Josh Aldrich, Camrose Canadian


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Advisory issued for Miquelon Lake

Alberta Health Services is advising people not to swim or wade in Miquelon Lake due to elevated levels of fecal coliforms.

Austin Siminick, 18 months, and his mother Kim Siminick cool off at the Camrose Splash Park in on July 6 as temperatures hit 26.6 C in the afternoon. Josh Aldrich/ Camrose Canadian

Be cautious with first heat wave of summer

There is no doubting summer is with temperatures hitting near 30 C in Camrose late last week and more of the same in the forecast for this weekend.

Fireworks at Rudy Swanson Park at sunset prior to the Canada 150 on Canada Day in Camrose, Alta. on Saturday July 1, 2017. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian/Postmedia Network

150 and counting

Not even an evening storm could dampen the Canada 150 celebrations – they were just moved indoors.