A fire advisory is back in place in the Grande Prairie Forest Area.
The wildfire hazard rating is now very high.
The advisory means no new burn permits will be issued.
Safe campfires are still allowed.
Off-Highway Vehicle users are again reminded to check for hot spots on their machines.
The County of Grande Prairie says it will not help four property owners in Wedgewood affected by collapsing slopes.
Some residents spoke to County council Monday, asking a second geo-technical study be done.
In a statement, Reeve Leanne Beaupre says after a lot of debate, Council determined that no action be taken.
On August 25, the third annual New Horizon Co-Op Glow Fun Run/Walk is taking place at Muskoseepi Park.
The event, which runs from 8 p.m. until midnight, supports the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation and costs $45 for adults and $10 for children.
Dawn Miller, Senior Development Officer with the Grande...
Mayor Bill Given is back from AUMA meetings in Edmonton.
He is part of the Municipal Governance Committee and says they are reviewing the second set of regulations related to the Municipal Government Act.
“There’s a regulation related to Code of Conduct for elected officials, there’s another regulation related...
Alberta's Minister of Municipal Affairs says he has heard a number of concerns while touring the Peace this week.
Shaye Anderson says one of those is the lack of a rural, northern voice in provincial affairs.
"Whether it be with education, or especially with health care issues and senior's issues, those are the...
Grande Prairie has the highest rate of fentanyl deaths in the province, according to a report by Alberta Health.
The latest version of the government's Opioids and Substances of Misuse Report says Grande Prairie recorded nine deaths from suspected fentanyl overdoses in the first six months of this year.
Grande Prairie came up a few times in ALERT's Annual Report.
The report contains data from April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017.
Over that time, just over a dozen fire arms were seized in Grande Prairie.
Mike Tucker, Spokesperson with ALERT, says these are not just regular guns involved in hunting. These are guns...
Alberta Municipal Affairs Minister Shaye Anderson has a busy day ahead as he stops in Grande Prairie today.
Anderson is touring the province gathering feedback, and concerns from community groups and elected officials.
He will be meeting with Mayor Given, going to a Rotary meeting and touring the Eastlink Centre and...
City Hall continues to look a bringing a new performing arts centre to Grande Prairie.
Two options, one worth just under $100-million, another closer to $120-million, are being looked at.
First, though, the idea of spending $200,000 on hiring someone to come up with a business case for the centre will go to fall...
An extra condition has been added to the full parole granted to Patrick Tremblay.
He has had full parole since 2012 after serving prison time for the shooting deaths of Les and Ann McLean near Valleyview in 1985.
Another man, Roderick Martineau, also served time for his role in the killings.
The Parole Board...