retail stores in Fort Saskatchewan. Many more vendors are expected to start cropping up, ...
  • Hospice jail and bail raises $17K - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Hospice jail and bail raises $17K
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    The Heartland Community Hospice Foundation's jail and bail event raised more than $17,000 on May 3. Funds will help purchase patient lifts, sleep chairs, pull out couches and finishing touches for the upcoming AHS hospice rooms in the Fort.and more »
  • Former city councillor backs UCP - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Former city councillor backs UCP
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    Former Fort city councillor Arjun Randhawa takes a quick photo with former Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall during the founding AGM for the United Conservative Party over the May 4 weekend in Red Deer.and more »
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  • City workplace practices prepared for pot - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    City workplace practices prepared for pot
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    Similar to consuming alcohol, city employees will be expected to be fit for duty once cannabis becomes legal. The city will further examine what homecare or utility workers should do when interacting with recreational cannabis users.
  • 2 houses in Fort Saskatchewan destroyed by fire - Globalnews.ca

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    WATCH ABOVE: Damage caused to two homes in Fort Saskatchewan Monday afternoon seen from the Global 1 helicopter. X. - A A +. Listen. Two houses were destroyed by fire Monday afternoon in Fort Saskatchewan. Firefighters were called at around 3 ...
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  • EICS eyes Southfort for future $20M school - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    EICS eyes Southfort for future $20M school
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    Elk Island Catholic School wants to build a new K-8 school in Fort Saskatchewan's Southfort neighbourhood. Over time, it would replace the Our Lady of the Angels School and that property would revert back to the province. For the time being, OLA will ...
  • Bridge committed in budget - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Bridge committed in budget
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    Mayor Gale Katchur was all smiles with Trade Minister Deron Bilous and Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville MLA Jessica Littlewood after the NDP government presented its 2018 budget on March 22 at the Legislature. Katchur said the Fort claimed three major ...and more »
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  • Two Sergeants saluted with provincial beer award - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Two Sergeants saluted with provincial beer award
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    Two Sergeant's Brewing Inc. won silver in the wheat beer category for its product Passion D'ale at the inaugural Alberta Beer Awards in mid-March. It will open its door at the Fort location for the last time this Friday, March 30 and will offer ...
  • New downtown market to launch this summer - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    New downtown market to launch this summer
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    The city and the Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce are looking to replicate the success of the traditional Thursday farmer's market with an eight-week pilot for a Saturday downtown market. The new market will launch July 7 and will take place from ...
  • Diner hopes to be downtown jewel - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Diner hopes to be downtown jewel
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    Keith Bramley, owner of the Downtown Diner, plans to open up a new and bigger restaurant in the coming months. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Keith Bramley says he hopes his new restaurant becomes the crown ...
  • Getting pot move in ready - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Getting pot move in ready
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    Jennifer Lucas, a realtor with Royal LePage in Fort Saskatchewan, recently attended a Realtors Association of Edmonton forum where the main focus was addressing questions around how the upcoming legalization of cannabis will impact homeowners and homes ...and more »
  • Ultra race sees ultra support - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Ultra race sees ultra support
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    City council officially put their stamp of approval on the upcoming Athabaska Ultra 100 Trail Run at the March 27 meeting. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. The Fort is lacing up to support the longest ultra ...
  • New tax policy proposed - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    New tax policy proposed
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    David Coleman, a who is on the board of directors with the Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce, provided a presentation to council during a committee of the whole meeting. Coleman was there to discuss property taxes. Bookmark and Share. Change text ...
  • Fort Saskatchewan RCMP seek public help to recover stolen vehicle - CTV News

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    Fort Saskatchewan RCMP seek public help to recover stolen vehicle
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    Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are asking the public to help them find a stolen vehicle stolen on Tuesday morning. Police responded to a carjacking of a white 2015 Ford Escape near the Tim Hortons on 88 Avenue at 4:28 a.m.. A woman offered two men a ride to a ...
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  • RCMP warning of three frequent Fort Saskatchewan scams - FortSaskOnline.com

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    RCMP warning of three frequent Fort Saskatchewan scams
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    With fraud prevention month wrapping up, the Fort Saskatchewan RCMP wanted to provide the public with tips to prevent yourself from becoming a victim. “In the community of Fort Saskatchewan a few of these scams we've noticed that have directly impacted ...and more »
  • Fresh foods to flood Fort food bank - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Fresh foods to flood Fort food bank
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    Fort Saskatchewan Food Bank will be a part of the April 16-30 #GiveHealthy food drive, an innovative online food drive organized by Alberta Food Banks. It's the first of its kind in Canada. In addition, Pembina Pipelines will continue providing its ...
  • EIPS capital plan outlines Fort modernizations and new high school - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    EIPS capital plan outlines Fort modernizations and new high school
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    Elk Island Public School board chair Trina Boymook and the board of trustees approved the 2019-2022 capital plan on March 15. On its top five list for capital requests, a Rudolph Hennig $12 million modernization was ranked fifth and a new $32 million ...
  • Following the signs - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Following the signs
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    Mayor Gale Katchur helped invite Country Chic Custom Designs to their new home at 104 Street during its grand opening on March 10. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Carla Skibinsky finally has a spot to call ...
  • Rotary hands out more with less - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Rotary hands out more with less
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    The Fort Saskatchewan Rotary Club raised $5,300 through the annual Operation Red Nose event. A total of 10 organizations received a portion of the money raised. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. The dollar ...
  • Festival makes some noise - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Festival makes some noise
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    Morgan Koncur had toes tapping as she performed Reel of the Buffalo by Calvin Vollrath during the Fort Saskatchewan Musical Festival gala event at the Shell Theatre on March 18. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error ...and more »
  • City's pot plan praised - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    City's pot plan praised
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    Daddeo's owner Corey McCann says he liked the city's stance on cannabis retail stores but wasn't in favour of the way the city plans to deal with cannabis users. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. The Fort's ...
  • U14 girls rise to the occasion at provincials - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    U14 girls rise to the occasion at provincials
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    Fort Saskatchewan's U14 Yanch Girls went undefeated with a tie and two wins during provincials on March 16-18 in Okotoks, however, a goal differential kept them from playing for bronze so they finished with fifth place. Bookmark and Share. Change text ...
  • Heartland Ford gives to Fort's givers - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Heartland Ford gives to Fort's givers
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    Heartland Ford is looking for Fort Saskatchewan's biggest givers in its contest Heartland Gives Back. Up for grabs is a pair of premium tickets for the sold-out Justin Timberlake concert in November. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story ...
  • Hawks dealt semi finals blow - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Hawks dealt semi finals blow
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    After tying the CJHL semi final series 3-3, the Hawks dropped 5-0 to the Beverly Warriors in Game 7 at the Clareview Arena and their season came to a close on March 14. In addition to hitting the pipes six times, Jesse Morrison's breakaway was one of ...
  • Fort soccer talent makes national showcase debut - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Fort soccer talent makes national showcase debut
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    Fort resident and U13 soccer player Olivia Charlton represented Northern Alberta at the White Caps FC Academy Centre Combine in B.C. from March 10-16. The showcase-style tournament was also viewed by national coaches. Bookmark and Share. Change text ...
  • Fort Saskatchewan Historical Society gears up for WinterFest ... - FortSaskOnline.com (blog)

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    Fort Saskatchewan Historical Society gears up for WinterFest ...
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    FortSaskOnline.com is Fort Saskatchewan's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.and more »
  • Water leak relief policy passes - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Water leak relief policy passes
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    Coun. Gordon Harris voted against a water leak relief policy saying the issue with high water bills has more to do with education than leaks. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. A city councillor believes the ...
  • Trial prompts cries for change - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Trial prompts cries for change
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    Last week a white rural Saskatchewan farmer was acquitted for shooting and killing an Indigenous young man. For many that sentence might be the beginning and end to their interest in the Colton Boushie trial, which would truly a shame. The trial and ...and more »
  • Remembering Sander's giving spirt and selflessness - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Remembering Sander's giving spirt and selflessness
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    If there is anything that I learned this week it is sometimes the people who you've known for a shorter amount of time can make a bigger impact on your life. I was first introduced to Gloria's Soup and Sandwich Spot in 2016 when it relocated from the ...
  • Planning starts for new Westpark school - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Planning starts for new Westpark school
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    On Feb. 13, city council approved almost $150,000 to purchase 0.59 hectares of land in Westpark's Forest Ridge subdivision in order to complete a sale agreement of a future Elk Island Public School site. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the ...and more »
  • MP backs Trans Mountain - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    MP backs Trans Mountain
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    The Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan Member of Parliament wouldn't comment on the on-going inter-provincial conflict between Alberta and B.C. over the $7.4 billion Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, however, he says stronger national ...
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  • City starts preparing for pot - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    City starts preparing for pot
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    During the Feb. 13 regular city council meeting, local officials were presented three bylaw options on how to regulate the sales, production and consumption of weed. Residents can voice their opinions through an online survey on the city's website ...and more »
  • Inter Pipeline promise local opportunities - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Inter Pipeline promise local opportunities
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    Michelle Dawson, director of public and regulatory affairs for Inter Pipeline, holds up some of the polypropylene pellets the company hopes to make with its new Heartland Petrochemical Complex. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print ...and more »
  • For the love of the game - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    For the love of the game
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    Members of Robin Hood's day program and Bantam Fury took to the DCC ice for a sledge hockey scrimmage on Friday, Feb. 9. Fury players found the sport challenging and adjusted to how to steer and make plays. They said they have a lot of respect for the ...
  • Unplug this Family Day - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Unplug this Family Day
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    This year's WinterFest will offer favourite Family Day activities such as cabane à sucre, snow painting and snowman making. The event is free with the exception of dogsled rides for $5. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report ...
  • Fort's Got Talent set - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Fort's Got Talent set
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    About 20 local acts will participate in the 11th annual Fort's Got Talent on Feb. 17 at the Shell Theatre. The event is organized by the local theatre company, the Sheeptown Players Society. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print ...
  • Fort judo makes provincial podium five times - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Fort judo makes provincial podium five times
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    Fort Saskatchewan Tolide Judo Kwai faired well with five medal wins during provincials hosted by the local club at the DCC on Feb. 10. Nick Gagnon claimed gold in U18 -73 kg and bronze in senior men's brown and black category, Simon Hughes won silver ...
  • Bruderheim adopts Treaty 6 policy - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Bruderheim adopts Treaty 6 policy
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    Bruderheim Mayor Karl Hauch says he hopes a new policy recognizing Treaty 6 brings more awareness to the issues facing Indigenous people. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Bruderheim town council has adopted a ...
  • County promoting local kindness - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    County promoting local kindness
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    Strathcona County Ward 5 Coun. Paul Smith takes part in the county's Choose Kind Program during the Feb. 6 council meeting. Tweet · Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Strathcona County is encouraging residents ...
  • MLAs stand behind wine ban - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    MLAs stand behind wine ban
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    The Alberta government announced the boycott of B.C. wines in the wake of B.C. government actions against the Sherwood Park-based Trans Mountain pipeline. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. The provincial ban on ...
  • Fort Saskatchewan remembers Gloria Sander - FortSaskOnline.com

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    Fort Saskatchewan remembers Gloria Sander
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    The funeral service on Monday (Feb.12) at the Dow Centennial Centre had hundreds in attendance. "It was a very beautiful funeral and a great celebration of Gloria's life. The family can be very proud of the number of people that came out to show their ...
  • Murphy: Alberta, don't apologize for your prosperity - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Murphy: Alberta, don't apologize for your prosperity
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    As the AIHA stakeholder meeting's keynote speaker, CBC's Rex Murphy told Alberta's energy sector to be proud of how they contribute to Canada's overall prosperity and continue to push that message across to other provinces. Bookmark and Share. Change ...
  • Katchur: Fort to remain region's top choice - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Katchur: Fort to remain region's top choice
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    During Wednesday's state of the city address, Mayor Gale Katchur said city council will have to make decisions regard its 2019-2022 strategic plan and a split mill rate philosophy. Overall, she said the Fort can not rest on its laurels and must be ...and more »
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    Fort to remain region's top choice | Fort Saskatchewan Record
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    During Wednesday's state of the city address, Mayor Gale Katchur said city council will have to make decisions regard its 2019-2022 strategic plan and a split mill rate philosophy. Overall, she said the Fort can not rest on its laurels and must be ...and more »
  • Few Fort drivers ticketed through photo radar - Fort Saskatchewan Record

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    Few Fort drivers ticketed through photo radar
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    Brad Ward, the director of protective services with the City of Fort Saskatchewan, looks over a map showcasing the hot spots where collisions in the city occur. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Fort ...and more »