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  • Fort McMurray Oil Barons optimistic as 2023-24 AJHL season gets underway

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Sports News Local Sports Local News Published Sep 28, 2023  •  Last updated Sep 29, 2023  •  1 minute read Rylan Ringor of the Fort McMurray Oil Barons goes against the Lloydminster Bobcats on September 23, 2023. Photo supplied by Dan Lines/Fort McMurray Oil Barons Article content Head coach Adam Manah is…

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  • Fort McMurray-raised actress Kudakwashe Rutendo one of TIFF's Rising Stars

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Local Entertainment Local Community Builder Entertainment Kudakwashe Rutendo discusses her upbringing and goals after being named a Rising Star at the Toronto International Film Festival Published Sep 14, 2023  •  Last updated Sep 14, 2023  •  5 minute read Kudakwashe Rutendo attends the “Backspot” premiere during the 2023 Toronto…

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  • Monster Pro Wrestling brings wrestling back to Fort McMurray after more than 20 years

    Article content Vance Nevada didn’t care much for Fort McMurray when he entered the wrestling ring on Saturday night. After dismissing the “filthy oil” of Fort McMurray on behalf of “my good friend Justin,” there was plenty plenty of boos and trash talking from the crowd. We apologize, but this video has failed to load.…

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  • Fort McMurray 13U baseball team competes in National Western Championships

    Article content Fort McMurray’s 13U baseball team had a rough time at the 13U National Western Championships as the team lost every game they played. The team’s coach, Keith Breen, is proud of how hard the athletes worked this past weekend. Article content We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Fort McMurray 13U…

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  • Fort McMurray's 18U team puts up tough fight at baseball championships

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Sports News Local Sports Local News Published Aug 21, 2023  •  Last updated Aug 22, 2023  •  2 minute read Team Fort McMurray celebrate their victory over Team Alberta at the 2023 18U National Baseball Championships at Ross Hennigar Park on Sunday, August 20, 2023. Vincent McDermott/Fort McMurray Today/Postmedia Network Article content…

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  • Fort McMurray athletes help team win basketball gold at Alberta Summer Games

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Sports News Local Sports Local News Published Aug 14, 2023  •  Last updated Aug 17, 2023  •  2 minute read The North East Zone U14 Boys Basketball team after winning gold at the 2023 Alberta Summer Games. Image supplied by Northern Trailblazers Basketball Article content Seven Fort McMurray athletes and a local…

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  • Fort McMurray IPSC organizers hope to grow the sport as legislation takes aim at handguns

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Sports News Local Sports Local News Published Aug 02, 2023  •  Last updated Aug 03, 2023  •  2 minute read Jody Fox fires his handgun as he competes in an International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) competition at the Fort McMurray Fish and Game Association on Sunday, July 30, 2023. Vincent McDermott/Fort McMurray…

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  • Fort McMurray-raised actress Humberly González stars in upcoming game Star Wars Outlaws

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Local Entertainment Entertainment Published Jun 23, 2023  •  Last updated Jun 24, 2023  •  2 minute read Fort McMurray-raised actress Humberly González wears a motion capture suit to play Kay Vess in Star Wars Outlaws. Screenshot from a June 12, 2023 promotional video by Ubisoft. Article content A Fort…

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  • Fort McMurray firefighter pushes out of his comfort zone in Canada's Ultimate Challenge

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Local Entertainment Entertainment Published Feb 15, 2023  •  Last updated Feb 22, 2023  •  3 minute read Christian Oberegger appears in a handout from CBC’s Canada’s Ultimate Challenge. Article content A Fort McMurray firefighter hopes to inspire people across Canada as he competes on a CBC show that turns…

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  • Fort McMurray loses bid for 2026 Alberta Summer Games to Strathcona County

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Sports News Local Sports Local News Encouraging local sports tourism is still a priority for the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) and Fort McMurray’s athletic community. Author of the article: Vincent McDermott Published Dec 06, 2023  •  2 minute read The opening ceremonies of the 2018 Alberta Summer Games in the…

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