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AMBER ALERT: Alert cancelled after child located safe and unharmed

Alert cancelled after child located safe and unharmed

County of Paintearth adopts employee discipline policy

The new policy outlines a standard procedure for administration to follow

  • Jun 19, 2019

Annual Castor competition draws shooters from around the province

The 32nd Castor Trap Club Trophy Shoot ran June 14th to 16th

  • Jun 18, 2019

County Council receives update on Designated Industrial Properties

Today, the 886 properties in the County barely account for $200 million

  • Jun 17, 2019

Castor Violin students host recital/’hootenanny’

Delightful musical event was held at Castor Long-Term Care on June 15th

  • Jun 16, 2019

Farmers were celebrated at the Castor UFA

Annual event was held June 14th

  • Jun 15, 2019

Castor receives “very positive” municipal affairs report, but there is still work to do

But 15 areas were addressed in the report that need to be corrected

  • Jun 14, 2019

Council upholds decision to decline resident request

The decision on the appeal was made unanimously by council

  • Jun 14, 2019

Town of Castor amends Animal Control Bylaw

The revisions to the bylaw were passed during the June 10th meeting

  • Jun 13, 2019

Walk for Common Ground sheds light on indigenous issues

Edmonton to Calgary walk includes 30 core walkers engaging communities along the way

Fallen Heroes Foundation plaque program helping honour Castor’s war dead

Learning about Castor’s war heroes

  • Jun 4, 2019

Red Deer resident releases a set of inspiring new titles

Bev Burton excited to share her story via Create Your Calm Waters and Arise & Shine

  • Jun 1, 2019

World’s Largest Lure unveiled at sneak peek in Lacombe

Public unveiling will take place on June 1st

Town sets new standard practice to deal with bylaw infractions

The new procedure will speed up a process which historically has dragged on for weeks

  • May 29, 2019

Budget and taxes front and centre at May 27st Castor council meeting

Residents and commercial businesses can each expect a tax increase of 2 per cent for 2019

  • May 29, 2019

Paintearth County updates fire bylaw

The newly passed fire bylaw will see fines begin at $2,000 for a first offence

  • May 29, 2019

Gus Wetter School teacher, Rebecca Clarke, won the Edwin Parr Award for Zone 4

The Alberta School Board Association held their awards ceremony for Zone 4 on May 27th

  • May 29, 2019