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Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Motorcycle rider dead after crash on Highway 16

A man is dead following a crash on Highway 16 over the weekend. The crash was on Saturday evening at around 6:41 at the intersection of Highway 21 just outside of Sherwood Park. Strathcona County RCMP were redirecting traffic as

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Strathcona County Food Bank.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Strathcona County Food Bank celebrates 40 years with Gala

The Strathcona County Food Bank is hosting a Nourish Gala over the weekend to celebrate its 40th anniversary. In just 2023 alone the food bank helped over 17,000 people, with many of them being children. This Gala, held on Saturday

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Strathcona County.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Strathcona County introduced new affordable housing strategy

Strathcona County has developed a new Housing Affordability Strategy, that was approved by council earlier this week. Right now, about 15 per cent of households in Strathcona County are living in unaffordable housing, meaning that they’re spending 30 per cent

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RCMP cruiser.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Two charged for attempted fraud at car dealership

Strathcona County RCMP have charged two people for allegedly trying to defraud a car dealership. Earlier this month it was reported to police that a man and woman tried to purchase a $90,000 vehicle from a local dealership while allegedly

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Strathcona County firefighters.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Strathcona County places fire restriction in effect

A fire restriction has been declared for Strathcona County. Although the county placed a fire advisory in effect earlier this month, the dry conditions and windy weather has led to an upgrade to a fire restriction. This means that open

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RCMP Cruiser.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Range Road 221 closes due to crash

Strathcona County RCMP responded to a crash in Ardrossan that happened on Sunday morning. The crash was reported at around 9 a.m. on Range Road 221 between Wye Road and Township Road 530. The crash had caused closures on the

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Strathcona County crash.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Strathcona County highway closes following semi rollover

A portion of Highway 16 was blocked and closed following a semi-truck rollover that happened on Wednesday morning. The crash was at around 9:00 a.m., with the crash happening near Range Road 212 just outside of Ardrossan. Police were asking

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Mya Stirling.
Sherwood Park/Strathcona

Sherwood Park school hosting student film festival

This week marks the return of the Hawk Film Festival at F.R. Haythorne Junior High. On Thursday, students at the school’s Film Production program will be showcasing films that they wrote, shot, and edited throughout the semester, with the films

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