Shaela Dansereau

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County Council approves Budget 2021

Council Approves zero per cent tax increase on residential municipal taxes.

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Flags at half-mast at City Hall. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.

City lowers flags to honour the 215 children buried at Kamloops Residential School site

The City of Wetaskiwin lowered its flags to half-mast Monday May 31, 2021 in remembrance.

Flags at half-mast at City Hall. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.
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Wetaskiwin’s newest street sweeper gets a name

The City recently hosted a naming contest online for their new Public Works street sweeper.

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Wetaskiwin RCMP investigate possession of stolen property and driving offences; arrest made

May 22, 2021, Wetaskiwin RCMP were called to rural Camrose area for a report of a suspicious person.

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Missing Wetaskiwin male found deceased

An extensive search has resulted in locating Keith Healey, 50, of Wetaskiwin deceased.

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Mayflies cover a wall at a Pigeon Lake Property. Photo/ Stephen and Dannah Cote.

Something out of a nightmare: Mayflies take over villages surrounding Pigeon Lake

Residents say that they are seeing more bugs this year than years past.

Mayflies cover a wall at a Pigeon Lake Property. Photo/ Stephen and Dannah Cote.
Mayflies cover a wall at a Pigeon Lake Property. Photo/ Stephen and Dannah Cote.

Something out of a nightmare: Mayflies take over villages surrounding Pigeon Lake

Residents say that they are seeing more bugs this year than years past.

Mayflies cover a wall at a Pigeon Lake Property. Photo/ Stephen and Dannah Cote.
City of Wetaskiwin recreation spaces. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer

City of Wetaskiwin declares June as Recreation and Parks Month

‘Physical activity and socializing in our parks is so important to our mental health.’

City of Wetaskiwin recreation spaces. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer
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Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit lay charges in homicide on Ermineskin Cree Nation

An additional arrest has been made in relation to the homicide of Albert Dean Wildcat.

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Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit lay charges in homicide on Ermineskin Cree Nation

An additional arrest has been made in relation to the homicide of Albert Dean Wildcat.

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Wetaskiwin RCMP investigate possession of stolen property and drug trafficking

Following an investigation Darcy Netterfield, 41, has been arrested on multiple charges.

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Black bear cub spotted crossing Highway 13 on May 26, 2021. Photo/ County of Wetaskiwin.

Black bear cub spotted in County of Wetaskiwin crossing Highway 13

A County employee spotted the black bear cub at Highway 13 and Range Road 222 May 26, 2021.

Black bear cub spotted crossing Highway 13 on May 26, 2021. Photo/ County of Wetaskiwin.
Black bear cub spotted crossing Highway 13 on May 26, 2021. Photo/ County of Wetaskiwin.

Black bear cub spotted in County of Wetaskiwin crossing Highway 13

A County employee spotted the black bear cub at Highway 13 and Range Road 222 May 26, 2021.

Black bear cub spotted crossing Highway 13 on May 26, 2021. Photo/ County of Wetaskiwin.
McAuley with the dragon created entirely out of utensils. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.

Central Alberta artist gains huge TikTok following with sculptures from thousands of recycled utensils

Based in Falun, Alta., TheeUpCycler only creates his sculptures from 100 per cent recycled materials

McAuley with the dragon created entirely out of utensils. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.
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Albertans urged to take precautions when driving ATVs

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is urging Albertans to make ATV safety a priority this summer.

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Alberta RCMP focus on enforcing sober driving over Victoria Day long weekend

Alberta RCMP will be out patrolling and removing impaired drivers from the roads this long weekend.

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Leduc RCMP charge three with mischief to vehicle

On May 17, 2021 at approximately 9:05 p.m., members of the Leduc…

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City of Camrose Mayor, Norm Mayer, issued a challenge to the City of Wetaskiwin over Facebook to compete with the City of Camrose for the highest vaccine uptake rate in the province. Facebook/ City of Camrose, Alberta

City of Camrose issues friendly COVID-19 vaccination challenge to the City of Wetaskiwin

The two cities have engaged in a friendly competition to see who can boast higher vaccination rates.

City of Camrose Mayor, Norm Mayer, issued a challenge to the City of Wetaskiwin over Facebook to compete with the City of Camrose for the highest vaccine uptake rate in the province. Facebook/ City of Camrose, Alberta
Pigeon Lake at Silver Beach. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.

Pigeon Lake environment gets a boost from new technology

A “smart buoy” will be implemented that will provide essential data to understand lake health.

Pigeon Lake at Silver Beach. Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer.
Pigeon Lake at Silver Beach. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Pigeon Lake environment gets a boost from new technology

A “smart buoy” will be implemented that will provide essential data to understand lake health.

Pigeon Lake at Silver Beach. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.