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Trident Pumps is trying to change fire fighting

Trident Pumps is trying to change fire fighting

Faster, lighter, portable fire fighting technology has been developed by the Athabasca-based company
Councillor questions whether people outside Barrhead’s boundaries are paying enough for utilities

Councillor questions whether people outside Barrhead’s boundaries are paying enough for utilities

Town of Barrhead Coun. Rod Klumph votes against Municipal Public Utilities Bylaw
Pine Valley Gym hosts Alberta Winter Games tryouts

Pine Valley Gym hosts Alberta Winter Games tryouts

Athletes from across northern Alberta in Tawatinaw Dec. 8 for North Zone Winter Games 2020 tryouts
Community Conversation focuses on improving health care

Community Conversation focuses on improving health care

Dec. 5 event was the 17th ‘conversation’ held by AHS this year around the province
Local MPs shocked at Scheer's resignation

Local MPs shocked at Scheer's resignation

Leadership race for the Conservative Party of Canada starts immediately
Abby Elgert will join Ball State in 2020

Abby Elgert will join Ball State in 2020

Elgert will play defence for the NCAA Div. 1 Ball State University Cardinals
Merry Little Christmas Concert fills the seats

Merry Little Christmas Concert fills the seats

Athabasca Community Band and EPC band perform at Athabasca Missionary Church Dec. 9
Two suspects wanted in connection with Swan Hills gas station break-in

Two suspects wanted in connection with Swan Hills gas station break-in

Thieves broke into the Esso in the early morning hours of Dec. 12 and may have also hit the local Canada Post outlet
Two months until curling championships arrive in Westlock

Two months until curling championships arrive in Westlock

2020 Boston Pizza Cup slated for Feb. 5-9 at the Rotary Spirit Centre
Festival of Trees brings in $30K for local charities

Festival of Trees brings in $30K for local charities

Tenth-annual charity gala hosted at Barrhead Elementary School Nov. 30