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Candidate Profile: Cory Lystang
Aug. 04 2015 In the first of the Eagles Candidate Profiles for Election 2015, we speak with Libertarian Cory Lystang.

Candidate Profile: Ryan Maguhn
Aug. 12 2015 In the third of the Eagles Candidate Profiles for Election 2015, we speak with Liberal Candidate Ryan Maguhn

Candidate Profile: Jim Eglinski
Aug. 10 2015 In the second of the Eagles Candidate Profiles for Election 2015, we speak with Conservative incumbent Jim Eglinski

Candidate Profile: Sandra Wolf Lange
Aug. 21 2015 In the fourth of the Eagles Candidate Profiles for Election 2015, we speak with Green Party Candidate Sandra Wolf Lange

Candidate Profile: Ken Kuzminski
Aug. 04 2015 We are now able to share this profile, created at the start of the campaign, as Ken Kuzminski is now officially the NDPs Yellowhead Candidate

Whooping Cough Outbreak
Aug. 26 2015 A whooping cough outbreak has been declared in the north zone of AHS.

Canmore Perv Arrested
Aug. 26 2015 Nineteen days later, the RCMP got their man.

Firearm incident in GC
Aug. 25 2015 RCMP are investigating an incident involving accidental discharge of a firearm in Grande Cache

EDS RCMP Driving Concerns
Aug. 25 2015 A number of driving concerns were pointed out during this weeks occurrence report from the Edson RCMP.

Tour of Alberta Coming Soon
Aug. 24 2015 We're just barely more than a week out from one of the biggest events in north american cycling, the tour of alberta.

Pembina River Rescue
Aug. 20 2015 Yellowhead county firefighters were dispatched late Tuesday night to assist RCMP with a person trapped in the Pembina River valley.

Beaver Bike Fest
Aug. 20 2015 There's lots to see this weekend in Hinton, as HMBA (Him-baah) shifts into hire gear for the Beaver Bikefest

Mountains and Moccasins
Aug. 20 2015 Mountains and Moccasins is a new project from Jasper NAtional park, where the Park presents a series of first naitons and metis peoples performances and teachings.

Fentanyl Course
Aug. 20 2015 As incidents of fentanyl overdose rise across the province and country, HIV west yellowhead and AHS are offering a new program to educate, train, and empower clients, drug users and servi...

HIN Fireworks Bylaw
Aug. 19 2015 Fireworks, as well as firepits, didn't get a final bylaw dying Tuesdays Hinton town council meeting.

Hinton Fire Bylaw
Aug. 19 2015 Council has not quite authorized a new fire bylaw.

HIN Geothermal
Aug. 19 2015 Councillor Ryan Maguhn fought hard to keep council investigating geothermal power.

Edson Council Update
Aug. 19 2015 Lots going on in Edson Town council as well last night.

Council Meetings
Aug. 18 2015 It will be a very long meeting this evening for hinton town council.

Switzer Changes
Aug. 18 2015 The town of hinton has earlier this morning put out a release which states that stage one and two of the switzer drive upgrades are complete.

Family Wellness Fair
Aug. 18 2015 While partnerships between service providers in small communities like hinton are common, an event this week will truly show the potential of like minded groups working together.

Red Brick Carnival
Aug. 18 2015 If the less than perfect weather at last weeks sidewalk jamboree kept your family from getting their carnival fix, there is another event this week that could do the trick.

Beaver Bike Fest
Aug. 17 2015 If youre looking for the best view in the house for this years beaver bikefest, you might want to consider volunteering.

Fatal Rollover
Aug. 17 2015 An 18 and a 19 year old male from the Spruce Grove/Stony Plain area are both dead, after a rollover last night.

Jasper Collision
Aug. 17 2015 Four people have died as the result of a multi vehicle collision on Highway 16 Friday night, 16km west of Jasper.

Jasper Heritage Rodeo
Aug. 14 2015 Newsman Josh reports back from the thursday performance

Stranded Tubers Safe
Aug. 12 2015 New details this hour from yellowhead county regarding the stranded tubers.

Stolen Truck @ AltWest
Aug. 12 2015 We've received a report from the Hinton RCMP, saying they are seeking the assistance of the general public.

Regional Councils
Aug. 11 2015 Most of this afternoons hinton town council meeting will be behind closed doors, with negotiations and closed door deliberation, but there is two big ticket items on the agenda before tha...

O'Donnell Arrest Details
Aug. 11 2015 We have new details from the Evansburg RCMP regarding the arrest of Daniel Patrick O'Donnell.

Breton Arrests
Aug. 11 2015 A long list of charges are pending, after two individuals were arrested last week in relation to incidents which occurred in Breton, Rimbey and Hinton.

Aquatera Presents to HIN Council
Aug. 11 2015 The town of hinton may have found a solution to the upcoming water management worries.

Heritage Rodeo Parking
Aug. 11 2015 The Jasper Heritage Rodeo kicks off tomorrow (wednesday), marking the return of rodeo into the outdoor beauty of Jasper National Park.

Canmore Assault
Aug. 10 2015
Canmore RCMP are asking the public for assistance in identifying the suspect, if you have any information that could assist the police, or that may assist in identifying the suspect...

Run in the Rockies Volunteer
Aug 10 2015 Only two weeks ago, runners flooded Grande Cache for Death Fest; this weekend, some will be back in the region for the hintons annual run in the rockies.

Shooting Update
Aug. 09 2015 We've received more details from ASIRt surrounding Fridays police involved shooting.

Sidewalk Jamboree Returns
Aug. 10 2015 This weekend, Jasper host its heritage rodeo, Hintonites are runnning in the rockies, and in Edson, the sidewalk jamboree will be kicking off thursday morning.

Provincial Building Shooting
Aug. 07 2015 A civilian was shot this afternoon at the Edson Provincial Building.

UPD: Provincial Building Shooting
Aug. 07 2015 We've now received word that the individual wounded in todays officer involved shooting at the edson provincial building is being airlifted to hospital in Edmonton via STARS air ambulance...

C.O.P.S Hinton
Aug. 06 2015 Last week, the Eagle told you about the efforts of one Hinton citizen to get the citizens on patrol.

Suspicious Persons
Aug. 05 2015 Last night, the Hinton RCMP were called regarding some suspicious activity by the Alta West building.

Jasper Heritage Rodeo
Aug. 05 2015 Jasper Heritage Rodeo, a event steeped into jasper national parks history, is finally returning to its outdoor roots.

CRA Scams
Aug. 04 2015 Still no word on the status of the RCMP fraud line, but Randy Westerman with the Canada Revenue Agency has shared some important links with the eagle, to help you avoid fraud as the so ca...

JAS South Trail Reopened
Aug. 04 2015 The entire south boundary trail in jasper is open for visitation once again, with a bear warning.

Hockey Camps in Hinton
Aug. 03 2015 Edson's scaled back their hockey camp this year, but Hinton's Challenge in the Rockies Camp still has space for those looking for a full week camp.

Rosendahl's Been Busy
Aug. 03 2015 The eagle newsroom got a chance to sit and discuss the last couple of months with MLA Eric Rosendahl last week.

EDS Hit and Run
Aug. 02 2015 A 23-year-old man is in serious condition after a hit and run in Edson.

Warrant Scam
Jul. 31 2015 It's been all over social media in recent weeks, but in case you missed it, the CRA warrant scam is back in a big way in the west yellowhead.

Grande Cache DeathFest Boost
Jul. 30 2015 Death Fest is just one of the pile of events going on this weekend across the west yellowhead.

Truck and Trailer Recovered
Jul. 30 2015 Last night, the Hinton RCMP conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation

Rosendahl on Ag Disaster
Jul. 30 2015 West Yellowhead MLA Eric Rosendahl is inviting any and and all farmers affected by adverse conditions this year contact him.

C.O.P.S Return to Hinton
Jul. 30 2015 Hinton will join neighbouring Edson in restarting the citizens on patrol society as a response to rising incidents of crime.

Yellowhead County Ag Disaster
Jul. 28 2015 Another Albertan County has declared a state of Agricultural Disaster.

Jul. 29 2015 Liberal Candidate for the West Yellowhead Ryan Maguhn is making some promises himself, as the feds make pre-election moves he calls "Pork Barrel Politics"

Excelsior Update
Jul. 28 2015 Fire crews, with the help of favourable weather conditions, have secured the perimeter of the fire and no hot spots have been detected in the last four days.

Sunday Night in HIN
Jul. 28 2015 Early Sunday morning the Hinton RCMP, along with RCMP Dog Services, attended a residence on Chetamon Drive.

Edson Airport Connecting?
Jul. 28 2015 Good news for many small airports around the country.

Stolen Kubota
Jul. 27 2015 Are you missing a Kubota rototiller?

Parks West Mall Theft
Jul. 27 2015 Early morning Friday, Hinton RCMP responded to a complaint where a truck had ran into the front doors of the Parks West Mall.

Possible AG Emergency
Jul. 27 2015 Yellowhead county council could declare an agriculture disaster tomorrow morning.

Excelsior Update
Jul. 24 2015 The Excelsior wildfire area has received between 55-65 mm of rain between the 11 and 22, but that hasn't helped some of the deepest, most compacted points.


HIN Fire Bylaw
Jul. 22 2015 A new fire bylaw was presented to hinton town council last (tuesday) night, and nearly received unanimous consent to move forward with plans to inspect, permit, and ticket for firepits an...

Food Bank Help
Jul. 23 2015 New numbers from the food banks of Alberta say that there are 24 food banks across the province facing difficulty recouping their storerooms, due to a high number of clients.

EWMA Update
Jul. 23 2015 The FIRE ADVISORY in the Edson Wildfire Management Area has been lifted as of wednesday morning, and new fire permits are being issued again for heavy fuels.

Family Wellness Fair
Jul. 20 2015 Hintons newest august event has just been announced.

Best Headliners Ever for WMMF
Jul. 17 2015 Since the final lineup announcement, Brian Laberge with WMMF has been claiming this is the best year they've ever had.


Excelsior Update
Jul. 17 2015 The cool damp weather is continuing to aid crews fighting the Excelsior Wildfire.

Stolen Escalade
Jul. 17 2015 Hinton RCMP last night released a report, detailing a stolen black 2007 escalade truck, featuring large rims and alberta license BFL6365, which was parked behind the holiday inn.

Charity BBQ's Today
Jul. 17 2015 A couple of charity bbqs around the region today.

Wild Mountain Music Fest
Jul. 15 2015 The Wild mountain music festival is once again making sure festival goers have a safe place to sleep, or at least a way to get to one.

EDS Town Council Last Night
Jul. 15 2015 Lots of activity in Edson town council last night.

Stolen Truck
Jul. 15 2015 in the early morning hours a 2004 white ford 1 tonne truck bearing Alberta licence YXH332 was stolen from the Thompson Lake area of hinton

HIN Council Last Night
Jul. 15 2015 A number of decisions from Hintons standing committee meeting last night.

Parks Day
Jul. 16 2015 With an itinerary that has to be seen to believe, Parks Day in Jasper is another huge event going on this weekend in the West Yellowhead.

Two More Fords Recovered
Jul. 16 2015 Good news from the Hinton RCMP

No Smoking Bylaw Coming HIN
Jul 15 2015 After some Hintonites took to social media complaining of smoking near outdoor public spaces, like soccer fields, hinton town council had Peace officer Ryan Alice look into whether a bylaw...

Robin Campbell Appreciation Event
Jul. 14 2015 Two months after he and his party lost control of the riding and government, former MLA Robin Campbell is now offering up an opportunity to gather and reflect.

HIN Stolen Vehicles
Jul. 14 2015 A flood of reports from the RCMP over the last hour, surrounding stolen vehicles in Hinton.

Fire Update
Jul. 14 2015 The latest from Wildfire Alberta says recent rain and increased humidity has reduced the EWMA wildfire hazard to moderate.

16 Closed
Jul. 14 2015 511 alberta is reporting that highway 16 east of edson is closed due to a motor vehicle collision.

Highway 16 Rollover
Jul 14 2015 Traffic was rerouted between 2 am and 11 am on highway 16 this morning as a semi was removed and debris cleared from the roadway, following a rollover collision.

U-14 Provincial Winners
Jul. 13 2015 A big win yesterday for the hinton 1 timberwolves.

Muldoon Rides to Victory
Jul. 13 2015 One local woman is back to her job with the town of hinton this (monday) morning, after feeling the support of the nation as she competed only days ago

Towed Away
Jul. 13 2015 A cautionary tale, shared from an Albertan Driver with no options left.

Armed Robbery HIN
Jul. 13 2015 During the early hours this morning, Hinton RCMP responded to a call of an armed robbery at the twin pines hotel.

Dougherty Caught
Jul. 13 2015 On Sunday, July 12, Darcy Doherty was arrested without incident.

Maligne Fire Update
Jul. 13 2015 A couple of developments over the weekend from the Maligne Valley Excelsior Wildfire.

HIN Stolen Truck
Jul. 10 2015 If you're travelling the highways today, be on the lookout for a maroon 2006 Ford F350 pick up.

Wildfires in Region
Jul. 10 2015 The wildfire hazard remains at EXTREME for the Edson Wildfire Management Area (EWMA).

Wanted on Warrants
Jul. 10 2015 The Hinton RCMP are asking the public for their assistance in locating two residents wanted on warrants.

Sunset Cougar
Jul 9 2015 Edson Fish and wildlife have received no reports from locals at this time about a cougar in the sunset area of edson.

JAS Fatal Crash
Jul. 08 2015 An single motor vehicle collision on highway 93 yesterday has claimed the life of one female occupant of a station wagon, and put two other occupants in Banff and Calgary hospital.

Maligne Wildfire
July 9 2015 In a release issued last night, Jasper National Park announced they, with the support of the province, are continuing work putting out the wildfire in the maligne valley.

EDS Indecent Acts
Jul. 08 2015 Edson RCMP are seeking the public's assistance following two seperate instances involving indecent acts on the edson trail system.

EDS Cyclist Struck
Jul. 07 2015 RCMP are seeking assistance from the public following a collision between a cyclist and vehicle last night

Motorcycle Safety Month
Jul. 07 2015 July is Motorcycle Safety month in Alberta

EWMA Fire Update
Jul. 6 2015 Fire Update for the EWMA, as released Saturday

EDS Fire Calls Last Night
Jul. 03 2015 We have some information from the Town of Edson in regards to smoke observed in Edson last night.


Grizzly Bear Moves On
Jul. 03 2015 The Town of Edson has just shared an update on the location of the grizzly bear that had been seen near the golf course

Power Outage Explained
Jul. 02 2015 Hinton is down to just one tranformer, after a fault last weekend that caused an outage from 9pm saturday to just after 1am sunday morning.

Canada Day Links
Jun. 30 2015 Tomorrow, Canada day parades and events will run across the West Yellowhead.

HIV Testing Day
Jun. 29 2015 Saturday was HIV Awareness day in the united states, and that awareness event inspired HIV west yellowhead to hold their own events, both monday and tuesday, in Jasper.

YRAF Returns
Jan. 15 2015 The Yellowhead Regional Arts Festival returns for its 30th year April 25, but it takes entrants into the competition to make it a success.

Candidates Debate
Apr. 15 2015 An all candidates debate has been scheduled for Monday.

CEAC Report Card
Jun. 19 2015 Wednesday, the Town of Hinton received their report card.

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