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New name, same team! Local pharmacy changes colours

Starting Sep.21, Rimbey Drug Mart will be under the banner of Guardian Pharmacies

  • Sep 13, 2021
If you’re interested in putting your name forward, either as a mayoral or councillor candidate, the deadline to do so for this next term is Sept. 20.

Give back to your community by running for office

Sept. 20 deadline nears for Wetaskiwin mayor, councillor nominations

  • Sep 6, 2021
The Guiding Coalition of Homelessness is currently looking for organizations interested in operating a warming shelter for Wetaskiwin.

Call issued for potential winter warming shelter operators

Community comes together to build resources + connections for vulnerable population

  • Sep 6, 2021
The Guiding Coalition of Homelessness is currently looking for organizations interested in operating a warming shelter for Wetaskiwin.
Communities in Bloom celebrates not just beautiful gardens, but also historic buildings and community involvement. Judges visited City Hall and other rejuvenated spaces while giving a “Friend Evaluation” of Wetaskiwin.

Cultivating community with a BOUQUET of beautiful gardens!

Wetaskiwin has blossomed in the last few years, thanks to hard work…

  • Aug 30, 2021
Communities in Bloom celebrates not just beautiful gardens, but also historic buildings and community involvement. Judges visited City Hall and other rejuvenated spaces while giving a “Friend Evaluation” of Wetaskiwin.
Wetaskiwin City Council agreed that a winter shelter could be created on City property, should an appropriate property be identified.

Community reviewing options for winter shelter site

The City of Wetaskiwin is working with local social service organizations to…

  • Aug 23, 2021
Wetaskiwin City Council agreed that a winter shelter could be created on City property, should an appropriate property be identified.
Revised operating hours will see the Manluk Centre aquatic facilities open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, and from 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on weekdays.

Manluk Centre switches to activity-based scheduling due to lifeguard staffing shortage

The Manluk Centre: Wetaskiwin Regional Aquatics and Fitness recently launched its new…

  • Aug 16, 2021
Revised operating hours will see the Manluk Centre aquatic facilities open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, and from 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on weekdays.
Photo courtesy Wetaskiwin archives

Have your say on the Wetaskiwin Archives and the City’s customer service approach

The City of Wetaskiwin is launching two surveys this month, seeking to…

  • Aug 9, 2021
Photo courtesy Wetaskiwin archives
Encouraging collaboration — both throughout the community and across the region — is a critical component in finding solutions that fit our community. This means coming together to share knowledge and expertise, as well as truly listening to each other.

Community gets on board following City’s update on helping vulnerable humans

On Wednesday evening — July 21 — the City of Wetaskiwin provided…

  • Jul 26, 2021
Encouraging collaboration — both throughout the community and across the region — is a critical component in finding solutions that fit our community. This means coming together to share knowledge and expertise, as well as truly listening to each other.
Career Fair Alberta

5 reasons your career search just got easier

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to Alberta

  • Jul 26, 2021
Career Fair Alberta
The City of Wetaskiwin is inviting interested local and regional community partners and agencies to the table to join in working toward solutions for shared community safety and wellbeing issues.

Wetaskiwin pursues regional safety and wellbeing approach

If COVID has taught us anything, it is the wisdom of working…

  • Jul 20, 2021
The City of Wetaskiwin is inviting interested local and regional community partners and agencies to the table to join in working toward solutions for shared community safety and wellbeing issues.
Career Fair Alberta

5 reasons your career search just got easier

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to Alberta

  • Jul 19, 2021
Career Fair Alberta
Career Fair Alberta

5 reasons your career search just got easier

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to Alberta

  • Jul 12, 2021
Career Fair Alberta
Career Fair Alberta

5 reasons your career search just got easier

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to Alberta

  • Jul 5, 2021
Career Fair Alberta
As demand for water increases, sustainability initiatives need to keep pace to ensure Wetaskiwin has enough water for residents’ needs. The city is currently in Stage 1 watering restrictions.

Turn down the tap: Hot, dry weather brings Stage 1 watering restrictions

This week’s roasting temperatures truly help underscore the importance of protecting our…

  • Jun 28, 2021
As demand for water increases, sustainability initiatives need to keep pace to ensure Wetaskiwin has enough water for residents’ needs. The city is currently in Stage 1 watering restrictions.
On July 13, Wetaskiwin City Hall and the Public Works office re-opened to the public.

City of Wetaskiwin 2021 property taxes due June 30

The deadline for City of Wetaskiwin residents to pay their 2021 property…

  • Jun 28, 2021
On July 13, Wetaskiwin City Hall and the Public Works office re-opened to the public.
Show your community spirit and creativity: the City of Wetaskiwin’s second annual Canada Day Decorating Contest is back!

Colour your community beautiful for Canada Day!

It’s time to fly your flags and festoon your homes and businesses…

  • Jun 21, 2021
Show your community spirit and creativity: the City of Wetaskiwin’s second annual Canada Day Decorating Contest is back!
As of Monday, June 14, public swimming, aquafit and fitness classes are all welcoming participants again, with the schedule available through July 4.

Manluk Centre is open! Pool and fitness centre welcome patrons

The day that many in Wetaskiwin have been waiting for has finally…

  • Jun 14, 2021
As of Monday, June 14, public swimming, aquafit and fitness classes are all welcoming participants again, with the schedule available through July 4.
June is Recreation and Parks Month, a great time to get out and explore with the City of Wetaskiwin Recreation Department Scavenger Hunt!

Join the hunt for local parks this June: Explore, discover + enter to win!

Manluk Centre celebrates ‘June is Recreation and Parks Month’

  • Jun 7, 2021
June is Recreation and Parks Month, a great time to get out and explore with the City of Wetaskiwin Recreation Department Scavenger Hunt!
This spring, Wetaskiwin's Public Works department will plant 41 fruit-bearing trees and shrubs in Montgomery Park, at 53 Street and Centennial Drive. The tentative planting date is June 3, depending on availability from the nursery.

Urban Food Forest to grow in Wetaskiwin’s Montgomery Park

Apples, plums, cherries and more will be planted this spring

  • May 17, 2021
This spring, Wetaskiwin's Public Works department will plant 41 fruit-bearing trees and shrubs in Montgomery Park, at 53 Street and Centennial Drive. The tentative planting date is June 3, depending on availability from the nursery.