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Wednesday, 06 September 2017 14:40

PRSD trustee and advocate passes away

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The community lost one of its greatest advocates for youth, education, and family when Kathy Cooper passed away on Aug. 29 at the age of 62, following a courageous battle with cancer.

Wednesday, 06 September 2017 07:02

Evacuation alert issued for Waterton Lakes National Park

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Parks Canada has issued an evacuation alert for all of Waterton Lakes National Park. The Kenow Fire has not advanced further into the park but it continues to expand. There is no immediate threat, but this pre-emptive action allows us to be ready for a forecasted change in weather in a couple days.  

Wednesday, 30 August 2017 08:19

Teen drowns in Lake Newell

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On Aug. 29, at approximately 3:44 p.m., Brooks RCMP, along with the Brooks Fire Department and Alberta Health Services EMS, were dispatched to Kinbrook Island Provincial Park for a possible drowning at the main beach of Lake Newell. 

On July 19, the County of Newell issued a “Fire Restriction” for the entire County. That Fire Restriction is still in effect and most likely will remain in effect for some time.

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