Spruce Grove announces new measures to combat spread of COVID-19

On the same day provincial officials announced the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases had reached 419, the City of Spruce Grove announced new measures it is taking to try to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in its community. “Effective immediately, all…

Regional transit for Edmonton and nearby communities one step closer to reality

A final report was released Wednesday, spelling out the case for regional transit to serve Edmonton and 12 of its neighbouring communities. “The status quo will not meet the needs of residents,” explained Michael Walters, an Edmonton city councillor and…

Murder charge laid in death of Kelowna woman found west of Edmonton

A Spruce Grove man has been charged with murder after the body of a Kelowna woman was found just north of the city in Parkland County. On Sunday, Nov. 17 around 1:30 a.m., the body of Saladina Vivancos was found…

Sensory Halloween event aims to help kids who struggle with traditional trick-or-treating

An Edmonton-area woman is working to make sure that every child gets to trick-or-treat on Halloween, regardless of how they may react to a more traditional spooky setting. Last year, Kayleigh Lynds created Sensory Halloween, an event that sees specific…

Spruce Grove Tri Leisure Centre evacuated due to ‘unspecified threat’: RCMP

Posted October 17, 2019 9:43 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A recreation centre in the west end of Spruce Grove, Alta., was evacuated Thursday night because of what RCMP called…