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Single case of COVID-19 identified in Woodlands County

Single case of COVID-19 identified in Woodlands County

Alberta has now 5,355 confirmed cases of COVID-19 throughout the province
100 years of healthcare: A flu come and gone

100 years of healthcare: A flu come and gone

Part II of a story on the traces left by pandemics on local healthcare
Take a bead, have a hot meal

Take a bead, have a hot meal

Athabasca bakery wants to help the hungry
Teaching in a pandemic world

Teaching in a pandemic world

From new to experienced, teachers are adapting to teaching in an online world
Pembina Hills School Division asks library for a refund

Pembina Hills School Division asks library for a refund

Barrhead Public Library board looks for a way to refund the school division for more than $12,000 for services it would have provided had it not been for the coronavirus
Pandemic creating concerns in the cattle industry

Pandemic creating concerns in the cattle industry

Temporary closure of Cargill’s beef plant at High River and reduction in processing at the JBS pant at Brooks could create a shortage of retail beef products and problems for producers with cattle at or ready to market weights
Province exempts rural doctors from original pay agreement

Province exempts rural doctors from original pay agreement

Westlock physician says previous measures limiting to rural practice
Woodlands County councillors take 10 per cent pay cut

Woodlands County councillors take 10 per cent pay cut

Professional development fund also reduced by $5,000 and will be absorbed back into budget if unused
Municipalities follow provincial lead on fire restrictions

Municipalities follow provincial lead on fire restrictions

Fire ban in Athabasca, with restrictions in Westlock and Barrhead
Bereza moves on, moves out

Bereza moves on, moves out

Move takes him into supervisor position at Sherwood Park detachment
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