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Fort Saskatchewan Newswire

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  1. Flynn, Hnatiw debate taxationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Albert Gazette

    ... had little industry to tax. "Our commercial taxes are competitive with those of Edmonton, Strathcona and Fort Saskatchewan. They're just a touch higher," he said. Hnatiw also argued that the county's commercial tax rates "must have been a ...

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  2. Trial dates were set for accused gunrunners at Whitecourt Provincial Court on Sept. 12 (File Photo).Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Whitecourt Star

    ... 310 grams of cocaine, 77 Percocet pills and 119 methadone pills. Sasha Stimson appeared via CCTV from Fort Saskatchewan Correctional Centre on Sept. 12, while Derek Primeau appeared via CCTV from Edmonton Remand Centre. On July 8, Whitecourt RCMP ...

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  3. Heron cleared in expense fraud accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... forward two instances where he alleged Heron claimed per diems and mileage to attend ACRWWC meetings in Fort Saskatchewan but notes that the meetings minutes state that she was absent. The first instance was on Sept. 18, 2015 and the second instance ...

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  4. Looking for something to do in Edmonton this weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | CBC News

    ... is launching RiverFest in the North Saskatchewan River Valley this weekend with events from Devon to Fort Saskatchewan from Friday to Sunday. Friends of Folding Origami Festival is keen to share its art with you on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on ...

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  5. Trekkers hope 3-day adventure will show Edmontonians potential of river valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | CBC News

    ... Shalewa will spend the weekend hiking, cycling, paddling, swimming and horseback riding from Devon to Fort Saskatchewan as part of the inaugural Epcor RiverFest this weekend. They will be the first to make their way through 165 kilometres of the ...

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  6. Resident accuses Heron of expense fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... two instances where he alleged Heron claimed per diems and mileage to attend ACRWWC meetings in Fort Saskatchewan but notes that the meetings minutes state that she was absent. The first instance was on Sept. 18, 2015 and the second instance was on ...

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  7. Lacombe Generals eager to get back on the iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... at the end of Sept. with RDC Kings, Stony Plain Eagles, Rosetown Red Wings, Innisfail Eagles and the Fort Saskatchewan Chiefs. The Chinook Hockey League was re-branded into the ACHW earlier this summer and the first regular season game under the new ...

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  8. 'It's a shock': Alberta man who knows mother, son...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | GlobalNews

    ... hocker to the area." Both Helen Naslund and Neil Naslund remain in custody and are scheduled to be back in Fort Saskatchewan Provincial Court on Oct. 26.

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  9. Regional transit service back on the railsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... of large, mid-sized and small communities and has already received interest from Sherwood Park and Fort Saskatchewan for the project. The memorandum of understanding marks the end of one phase of the project, which aimed to explore options for St. ...

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  10. Wife, sons charged in Tofield man's 2011 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | GlobalNews

    ... first-degree murder and indignity to human remains. Both remain in custody and are scheduled to be back in Fort Saskatchewan Provincial Court on Oct. 26. Wes Naslund, 32, has been charged with one count of accessory after the fact to murder and is ...

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  11. Wife, son of Alberta farmer last seen in 2011 charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | CBC News

    ... to human remains. Both have been remanded into custody until Oct. 26, when they are scheduled to appear in Fort Saskatchewan provincial court. Another son, 32-year-old Wes Naslund, has been charged with one count of accessory after the fact to ...

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  12. Fort Saskatchewan toddler walking 100 kilometres in 100 days for Kidney FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | CBC News

    Shoes fastened with Velcro, the little boy made a quick lap around the pools on the Alberta legislature grounds on Wednesday, his mother and the province's health minister by his side. Several of Sam's family members have received kidney transplants, and his grandmother donated one to help a loved one.

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  13. Sheep parade: Fort Saskatchewan bids farewell to famous flockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | CBC News

    Hundreds of people lined the streets of the northern Alberta city Monday to bid farewell to their flock of turf-trimming sheep, which has its own week dedicated to its presence in the community, culminating in a parade. The 53 woolly weed wackers have been a fixture in Fort Saskatchewan every grazing season for the past 25 years.

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  14. Fort Saskatchewan bids farewell to popular grass-trimming sheepRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | GlobalNews

    It's become tradition for residents to line city streets to say goodbye to the flocks of sheep that spend the summer keeping the grass trim around the community. Then, during the goodbye parade, the animals make their way from Legacy Park through downtown and end up at the Fort Heritage Precinct.

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  15. 79-year-old man finishes 100 marathons in a decade: 'It was awesome'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... planned on completing 100 marathons before turning 80 on October 3, 2017. And, Edmonton, near his home in Fort Saskatchewan, Canada, was supposed to be lucky number 100. "I deliberately picked that one. I eliminated two, Missoula and Tacoma, just so ...

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  16. School is in for students at Elk Island Public SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | GlobalNews

    ... divisions serving approximately 17,000 students in Sherwood Park, rural Strathcona County, Lamont County, Fort Saskatchewan and Vegreville.

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  17. Reconsider council meeting's start timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... later in the evening is not uncommon in Alberta. Camrose opens its meetings at 5 p.m. Stony Plain, Fort Saskatchewan, Airdrie and Spruce Grove open their meetings at 6 p.m.. Medicine Hat starts at 6:30 p.m., Leduc and Beaumont start at 7 p.m. ...

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  18. County celebrates opening of Lamoureux TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... used by fur traders back in the day to travel up to Athabasca, Caron said. The original Fort Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan used to stand just down the road from where the Lamoureux church stands today. Caron said he was very excited to see this ...

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  19. Canes prospects show wellRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... He five-foot-seven, 136-pound forward scored 19 goals and 43 points in 36 games last season with the Fort Saskatchewan Rangers Bantam AAA team. He added five points - one goal and four assist - in 14 playoff games, helping the Rangers win the ...

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  20. Thieves rip front doors off pharmacy northeast of Edmonton with truck, steal $20K in drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | GlobalNews

    ... on Aug. 18, 2017. Anyone with information about the suspects or the break-in itself is asked to call the Fort Saskatchewan RCMP detachment at 780-997-7900. Tips can also be anonymously submitted by contacting Crime Stoppers by phone at ...

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