Pipestone Flyer Staff

Alberta’s provincial flag flies on a flag pole in Ottawa, Monday July 6, 2020. Two people who were given $1,200 tickets when they took part in protests at the Alberta legislature in May will not have to pay the fines. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Should Alberta remain part of Canada or separate to become an independent nation?

Independent nation of Alberta sounds good to one in four Albertans, according to a recent survey.

Alberta’s provincial flag flies on a flag pole in Ottawa, Monday July 6, 2020. Two people who were given $1,200 tickets when they took part in protests at the Alberta legislature in May will not have to pay the fines. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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Central Alberta District CRU search warrant leads to recovered stolen property valued at over $150,000

Seven individuals were arrested at the property, all whom are known offenders from the Leduc Detachment area

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Municipal budget deliberations to be held first quarter of 2021

The updated budget deliberation schedule will be posted at www.wetaskiwin.ca/budget as soon as it is finalized

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The death of 19-year-old Jacob Michael Chitze of Edmonton has now been ruled a homicide following an ongoing RCMP investigation.

UPDATE: RCMP arrest youth for second degree murder of 19-year-old Jacob Chitze

Arrest made for the murder of Jacob Michael Chitze, 19.

The death of 19-year-old Jacob Michael Chitze of Edmonton has now been ruled a homicide following an ongoing RCMP investigation.
The death of 19-year-old Jacob Michael Chitze of Edmonton has now been ruled a homicide following an ongoing RCMP investigation.

UPDATE: RCMP arrest youth for second degree murder of 19-year-old Jacob Chitze

Arrest made for the murder of Jacob Michael Chitze, 19.

The death of 19-year-old Jacob Michael Chitze of Edmonton has now been ruled a homicide following an ongoing RCMP investigation.
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Breton RCMP activate Search and Rescue to locate four overdue adults

Four adults found safely near the North Saskatchewan River.

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Breton RCMP activate Search and Rescue to locate four overdue adults

Four adults found safely near the North Saskatchewan River.

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Breton/Thorsby RCMP lay charges following firearms incident

Suspect is facing nine criminal charges.

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Leduc RCMP are investigating an Sept.8,2020 liquor store robbery. Photo submitted by Leduc RCMP.

Leduc RCMP investigate liquor store robbery

Police are asking for the public’s assistance to identify the suspect.

Leduc RCMP are investigating an Sept.8,2020 liquor store robbery. Photo submitted by Leduc RCMP.
The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.

Leduc RCMP investigate mischief in LRC parking lot

Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van was vandalized, significant damage to the vehicle.

The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.
The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.

Leduc RCMP investigate mischief in LRC parking lot

Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van was vandalized, significant damage to the vehicle.

The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.                                 The Boys and Girls Club of Leduc van has significant damage following the Aug. 29, 2020 vandalism. Photo/ Facebook: Boys and Girls Club of Leduc.
Manluk Centre closed after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Manluk Centre closed after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

The City of Wetaskiwin is taking every precaution to reduce community transmission.

Manluk Centre closed after staff member tests positive for COVID-19
An airplane prepares to land at Pearson International Airport in Toronto THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Adrian Wyld

Leduc RCMP investigating laser pointed at aircraft

Laser strikes can cause pilots momentary blindness.

An airplane prepares to land at Pearson International Airport in Toronto THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Adrian Wyld
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Leduc RCMP charge male following assault with a weapon investigation

45-year-old male was in the victim’s home when he stabbed him with a knife.

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UPDATE: Thorsby RCMP investigate August long weekend shooting

Thorsby RCMP charge youth in relation to the late night shooting.

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Leduc RCMP respond to break and enter

30-year-old Lindsay Gallie was arrested and charged on multiple offenses.

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Delays on Highway 2 Southbound, Wetaskiwin RCMP on scene of collision

Motorists are asked to avoid the area or expect delays.

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Leduc RCMP investigate shooting

A 37-year-old male was transported to hospital by STARS

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Large police presence in Leduc, Alta. following shots fired at apartment complex

Leduc RCMP is asking the public to avoid the area.

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