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 College girls choir has won a international award in South Africa this week .The Choir competed in the eighth annual illombe South African choral music festival this past Saturday. The girls are bringing home first place in the youth category, also claiming the grand prize as best overall choir in the competition. Along with the award the..more »
A transgender woman is sharing her experience about a confrontation that happened at the Corona Tavern earlier this month. Calgary resident, River Rising, was in Medicine Hat for a wedding. She was visiting with friends and they decided to continue their night at the Corona. Rising said she was asked to show identification at the..more »
It’s been one month since the grand opening of the Family Leisure Centre expansion. Though they won’t provide any specific numbers, the City said so far they are seeing a huge increase in interest in the facility. Many people are buying annual memberships now that they have..more »
There’s no doubt that the economic downturn has had a big impact on many businesses. There are even some businesses across the province that have had to close their doors. But, there are some local businesses who, despite of the struggle, are making it work. Inspired by an iconic RV in a popular television series, the Breaking Bad Food Truck..more »