The Top News Stories of 2018

From the C.P.C.'s Final Days and a New C.A.O. at the County of Minburn to Pot Bylaws and Vegreville Family Clinic's Response to Online Abuse, 2018 was a busy year for the Country 106 News Room. Here are the Top Three local news stories from every month of 2018 ...

January 2018

1) V.F.D. Promotes Pair to Rank of Lieutenant

2) Fort Saskatchewan - Vegreville M.L.A. Criticizes Newly Forge U.C.P.s

3) V.F.D. Prompts Warning After Sprinkler System Discharge at Pomeroy Inn & Suites

 

 

 


February 2018

1) Lakeland M.P. Warns More Needs To Be Done To Build Pipelines 

2) Town of Vegreville Enacts New Snow Removal By-Law 

3) U.C.P. Shoots Back at Littlewood 

 

 


March 2018 

 

1) Another Super Successful 'Radiothon' Supports St. Joseph's Hospital 

2) Lakeland M.P. Aims to Crack Down on Rural Crime 

3) Vegreville & District Chamber of Commerce Cancels vEGGfest 

 

 


April 2018 

 

 

1) Town of Vegreville Amends Bylaw Ahead of Cannabis Legalization 

2) Senator Doug Black Visits Vegreville 

3) Syrian Refugee Finally 'Home'

 

 


 

May 2018 

 

1) Viking Carena Celebrates Major Milestone 

2) Vegreville Council Responds to Railway Crossing Traffic Jam Complaints 

3) Chamber of Commerce & Long-Time Manager Part Ways

 

 

 


 

June 2018 

1) Vegreville Well Represented at F.C.M. 

2) V.S.A. Receives Over $100,000 from CO-OP 

3) Ukrainian Business Delegates Visit Vegreville 

 

 


July 2018 

 

 

1) Town of Vegreville Gets to Work on Major Capital Works Project 

2) 'Friends of Medicare' Picket 

3) Residents Growing Tired of Train Whistles

 

 

 

 

 

 


August 2018 

 

 

1) C.P.C. in Vegreville Officially Closes It's Doors 

2) Health Care Aid Program Comes to Vegreville 

3) Premier Notley Visit Vegreville 

 

 

 

 

 


September 2018 

1) Covenant Health Celebrates 10 Years of Serving Alberta 

2) Councilor Rudyk Receives AUMA Award of Excellence 

3) Ruptash Launches 'They Who Surround Us' Seek & Spark Campaign 

 

 

 


October 2018 

1) Province Invests in Local Hemp Industry

2) Vegreville Passes Cannabis Bylaw

3) Vegreville & District Chamber of Commerce Hands Out the Hardware

 

 

 


November 2018

 

1) Vegreville Family Clinic Responds to Online Abuse

2) U.C.P. Leader Jason Kenney Visits Vegreville 

3) V.F.D. Members Honored for Years of Service 

 

 

 


 

December 2018 

 

 

1) County of Minburn Conducts By-Election 

2) Town of Vegreville Explore VIA Rail Potential 

3) New County of Minburn C.A.O. Gets to Work

 

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