Local News

Quick thinking Ponoka teacher saves choking student

Christmas will be complete for a Ponoka family after Ponoka Elementary School teacher saves student

Mayor Grant Creasey reflects on the City of Lacombe’s 2018

Creasey hopes for drastic change of relationship between Province and municipalities

Poll finds respondents against Alberta separation

Over 600 Albertans were surveyed their thoughts on separation of Alberta from Canada

MEGlobal Athletic Park receives $2 million boost towards new Lacombe track

Expanded Bylaw Enforcement service for Lacombe in 2019

Focus on snow and ice, parking, animal control, nuisances, unsightly premises and business licences.

Lacombe County remind anglers of Take it Off program on Buffalo Lake, Gull Lake, and Sylvan Lake

Registering is completely voluntary and it ensures that each hut is accounted for

Lacombe FCSS homelessness count releases preliminary results

36 completed surveys and 55 anecdotal clients leads to 91 population estimate

Blood donor clinic set for Dec. 24th in Lacombe

Canadian Blood Services has called for more than 30,000 blood donors across the country

Lacombe County Council highlights – Dec. 13, 2018

Lacombe County held their last Council meeting of 2018

Rebels lose to Medicine Hat Tigers, 4-1

Tigers break Rebels’ three-game winning streak

Exhibition explores the rich history and culture of Métis people

The exhibition is on display from Dec. 15th to March 10th at the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery

Blackfalds Abbey Centre programs add drop-in options

Fitness classes will not be cancelled due to low enrollment

‘I love this city’: Syrian refugee shares experience as a community volunteer

Volunteering has helped Ola Zeinalabdin find her voice in a new country

Lacombe Police Service rolls out holiday roadside check stops

Officers with approved screening device can request a breath test from anyone they lawfully stop

Blackfalds approves land use bylaw amendments for cannabis

Town now accepting cannabis and cannabis related development applications

City of Lacombe Council highlights – Dec. 10, 2018

The City of Lacombe held their last Council meeting of 2018

Lacombe endorses Asset Management Capacity Building Cohort program

Project will include periodic in-person workshops to be hosted on a rotational basis

City of Lacombe adopts new asset management policy and strategy

Council voted to adopt the new Asset Management Policy and endorse the Asset Management Strategy

Blackfalds offers opportunity to potential business owners

Town seeking proposals from qualified food services contractors