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Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools board notes Mar. 14

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:01 PM

“Momentum”, a non-profit organization based out of Calgary, presented to the board on increasing knowledge and...

Alberta Agri-news

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 12:56 PM

Turning animals onto pastures while grass plants are still small, succulent, and their second leaf barely fully emerged...

Millet Museum ready for 2017 season

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:13 PM

The Travel Alberta 2017 Spring Training and Showcase was held in Edmonton and has prepared your local Millet Visitor Information...

The Trans-Canada Highway: connecting Canadians from coast to coast

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 12:53 PM

On September 3, 1962, Prime Minister John Diefenbaker officially opened the Trans-Canada Highway...

Provincial highway failing in Millet, council implores province for repairs

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:11 PM

To address and hopefully repair what Town of Millet engineers are calling a roadway in “danger of immediate failure'...

MSI funding approved for two-year extension

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:04 PM

Municipal Sustainability Initiative (MSI) funding has been renewed for an additional two years, heard County of Wetaskiwin...

Millet council will work with Vicinia on ICF, MDP plans

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:08 PM

Millet town council will develop mandatory cooperative plans with adjacent municipalities after reading a staff recommendation...

Bill 8 provisions accepted by Wetaskiwin County

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 12:55 PM

Many of the items addressed in Bill 8, more commonly referred to as An Act to Strengthen Municipal Government...

MSI 2017 funding approved for county recreation groups

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 12:58 PM

Recently approved allocations of the County of Wetaskiwin’s Municipal Sustainability Initiative (MSI) funds have left some...

Wetaskiwin County enters new cemetery agreement with city

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:06 PM

The County of Wetaskiwin is entering into an agreement with the City of Wetaskiwin to provide 50 per cent of the...

Wetaskiwin singer shines at Star Search competition

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 1:24 PM

While she didn’t start her musical journey in country music, one Wetaskiwin youth is making a name...

New six-race series at EIR this summer

  • updated May 24, 2017 at 8:55 AM

NASCAR will be returning to Edmonton International Raceway this summer the raceway announced...

Theft of travel trailer

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 8:47 AM

Investigation into the matter revealed the trailer was stolen between May 17 and May 20.

Local Farmers market grows into new space

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 12:53 PM

The Mulhurst Bay Farmers market, located in Mulhurst Bay on the north shore of Pigeon Lake, has grown...

Group says wastewater alternatives exist for Pigeon Lake

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:10 PM

A non-profit group active in the Pigeon Lake area says local governments and other decision-makers aren’t considering...

Leduc 4-H Beef Club show and sale June 5

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:01 PM

The Leduc 4-H Beef Club is preparing to end another great 4-H year! With achievement day coming...

Wetaskiwin Victim Services recognizes two decades of service

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 12:51 PM

Being a victim of crime can cause lasting and life-altering effects; for the past 20 years Wetaskiwin...

Break-in at Mulhurst Bay under investigation

  • updated May 19, 2017 at 8:28 AM

On May 18, 2017 the Thorsby/Breton RCMP was notified of a break in at Burnt Birch Trailer Association...

Three men with firearm robbed Winfield-area home May 18

  • updated May 19, 2017 at 1:46 PM

During the afternoon of May 18th, 2017, the Thorsby/Breton RCMP responded to a complaint of a robbery with firearm...

Ready…Set…Grow

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 12:59 PM

Time to start planning the garden season says local expert

Off leash park bylaw approved for Millet

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:07 PM

Millet’s off leash dog park was approved with the town’s 2017 capital budget. Council passed the bylaw...

County council debates watershed protection rezoning application

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 12:50 PM

With concerns a property application does not meet watershed protection zoning requirements, County...

Millet to hold fundraiser for boys with rare metabolic disorder

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:05 PM

All across the province Albertan’s consistently prove that when times are tough they unite to ensure support for those in need.

Discussions begin on rural recreation concerns

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 12:47 PM

To help combat the rising levels of inactivity and body mass index rates in rural areas, the County...

Local roofing company holds open house in Mulhurst Bay

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 12:54 PM

A local, family-owned roofing business is holding an open house in Mulhurst Bay May 28 to let property...