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Boyle-area COVID cases jump by four

Boyle-area COVID cases jump by four

There are now 15 active cases within Athabasca County borders, and an active case rate of 113.7 per 100,000 residents
One more COVID-19 case for Westlock

One more COVID-19 case for Westlock

Top doc to recommend new measures to gov’t today
New location added in Woodlands County to submit nominations for 2021 election

New location added in Woodlands County to submit nominations for 2021 election

Residents may submit nominations at either municipal office in Whitecourt or regional office in Fort Assiniboine
Development and building permits up in Westlock

Development and building permits up in Westlock

But projected value of projects in town is lower compared to 2019
Mask mandates not a violation of rights

Mask mandates not a violation of rights

There is a duty to accommodate, but not to the point of undue hardship
Big piece of art makes big move to the country

Big piece of art makes big move to the country

Urban sculpture takes up new home near Colinton
Fort Assiniboine School student receives national recognition

Fort Assiniboine School student receives national recognition

Taylor Scarlett takes third place in the Royal Canadian Legion’s annual poster contest
FCSS Christmas Spirit program kicks off in Westlock

FCSS Christmas Spirit program kicks off in Westlock

Formerly known as Santa’s Anonymous, applications will be accepted Nov. 16 to Dec. 9
Friends of Tawatinaw look for contract extension

Friends of Tawatinaw look for contract extension

Non-profit wants to keep $200k in operating funds
Amber Valley plaque unveiled at new location

Amber Valley plaque unveiled at new location

Plaque honouring Black settlers was missing, but was later found, restored and re-installed Nov. 15.