The Athabasca Advocate http://www.athabascaadvocate.com Athabasca News, Events, and more. <![CDATA[Response to "Think first, talk later"]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Response-to-quotThink-first-talk-laterquot-20170406 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 10:00:04 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Response-to-quotThink-first-talk-laterquot-20170406 <![CDATA[Boyle mill to go up for sale]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Boyle-mill-up-for-sale-20170404 The old Millar Western saw mill will once again be back on the market, as Northland Forest Products (NFP) will not be reopening it for business.
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Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Boyle-mill-up-for-sale-20170404
<![CDATA[Talks continue on library rent hike]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Talks-continue-on-library-rent-hike-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Talks-continue-on-library-rent-hike-20170404 <![CDATA[Memories in a photograph]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Memories-in-a-photograph-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Memories-in-a-photograph-20170404 <![CDATA[The state of the Nancy Appleby Theatre]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/The-state-of-the-Nancy-Appleby-Theatre-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/The-state-of-the-Nancy-Appleby-Theatre-20170404 <![CDATA[Donors drop-in on centre for dinner]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Donors-dropin-on-centre-for-dinner-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Donors-dropin-on-centre-for-dinner-20170404 <![CDATA[Focusing on the details]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Focusing-on-the-details-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Focusing-on-the-details-20170404 <![CDATA[Financial madness]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Financial-madness-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Financial-madness-20170404 <![CDATA[Protect dogs and the public]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Protect-dogs-and-the-public-20170404 In a recent Town of Athabasca Council meeting, Councillor Verhaeghe correctly brought forward a concern from Dr. Smith concerning a dog attack.
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Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Protect-dogs-and-the-public-20170404
<![CDATA[Do the research]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Do-the-research-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Do-the-research-20170404 <![CDATA[Athabasca on the radar]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Athabasca-on-the-radar-20170328 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:22 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Athabasca-on-the-radar-20170328 <![CDATA[Polishing the Appleby]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Polishing-the-Appleby-20170321 The "disrepair" of the Nancy Appleby Theatre was the main topic of discussion during the Athabasca Regional Multiplex Society's (ARMS) public meeting March 13.
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:07 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Polishing-the-Appleby-20170321
<![CDATA[Doctor approaches town on dangerous dog bylaw]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Doctor-approaches-town-on-dangerous-dog-bylaw-20170328 The Town of Athabasca’s council discussed instituting a bylaw to control the possession certain breeds of "dangerous" dogs.
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:23 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Doctor-approaches-town-on-dangerous-dog-bylaw-20170328
<![CDATA[Library facing rent increase]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Library-facing-rent-increase-20170328 Contention between the Athabasca library board and the Athabasca Regional Multiplex Society (ARMS) after a rent increase brought members of the library board before town council for direction at their budget meeting March 20. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:23 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Library-facing-rent-increase-20170328 <![CDATA[Local skaters bust some moves]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Local-skaters-bust-some-moves-20170328 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:24 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Local-skaters-bust-some-moves-20170328 <![CDATA[In one fell swoop]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/In-one-fell-swoop-20170328 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:23 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/In-one-fell-swoop-20170328 <![CDATA[Aspen View ‘profoundly disappointed’ in province’s budget]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Aspen-View-profoundly-disappointed-in-provinces-budget-20170328 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:23 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Aspen-View-profoundly-disappointed-in-provinces-budget-20170328 <![CDATA[Investing in the future]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Investing-in-the-future-20170328 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:22 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Investing-in-the-future-20170328 <![CDATA[No escaping old buildings]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/No-escaping-old-buildings-20170328 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:07 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/No-escaping-old-buildings-20170328 <![CDATA[Bantam Blazers get gold at provincials]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Bantam-Blazers-get-gold-at-provincials-20170321 The Boyle Bantam Blazers are now the proud owners of some gold provincial hardware, after competing against the Hanna Colts in the Bantam ‘D' provincial final and coming out victorious.
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Bantam-Blazers-get-gold-at-provincials-20170321
<![CDATA[Temporary tolls set up for three days]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Temporary-tolls-set-up-for-three-days-20170321 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Temporary-tolls-set-up-for-three-days-20170321 <![CDATA[River Rats lineup now out]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/River-Rats-lineup-now-out-20170321 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/River-Rats-lineup-now-out-20170321 <![CDATA[Old Brick School to be fixed up]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Old-Brick-School-to-be-fixed-up-20170321 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Old-Brick-School-to-be-fixed-up-20170321 <![CDATA[Up and Atom]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Up-and-Atom-20170321 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Up-and-Atom-20170321 <![CDATA[New bridge funding announced]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/New-bridge-funding-announced-20170321 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/New-bridge-funding-announced-20170321 <![CDATA[Taking a stand]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Taking-a-stand-20170314 Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Taking-a-stand-20170314 <![CDATA[CAO deadlock remains]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/CAO-deadlock-remains-20170314 Council remains in a deadlock on hiring a new chief administrative officer, with no apparent movement to find a replacement for interim CAO Doug Topinka in weeks.
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/CAO-deadlock-remains-20170314
<![CDATA[A survivor's tale]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/A-survivors-tale-20170314 She suffered isolation, manipulation and abuse in all of its ugly forms by the hands of her lover for three years.
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/A-survivors-tale-20170314
<![CDATA[Upping the anti of false alarms]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Upping-the-anti-of-false-alarms-20170314 Council passed first and second reading of stricter false alarm bylaw, increased penalties and alarm system registry
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Upping-the-anti-of-false-alarms-20170314
<![CDATA[Pulling a move]]> http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Pulling-a-move-20170314 The time approaches for the town's interim chief administrative officer to depart, and it's time for council members to take responsibility for the issue.
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.athabascaadvocate.com/article/Pulling-a-move-20170314