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Westlock-area Letters to Santa

Westlock-area Letters to Santa

A sampling from Westlock Elementary School
Barn fire claims 17 animals at Busby-area rescue centre

Barn fire claims 17 animals at Busby-area rescue centre

Dec. 20 blaze believed to have been caused by a heat lamp
Serious accident near Glenevis on Highway 43 claims at least one life

Serious accident near Glenevis on Highway 43 claims at least one life

RCMP ask the public to avoid a section of Highway 43, near Glenevis after a serious motor vehicle collision
A six-figure snowfall

A six-figure snowfall

Town of Westlock spent just over $100K to clear roads following Nov. 15 blizzard
Fitness centre relying on municipal support

Fitness centre relying on municipal support

Membership fell from 92 to 24 due to the pandemic, but is at 36 and climbing
Barrhead RCMP to host virtual town hall

Barrhead RCMP to host virtual town hall

Detachment commander Sgt. Bob Dodds asks public for comments and questions about policing to be sent via e-mail
County exploring its own land acknowledgement

County exploring its own land acknowledgement

Former council never made it official
Westlock County passes $5.28M capital and 50 per cent interim operating budgets

Westlock County passes $5.28M capital and 50 per cent interim operating budgets

Approvals come at Dec. 14 meeting following three-days of budget discussion Dec. 8-10
Senior Warriors continue push towards .500

Senior Warriors continue push towards .500

Club’s three-game winning streak ends versus Morinville; next homes game aren’t until Jan. 14-15
Barrhead Elementary School students write Santa

Barrhead Elementary School students write Santa

Every year the Barrhead Leader asks area schools to submit their letters to Santa. Here are the letters we received from Lauren Chapman’s Barrhead Elementary School Grade 2 class. Enjoy!