Fort McMurray Connect Weekly NewspaperThe Fort McMurray Connect is a locally owned and operated weekly newspaper that brings a distinctive voice to the Wood Buffalo area. It is one of Alberta’s largest circulated weekly newspapers with 21,626 issues available in 65 locations in Fort McMurray and surrounding area.  Their new website at takes Wood Buffalo’s story global. Readers can access individual stories in the news section, with the ability to browse, read, and share award-winning coverage instantly. Their new online calendar features upcoming events.  In addition to the weekly newspaper, they publish a number of supplements including CONNECT Trends, focused on the latest fashion trends, and CONNECT Homes, focused on real estate.

The website showcases a number of blogs maintained by readers including the CONNECT Style blog, the only fashion feature focusing exclusively on local models and fashion. Other blogs focus on sports, movies, books, pets, parenting and entertainment. You’ll find complete copies of past issues of the weekly newspaper on the website. To be included in their online events calendar send submissions to

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