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CAO focused on leftover leadership issues at Westlock County: Budget Day 2

CAO focused on leftover leadership issues at Westlock County: Budget Day 2

Future development, new revenue sources, capital expenses covered
Mask bylaw critiqued for lack of consultation

Mask bylaw critiqued for lack of consultation

COVID cases within Athabasca County borders continue to rise, with Boyle now at 16 of 24
Peter Beckett case may end up in front of the Supreme Court of Canada

Peter Beckett case may end up in front of the Supreme Court of Canada

Beckett’s 2017 murder conviction was overturned by B.C. Court of Appeal in September
Barrhead sets local record for shoebox-giving as part of Operation Christmas Child

Barrhead sets local record for shoebox-giving as part of Operation Christmas Child

Local crafters donated hundreds of toques, mitts, scarves and afghans to include in shoeboxes
Five per cent tax increase proposed for Westlock County: Budget Day 1

Five per cent tax increase proposed for Westlock County: Budget Day 1

T&C will provide highlights after each budget meeting
Santa’s Anonymous going forward, with precautions

Santa’s Anonymous going forward, with precautions

Hampers will be quarantined for 72 hours before delivery, along with other COVID considerations
Pembina Hills finishes 2019-2020 school year in the black

Pembina Hills finishes 2019-2020 school year in the black

School division had originally anticipated deficit of $2.272M but finished with operating surplus of $2.118M
Boyle always bounces back

Boyle always bounces back

Moonlight madness events take on new forms
Provincial Administrative Penalties Act changes rules for first-time impaired drivers

Provincial Administrative Penalties Act changes rules for first-time impaired drivers

Police will be able to hand out fines and suspensions; court dates reserved for more serious cases
Active cases rise to six in County of Barrhead

Active cases rise to six in County of Barrhead

More than 5,000 new cases identified throughout Alberta over the past three days