Messages from Our Members of The Legislative Assembly (MLA)

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

Brian Jean Fort McMurray-Conklin To all those who didn’t know if they would ever see our city again – welcome home.

Letter from The Editor

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

I never thought I would be writing a letter like this. No one can imagine or prepare for an experience quite like the one my…

The Story

Northern Lights Regional Health Centre - Evacuation of a Hospital

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

It’s been over two months since wildfire forced the mandatory evacuation of thousands of people in and around Fort McMurray. Work to restore the city…

Evacuation: A Photo Essay

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

The afternoon of Sunday, May 1st, we saw an alarming smoke plume to the West of our downtown house. At 9 p.m. we filled up…

We Will Rebuild

The Healing Power of Theatre and the Arts

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

As I watched the fire roll over the hills of Abasand and realized it had jumped the Athabasca River, closing in on our home in…

Together We Are United For Fort McMurray

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

May 3rd started like most other days. Agencies were hard at work in The Redpoll Centre, and United Way staff were scattered about doing a…

We Say Thanks

An Open Letter to everyone who contributed to the efforts of helping Fort McMurray

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

I am from Fort McMurray. I watched my city burn. I’ve seen an orange and black sky with ashes flying around as the fire continued…

Local Heroes: A Lifetime of Gratitude

  BY  ON Jul 14, 2016

“Hard times don’t create heroes. It is during the hard times when the “hero” within us is revealed.” – Bob Riley

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Fort McMurray’s Air Force One Detailer Provides a Presidential Shine

  BY  ON Aug 03, 2015

For three years, Tim Alexander of Fort McMurray’s Elements of Shine dreamed of becoming a member of the elite Air Force One Detailing Team. The…

Success of the Food Drive Challenge

  BY  ON Mar 09, 2016

With the overwhelming support of the Fort McMurray Community, we were able to run a tremendously successful Food Bank drive from February 18 until March…