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Dropped calls a problem in town limits

Dropped calls a problem in town limits

Town of Barrhead will reach out to TELUS to rectify a growing problem
County councillors want to review scholarship policy

County councillors want to review scholarship policy

Westlock County had 15 applications in 2022 for the program, compared to only one last year
Wildrose Rodeo Association Challenge

Wildrose Rodeo Association Challenge

The Wildrose Rodeo Association (WRA) held its premier and final event of the season at the Barrhead Agrena from Sept. 15 to 18.
Two plead guilty to murder of local woman

Two plead guilty to murder of local woman

Two others face trial for their role in Nature Duperron’s death
County will spend $35K on protection barrier at main office

County will spend $35K on protection barrier at main office

Existing barrier at Westlock County's administration building not suitable in case of “dangerous encounter”
Mountie Park Campground posts big year

Mountie Park Campground posts big year

Town-run facility approaching $49K in booking receipts for 2022
Man charged in June 2020 homicide back in court in October

Man charged in June 2020 homicide back in court in October

Defence lawyer expects a two-day preliminary inquiry
County of Barrhead selects Marilyn Flock as Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal

County of Barrhead selects Marilyn Flock as Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal

Reeve Doug Drozd said while there are many deserving people in the county, Flock’s impact during her 39 years as agricultural fieldman puts her over the top
New CAO for Athabasca County

New CAO for Athabasca County

Former Peace River CAO Christopher Parker hired for top job
MP says party stands united behind new leader

MP says party stands united behind new leader

Arnold Viersen says new CPC leader Pierre Poilievre will focus on fighting inflation and ensuring government doesn’t introduce new taxes