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Three suspects apprehended by RCMP after being tracked by stolen vehicle’s GPS

Three suspects apprehended by RCMP after being tracked by stolen vehicle’s GPS

A portion of Elizabeth Métis Settlement was contained by RCMP on Jan. 15, after three suspects fled from RCMP members who were investigating reports of a stolen vehicle that was located in the area.
Imperial Oil continues to innovate bitumen extraction while reducing environmental impact

Imperial Oil continues to innovate bitumen extraction while reducing environmental impact

By 2023, the first phase of Imperial Oil’s Cold Lake Operations SA-SAGD expansion project is anticipated to be operational and capable of producing 15,000 barrels per day while reducing water use and greenhouse gas emissions.
RCMP connect suspect vehicle to a drive-by shooting in Cold Lake

RCMP connect suspect vehicle to a drive-by shooting in Cold Lake

Cold Lake RCMP are still urging members of the public to come forward with any information they may have in relation to a drive-by shooting in the early morning of Nov. 8, that occurred in the Nelson Heights residential area.
Cold Lake’s Emergency Department faces rolling closures

Cold Lake’s Emergency Department faces rolling closures

Temporary closures to the Cold Lake Healthcare Centre’s emergency department will be in effect at varying times from Jan. 9 – 14, according to AHS.
Cenovus sells Tucker thermal assets for $800 million

Cenovus sells Tucker thermal assets for $800 million

The Calgary-based company Cenovus has sold its Tucker thermal assets located in the Cold Lake area to Strathcona Resources Ltd. to reduce the company’s total debt.
Police looking for help identifying suspects in connection with stolen trucks and firearms

Police looking for help identifying suspects in connection with stolen trucks and firearms

RCMP are looking for a 2012 White GMC Sierra with the Alberta licence plate CFC 7491. Police urge the public not to approach the vehicle or interact with occupants, but to call the police immediately.
Cold Lake emergency responders attend two rollovers an hour apart

Cold Lake emergency responders attend two rollovers an hour apart

On Friday, Cold Lake EMS, RCMP and firefighters responded to two single-vehicle rollovers south of the City of Cold Lake just an hour apart.
Cold Lake Chief using his experience with COVID to encourage others to get vaccinated

Cold Lake Chief using his experience with COVID to encourage others to get vaccinated

“I don’t want anything to happen to anybody. It’s very bad. We lost some band members. It’s preventable if we all do our part and get our vaccination,” said the chief. 
MLA frustrated with healthcare disruptions in the Lakeland

MLA frustrated with healthcare disruptions in the Lakeland

Cold Lake announces service interruptions at hospital, MLA David Hanson 'frustrated' with the situation and AHS.
Students supplied with rapid test kits at three Cold Lake schools

Students supplied with rapid test kits at three Cold Lake schools

Since Nov. 21, three NLPS schools have experienced AHS confirmed outbreaks – a provincial program has been sending rapid testing kits home with students from kindergarten to Grade 6, and staff – in order to monitor for potential COVID-19 transmission.