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Two dead after Friday night collision

Two dead after Friday night collision

Nov. 20 collision, just west of Boyle, still under investigation
Boyle-area COVID cases jump by four

Boyle-area COVID cases jump by four

There are now 15 active cases within Athabasca County borders, and an active case rate of 113.7 per 100,000 residents
Mask mandates not a violation of rights

Mask mandates not a violation of rights

There is a duty to accommodate, but not to the point of undue hardship
Athabasca mask bylaw now in force

Athabasca mask bylaw now in force

Active cases within county borders now at 10; region under 'Enhanced' provincial status
Big piece of art makes big move to the country

Big piece of art makes big move to the country

Urban sculpture takes up new home near Colinton
Amber Valley plaque unveiled at new location

Amber Valley plaque unveiled at new location

Plaque honouring Black settlers was missing, but was later found, restored and re-installed Nov. 15.
Athabasca County council says no to enhanced CPO powers

Athabasca County council says no to enhanced CPO powers

Provincial exemption would allow peace officer more authority in more places
UPDATE2: Mask bylaws on the table

UPDATE2: Mask bylaws on the table

Athabasca County and Town of Athabasca council approve temporary face-covering bylaws; Village of Boyle declines
Historical designation for Old Brick School advances

Historical designation for Old Brick School advances

Years of lobbying about to pay off
Couple takes the plunge, going from jobless to business owners

Couple takes the plunge, going from jobless to business owners

Family business sale triggers big move to a small town