Lacombe Express Staff

Blackfalds RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash

Blackfalds RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash

A collision involving a motorcycle and a pickup occurred Wednesday evening.

Blackfalds RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash
Staff at Ellis Bird Farm are hoping to open within the next month. (BLACK PRESS file photo)

Ellis Bird Farm ‘coping’ after COVID-19 leads to disappointing start to season

Executive Director hoping to open the farm within the next month

Staff at Ellis Bird Farm are hoping to open within the next month. (BLACK PRESS file photo)
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

Blackfalds RCMP arrest male in stolen Handi-Van

One male is in police custody following his attempt to steal a Handi-Van from a seniors complex

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
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LETTER: Alberta physician compensation

‘Doctors have agreed that, with the tough economic times, changes need to be made’

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ASIRT investigates Blackfalds shooting incident

ASIRT investigates Blackfalds shooting incident

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

ASIRT investigates Blackfalds shooting incident
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

Blackfalds RCMP seeking dash cam footage from Highway 2A/QEII

RCMP looking for footage of a black, four door BMW sedan

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
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Lacombe Police arrest two males on outstanding warrants

Search located a large quantity of methamphetamine inside

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Echo Energy to sponsor Lacombe Arena Ice Complex

Echo Energy is offering up $10,000 per year for a five-year term

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AFSC: Unharvested acres number one priority

AFSC: Unharvested acres number one priority

AFSC’s priority is the large range of potential claims on over one million acres of unharvested acres

AFSC: Unharvested acres number one priority
The Town of Blackfalds has promised a 0% tax increase in 2020. (BLACK PRESS file photo)

Blackfalds commits to 0% property tax increase for 2020

Town has reviewed the annual budget and made accommodations due to COVID-19

The Town of Blackfalds has promised a 0% tax increase in 2020. (BLACK PRESS file photo)
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AHS Central Zone reminds residents of mental health supports during COVID-19

Local clinics, 24/7 helplines, 24/7 helplines, AHS website available to those who are struggling

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The Blackfalds Junior A hockey team is excited to announce the name of our new Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) team will be the Blackfalds Bulldogs (Image courtesy: Blackfalds Bulldogs)

New AJHL team dubbed the Blackfalds Bulldogs

Ownership group decides to choose name with local connection

The Blackfalds Junior A hockey team is excited to announce the name of our new Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) team will be the Blackfalds Bulldogs (Image courtesy: Blackfalds Bulldogs)
The Town of Blackfalds has chosen to close parks in the community due to COVID-19. (Photo submitted by the Town of Blackfalds)

Blackfalds closes playgrounds, skateboard parks and Bike Skills Park

Warm weather has led increased presence in these spaces

The Town of Blackfalds has chosen to close parks in the community due to COVID-19. (Photo submitted by the Town of Blackfalds)
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City of Lacombe adds more business supports during COVID-19

Local can contact the City of Lacombe to temporarily suspend utility services

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The City of Lacombe released COVID-19 prevention tips in relation to public parks. (Black Press file photo)

City of Lacombe releases COVID-19 prevention advice on public playground use

Cleanliness, social distancing more difficult at public playgrounds

The City of Lacombe released COVID-19 prevention tips in relation to public parks. (Black Press file photo)
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Lacombe Police traffic stop leads to drug arrest

Driver of the vehicle had an outstanding warrant for his arrest

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The Parade of Gratitude will be on April 20 at 2 p.m. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

Lacombe Parade of gratitude supports workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 battle

LPS working with several organizations to show support for front line essential workers

The Parade of Gratitude will be on April 20 at 2 p.m. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
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Lacombe County Council approves utilities deferral program

Utility accounts must be paid in full as of March 31 to participate

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