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House fire quickly quelled in Athabasca

House fire quickly quelled in Athabasca

Area fire departments were training nearby and left to fight the blaze
Alberta courts resuming gradually

Alberta courts resuming gradually

Circuit courts like those in Athabasca, Barrhead and Westlock remain closed
Thrift shop owner determined to make kids feel included

Thrift shop owner determined to make kids feel included

Kids Care is a passion project for Sherrie Breese
Road to Hope loses co-founding member

Road to Hope loses co-founding member

Madena Reimer's job as transportation coordinator for the regional cancer support service terminated
UPDATED: Vulnerable man missing from Wandering River

UPDATED: Vulnerable man missing from Wandering River

Cole Williams, 19, hasn't been heard from since July 9 and is considered a vulnerable person
Athabasca to receive additional RCMP position

Athabasca to receive additional RCMP position

Province’s rural crime reduction strategy sees 76 more frontline officer positions created 
County gets TED update

County gets TED update

TED officer wants to use region’s strengths in oil and gas, and agriculture to retain existing businesses and attract new ones
Part 2: Identifying systemic racism

Part 2: Identifying systemic racism

Dr. Leigh Brownhill identifies systemic racism in Part 2 of a series
Ag minister tours Athabasca County to see flooding first hand

Ag minister tours Athabasca County to see flooding first hand

Farmers told Dreeshen they need insurance reform and help
Flood watch in effect for Athabasca

Flood watch in effect for Athabasca

Parts of Athabasca are now under water and a flood watch and high streamflow advisories have been issued