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#EndBikeTheft campaign comes to Lacombe

CACPC and 529 Garage partner to register bikes in central Alberta

PHOTOS: North Viewpoint Bridge opened at Ellis Bird Farm

A grant from Dow Canada allowed the project to go forward

94 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta on Wednesday, two more deaths

1,146 active cases with 9,891 recovered cases

  • Aug 5, 2020

Lacombe youth wins Trail Building Competition

Darin Boehme of Lacombe won Alberta TrailNet’s first trail building challenge

COVID-19: One more death reported in central zone

Number of active cases has decreased by more than 200 since last week

Water quality advisory prompted by high levels of fecal bacteria in Gull Lake

AHS issued the advisory, and say it will be in effect until further notice

  • Aug 1, 2020

Water quality advisory issued for Gull Lake at Aspen Beach

Elevated levels of fecal bacteria were detected via testing of Gull Lake water, at this beach location

  • Jul 31, 2020

One new death, 53 new cases of COVID-19 in Central zone Friday

127 additional cases across the province

  • Jul 31, 2020

Blackfalds RCMP traffic stop results in charges and drug seizure

A search of the vehicle resulted in the seizure of a controlled substance suspected to be methamphetamine

  • Jul 31, 2020

County residents and businesses will pay the price of Province’s proposed oil and gas assessment models

If approved, the changes would significantly impact residents and businesses in Lacombe County

Chamber of Commerce announces nominees for ‘Non-Profit of the Year’ and ‘Business of the Year’

MNP will be sponsoring a new awards category focusing on business resilience through the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Jul 31, 2020

COVID-19 testing expands in Alberta

Five addition deaths Thursday

  • Jul 30, 2020

133 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

Central zone sees 19 new cases in past 24 hours

  • Jul 29, 2020

Community Initiatives Program (CIP): approved grant for Lacombe FCSS

The total grant amount is $75,000 with projects being implemented from Aug. 1st, 2020 to July 31st, 2022

  • Jul 28, 2020

COVID-19: Alberta confirms 80 cases Tuesday

Cases in some central Alberta communities up

PHOTOS: Local Second World War Veteran Nick Melnychuk celebrated his 98th birthday last week

A special birthday parade was held on July 23rd

  • Jul 26, 2020

111 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta on Friday

Central zone sees increase of six cases

  • Jul 24, 2020

WCPS, MLA Ron Orr discuss Scenario 1 reopening

Schools will operate at near-normal levels come fall

Active COVID-19 cases nearly doubled since July 9

114 new cases Thursday, 1,293 active cases across Alberta

  • Jul 23, 2020