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Federal budget good for Westlock, MP says

Federal budget good for Westlock, MP says

The 2012 federal budget reflects what Westlock and area residents are looking for, MP Brian Storseth said last week.
Winter returns for April encore

Winter returns for April encore

Westlock residents had a double dose of winter last week.
Asbestos found in Jubilee Arena

Asbestos found in Jubilee Arena

Saying goodbye to the Jubilee Arena may be easier said than done as a hazardous material discovered within the structure has postponed its spring date with the wrecking ball.
The race to replace Ken is officially on

The race to replace Ken is officially on

The race to replace Ken Kowalski in Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock has begun, with five candidates vying to take over for the veteran MLA. Alberta’s 28th general election was called March 26, with voters heading to the polls April 23.
A cruel April Fool's joke

A cruel April Fool's joke

Mother Nature had the last laugh on April Fool's Day as roughly 15 centimeters of snow fell on the region. Archie Quilonio was one of many clearing the streets of downtown Westlock on Sunday morning.
Southview development may proceed this summer

Southview development may proceed this summer

The stalled development at the south end of 99 Ave. in Westlock, which has been a source of frustration for many years, is expected to start up again this summer.
Town out of ambulance biz

Town out of ambulance biz

As of this Sunday, April 1, the Town of Westlock will no longer be in the ambulance business, and is in negotiations to sell its assets and lease its ambulance bay to a new provider.
Truckey wins trustee byelection

Truckey wins trustee byelection

David Truckey will replace the late Doug Fleming as Westlock’s representative on the Pembina Hills school board. The final count, provided by returning officer Tracy Meunier after the polls closed at 8 p.m.
Hospital support staff get tentative contract

Hospital support staff get tentative contract

Support staff workers at the Westlock hospital may soon have a contract after negotiators settled on a tentative deal earlier this month.
Education minister makes Westlock stop

Education minister makes Westlock stop

A standing ovation greeted Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock PC Party candidate Maureen Kubinec and Alberta Education Minister Thomas Lukaszuk as they took the podium Friday evening at the Westlock Memorial Hall.
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