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THERESA WELLS

THERESA WELLS

A little about THERESA WELLS

A freelance writer, blogger and professional communicator who is passionate about her child, her work, her pets, her community and the power of words, Theresa Wells believes perfection in life is achieved when she is surrounded by amazing people, fantastic stories, cold gin and really hot shoes.

All posts by THERESA WELLS

Dec
04
2014
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Published in Sports & Recreation
2014 was an incredibly action-packed year for the RRC and ONE Team, the group of dedicated professionals committed to delivering excellence in sport, recreation and event experiences across the Wood Buffalo region – and what amazing experiences they were this year! This top 10 list covers just some of the…
Dec
04
2014
Volume
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Published in Regulars
Not Your Usual Suspect… Ashley Laurenson When she arrived in 2008 from New Zealand it was because her father, who had been offered an exciting employment opportunity, asked her if she wanted to go on an adventure in Canada. The then 18-year-old Ashley Laurenson packed her bags and came to…
Dec
04
2014
Volume
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Published in Business & Oilsands
On October 16, 2014 representatives of industry, government and the community gathered to honour 85 years of aviation history in the Wood Buffalo region at the Oilsands Banquet VIII. Over 400 guests enjoyed the fine dining atmosphere at the Sawridge Inn while listening to keynote speeches from notable guests such…
Oct
01
2014
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Published in Sports & Recreation
ON MARCH 6, 2014, the social profit sector in the Wood Buffalo region took another step into the future when the United Way of Fort McMurray was announced as the anchor tenant of the new Social Profit Shared Space in Shell Place, the $127-million expansion at MacDonald Island Park in…
Oct
01
2014
Volume
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Published in Regulars
Not Your Usual Suspect… Julie Yekimchuk She arrived in September of 2012, having never before seen the community she was now going to call home. She had heard the stories, half expecting to arrive in “Mordor” and find herself living in a pit of bitumen. But, says Julie Yekimchuk, Fort…
Oct
01
2014
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Published in Features
In every community the not-for-profit or social profit sector forms a backbone of services that provides a social safety net for the citizens. This is no different in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, with hundreds of social profit organizations serving the needs of the communities that make up the…
Jul
26
2014
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Published in Regulars
Not Your Usual Suspect… Ryan Stubbs Considering that he was, by his own admission, “scared to death of dogs” as a child it may seem unusual that Ryan Stubbs now chooses to work as a behaviour-based dog trainer, often dealing with the worst kind of canine delinquents.
May
29
2014
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Published in Regulars
Not Your Usual Suspect… Nick Bernard He moved here almost exactly a year ago, having never even seen Fort McMurray or knowing much about it prior to his arrival.
May
29
2014
Volume
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Published in Lifestyle
The Miskanaw Golf Course, nestled in the boreal forest and home of beautiful season-round vistas, is well known in the Wood Buffalo region for a challenging round of golf under the northern summer sun. What may be less well known, however, is the Miskanaw Golf Club commitment to the development…
Mar
27
2014
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Published in Sports & Recreation
On January 1, 2014 a new entity dedicated to the delivery of excellence in sport, recreation and event experiences emerged in the Wood Buffalo region as the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) began the task of acting as developers and operators of top-notch recreation facilities and locations.

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