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
Medicine Hat College will soon be purchasing new state-of-the-art equipment thanks to funding from the government’s Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council. More than $36,000 was granted to purchase a handheld and large-item 3D scanner, a robotic camera mount for gigapixel..more »
A new group in Medicine Hat aims to provide support and resources to women affected by domestic abuse. Finding Our Voices is a six-week workshop to help women who have experienced abuse regain their self awareness and confidence. The group is free and open to all women regardless of race,..more »
A local agronomist says soil conditions right now are perfect for spring seeding. Doug Brodoway, who is the Agro-Manager at Medicine Hat’s UFA, says the soil’s moisture and temperature conditions have to be just right, otherwise the seeds won’t grow properly, creating a poor crop...more »
“Better Choices Better Health” is a six week workshop that works with people who are suffering from chronic disease, as well as their care givers. The program runs from April 29-June 3, is free of charge, and covers a variety to topics such as goal setting, healthy living, and coping..more »