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Pharmacy in Barrhead offering COVID-19 tests

Pharmacy in Barrhead offering COVID-19 tests

Province announces expansion of pharmacy testing program piloted back in June
County of Barrhead council prepares for a fight

County of Barrhead council prepares for a fight

Councillors vote to embark on major advocacy initiative to combat UCP government's plan to change linear assessment property tax model
Local municipalities to receive over $4M for infrastructure

Local municipalities to receive over $4M for infrastructure

Alberta government distributing $500 million in municipal stimulus funding to municipalities and Métis settlements
Who will benefit from proposed assessment model change?

Who will benefit from proposed assessment model change?

County of Barrhead administration and council say it isn't the municipality or its ratepayers
Two dead after Highway 2 crash

Two dead after Highway 2 crash

July 31 collision also sent five others to hospital
Woodlands County may continue livestreaming future council meetings

Woodlands County may continue livestreaming future council meetings

Councillors vote 4-3 to tender out installation of videoconferencing equipment at maximum cost of $75,000
Town of Barrhead rolls out virtual town hall

Town of Barrhead rolls out virtual town hall

System was developed following adoption of new financial system in 2019
Only minor injuries reported in afternoon collision

Only minor injuries reported in afternoon collision

Impaired driving suspected to be factor in crash
Single-use plastics ban on backburner

Single-use plastics ban on backburner

Town of Barrhead council will again look at a ban during a strategic planning session in the fall
Woman offers warning about fake Reader’s Digest prize

Woman offers warning about fake Reader’s Digest prize

Huge prize too good to be true, says Helen Smith