Shaela Dansereau

Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools return from Spring Break to face provincial education cuts

Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools made approximately $850,000 worth of cuts.

Wetaskiwin Food Banks are preparing for a surge in need due to COVID-19

Layoffs are expected to play a major role in need for the Food Bank.

Applications to be Rimbey Rodeo Royalty are now open

Rimbey Rodeo Royalty is looking for submissions for Rodeo Queen, Princess and Jr. Miss.

The Front Steps Project

Local photographer Vanessa Kerkere is capturing history with families from their own front steps.

A little kindness goes a long way

Don’t attack journalists for reporting the news

Millet Fas Gas Plus is showing their support for hospital and emergency service workers.

Millet Fas Gas Plus is offering hospital and emergency service workers $10 off every fill up.

A birthday pandemic

Wetaskiwin woman celebrates 100th birthday during COVID-19.

UPDATE: City of Wetaskiwin amends plastic bag bylaw amidst COVID-19 pandemic

All City of Wetaskiwin playgrounds are also closed.

Sewing for safety during COVID-19

A Wetaskiwin local is sewing face masks for the vulnerable and front line workers.

Local businesses try to find their ‘new normal’ during COVID-19

COVID-19 is pushing local businesses to their breaking point.

Wetaskiwin County has four confirmed COVID-19 cases

These growing numbers in the County add to the 61 new cases in Alberta.

Wetaskiwin Composite High School’s graduates final year is not what they hoped

Coronavirus has derailed the WCHS grads’ plans to celebrate their final year.

Will COVID-19 affect Wetaskiwin’s single-use plastic ban?

City of Wetaskiwin’s single-use plastic ban still stands amidst coronavirus reusable bag concerns.

Update: Confirmed case of COVID-19 in Wetaskiwin County

The patient in question is currently isolated in Edmonton.

Confirmed case of COVID-19 in Wetaskiwin County

New coronavirus testing procedures as Alberta’s cases continue to rise.