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Edson RCMP arrest two suspects after chase

The two suspects were spotted and tried to evade police during the chase

Wintry road conditions add havoc to Friday afternoon commute

Wintry road conditions caused multiple collisions along the QE2 near Ponoka

Police say lock your home up, make it look ‘lived in’

‘Tis the season to share Alberta RCMP Holiday Safety tips

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Wetaskiwin Yellow Vest protest against carbon tax, pipeline bungling
Health Minister Sarah Hoffman speaks at Hinkley nomination in Wetaskiwin
Bruce Hinkley receives NDP nomination for Maskwacis-Wetaskiwin Jan. 8
Wetaskiwin Winter Warmup Christmas parade 2018

Quick thinking Ponoka teacher saves choking student

Christmas will be complete for a Ponoka family after Ponoka Elementary School teacher saves student

Service groups in Wetaskiwin spotlight Dec. 14

Chamber of Commerce luncheon highlights who’s doing what in the city

Here’s some help with the turkey leftovers

Drop some shrimp in with the leftover bird

  • Dec 21, 2018

Agape Thrift Store and Community Outreach marks third anniversary

Thrift store and outreach helping a person a day in Wetaskiwin

RCMP and partners check parked cars in week-long blitz

Wetaskiwin RCMP Lock it or Lose it event a success

RCMP report 31 year old Maskwacis woman dead in crash

Maskwacis RCMP investigate fatal collision Dec. 20

Poll finds respondents against Alberta separation

Over 600 Albertans were surveyed their thoughts on separation of Alberta from Canada

Winfield 4-H Gait Riders recycle 2,000 tires

Club has recently doubled its membership

  • Dec 20, 2018

Pro-pipeline protest in Nisku having effects on traffic

Leduc RCMP warn of heavy traffic delays on Highway 19 and Airport Road overpasses

County road ban system discussed Nov. 13

Public Works dept. head proposes more information on county website

A ‘MASsive’ reform will help RCMP reduce and remove impaired drivers

Mandatory Alcohol Screening (MAS) coming into effect Dec. 18, 2018

  • Dec 19, 2018

Maskwacis RCMP say 38 year old man killed by vehicle

Maskwacis RCMP investigate fatal pedestrian hit and run

Heroin, fentanyl seized in weekend Wetaskiwin police raid

Wetaskiwin police make arrests after vehicle stop and search warrant

Nordlys Arts festival tix a great Xmas idea

Camrose festival in February turns 10 years

  • Dec 17, 2018

RCMP Major Crimes Unit South lay charges in homicide

23-year-old Chelsey Lagrelle of Sunchild First Nation charged with manslaughter

The Lakedell Lighthorse 4-H Club is off to a great year

Lakedell Lighthorse 4-H Club has 24 club members, five Cleaver kids

  • Dec 14, 2018

County council tweaks meeting times for 2019

Council, Planning and Public Works meetings defined Nov. 6