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Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to introduce new inclusivity charter

Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to introduce new inclusivity charter

Sep 12, 2023 | 10:29am
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is strengthening its commitment to workplace equity and inclusion by signing a new formal Charter. The Wood Buffalo Workplace Inclusion Charter (WIC) is a toolkit for helping employers build more equitable and inclusive workplaces through a declaration of principles and the adoption of specific commitments. “The municipality is […]
Photo radar for week of September 11

Photo radar for week of September 11

Sep 11, 2023 | 9:21am
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is out with its list of photo radar locations for the week of September 11. Motorists are advised that Automated Traffic Enforcement (ATE) is planned for: The RMWB says that although these areas are the focus of enforcement, the photo radar unit may move around to other approved […]
Fort McMurray man arrested following firearm investigation

Fort McMurray man arrested following firearm investigation

Sep 8, 2023 | 1:26pm
Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) has arrested a Fort McMurray man on firearm offences. ALERT Fort McMurray’s organized crime team became aware of a firearm registered to the Fort McMurray man that was allegedly used in a kidnapping in British Columbia in April 2023. The crime team does not believe the man was directly […]
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to air nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up

Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to air nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up

Sep 7, 2023 | 9:08am
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is announcing the next documentary in the series “It’s Time to Read”. The film is called, “nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up”, and is directed by Tasha Hubbard. It is the story of Colten Boushie, who was shot dead in Saskatchewan in 2016, and his family’s pursuit of justice […]
Jane Peverett joins Suncor’s board of directors

Jane Peverett joins Suncor’s board of directors

Sep 6, 2023 | 2:00pm
Suncor Energy has announced changes to its board of directors following the retirement of Eira Thomas. Jane Peverett was appointed to the board on September 1, 2023, and will also serve as a member of the audit committee and governance committee. Peverett has had a successful career spanning 25 years with such accomplishments as becoming […]
RMWB photo radar locations for the week of September 4

RMWB photo radar locations for the week of September 4

Sep 5, 2023 | 10:23am
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is moving away from their summer rotation of their photo radar units and will once again be rotating the Automated Traffic Enforcement units each week. For the week of September 4 motorists can look for the units along: Drivers are reminded that the unit may move around to […]
Vacant downtown building with mural being removed

Vacant downtown building with mural being removed

Aug 31, 2023 | 4:09pm
A vacant building located near Kiyām Park at 10019 Franklin Avenue is being removed to create new opportunities for development in the area. The building was the former site of The Red Cross and currently has a mural of the region facing Kiyām Park and the Municipal Building. The mural will be removed during this […]
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo seeks Council Excellence nominees

Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo seeks Council Excellence nominees

Aug 31, 2023 | 9:50am
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is accepting nominations for the 2023 Council’s Excellence Awards Residents have the opportunity to highlight the contributions of fellow community members by nominating them in several categories including Citizen of the Year, Youth, Indigenous Advocate, and Everyday Hero. Submissions will be accepted until October 30, after which the […]
UPDATE: Wood Buffalo RCMP locate missing 50-year-old woman

UPDATE: Wood Buffalo RCMP locate missing 50-year-old woman

Aug 30, 2023 | 4:24pm
UPDATE: Wood Buffalo RCMP confirms they have safely located Debra Adam. Wood Buffalo RCMP is asking for help in locating a missing Fort McMurray woman. 50-year-old Debra Adam was last seen in Fort McMurray on August 29 and was reported missing later that day. The RCMP describes Adam as standing 5’6″, around 220 lbs, with […]
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to screen Treaty Talk film

Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to screen Treaty Talk film

Aug 29, 2023 | 7:30pm
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is inviting everyone to a free film screening in September as part of their documentary series, “It’s Time to Read”. The motion picture, “Treaty Talk -Sharing the River of Life” will be playing at Keyano Theatre on September 6th at 7:00 p.m. Doors will open 15 minutes before […]