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Woodlands County not ready to take stance on provincial police force

Woodlands County not ready to take stance on provincial police force

Motion to write letter affirming support for the RCMP defeated 3-3 at March 2 meeting
Finding your way as a woman in business

Finding your way as a woman in business

Overcoming the odds with help from Community Futures
Perception of Alberta gun culture needs serious makeover

Perception of Alberta gun culture needs serious makeover

Barrhead mayor and shooting enthusiast says the public’s opinion on firearms is unfairly tarnished by popular culture
41st annual Barrhead Rotary Music Festival moves to virtual format

41st annual Barrhead Rotary Music Festival moves to virtual format

Participants will submit videos of performances to organizing committee, which will then forward them to adjudicators
Over 200 anglers register for second annual LEPA fishing derby

Over 200 anglers register for second annual LEPA fishing derby

Feb. 20 event was originally scheduled for Family Day weekend but was delayed due to cold weather
Rally organizer now faces $6,000 in fines

Rally organizer now faces $6,000 in fines

Three additional $1,200 tickets handed out following rallies in Athabasca, Barrhead and Westlock
Promoting tourism through paying it forward

Promoting tourism through paying it forward

Rumble Alberta is back with more routes and a unique advertising program
AESO aims to distribute transmission costs more evenly with new tariff

AESO aims to distribute transmission costs more evenly with new tariff

Woodlands County council receives presentation from Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) at Feb. 16 meeting
Last of active COVID cases clearing

Last of active COVID cases clearing

Boyle and Athabasca hospitals both have outbreaks 
Barrhead and District Chamber launches #TakeoutTuesdays

Barrhead and District Chamber launches #TakeoutTuesdays

Area residents ordering in food encouraged to post about it on social media to help support local restaurants