Emily Jaycox

RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating homicide in Wetaskiwin

RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating homicide in Wetaskiwin

A homicide investigation is underway after a 34-year-old deceased male was found…

RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating homicide in Wetaskiwin
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Bashaw native Darren Throop appointed to Order of Canada

CEO of entertainment giant eOne born and raised in Bashaw

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Blackfalds RCMP officer’s firearm discharged in struggle

Blackfalds RCMP officer’s firearm discharged in struggle

Red Deer and Sylvan Lake RCMP assist after police vehicle stolen

Blackfalds RCMP officer’s firearm discharged in struggle
Public tip results in arrest of wanted male by Ponoka RCMP

Public tip results in arrest of wanted male by Ponoka RCMP

Fraynn appeared in court in Wetaskiwin on Dec. 9

Public tip results in arrest of wanted male by Ponoka RCMP
Black Press file photo

Proposed health care changes would be “devastating” to rural family practice: president of AMA

AHS, AMA and MLA Ron Orr chime in on recent health care announcements

Black Press file photo
Wanted man resists arrest, found in possession of machetes

Wanted man resists arrest, found in possession of machetes

Donovan Rain of Maskwacis facing multiple charges

Wanted man resists arrest, found in possession of machetes
Photo courtesy of Ponoka County East District Fire Department

UPDATE: All lanes have reopened at Hwy. 611

No serious injuries reported

Photo courtesy of Ponoka County East District Fire Department
UPDATED: Ponoka’s Family Meats Ltd.’s slaughter plant a total loss
UPDATED: Ponoka’s Family Meats Ltd.’s slaughter plant a total loss
Two robberies lead to pursuit and the arrest of three south of Leduc

Two robberies lead to pursuit and the arrest of three south of Leduc

Maskwacis, Wetaskiwin and Leduc RCMP apprehend three suspects in bizarre crime spree

Two robberies lead to pursuit and the arrest of three south of Leduc
Kashton Bull. RCMP photo

UPDATED: Bull has turned himself in to RCMP

Kashton Bull, 19, arrested for attempted murder

Kashton Bull. RCMP photo
Adam at school. Photo has been cropped to protect his identity. Photos submitted

‘It hurts’: Indigenous Alberta boy, 5, comes home with braid undone

Trouble at school leads to conversation on reconciliation, outpouring of support

Adam at school. Photo has been cropped to protect his identity. Photos submitted
Male pedestrian dead after collision with train in Blackfalds

Male pedestrian dead after collision with train in Blackfalds

Man from Red Deer pronounced dead at the scene

Male pedestrian dead after collision with train in Blackfalds
UPDATE: FOUND

UPDATE: FOUND

Maskwacis RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 21 year-old Kiona…

UPDATE: FOUND
Deceased adult male recovered from Battle River in Ponoka

Deceased adult male recovered from Battle River in Ponoka

Incident not considered suspicious by RCMP

Deceased adult male recovered from Battle River in Ponoka
Three arrested in stolen vehicle, drug bust

Three arrested in stolen vehicle, drug bust

Two from Maskwacis facing several charges

Three arrested in stolen vehicle, drug bust
Fall means flu season is upon us

Fall means flu season is upon us

Protect yourself and others against viruses

Fall means flu season is upon us
Maskwacis RCMP arrest three in firearm seizure after shots fired

Maskwacis RCMP arrest three in firearm seizure after shots fired

No injuries after shots fired in a residence

Maskwacis RCMP arrest three in firearm seizure after shots fired
Percussion Fusion.

Prestigious art gala in Maskwacis promoted cooperation and neighbourliness

“Wahkohtowin,” the spirit of kinship and neighbourliness, was what the art awards…

Percussion Fusion.
Youth from Lacombe dies in hospital after weekend crash near Ponoka

Youth from Lacombe dies in hospital after weekend crash near Ponoka

Two male patients were airlifted by STARS

Youth from Lacombe dies in hospital after weekend crash near Ponoka
Lt. Governor Lois Mitchell, left, and library manager Shirley Cire. Photos by Emily Jaycox

Maskwacis now has permanent library

Only one of two in province

Lt. Governor Lois Mitchell, left, and library manager Shirley Cire. Photos by Emily Jaycox