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Wetaskiwin RCMP respond to fatal collision between train and SUV

One adult was pronounced deceased on scene; seriously injured child taken to hospital via EMS.

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County of Wetaskiwin implements water restrictions and bans for multiple county communities

Communities on water restrictions include Dorchester Ranch and Village Lane Condos.

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Wetaskiwin hospital. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.

New funding for dialysis care allocated to Wetaskiwin Hospital and Care Centre

The hemodialysis unit will be expanding its patient capacity and hours of operation.

Wetaskiwin hospital. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.
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City and County of Wetaskiwin have less than 10 active COVID-19 cases combined

All public health restrictions were lifted across the province on July 1, 2021.

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UPDATE: Wetaskiwin RCMP seek assistance to locate missing female

Wetaskiwin RCMP are seeking public assistance to locate Tara Donna Arney.

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Mobile mammography service to visit Wetaskiwin this week

Women ages 50 to 74, the group most at risk of developing…

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Chicken dancers performed to Northern Cree’s musical talents at the July 1, 2021 ceremony. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.

Ceremony in Wetaskiwin for Every Child Matters takes place Canada Day

A convoy from Enoch Cree Nation travelled to Wetaskiwin Canada Day for the ceremony.

Chicken dancers performed to Northern Cree’s musical talents at the July 1, 2021 ceremony. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.
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Alberta RCMP advise water safety precautions for summer

There are several safety factors to consider when enjoying Alberta lakes and rivers this summer.

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Wetaskiwin RCMP called to possible drowning at By-the-Lake Park

A 13-year-old girl went into the water and reportedly did not resurface.

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Midway being set up in the Town of Calmar. Facebook/ Town of Calmar.

Canada Day events and activities in Wetaskiwin County and surrounding areas

Although many events are still cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic as…

Midway being set up in the Town of Calmar. Facebook/ Town of Calmar.
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Leduc RCMP Drug Unit charge male for drug trafficking

The arrest resulted in the seizure of 64 grams of cocaine and four grams of heroin.

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City of Wetaskiwin repeals Face Coverings Bylaw

Masks will no longer be required as of July 1, 2021 in the City of Wetaskiwin.

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Heat warning in effect across the County of Wetaskiwin

Water restrictions in place across the City of Wetaskiwin and Town of Millet.

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RCMP Major Crimes Unit lay charges after a murder and arson investigation in Wetaskiwin County

Three individuals have been charged with murder with disregard for human life.

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Water restriction in place for the City of Wetaskiwin

A stage 1 water restriction is in effect for the City of Wetaskiwin to conserve water resources.

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The new logo and visual identity for the City of Wetaskiwin. Image/ City of Wetaskiwin

City of Wetaskiwin reveals new community-inspired branding

Wetaskiwin is now rebranded as “the city we share”.

The new logo and visual identity for the City of Wetaskiwin. Image/ City of Wetaskiwin
Three local Elders led dances throughout the event at the Village at Pigeon Lake on June 20, 2021. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.

National Indigenous Peoples Day events held around Pigeon Lake

The events honoured survivors of the residential school system and showcased Indigenous culture.

Three local Elders led dances throughout the event at the Village at Pigeon Lake on June 20, 2021. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.
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Wetaskiwin RCMP investigate fatal collision

One fatality in a serious collision on Highway 2A on June 18, 2021.

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Participants in Rock Soup Food Bank’s fundraising drag race that took place on June 20, 2021. Shaela Dansereau/ PipestoneFlyer.

Rock Soup Food Bank fundraises with literal drag race down main-street

Participants ran in drag down Wetaskiwin’s main street as a fundraiser for the food bank.

Participants in Rock Soup Food Bank’s fundraising drag race that took place on June 20, 2021. Shaela Dansereau/ PipestoneFlyer.