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
City officials received another flood mitigation update Thursday afternoon at City Hall. While there was very little in the way of new information, the plans for permanent berms have become somewhat clearer. The city’s General Manager of Municipal Works says there will be spaces left to..more »
A tentative agreement has been reached between JBS and its workers at the Brooks meat packing plant. UFCW Local 401 president Doug O’Halloran says employees will now vote on the deal Monday, July 28. If the deal is accepted, it would mean a workers strike is avoided, but..more »
Stampede kicked off today and lots of smiling and excited faces came through the gates ready to enjoy all the event has to offer. Amongst all the excitment we tend to forget all the hard working people who work year round to make the event fun and safe for everyone. The stampede can be a ..more »
PC Leadership candidate Ric McIver is in Medicine Hat tonight, promoting his campaign for rural Albertans. This afternoon, he met farmers and ranchers the Pahl Livestock ranch out near Suffield. He committed to improving access to markets for our crops and meat products. The former transportation..more »