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Work to start soon on Polymanth Playground refresh

Work to start soon on Polymanth Playground refresh

Community services director says “it will be the new destination playground in Westlock”
Barrhead Air Cadets host 71st annual Ceremonial Review

Barrhead Air Cadets host 71st annual Ceremonial Review

Promotions and awards presented to members of Barrhead #526 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron on June 14
Athabasca District 4-H Beef Sale steers average $4.09 per pound

Athabasca District 4-H Beef Sale steers average $4.09 per pound

Four local clubs take part in first in-person beef sale and achievement day since 2019
$1,000 donation to help youth get involved in golf

$1,000 donation to help youth get involved in golf

Barrhead Golf Club will be hosting Loreen Birnie Gummow Junior Golf Tournament in September
Flag raising another step toward reconciliation

Flag raising another step toward reconciliation

Aspen View Public Schools hosts sacred ceremony with elders from Treaty 6 and Métis nation
Province announces “major upgrades” for highways 44 and 18

Province announces “major upgrades” for highways 44 and 18

Mayor hopes for work this year to Highway 44, while Transportation and MLA non-committal
Rochester wants water and to tear down hazardous curling rink

Rochester wants water and to tear down hazardous curling rink

Delegation asks Athabasca County to add the hamlet to the regional water line
New resources for rural police forces

New resources for rural police forces

Sgt. Bob Dodds said the new Regional Police and Crisis Teams will give rural police forces a much need resource
Motorcyclist dies following Highway 44 collision

Motorcyclist dies following Highway 44 collision

RCMP say June 19 crash remains under investigation
Council agrees to chalet engineering report

Council agrees to chalet engineering report

Westlock County sets aside $10K, although report could cost as little as $3,000