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George Blais

George Blais

George Blais is the publisher of the Westlock News. He started as a sports reporter in Westlock in 1994 and made stops in Barrhead, Athabasca and Lac La Biche before returning to Westlock in 2003.

Recent Work by George

Hours, services rolled back at Westlock’s rec facilities

Hours, services rolled back at Westlock’s rec facilities

Library also forced to close its doors to walk-in traffic
T1 officially enters service

T1 officially enters service

Town of Westlock hosts April 1 push-in ceremony for new $1.3M platform truck
Westlock RCMP preach patience for callers

Westlock RCMP preach patience for callers

Detachment has new auto-attend system for their admin phone line
Golf course prez looking forward to big 2021

Golf course prez looking forward to big 2021

Clubhouse renos at the Westlock Golf Course should be done by the beginning of May
Work to begin on 108th Street reconstruction project April 6

Work to begin on 108th Street reconstruction project April 6

Crews are getting an early jump on the massive $7.35 million project
NCABL aiming for first pitch in mid-June

NCABL aiming for first pitch in mid-June

League commissioner confident there will be a 54th-consecutive season of senior ‘AA’ baseball
Commerce Building site to be cleaned up soon

Commerce Building site to be cleaned up soon

Town CAO says they’re working with the building’s owner
Westlock-area municipalities take aim at Minister’s Awards for Municipal Excellence

Westlock-area municipalities take aim at Minister’s Awards for Municipal Excellence

Councils write letters in support of application
Westlock's new $1.3M aerial truck ready to enter service

Westlock's new $1.3M aerial truck ready to enter service

Fire department holding official roll-in ceremony April 1 for ‘T1’
Council rejects manufactured home taxation change

Council rejects manufactured home taxation change

Park owners vow to work with Town of Westlock admin on tax collection