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
The Medicine Hat Fire Department quickly contained a house fire in Ross Glen this afternoon. Both Police and the Fire Department responded to the blaze shortly before 3:30 p.m. And put out the fire in short order. Fire officials say the flames were contained to the kitchen, but smoke..more »
The referendum on whether Scotland should split from the United Kingdom is drawing a vast percentage of Scots out to the polls. Here in Medicine Hat, members of the local Robbie Burns club are weighing in on both sides of the debate. Some have even flown back to their homeland to place their..more »
With the PC Leadership race complete, it’s now all eyes on the NDP as they look to replace long-term party leader, Brian Mason. Three people have thrown their hats into the ring, each strongly advocating for improvements to education and healthcare. David Eggen, a two-time Edmonton MLA,..more »
The Family Leisure Centre Pool is going to be closed for longer than expected. The Kinsmen Aquatic Park was supposed to open today, after routine maintenance. However, an unexpected breakdown of the water circulation system is keeping the pool closed. According to the city, parts to repair the..more »