Lacombe approves $15,000 in grants for 5 community groups

LACOMBE – The City of Lacombe approved $15,000 to community groups through its 2021 Recreation and…

Lacombe city council streamlines outdoor patio approvals to support local business

LACOMBE – Lacombe city council has streamlined the outdoor patio approval process to support local businesses…

Higher level of seniors care coming to Ponoka

RED DEER – A total of 36 supportive living beds in Drayton Valley and Ponoka will…

Auditor tells Clive council they’re in solid financial shape

By Stu Salkeld, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter CLIVE – The official auditor for the Village of Clive…

Clive council passes fire protection bylaw

Clive village council approved second and third reading of their updated fire protection bylaw at the…

Alix passes operating budget with 0% increase

Alix council approved their operating budget and property tax bylaw April 7. Stu Salkeld/ECA Review By Stu…

Blackfalds Library Named Servus Credit Union Library

BLACKFALDS – Blackfalds new library will be named the Servus Credit Union Public Library. Mayor Richard Poole…

Fire restrictions implemented in Lacombe County

Ted Erski photo Effective April 6, 2021, a Fire Restriction is in effect for all of…

Village of Alix to sell outdoor movie screen

Alix village council will sell the municipality’s outdoor movie screen after it didn’t prove as popular…

Debbie Leitch heads Blackfalds’ new youth restorative justice program

RED DEER – The Red Deer County Police Advisory Committee (PAC), in partnership with Blackfalds RCMP,…

Lacombe BBBS huge support for Blackfalds’ schools: Blackfalds council

Blackfalds Town Council meeting March 23 (Screen shot) The Town of Blackfalds council unanimously voted in…

Community hall must pay huge water bill, says Clive council

CLIVE – Clive village council decided a large water bill owed by the community hall has…