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Rockin the West in Winfield

David Lee Murphy show rocks the west July 6

UPDATE 2 Rollover on Hwy. #2 in Leduc causes delays, detour

UPDATE 2 Hwy. #2 northbound from Leduc re-opened after clean-up: RCMP

Second serious Wetaskiwin collision July 5

Wetaskiwin RCMP investigate fatal motor vehicle collision

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County of Wetaskiwin reeve Terry Van de Kraats speaks at Wetaskiwin Chamber of Commerce June 7
Maskwacis Wetaskiwin MLA, Minister of Indigenous Relations Rick Wilson speaks at Wetaskiwin chamber luncheon
'Block Talk' app comes to Wetaskiwin

UPDATED County of Wetaskiwin, Town plan legal action against City

UPDATED With comments from Mayor of the Town of Millet Tony Wadsworth

Climbers in Jasper find unexploded ordnance

Agencies safely detonated the device

Canadian airlines ask court to reject new passenger rights rules

As of July 15, passengers must be compensated up to $2,400 if denied flight due to overbooking

Alberta golf cart driver runs over and kills two geese

An employee of the Sandpiper Golf and Country Club near Edmonton was the one driving

UPDATED Car crash at Wetaskiwin’s north Hwy. #2A lights

UPDATED Collision debris cleared, highway open

VIDEO: Alberta to hold $2.5M inquiry into how oil and gas opponents are funded

Premier says inquiry will determine if any laws have been broken and recommend appropriate action

Slight jobs decline in Canada as wages speed up, unemployment stays low

The jobless rate ticked up to 5.5 per cent in June, compared with 5.4 per cent in May

Season winds down for Winfield Gait Riders 4-H Horse Club

Last business meeting June 10 and schedule of summer activities was discussed

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Tenders awarded for pavement and concrete improvements

Seven locations identified as priorities for paving

Bank of Canada to give economic update, expected to be patient on rates

In its April outlook, the bank predicted relatively weak growth of 1.3 per cent in the second quarter

Tories, Libs fight over costs of climate action in election-campaign preview

The Tories began this week taking aim at a Liberal plan to introduce a clean-fuel standard

Toddler fell to death from open window on cruise ship in Puerto Rico: Attorney

Chloe Wiegand apparently slipped from her grandfather’s hands Sunday

Canada’s bias meant improper consultations: First Nations challenging pipeline

Chief Leah George-Wilson says Canada had an opportunity to ‘get it right’ but failed

46 people to hospital after suspected carbon monoxide leak at Winnipeg hotel

Fifteen of those people are in critical condition and five are considered in unstable condition

Half of Indigenous children live in poverty, Canadian study says

That figure rises to 53 per cent when looking at First Nations children living on reserves

Premiers meet for first time on First Nation ahead of annual conference

Leaders arrived at Big River First Nation and were greeted with handshakes by Indigenous leaders