Life in Ashoro

A letter from a Canadian living in Japan.

  • Mar 20, 2020

Wetaskiwin A&W ranked first in Canada

Out of over 950 stores across Canada, Wetaskiwin’s A&W has come out on top.

QUIZ: Are you ready for spring?

To mark the first day of spring, take this short 10-question quiz

City of Wetaskiwin Canada Day decorating contest finalists
Canada Day events in Wetaskiwin
City of Wetaskiwin celebrates Canada Day
Pipestone School Staff takes the school bus to deliver frozen treats to students at home

Out of school, out of work — Working parents dealing with provincial school closures

School closures increase financial fears for working parents who now are staying home indefinitely.

QUIZ: Are you feeling unlucky?

There are many superstitions surrounding Friday the 13th. See how well you know these traditions

PHOTOS: Farmers’ Market in Wetaskiwin

A market was held in Wetaskiwin on March 6

PHOTO: Rose Country Inn site clean up

Contractor must adhere to strict guidelines to ensure the health and safety

PHOTOS: Special Olympics bowling in Wetaskiwin

Special Olympic Athletes competed in the community

PHOTOS: Sacred Heart School Pink Shirt Day

Sacred Heart School recognized Ash Wednesday, Pink Shirt Day

PHOTOS: Pink Shirt Day in Wetaskiwin

Community supports anti-bullying initiative

PHOTOS: New Humble Centre School hosts successful Indoor Winter Carnival

Younger kids were enjoying the carnival while older siblings went outside to enjoy the outdoor rink

Life in Ashoro, Japan from a Wetaskiwin point of view

Mitchell Bowie says language barrier a challenge

  • Feb 21, 2020

Thousands of reasons to support the food bank

Supporting your local food bank couldn’t be easier

  • Feb 12, 2020

Auld Lang Syne

Grain was sacked and shipped to many locations, including Ceylon and China

  • Feb 6, 2020

Falun East 4-H Beef Club January report

Club is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year

  • Jan 31, 2020

Meet the Wetaskiwin Special Olympics Pack: Blain Fuller

Sport-bonding leads to sense of well-being and belonging

  • Jan 29, 2020

Wetaskiwin Legion ‘Branch Briefings’

Branch #86 is planning its 90th anniversary

  • Jan 24, 2020

Leaders of Tomorrow kicks off Jan. 16

Nominations accepted for youth recognition until Feb. 22

AHS expanding dialysis care at Wetaskiwin Hospital

Service expansion enables more patients to access treatment locally

  • Jan 14, 2020

Emergency shelter up and running in Wetaskiwin

Civic Building resource will operate until end of March, 2020