Regulars(Archives)

Sep
26
2015
Volume
3-6
When Kaitlin Armstrong relocated to Fort McMurray from Vancouver Island four years ago it was the beginning of a life journey she had never really anticipated. Like many journeys, though, the first few steps she took were difficult ones, and for a short period led her away from the path…
Sep
26
2015
Volume
3-6
If My Escape Could Talk I got the sense that my Ford Escape was a little annoyed with me on a recent camping trip to a remote lake in the Kootenays.  I had left a cooler plugged into the lighter receptacle overnight and woke up on the Sunday of a…
Jul
29
2015
Volume
3-5
10,000 First Impressions As the 2015 Western Canada Summer Games Countdown Clock gets closer and closer to zero, I have increasing moments of delight in anticipating the reaction of the thousands of guests who will visit Wood Buffalo for the very first time.  Let’s face it: we have a reputation…
Jul
29
2015
Volume
3-5
Not Your Usual Suspect...Natasha Dunbar It seems unlikely that Natasha Dunbar ever saw herself as becoming an advocate for stronger legislation to end bullying in our society, particularly the online variety that has proliferated our world and created a toxic environment for many of our youth. The path to her…
Jul
29
2015
Volume
3-5
It’s hard to believe that we’re just days away from the Opening Ceremonies of the Western Canada Summer Games. As I write this, just 30 days, but once this issue of YMM hits the stands, we’ll be merely a few short days from all the excitement. As you’re reading this,…
Jul
29
2015
Volume
3-5
More Sports in Wood Buffalo!
May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
There's Nothing To Do in Fort McMurray   1.  Off: There is nothing to do in Fort McMurray. On: You could never be more wrong on this one than in 2015. From CFL games to professional soccer, country music events, the largest rock concert in Wood Buffalo history and the…
May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
MacDonald Island Park is one of my favourite places in all of Fort McMurray. It is a place that transformed my career, introduced me to some of the world’s best mentors and friends - and truly helped define my relationship with our city. Before the birth of YMM Magazine, and…

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