Blackfalds RCMP has laid criminal charges in connection with a fraud investigation in the County of Red Deer. In October of 2012, RCMP began their investigation into an internal fraud reported to police whereby an employee of an unspecified oil field company appeared to be altering financial documents and taking money from the business.
From 2006 to 2011, 36 year old Shelley Davidson of Cochrane, Alberta was employed in a book keeping capacity where her responsibilities included accounts receivable, payroll, and day end returns. Police alleging that during that time, Davidson defrauded the local business is excess of 1 million dollars
With camping season fast approaching, the Province of Alberta is announcing a 3-for-2 midweek camping promotion. Chris Dodds with Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park says Alberta Parks is offering campers a third night free when they book any 3 days during the week this year. The offer is for..more »
A significant reduction in funding is threatening a regional program aimed at providing key services to students like mental health services, speech language, occupational and physical therapy. The province is re-locating $421,000 of funding for the Regional Collaborative Service Delivery Model to..more »
The City of Medicine Hat has received just over $1.6 million from the Provincial Government to help with erosion control due to flooding. Maureen Mudry with Parks and Recreation says the funding will help restore the damage trail in Strathcona Island and will also help with bank restoration to the..more »
With warmer weather and a longer weekend around the corner, Alberta Health Services is cautioning people about the dangers of Hantavirus. Hantavirus is contracted when people inhale the excrement from deer mice, which can become airborne while cleaning sheds or barns for spring..more »