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Kehewin residents appeal election results

Several residents have formally appealed the recent Kehewin Cree Nation elections for council and chief, stating in written appeals irregularities took place because they were not given notice of the nomination meeting or asked for identification whe

One last night at the Opry

The Bonnyville Opry finished off its 23rd season on a high note on April 9 during an evening filled with special guests, amazing musical accomplishments, and a few poignant goodbyes.
Pothole season underway

Pothole season underway

As the days grow warmer and longer, the sun struggles to shine, and the snow recedes and disappears, the springtime ritual of dodging potholes has begun. Roads that were once icy driving hazards have become pock-ridden with painful potholes instead.
Residents share transmission line concerns

Residents share transmission line concerns

Marie Ilchuk just wants people to wake up and pay attention to what's going on. She is very concerned with ATCO's proposed transmission lines that would be erected through the MD of Bonnyville.
Blaze engulfs second floor balcony

Blaze engulfs second floor balcony

By the time firefighters arrived on the scene, the second floor balcony of a 41 St. apartment was already engulfed in flames.
Dancers dazzle at French concert

Dancers dazzle at French concert

In perhaps the cutest spectacle to hit the Bonnyville arts scene, Les Vol-Au-Vent de Bonnyville lit up the Ecole des Beaux-Lacs stage on Thursday, March 31 to celebrate its dance season.
Famous Glendon perogy stolen

Famous Glendon perogy stolen

RCMP officers from Bonnyville were called to Glendon early this morning after receiving reports thieves had stolen the village's famous “world's largest perogy.

Young talent

Justin Moroko plays the diabolical John Prince in H.E. Bourgoin School's performance of "Nottingham: A Totally Teen Musical" on March 29 at the Lyle Victor Albert Centre.
Meet LaCorey's woman of vision

Meet LaCorey's woman of vision

Roxanne Ulanicki is many things. She is the granddaughter of homesteaders, an athlete, an advocate, and a dancer. On April 4, she will be honoured on Global News as a Woman of Vision.

New chief elected

Kehewin Cree Nation has a new chief. Residents of the community just south of Bonnyville have elected Eric Gadwa as their new chief. The election for chief took place Monday and the winner was announced that evening.