New Staff at Wetaskiwin Chamber

Pipestone Flyer

Chamber President Randy Plant welcomes new Executive Director, Judi Best 

    The Wetaskiwin & District Chamber of Commerce staff, Executive Director Judi Best and Jennifer Schmidt hosted an Open House on Tuesday May, 28th from 4:00 – 6:30 pm. The event was a perfect opportunity for members and non-members of the Business community to network, renew or sign up for membership as well as meet Judi and Jennifer. Guests were welcomed with an abundant supply of smiles, refreshments and greetings from President, Randy Plant.

    Other features of the Open House included, “Dean Chapman — Chamber Plan adviser who was present to display what the Chamber Plan can do for members. The Chamber Plan addresses the needs of small to medium businesses, boasting more guarantees, more stability, more flexibility, and more than just financial support. It may be more than you expected.”

Chamber announces upcoming events

    Pioneer Days – June 14-16 and Parade – Saturday June 15. “The Chamber invites you, the businesses, community groups, agricultural groups and just about anyone else to join the Chamber to give our families, friends and visitors a great parade. Fill out the entry form and submit it to the Wetaskiwin & District Chamber of Commerce office before June 11, 2013.”

Corporate Challenge – Friday June 14.  

    “Looking to find a cure for the Friday drag?  On June 14, the Chamber of Commerce is inviting you to the perfect Friday therapy: the Corporate Challenge! Don’t know what a Corporate Challenge is? It’s a chance for you and two other coworkers to spend time outside on a Friday afternoon and play games, gain points and compete against other businesses in our community for the title of Corporate Challenge Champions! Dressing up in costumes is strongly encouraged! Prizes will also be awarded for the best team costumes!”

Midway – Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  

    The Pioneer Days midway is being held in the parking lot of the Wetaskiwin Mall. Wristbands allow for unlimited riding for Friday ONLY can be purchase for $25 at the Chamber office (4910 55A Street — across from the water tower) or at City Hall. Wristbands will be sold on site as well for $30. Tickets to ride on Saturday and Sunday can be purchased at the midway ticketbooths. 

Stage - 

    The stage line up will be posted on the Chamber website soon!”

For more information contact : Wetaskiwin & District Chamber of Commerce Office (4910 55A Street —  south of the Water Tower) 780-352-8003.

Just Posted

Unsightly premises fees added to County of Wetaskiwin tax bill

Property owner cannot be located, so contractor cleaned yard

Alberta RCMP reminds Albertans how to be ‘egg-stra’ safe this Easter

Put away phone while driving, plan for a designated driver

Wetaskiwin’s Leaders of Tomorrow honoured Apr. 8

Four youth impress the Wetaskiwin community

UPDATED Maskwacis-Wetaskiwin winner Wilson says Alberta wanted change

UPDATED Both Rick Wilson and Mark Smith had no trouble Apr. 16 with opposing parties

Kenney talks pipelines with Trudeau after election win, calls it cordial

Almost a year ago Kenney dismissed Trudeau as a dilettante and a lightweight

Avalanche hot at the right time, cruise past Flames into second round

Avalanche onto second round with a 5-1 win over the Calgary Flames in Game 5

Parents say Austrian climber missing in Banff National Park ‘lived his dream’

David Lama, Hansjorg Auer and American climber Jess Roskelley have been missing since Wednesday

Six months after legalization, high prices and supply issues boost illicit pot market

It has been six months since Canada became the first industrialized country to legalize recreational cannabis

Kirkland Signature veggie burgers recalled due to possible metal fragments

Recalled products came in 1.7 kg packages with a best before date of Apr. 23, 2019

Flooding, climate change force Quebecers to rethink relationship with water

Compensation for victims of recurring floods limit to 50% of a home’s value, or a maximum of $100,000

Storms blast South, where tornadoes threaten several states

9.7 million people in the Carolinas and Virginia at a moderate risk of severe weather

Private cargo ship brings Easter feast to the space station

There are three Americans two Russians and one Canadian living on the space station

Notre Dame rector: “Computer glitch” possible fire culprit

The fire burned through the lattice of oak beams supporting the monument’s vaulted stone ceiling

Undercover cops don’t need warrant to email, text suspected child lurers: court

High court decision came Thursday in the case of Sean Patrick Mills of Newfoundland

Most Read