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Open Farm Days starts this weekend

Find out what is new and where to take the family. More than 150 farms in Alberta will host open houses, tours and a chance for visitors to buy locally grown and homemade products at this years Open Farm Days running, August 17-18. “Open Farm Days is a fantastic event th...

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Havanese Named Arrow Hits the Bullseye on Canada Day

Havanese and Pomeranian breeder Terra Penner, owner of TerraMarie Pomeranians in Riley Alberta, got a big surprise this Canada Day from her female Havanese named Arrow; delivery of a whopping 11 puppies. “In my practice we deal with quite a few breeders and any litters of t...

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Break ins at Bruderheim Public Works Launch Security Changes

Theft and vandalism at Bruderhiem’s Public Works yard have prompted changes in the way security is handled for the area. “In five years, our Public Works yard has been broken into four times,” said Patty Podoborozny, chief administrative officer for the Town of Bruderh...

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Community raises more than $3000 for SYNC program

The fundraiser was held at the Station Square Co-op in Fort Saskatchewan earlier this month. The Seniors and Youth Networking Communities (SYNC) program has Grades 5 and 6 students from SouthPointe School, James Mowat Elementary and Fort Saskatchewan Christian School visiting...

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Bruderheim awarded thousands of dollars in donations towards local initiatives

When it comes to supporting town initiatives Bruderheim volunteers do not mess around. The resulting efforts of countless volunteers and organizations over the past two years were realized earlier this month. On Saturday May 11, an emotional Mayor Karl Hauch proudly led the ...

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Hemp Facility Plans are Taking Root in Bruderheim

A newly proposed hemp facility has the community of Bruderheim talking. Canadian Rockies Hemp Corporation (CRHC) held an open house in Bruderheim on Monday, April 15 to update residents on the construction plans of their new hemp processing facility, as well as address any c...

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UPDATED: Emergency crews put out fire at Shell Scotford

Crews worked all morning to contain an upgrader fire just outside of Fort Saskatchewan. Strathcona County Emergency Services along with Shell Canada Limited responded to the fire at Shell Scotford's upgrader when the site assembly alarm went off around 8:45 a.m. on Monday, Ap...

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Advance polls officially open

Advance polling locations are open from Tuesday, April 9 until Saturday, April 13. This announcement was made by Alberta's Chief Electoral Officer, Glen Resler on Tuesday, April 13, via press release. This is the first time that advance electors will have access to a 'Vote...

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Fort High students to compete in international robotics competition

Students will travel to Calgary this week to take part in the robotics competition. Fort Saskatchewan High School will send 17 students to the 2019 Fort Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Robotics competition. The international competition will h...

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