T55 Daily News Blast

Friday, September 15th

  • The importance of Food Banks this time of the year is being highlighted.
    20% of Canadians are facing food insecurities, and 1 in 3 people needing the resource are children.
  • Nominations for the County of Northern Lights Small Business Awards are open as of today.
    Nomination link can be found through their Facebook or Website.
  • MD of Greenview supporting the Valleyview Health Centre Foundation.
    Supplying grant to purchase 2 new acute care beds.
  • Many Hay River residents will be making the trek back home this weekend.
    Personnel have been preparing the community for re-entry… starting up utilities & essential services.
  • Home Sales in Canada dropped 4% between July & August.
    Higher Bank of Canada rate likely chased away some buyers.
  • FORD has updated their iconic oval logo for the first time in 20 years.
    The new one is a darker blue with white lettering instead of chrome.
  • Study says that those that drink 2-to-3 cups of coffee per day have a lower risk of depression or anxiety.
    Higher risk for those who drink 6 or more.
  • New Movie Alert: A Haunting in Venice
    Stars Jamie Dornan, Michelle Yeoh, Kelly Reilly (Beth on Yellowstone), Tina Fey
  • NWJHL Regular Season starts tonight!
    Fairview is at home against GP. La Crete visits Peace River on Saturday & Sunday.
  • The Toronto Blue Jays host Boston, as they try and move on from a 4-game sweep at the hands of Texas. (Rangers outscored the Jays 35-9)
    The Blue Birds trail Seattle by a game and a half for the last Wild Card spot.
  • CFL Tonight: TOR @ MTL (5:00) & EDM @ SSK (7:30)