Local News

White Christmas expected for Central Alberta

The Weather Network is predicting a white Christmas for much of Western Canada

Ponoka’s Chevi Rabbit recognized for human rights advocacy

She was recognized as one of the top 25 most influential human rights advocates

UPDATE: Motorist dies near Ponoka after loose tire collides with vehicle

Ponoka RCMP seek assistance in locating vehicle belonging to the tire

Almost 100 kgs of suspected cocaine seized at Coutts border crossing

84 bricks of suspected cocaine seized from California residents’ vehicle; largest recorded seizure.

Electoral boundaries changes not drastic for current division

The Electoral Boundaries Commission issued their final report to the Province in October

Trilliant’s Trees 4 Treasures raises funds to give holidays

Real estate group gave trees in exchange for donations to the Adopt-a-Family Program last night

Vehicles set on fire in rimbey

Rimbey RCMP investigating arson to two separate vehicles

Snowriders need executive to keep running

The club is meeting tonight, Dec. 6, at the Eckville Legion at 7:30 p.m.

Third annual road-side toy drive a success

The toy drive brought in over $6,000 for Santas Anonymous

Liquor licences now available online

Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission is phasing out paper-issued licences

Non-Violence Coalition meets for tea

Regional Vision for Non-Violence Coalition’s second annual tea was held on Nov. 29 at NexSource Centre

Town council highlights

Town council met for their regular meeting Nov. 27

Break out the parkas, a cold winter is coming

The Weather Network is predicting a colder, and snowier, winter than normal

Leduc RCMP lay charges in Mountie-involved collision

A Leduc County resident was charged with impaired driving in the collision near Devon

Mountie seriously injured in early morning collision near Devon

An erratic driver is said to have collided with an RCMP cruiser

UPDATE: Sylvan Lake RCMP search for two missing women is over

Serenity Rosewell and Jazmine Sleva were located and are safe

Eckville gets in holiday spirit

The tree lighting is set to happen on Nov. 30

Make a pledge for change

“One Thing. Anything. It Begins with You” is the theme for this year’s Change Day campaign

Centre for Positive Relationships open in Eckville

The ribbon cutting for the new centre was held in the library Nov. 16

Eckville to provide new ECG machine for urgent care

Eckville’s Town Council met for is regular meeting on Nov. 14