Local News

Central Alberta naturalists fear pristine headwaters will be contaminated by coal mine

Chutes of the Ram constitute one of Earth’s ‘most beautiful’ spots

Town council moves to re-open community playgrounds

Highlights from the Town council meeting of May 25th

  • May 27, 2020

Sylvan Lake RCMP lay child luring charge

David Brown, 38, of Sylvan Lake was arrested on May 26 after a complaint received on May 19

Town of Castor to open tenders to replace garbage truck

Council decided to purchase a used rear load garbage truck to replace the existing the one

  • May 27, 2020

Testing wastewater could give early warning of second wave of COVID-19

Testing wastewater could give early warning of second wave of COVID-19

COVID-19 recovered cases continue to rise in Alberta

69 more recoveries Tuesday, bringing the total to 6,048

  • May 26, 2020

Alberta RCMP conducts long weekend enforcement operations

Alberta RCMP Traffic Services issued over 1,700 speeding tickets and over 50 distracted driving tickets

  • May 25, 2020

Who is at highest risk of exposure to COVID-19? Firefighters, drivers, pharmacists, cooks

Central Alberta firefighter says virus taking toll on mental health

City of Red Deer down to one confirmed active case of COVID-19

18 new cases were confirmed across the province Saturday

Central Alberta woman recognized by province for making hospital gowns

Northern Lights Volunteer Recognition program honours Christine Engel

Area teen crowned Miss Teenage Central Alberta

Sophia Lia, 15, earned the crown in her first pageant and is spreading the message of mental health

County of Paintearth passes new tax instalment payment plan bylaw, and other council highlights

The County has also approved its updated 2019-2022 strategic plan

  • May 21, 2020

Only 19 new COVID-19 cases in the province Wednesday

The province gave its daily update on the COVID-19 situation in Alberta

  • May 20, 2020