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May 26th News Update

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The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo has applied a full fire ban across the Municipality due to high, very high or extreme wildfire hazard levels resulting from the continuing and ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | Hits: 110

May 25th News Update

Cenovus Energy Inc. evacuated all staff from its Foster Creek oil sands and Athabasca natural gas operations this weekend. They shut down production as a precaution due to a forest ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 25 May 2015 | Hits: 83

May 22nd News Update

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Want to be part of a World Record attempt. The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo is inviting you and 4400 of your friends to come to the ribbon cutting ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 22 May 2015 | Hits: 182

May 21st News Update

Regional Transit service is set to move in-house on Friday, May 22. The transition will be complete in the afternoon. Once the transition is finished, the Municipality will operate all ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 21 May 2015 | Hits: 118

May 20th News Update

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Wood Buffalo RCMP have confirmed the deceased male found over the weekend died as the result of a gunshot wound.  The details came after the Medical Examiner in Edmonton carried ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | Hits: 110

May 19th News Update

An autopsy will be performed today, in Edmonton, on the body of a deceased male found in Fort McMurray over the weekend. RCMP continue to investigate the discovery, on Saturday ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | Hits: 93

May 15th News Update

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Wood Buffalo RCMP are looking for your assistance in identifying a suspect in the shooting incident Tuesday at the Morrison Center at 9914 Morrison Street, Fort McMurray. Police now have ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 15 May 2015 | Hits: 115

May 14th News Update

Wood Buffalo RCMP have laid charges in connection with a vehicle-pedestrian collision. The incident happened around 11 am in a crosswalk near St Martha's school.  The woman who was struck ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 14 May 2015 | Hits: 98

May 13th News Update

You may not want them, but your tax bills from the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo are on their way. The municipal council has approved the lowest municipal residential tax ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | Hits: 97

May 12th News Update

An advocate for First Nation Health has been let go in Fort Chipewyan.In a letter to Dr. John O'Connor, the Nunee Health Board Society says they no longer require Dr. ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | Hits: 132

May 11th News Update

Graduates filled the Keyano College Theatre on Friday for their convocation ceremony. The Keyano College 49th Annual Convocation was celebrated in two ceremonies. Dr. Kevin Nagel, President & CEO, Keyano ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 11 May 2015 | Hits: 121

May 8th News Update

More lead-footed drivers are cooling their heels thanks to a 5-day operation by the Alberta Integrated Traffic Unit (ITU) in the Wood Buffalo region. From May 3rd until May 7th, ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 8 May 2015 | Hits: 138

May 7th News Update

Wildrose leader Brian Jean says he and his team are gearing up to hit the ground running. One day after their 2nd place finish to the NDP, Jean says he ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 7 May 2015 | Hits: 107

Music Submission?

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KAOS 91.1 is proud to support Canadian artists, both locally, provincially and nationally.  If you're a part of a band or are a soloist and would like to submit your ... Read more

News and Events | Jonathan Andrews | Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | Hits: 45

May 6th News Update

It's the dawn of a new era in Alberta Politics. In what the polls had predicted Rachel Notley and the Alberta NDP cruised to a majority government. The NDP picked ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | Hits: 121

KAOS 91.1 Golf Tournament

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Join KAOS 91.1 on August 20th at the Miskanaw Golf Couse at MacDonald Island for our 1st Annual fundraising Golf Tournament!  More details to co... Read more

News and Events | Jonathan Andrews | Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | Hits: 106

May 5th News Update

The campaigning is done. It is now your chance to exercise your right to have your voice heard. It is election day in the province of Alberta. Polling stations are ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | Hits: 141

May 4th News Update

A busy final day for candidates on the campaign trail.  All the candidates we have spoken to during the campaign say health care, transportation, the economy, and education has been ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 4 May 2015 | Hits: 117

May 1st News Update

There is growing friction as the provincial election campaign comes to a close. Wildrose leader and Fort McMurray Conklin candidate Brian Jean says the two current MLAs have let down ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 1 May 2015 | Hits: 174

Dan Bremnes/Jon Neufeld May 6th

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KAOS 91.1 and Food for the Hungry present Capitol Recording artist, Dan Bremnes and Starfield's Jon Neufeld May 6th in Fort McMurray, at McMurray Gospel Assembly! Join us in this specia... Read more

News and Events | Jonathan Andrews | Friday, 1 May 2015 | Hits: 111

Celebrate Motherhood this Mom's Day!

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This Mother's Day, Celebrate Motherhood with KAOS 91.1 Now till May 7th, nominate a deserving mom or expectant mother by phone, email, facebook or twitter for their chance to win a storktastic ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 1 May 2015 | Hits: 734

Election Alberta 2015

With all polls reporting in Fort McMurray-Conklin and Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo, here's who the local representatives will be: Brian Jean (Wildrose Party) with 43.87% of the vote in Fort McMurray-Conklin.  Click ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 1 May 2015 | Hits: 449

Summer Games theme song "Alive"

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Check out the new theme song for the Western Canada Summer Games 2015 Wood Buffalo, that was unveiled Wednesday evening at the 100 Days Out celebration!  It's called ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Thursday, 30 April 2015 | Hits: 96

April 30th News Update

Both the Fort McMurray Airport Authority and the owner of Bills General Cleaning say Temporary Foreign Workers are not going to be used for cleaning services at the airport. Bill ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 30 April 2015 | Hits: 174

April 29th News Update

Today is your first opportunity to vote in the Advance Polls for the provincial election. The polling stations are open from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Advance polls will be ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 29 April 2015 | Hits: 162

April 28th News Update

Traffic was disrupted earlier this morning southbound on Highway 63. The disruption was caused by a downed light pole on Highway 63 and King Street due to a minor vehicle ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 28 April 2015 | Hits: 146

April 27th News Update

A new Mainstreet Technologies poll of 4,295 Albertans finds the Wildrose Party still in the lead after a strong NDP debate performance. The poll has a margin of error of ... Read more

News and Events | Jonathan Andrews | Monday, 27 April 2015 | Hits: 119

April 24th News Update

A new poll by Mainstreet Technologies in the electoral district of Fort McMurray-Conklin shows Wildrose leader Brian Jean ahead of PC candidate Don Scott. With 343 respondents the poll carries ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 24 April 2015 | Hits: 189

April 23rd News Update

Spring cleanup has begun. Crews are sweeping and washing along Franklin Avenue. Over the next week crews will continue on Franklin Avenue and cover Thickwood Boulevard, Confederation Way, Prairie Loop ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 23 April 2015 | Hits: 203

Evolution's Achilles' Heels Film

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On Sunday, April 26th, come see Evolution's Achilles' Heels, a public film screening at Evergreen Christian Reformed Church, presented by Creation Ministries International.  Free tickets are available for pick-up at ... Read more

News and Events | Jonathan Andrews | Thursday, 23 April 2015 | Hits: 62

April 22nd News Update

The Fort McMurray SPCA (FMSPCA) held its 4th annual Animal Abuse Prevention Walk this past Sunday. The walk was originally inspired by the howl heard around the world after the ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 22 April 2015 | Hits: 124

April 21st News Update

Premier Jim Prentice stayed on message yesterday when campaigning in Fort McMurray with his two Candidates Don Scott and Mike Allen. The Premier acknowledges the tough road ahead but says ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 21 April 2015 | Hits: 124

April 20th News Update

The Abasand Fire Victims Relief Fund is over $3,223.25 richer. The money was raised from a pre-game barbecue during an exhibition contest between the Fort McMurray Oil Barons and the ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 20 April 2015 | Hits: 218

April 17th News Update

The PC candidate for Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo is taking exception to a recent NDP comment. On Wednesday the NDP issued a news release stating that the increased number of “red ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 17 April 2015 | Hits: 191

April 16th News Update

Investigators have sufficient evidence to conclusively determine that a fire this week in Abasand started as a result of a discarded cigarette. The investigators released their findings yesterday into ther ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 16 April 2015 | Hits: 187

April 15th News Update

It was another late night at the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo council meeting last night. For a second straight session some items were left untouched on the docket. Council ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 15 April 2015 | Hits: 143

April 14th News Update

A low speed pursuit through Fort McMurray on the weekend may be very costly for a female driver. The vehicle she was driving struck several police cruisers while being pursued. ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 14 April 2015 | Hits: 201

April 13th News Update

The Wood Buffalo Food Bank Association is saying thanks. Their First Annual Servus Credit Union Spring Food Drive brought in over 45,579 pounds of food and over $23,232.10 ... Read more

News and Events | News | Monday, 13 April 2015 | Hits: 158

Find Your Freedom

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THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED.  THANKS TO ALL WHO ENTERED AND CONGRATS TO AMBER, OUR GRAND PRIZE WINNER! Find your freedom this April 24 to 26 at the spring trade show ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 10 April 2015 | Hits: 165

April 10th News Update

Highway 63 was closed for several hours last night following a serious collision on Highway 63 just south of Wandering River. RCMP members and Emergency Services responded to the crash. ... Read more

News and Events | News | Friday, 10 April 2015 | Hits: 199

April 9th News Update

Wildrose Leader Brian Jean has released ‘Standing Up for Albertans! Five Priorities for a better Alberta under Wildrose leadership’. He suggests “the PC plan under Jim Prentice means higher taxes, ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 9 April 2015 | Hits: 224

Global Leadership Summit 2015

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Registration is now open for the Global Leadership Summit 2015 in Fort McMurray. Go to tinyurl.com/GLS15 to register now!  GLS2015 will be hosted at McMurray Gospel Assembly on October 23rd &a... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Wednesday, 8 April 2015 | Hits: 77

April 8th News Update

A new pet therapy pilot program is set to launch at the Fort McMurray International Airport. Passengers passing through on selected Thursday evenings during April, May, and June will be ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 8 April 2015 | Hits: 202

April 7th News Update

It’s official. We are heading to the polls may 5th. PC Alberta candidate for Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo Mike Allen announced that he is eager to start the election. He will ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 7 April 2015 | Hits: 224

Easter Services 2015

Here is a list of most of the Easter Celebrations going on in our community this year: All Saints Anglican Church - 9902 Manning AveApril 2nd: Maundy Thursday at 6:30pm - ... Read more

News and Events | Administrator | Friday, 3 April 2015 | Hits: 260

April 2nd News Update

A 36 year old cab driver was a victim of an assault with a weapon on Fraser Avenue in Fort McMurray shortly after 2:00 a.m. on Monday. A male and ... Read more

News and Events | News | Thursday, 2 April 2015 | Hits: 232

April 1st News Update

It was the special council session that wasn't. The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) council were to hold a special session last night to finish reviewing several projects on ... Read more

News and Events | News | Wednesday, 1 April 2015 | Hits: 287

March 31st News Update

A Fort McMurray RCMP Constable has been charged with bribery and breach of trust. Charged is Constable Kyle Gordon Harrison with: one count: section 120(a) Criminal Code – Bribery of ... Read more

News and Events | News | Tuesday, 31 March 2015 | Hits: 278

Staff Blogs

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Mom's Day

It’s Mother’s Day weekend! That time of the year when we specifically remember the many times m... Read more...

JD's Blog | 08.05.2015

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Election 2015 - Recap

The province has spoken, and a new provincial government is now in effect. The New Democratic P... Read more...

JD's Blog | 06.05.2015

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Full House Is Coming Back!

John Stamos was on a late night talk show this week, and confirmed that Full House is coming ba... Read more...

JD's Blog | 22.04.2015

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Plastic Bags... Again

It seems once again the topic of the plastic bag ban is beginning to resurface as one residen... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 16.04.2015

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Helping The RMWB - One Can At A Time!

I was honored to be a part of the 1st Annual Servus Credit Union Spring Food Drive in support o... Read more...

JD's Blog | 14.04.2015

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Spring Food Drive

  The first annual Servus Credit Union Spring Food Drive for the Wood Buffalo Food Bank is t... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 10.04.2015

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I Now Pronounce You Mr. & Mrs. Burger King

    Sometimes it pays to have a quirky name… literally! While you may think my name is uniq... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 09.04.2015

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The Bible Miniseries Sequel Is Here!

Two years ago, Roma Downey and Mark Burnett released The Bible, a miniseries that show Genesis ... Read more...

JD's Blog | 07.04.2015

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Easter Weekend 2015

It’s my first Easter in Fort McMurray, and I’m looking forward to it! I’m heading to the Inter ... Read more...

JD's Blog | 02.04.2015

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Double Bluff on April Fools Day

  Did you get fooled on April 1st this year? We enjoyed pulling some pranks on one another a... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 02.04.2015

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What Does Easter Mean To You?

They say Easter is the highest attended service at churches around the world every year. Why? W... Read more...

JD's Blog | 31.03.2015

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What Does Easter Mean To You?

They say Easter is the highest attended service at churches around the world every year. Why? W... Read more...

JD's Blog | 31.03.2015

Burger Cologne?

If you’re a burger fan I know you’re going to want burger scented cologne… ooor maybe not? Whe... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 30.03.2015

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for KING & COUNTRY, Newsboys & More coming to Edmonton!

for KING & COUNTRY, Newsboys, Manafest & more are all on the lineup for YC Alberta 2015. Every ... Read more...

JD's Blog | 26.03.2015

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Don't Get Ticketed Over Coffee

If you're on your morning or afternoon coffee break, it's likely coffee is on the mind. It's al... Read more...

JD's Blog | 13.03.2015

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Something To Think About

  Have you ever been to a theatre production where you’ve really felt compelled to make a di... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 12.03.2015

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JD News - March 10 Edition

The Power Up Banquet, and Mike Allen wins the PC Nomination for Wood Buffalo-Fort McMurray. Wel... Read more...

JD's Blog | 09.03.2015

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Christmas Parade Fun

  I hope you enjoyed the Santa Clause Parade last weekend! It may have been a chilly one but... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 02.12.2014

Wood Buffalo Goes Techie

Have you heard about the new apps that have recently been launched by the Regional Municipality... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 01.10.2014

Family Day Weekend Is Here!

On this Family Day weekend, make sure you do what it says on the tin… have, at least a day, wit... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 14.02.2014

24 Hours For #SubzeroYMM

This weekend I’ll be undertaking a little challenge. I’m headed out onto Gregoire Lake to see w... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 17.01.2014

Driving With Snow Plows

We’ve had quite a bit of snow this winter, and a fair share of ice too! Here are a few tips to ... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 06.01.2014

Free Christmas Music

Here's an early Christmas present for you, some FREE Christmas music!  Just go to http://f... Read more...

Jonathan's Blog | 11.12.2013

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Can You See Me Now?

    I think this is probably one of my favourite photos of the week. Caption it! Photo cour... Read more...

Marshall's Blog | 06.12.2013