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VIDEO: Science Outreach Robotics Camp

A Bit Of A Stretch

Zaira Davenport displays her remarkable flexibility during the Family Fun Circus at the Athabasca Regional Multiplex last Monday. The big top tent was packed with excited onlookers for two shows.
It's back to school for both students and drivers

It's back to school for both students and drivers

With the school year starting up, Cpl. Sonny Kim of the Boyle RCMP said it’s important for both pedestrians and drivers to be more aware of their surroundings.

Safety of Highway 663 in Colinton a hot topic

Colinton residents and Athabasca County councillor for Colinton Denis Willcott say there is a problem with provincial Highway 663, but Alberta Transportation disagrees.
Minor injuries for pair hit by truck

Minor injuries for pair hit by truck

Two pedestrians were taken to the Athabasca Health Care Centre following a motor vehicle collision last Tuesday at the intersection of 50th Street and 50th Avenue in front of the Grand Union Hotel.

VIDEO: New Pine Creek : The Spirit of the West

Calling all local dialysis patients

A call is being put out to all dialysis patients in and around Athabasca who would benefit from having a dialysis machine in town.
Rhonda Cardinal's family plagued by hurtful rumours

Rhonda Cardinal's family plagued by hurtful rumours

While Rhonda Cardinal endured 16 days alone in the wilderness, her family back home had to endure rumors and gossip in order to continue the search and keep hope alive. When Cardinal returned home Aug. 15, she was very happy, as was her family.

Could multiplex be home to new Athabasca school?

Could a new school in Athabasca be incorporated into the Athabasca Regional Multiplex? It’s definitely a possibility, Aspen View Public Schools superintendent Brian LeMessurier confirmed.

Gone Cruisin'

Todd, Danica and Sabrina Brad stand in front of a recently restored 1923 Ford Model T at A&W's Cruisin' For A Cause Day last Thursday. The event raised $5,845 for the MS Society of Canada. The car show was won by Talon Langton's 1949 Buick Pedal Car.