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How Big Is A Hectare? A Better Way to Visualize The Size

How Big Is A Hectare? A Better Way to Visualize The Size

 An international rugby field as pictured above is very close to one hectare in size.

With all the forest fires currently burning in British Columbia and Alberta, the word hectare is used more often than not to measure the size … Read the rest

May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Book Showcase for Parents

Book Showcase for Parents

Raising children is a full-time, life-time endeavor that often makes parents question their own upbringing and influences the way they raise their children based on their experiences.  Add in other influences such as the other parent, grandparents, other family members, … Read the rest

May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Finishing Touches to the Gazebo by FCOG

Finishing Touches to the Gazebo by FCOG

Matthew MacIntyre from Repsol, Courtney Veinotte & Jeremey Druer from Shell Canada, Michelle McMullen and Bob Leonard from Trilogy Energy stained the gazebo on May 12. Photo by Brandi Camilleri

Volunteers add finishing touches to Gazebo

The finishing touches on … Read the rest

May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments More
FRESON Bros. to Donate $116,898.54 to Red Cross

FRESON Bros. to Donate $116,898.54 to Red Cross

Fox Creek’s Freson Bros. fundraiser for Fort McMurray, held on Saturday, May 7.

FCFD Volunteer members and the Alberta Health Service staff, joined by Tracy McGowan, helping to sell Fort McMurray shirts, & Ronald Pangan, Freson Bros. staff at the … Read the rest

May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Mind over Matter

Mind over Matter

Mind over Matter focuses on Shining Stars in our Community. The second recipient was Diane Ahn (centre). She was interviewed by Jennifer Becker, Director of Community Services and Sandra Hardy (left), CHAMP Coordinator on May 9th. Photo by Brandi Camilleri.… Read the rest

May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Volunteers prep the Community Garden

Volunteers prep the Community Garden

Allen Hansen, James Weber and Donna Moore have been faithful volunteers, working hard to get the garden boxes ready for this year’s planting season at the Community Garden. Photo submitted.

The Fox Creek Community Garden is prepping for the season.… Read the rest

May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments More
* Update, Splashpark opens Today, May 3rd

* Update, Splashpark opens Today, May 3rd

The Splashpark, located at Lion’s Park on the corner of 5th Street and 4th Avenue, will open today May 3 at 1:30 pm.

During the unusual warmer weather we are experiencing this time of year, many are looking for ways … Read the rest

May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments More
13 Ways to Kill Your Community

13 Ways to Kill Your Community

President Doug Griffiths in Fox Creek on April 19. There’s Always a Way. 13 Ways.ca

Instead of focusing on what you can do right, Doug Griffiths has a different approach – focusing on the things that you shouldn’t do.

There … Read the rest

April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Special Place in her Heart

Special Place in her Heart

In late September 2015, 14 year old Elizabeth Duff informed her parents that she had started her industrial arts project for the semester at the Fox Creek School.

It was a little picnic table.

It was similar to the one … Read the rest

April 19, 2016 | 2 Comments More
Volunteers, Roots of our Strong Community

Volunteers, Roots of our Strong Community

April 10 to April 16 was National Volunteer Week (NVW), a time to celebrate and thank Canada’s 12.7 million volunteers. This year marks the 13th consecutive year that Volunteer Canada and Investors Group have partnered to deliver the NVW campaign.Read the rest

April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments More



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