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September 15th News Update

The community gathered in Abraham’s Land in Thickwood-Timberlea on Friday to participate in the official groundbreaking for the Northside Recreation Centre Twin Arena. Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) Mayor ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 15 September 2014 | Hits: 76

September 12th News Update

It’s a very busy weekend around the region. Syncrude Community Registration days is set for tomorrow for residents to find out whats available to them in Wood Buffalo. The Fort ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 12 September 2014 | Hits: 111

6th Annual KAOS 91.1 Free Family Skate

Join KAOS 91.1 on Sunday afternoons from 2:30-4:30pm at our 6th Annual KAOS Free Family Skates this fall/winter at the Suncor Community Leisure Centre at MacDonald Island Park.  We're going ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 12 September 2014 | Hits: 88

September 11th News Update

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo would like to remind the community the final date for registration for participation in the 2014 ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 11 September 2014 | Hits: 116

September 9th News Update

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is reminding residents of the implementation of a comprehensive parking strategy during the DMG Oil Sands Trade Show and Conference which runs ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 9 September 2014 | Hits: 105

September 8th News Update

A possible work stoppage by Taxi drivers in Fort McMurray has been averted. The chair of the Taxi Advisory Committee (TAC) says a meeting last week proposed several changes to ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 8 September 2014 | Hits: 114

September 5th News Update

Crews have begun repairs to the overpass at Voyageur Road north of Fort McMurray on Highway 63. The overpass was struck in 2013 by a High Load Transport. Repairs will ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 5 September 2014 | Hits: 121

September 4th News Update

Suncor Energy announced it has reached an agreement to sell its Wilson Creek assets located near Rimbey, Alberta to Tamarack Acquisition Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tamarack Valley ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 4 September 2014 | Hits: 130

Oil Barons Tailgate Party

Join KAOS 91.1 and the Oil Barons this Friday, September 5th, from 6-8pm as we host a tailgate party to celebrate the beginning of their 2014-15 season at the Casman ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Wednesday, 3 September 2014 | Hits: 61

September 3rd News Update

The Snye boat launch will close today for annual dredging operations. Dredging is expected to take one day. The launch will remain closed for up to two days afterward to ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 3 September 2014 | Hits: 94

September 2nd News Update

The Fort McMurray Oil Barons and KAOS 91.1 officially signed their new partnership agreement today. Under the new agreement, KAOS 91.1 will broadcast all 60 regular season Oil Barons games, ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 2 September 2014 | Hits: 165

August 29th News Update

Sustainival is back bigger and better than ever. All weekend long there will be awesome rides, prizes and the Green Beast Challenege at MacDonald Island. Sustainival founder, Joey Hundert, says ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 29 August 2014 | Hits: 76

FMSPCA Paws In The Park

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      Whether it's Tony, Fee-Fee, Spark or Ruff, they've become a close part of your family.  But not all animals have that opportunity and sometimes they end up abandoned, abused or ho... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 29 August 2014 | Hits: 31

August 28th News Update

Fort McMurray's Franklin Avenue and Thickwood A&W locations finished 2nd and 3rd in the nation when it comes to raising cash for the 6th annual Cruisin' to End MS day. ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 28 August 2014 | Hits: 73

August 27th News Update

Construction on a new non-motorized bike park has begun, and residents are advised that the forested area near Silin Forest Road is closed until the bike park is complete. The ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 27 August 2014 | Hits: 66

August 26th News Update

Residents of Fort McMurray north of the river are being advised to upgrade their water meters.  Warren Kragnes, Metering Foreman from Environmental Services, explains a big drawback of not having ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Tuesday, 26 August 2014 | Hits: 111

August 25th News Update

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo has officially launched a new hotline for area residents. The Pulse: Wood Buffalo Call Line, 780.743.7000, will provide 24-hours a day, seven days a ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Tuesday, 26 August 2014 | Hits: 90

KAOS 91.1 will broadcast Oil Barons

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The Fort McMurray Oil Barons and KAOS 91.1 are pleased to announce that they have entered into a broadcast agreement for the 2014-15 Alberta Junior Hockey League season. Under the new ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 22 August 2014 | Hits: 134

August 22nd News Update

A 29-year-old Fort McMurray man was arrested and 13 firearms were seized by Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) in connection to a British Columbia-based weapons trafficker. Travis ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 22 August 2014 | Hits: 104

August 21st News Update

The chief social innovator for Fusesocial Wood Buffalo, Manny Makia, says this years Taste of Wood Buffalo once again hit the mark. He says the event celebrated its fifth year ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Thursday, 21 August 2014 | Hits: 146

August 20th News Update

Effective August 31st, RMWB Transit is making changes to it's schedule in hopes of improving connections and reliability of its service. The changes include the following: New routes between downtown, Thickwood ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 20 August 2014 | Hits: 72

August 19th News Update

If your communte includes Highway 63 downtown today you may want to prepare from for some delays. The area affected this morning will be Highway 63 northbound between Morrison Street ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 19 August 2014 | Hits: 109

August 15th News Update

As construction work progresses on the site of St Kateri School in Eagle Ridge, the school office will not be open to the public on August 18th. In the interim, ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 15 August 2014 | Hits: 119

August 14th News Update

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tim Reid effective September 12, 2014. Reid has accepted the ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 14 August 2014 | Hits: 206

August 13th News Update

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced today that the Alberta Federation of Labour (AFL) has paid $50,000 in administrative monetary penalties as part of a settlement over violations ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 13 August 2014 | Hits: 125

August 12th News Update

Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking the assistance from the public in relation to a significant amount of damage caused to construction equipment at the Cormode & Dickson construction site located ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 12 August 2014 | Hits: 158

August 11th News Update

The Alberta Integrated Traffic Unit (ITU), Wood Buffalo has had a busy start to August. 562 total charges were laid by the ITU during the first week of August. A ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 11 August 2014 | Hits: 147

August 8th News Update

Today, and every Friday until the end of the 2015 Western Canada Summer Games, is games wear Friday in Wood Buffalo. Deputy Mayor Jane Stroud made the proclamation on behalf ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 8 August 2014 | Hits: 175

August 7th News Update

The Director of Communications & Community Impact with the United Way of Fort McMurray is looking forward to seeing what new heights the fall Community Campaign can reach. Russsell Thomas ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 7 August 2014 | Hits: 147

August 6th News Update

A member from the RCMP Boyle Detachment was sentenced to a 1 year conditional discharge. The sentence comes after Constable Jason Clace pleaded guilty this past June to a charge ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 6 August 2014 | Hits: 151

RCMP Seek Public's Assistance in Tire Sl

The Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking the assistance from the general public in relation to a rash of tire slashing’s. On the evening of Friday, July 25 and early morning hours ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 5 August 2014 | Hits: 123

August 5th News Update

A spokesperson for Canada Post says residents along Greely Road should soon learn how and when their new community mailboxes will be ready for them. Last week Canada Post removed ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 5 August 2014 | Hits: 536

Sharathon 2014

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On Tuesday, September 16th and Wednesday, September 17th join KAOS 91.1 in celebrating another year of God's faithfullness and please consider partnering with us financially for the coming year, so ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Saturday, 2 August 2014 | Hits: 98

August 1st News Update

Alberta Occupational Health and Safety is investigating after the death of an employee at a Suncor Energy worksite. The 43 year old male worker was found early Thursday morning and ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 1 August 2014 | Hits: 184

July 31st News Update

The Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking assistance from the general public in regards to an aggravated assault investigation. The RCMP were first alerted to the assault early Tuesday, morning, after ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 31 July 2014 | Hits: 207

RCMP Seek Public's Assistance with Aggra

Wood Buffalo RCMP are seeking help from the public in regards to an aggravated assault investigation. Police were first alerted to the assault in the early morning hours of Tuesday, July ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 31 July 2014 | Hits: 162

July 30th News Update

All three candidates for the leadership of the PC have issued statements over the latest allegations against Alison Redford and her travel expenses. Jim Prentice calls the revelations of inappropriate ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 30 July 2014 | Hits: 137

July 29th News Update

Motorists can expect a traffic pattern change on the East Service Road near the Confederation Interchange on Highway 63 later today. Jamie Friesen, a Public Affairs Officer with Alberta Transportation, ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 29 July 2014 | Hits: 150

July 28th News Update

The wildfire hazard level for the Fort McMurray Wildfire Management Area (WMA) has climbed back up to Moderate. With the chance of thunderstorms and lightning in the area over the next ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 28 July 2014 | Hits: 181

Tim Neufeld Concert September 15th

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW Get your tickets now, for Tim & the Glory Boys, a presentation of KAOS 91.1! on Monday, September 15th come to the Fellowship Baptist Church (141 Alberta ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Saturday, 26 July 2014 | Hits: 130

July 25th News Update

According to Statistics Canada, Taxfilers in Wood Buffalo census area have laid claim to the highest median total family income at $177,510.  Wood Buffalo is followed by Yellowknife, Northwest Territories ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 25 July 2014 | Hits: 183

Sound of Victory 2014

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Saturday, September 13th, Daystar Chapel and the Redeemed Christian Church of God invite you to join them at their 7th Annual Sound of Victory concert.  Come to Holy Trinity High ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 25 July 2014 | Hits: 131

July 24th News Update

To expedite water main repairs, Hardin Street is being partially closed at the intersection of Highway 63. The lane closest to Tim Hortons will remain open but all other lanes ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 24 July 2014 | Hits: 138

July 23rd News Update

The Wood Buffalo Integrated Traffic Unit & Municipal Traffic have issued 10 distracted driving charges following Mondays tragic fatal accident on Highway 63. Sheriff Colin Dipasquale says the drivers charged ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 23 July 2014 | Hits: 157

July 22nd News Update

An Ontario man has died after a collision yesterday afternoon on Highway 63. The 66 year old male was the lone occupant of a pick up truck that was travelling ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 22 July 2014 | Hits: 139

July 21st News Update

Two men are to appear in a Fort McMurray courtroom this morning to answer to charges stemming from their arrest last Wednesday. Mohamed Aden (19) of Etobicoke, ON and Mohamed ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 21 July 2014 | Hits: 122

July 18th News Update

Wood Buffalo RCMP, Regional Emergency Services and HERO1 from Phoenix Heli-Flight responded at approximately 11pm last night to the scene of a major collision at mile marker 186 on highway ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 18 July 2014 | Hits: 169

July 16th News Update

Phoenix Heli-Flight has moved to the next level with the official unveiling of their new medevac chopper that will serve the region. The new aircraft, which includes a northern lights ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 16 July 2014 | Hits: 223

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Family Day Weekend Is Here!

On this Family Day weekend, make sure you do what it says on the tin… have, at least a day, wit... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 14.02.2014

24 Hours For #SubzeroYMM

This weekend I’ll be undertaking a little challenge. I’m headed out onto Gregoire Lake to see w... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 17.01.2014

Driving With Snow Plows

We’ve had quite a bit of snow this winter, and a fair share of ice too! Here are a few tips to ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 06.01.2014

Free Christmas Music

Here's an early Christmas present for you, some FREE Christmas music!  Just go to http://f... Read more...

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Can You See Me Now?

    I think this is probably one of my favourite photos of the week. Caption it! Photo cour... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 06.12.2013

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It's Christmas in Fort McMurray!

  This past weekend certainly kicked off Christmas in Fort McMurray! We had the Lights of Ch... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 25.11.2013

A Vacation Like No Other

So you think you’ve travelled? Clearly you haven’t met this guy. Canadian Mike Spencer Brown ha... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 13.11.2013

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What's In That McRib?

I’m not really a fan of fast food, especially the likes of McDonald’s and Burger King. Yes when... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 13.11.2013

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Twinkies Like You've Never Seen Them Before

Another food post I know. But I don’t want to be the guy that didn’t tell you about this! Deep ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 01.11.2013

Fort McMurray's Past

If you’re a bit of a history buff, or just like to know a little about our heritage. Check out ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 23.10.2013

Bears Breaking Into Cars?

If you’re one of those people that doesn’t think locking your car when it’s in the drive isn’t ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 18.10.2013

Thanksgiving Crafts

Want something to do with the kids this Thanksgiving weekend? It’s always great to remind both ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 10.10.2013

Volvo Sets Mileage Record

Here’s something you don’t hear everyday! A New Yorker recently drove his Volvo to it’s three m... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 27.09.2013

Did You See My Marathon 'Selfie'?

You may or may not be aware that we had a half marathon through the downtown area of our city r... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 18.09.2013

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Sorry, Can You Say Your Order Again

  Want to know what to do if you have too much time on your hands? Go into a fast food outle... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 18.09.2013

A Few Tithing Stats For You

If you want an interesting read today take a look at this Relevant article. Some of their stats... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 23.08.2013

World's Worst Road?

If you think we have bad roads in Fort McMurray, take a look at this one in Russia! http://www... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 16.08.2013

Live In a Dumpster?

If you're frustrated with the cost of rent in Fort McMurray, why not do what this guy did and l... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 15.08.2013

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Salad Stacking?

  I’ve recently been made aware of a craze that swept China and now no longer exists. Yes, I... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 01.08.2013

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Job Posting With No Description?

  Ever felt like you don’t know what you’re getting into when applying for a new job? Well t... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 29.07.2013

Always Check To See Who You're Swimming With

Who said cats don’t like water? A cougar recently went for a swim just off of Vancouver Island!... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 24.07.2013

Do You Loose Stuff?

Ever wanted to keep track of that remote control or wondered where the dog is before you leave ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 17.06.2013

Senior Citizen Drives Like A Boss

How long do you think you’ll be driving for? Maybe until you’re 85? 95? Well how about until yo... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 06.06.2013

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A Warm Welcome To The Lasagna Burger

I'm always looking for new and interesting types of food, especially when it comes to burgers! ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 30.05.2013