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Chilly weekend in store for central, northern Alberta; extreme cold warnings in place

EDMONTON — Extreme cold warnings were issued by Environment Canada Friday for areas of northeastern Alberta.

An Arctic ridge will bring very cold temperatures and wind chills near -40 overnight and into Saturday for areas of Lac La Biche County, the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and Wood Buffalo National Park. 266 more words


Quartupaluk House Arrest

A Note: this was written on Dec. 30th. Life has been a bit light on both electricity and internet lately! Brace yourself for words only as I post straight from our little shed in the woods. 1,383 more words


Bees or Bears

A new development has taken place in Quartupaluk and it’s a big one.

We have onesies.

Before I go further, however, I must quickly intervene before the judgment starts. 703 more words


Free French Toast!

Can you believe what a wonderful Fall season we are having?  The morning air is cool and crisp but the sun still beams its warmth during our shortening days.   1,045 more words

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Shoreline Trail - Elk Island National Park

I seem to be lucking out in the weather department the last few weekends and stumbled upon yet another gorgeous fall day. Today my parents joined the dogs and myself for a 6km hike on the Shoreline Trail. 128 more words

Elk Island National Park

Lakeview Trail and Living Waters Boardwalk- Elk Island National Park

Only had time for about an hour of exploring this morning so I decided to cross two short trails off the list. To add a bit more distance we parked at the main lot near Astotin Lake. 467 more words

Elk Island National Park

Astotin Lake - Elk Island National Park

Although technically not a hike, I took a couple nights last week to explore a few walkways around Astotin Lake in Elk Island National Park. One night was clear enough to watch quite the sunset. 63 more words

Elk Island National Park