Local News

City of Lacombe council highlights – May 11, 2020

The next scheduled council meeting is May 25, 2020, at 5 p.m. (Regular)

Central Alberta Raceways starts season with COVID-19 restrictions

Owner hoping for larger car counts as Albertan relaunch progresses

Final grades for Wolf Creek Public School students based on in-class and at-home learning

Wolf Creek says the final marks will be decided based on a rubric given to teachers in the district

Online hub to help organizations serving seniors amid COVID-19 in Alberta

Collaborative Online Resources and Education will make it easier to share resources

ASIRT investigates Blackfalds shooting incident

ASIRT was directed to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting

Contact Medicine River Wildlife Centre if you see orphaned baby birds

Centre expected to be short staffed this summer due to COVID-19

Last day of instruction planned June 19: Clearview Public Schools

Provided the coordinated approach is supported, says the school division

Raising flags along Hwy 11 near Red Deer to honour first responders, health care workers

Canadian, provincial, municipal and international flags being flown

Lacombe’s Len Thompson Lures supports western Canadian food banks

Six specially patterned lures being sold to support food banks

Grad yard signs lift spirits, supports Lacombe Food Bank

Painted Light Photography, Strand Media Corporation team up on initiative

Lacombe’s Cilantro and Chive not reopening May 14

Owner taking it day-by-day to ensure safety of staff, guests, community

Rimbey Rodeo cancelled in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

The annual local and CARA rodeo was set to be held July 10-12 at the Rimbey Ag Grounds

Arrests made in Maskwacis homicide

Pair in custody and facing murder charges

Alberta announces support for farmers, ranchers

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in province climbs over 6,000