Shaela Dansereau

Harper Hanki must undergo treatment within the next year for the best chance of surviving a genetic disorder. Photo from www.myheroharper.com

Alberta tot in need of miracle treatment

Money is being raised for a $2.8-million treatment for one-year-old girl

Harper Hanki must undergo treatment within the next year for the best chance of surviving a genetic disorder. Photo from www.myheroharper.com
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Powwow held at Ma-Me-O

Individuals from across Alberta, B.C. and Saskatchewan participated.

Photo by Kirsty Lloyd.
The AquaEye being tested in the marina from the Wetaskiwin RCMP boat. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Wetaskiwin RCMP, Fire, Fish and Wildlife and Alberta rescue divers train for water search and rescues

First responders practiced coordination to make future water rescues and recoveries more efficient.

The AquaEye being tested in the marina from the Wetaskiwin RCMP boat. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.

The photography trend that continues to climb: Best friend photo shoots

Rimbey photographer reflects on the growing demand for these lifestyle set shoots.

Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.
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Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools receive grant from Indigo Love of Reading Foundation.

WRPS has received $15,975 from the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation.

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Pigeon Lake Emergency services dock at Silver Beach. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Update: Possible drowning at Pigeon Lake involved man and woman from Edmonton

Bodies recovered from Pigeon Lake’s northeastern shores.

Pigeon Lake Emergency services dock at Silver Beach. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
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13-year-old charged in death of boy, 10 in Maskwacis

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit have laid a manslaughter charge against a 13-year-old boy from Maskwacis.

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Two females arrested for carjacking in Leduc; sword and bear spray used as weapon

Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis female arrested for carjacking.

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Protestors gathered along 56 St Wetaskiwin, Alta. August 4, 2020 for Indigenous Lives Matter. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Protestors for Indigenous Lives Matter gather in Wetaskiwin

Protestors gathered along 56 St Wetaskiwin, Alta. August 4, 2020 for Indigenous Lives Matter.

Protestors gathered along 56 St Wetaskiwin, Alta. August 4, 2020 for Indigenous Lives Matter. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
Pigeon Lake. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Blue-green algae bloom advisory issued for Pigeon Lake

Alberta Health Services issued a blue-green algae advisory for Pigeon Lake July 28, 2020.

Pigeon Lake. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
July 16, 2020 storm created a significant amount of damage throughout Millet, Alta. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Severe storm tears through Wetaskiwin County, leaving considerable damage

Millet, Alta. saw a significant amount of damage.

July 16, 2020 storm created a significant amount of damage throughout Millet, Alta. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
Troy Dorchester competing in 2019. Photo by Shelly Scott Photography, photo submitted by Troy Dorchester.

Canadian professional chuckwagon racer reflects on cancelled season

This year would have marked Troy Dorchester’s 28th year of racing.

Troy Dorchester competing in 2019. Photo by Shelly Scott Photography, photo submitted by Troy Dorchester.
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Canmore RCMP respond to multiple hiking injury calls this weekend

EMS and RCMP responded to three separate and unrelated hiking accidents in Kananaskis Country.

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Central Alberta has been put on a severe thunderstorm watch for Thursday July 9, 2020. Submitted.

Severe thunderstorm warning for Central Alberta

Central Alberta expected to have severe thunderstorms roll through Thursday June 9, 2020.

Central Alberta has been put on a severe thunderstorm watch for Thursday July 9, 2020. Submitted.
The Rimbey and Area Love my Garden Tour is taking place on July 23 and July 25, 2020. Photo of one of the gardens on the tour. Submitted.

Fun and Flowers: Rimbey and Area Love My Garden Tour this July

“Every garden is as unique as the gardener who created them.”

The Rimbey and Area Love my Garden Tour is taking place on July 23 and July 25, 2020. Photo of one of the gardens on the tour. Submitted.
Photo/ Edmonton Int’l Raceway Facebook page                                Ryken and his family July 5, 2020. Photo submitted.

Edmonton International Raceway revving back up following COVID-19 shutdown

Despite being rained out Saturday the Raceway held a special event Sunday sans races.

Photo/ Edmonton Int’l Raceway Facebook page                                Ryken and his family July 5, 2020. Photo submitted.
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Leduc RCMP on scene at plane crash

A float plane crashed in a field near Range Road 232 and Highway 623.

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Racers competed on the oval track this weekend for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. Photo/ Facebook-Central Alberta Raceways.

Races resume at Central Alberta Raceways

Central Alberta Raceways opened for the June 20-21 weekend.

Racers competed on the oval track this weekend for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. Photo/ Facebook-Central Alberta Raceways.
Thousands gathered at the Alberta Legislature grounds Friday June 5, 2020. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Edmonton Black Lives Matter protest had roughly 15, 000 attendees this weekend

Thousands gathered at the Alberta Legislature grounds Friday June 5, 2020.

Thousands gathered at the Alberta Legislature grounds Friday June 5, 2020. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
May 23, Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest impaired driver following police car ramming. Photo submitted by RCMP Alberta.

Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest impaired driver following police car ramming

The suspect vehicle purposefully crashed into a parked police vehicle, pushing it into the ditch.

May 23, Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest impaired driver following police car ramming. Photo submitted by RCMP Alberta.