Local News

Castor, Forestburg, coal workers get $257,644 to transition to low-carbon economy

Two transition centres will serve seven communities in the Battler River Region

Semi tractor hauling lumber rolls near Ponoka

Icy roads continue to wreak havoc on the the QE2

Rollovers near Ponoka keep crews busy

Wintry road conditions proved a struggle for motorists on the QE2 highway with several incidents

Plane crash-lands near Ponoka

The airplane had its tail ripped off and it ended right side up in a copse of trees east of Ponoka

Naked man arrested for impaired driving

The man allegedly fled the scene of a collision wearing only a sheet. Plus other Ponoka RCMP briefs

Castor honours Canada’s veterans

Holds Remembrance Day service

  • Nov 12, 2018

WATCH: Remembrance Day in Lacombe fills LMC

2018 marked 100 years since the end of First World War

Rimbey to hold first ever charity check stop

Rimbey gets in Christmas spirit

  • Nov 10, 2018

Rural crime task force results released at Agri-Trade luncheon

Report cites problems with police not being able to keep up with crime and justice system issues

Traffic on QE2 slow going after collision near Millet and Leduc

Edmonton Police deal with slick roads and 125 collisions as of 4 p.m.

PHOTOS: Mule deer runs into car near Ponoka

Woman taken to the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre for check up

End of WWI marked in Eckville with the ringing of bells

St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church will ring its bell 100 to mark the 100th anniversary of WWI

Video cameras in school busses catch drivers unawares

School bus video cameras show Lacombe and Blackfalds drivers worst offenders for passing while red lights flashing

  • Nov 6, 2018

WATCH: TSN’s Michael Landsberg speaks in Lacombe about mental illness

Landsberg lends his voice to the Schizophrenia Society of Alberta

DEVELOPING: Stettler County reduces density on controversial Paradise Shores

Number of sites in entire project reduced from 370 to 168

Blackfalds RCMP arrest two males after spotting suspicious vehicle

Suspicious vehicle leads to arrest of parole violators and multiple new charges