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 deadly drug fentanyl has been dominating headlines in Alberta lately. Though still a problem here in Medicine Hat, police say there’s a different illicit substance causing them more trouble: methamphetamine. The Trans-Canada Highway brings a lot of goods through Medicine Hat, but..more »
There’s more information on why an arrest warrant for an Ontario teen accused of sending death threats to high school students in Medicine Hat was not extended beyond Alberta. The crown says there are several criteria when it comes to extending warrants out of province. That includes..more »
The latest numbers from Statistics Canada show a grim reality for people looking for work right here in Medicine Hat. The unemployment rate for April has grown again in the Gas City and it’s creating competition for the jobs close to home. “It’s rough. It’s almost..more »
There’s less than a month to go until the third anniversary of the June 2013 flood that devastated parts of Medicine Hat along with many other southern Alberta municipalities. Flood waters peaked in the Hat on June 23 causing 10,000 people to evacuate and closing of some of the bridges in the city. The Trans Canada bridge remained open but..more »