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Dirty Ice
Jan 26 2015 Rinks are closed because of weather, and havent been treated well of late.

Transmountain MOU
Jan. 26 2015 Hinton and Kinder Morgan have signed an MOU

Prescribed Burn in JP
Jan. 23 2015 Once again this winter, crews are working to reinforce the fiddle fireguard.

Campbell to visit HIN
Jan. 23 2015 Yellowhead MLA Robin Campbell, The President of the Alberta Treasury Board and Minister of Finance, will be in Hinton tonight, speaking on the provincial budget to chamber of commerce mem...

Edson Cougar Sighting
Jan. 20 2015 The Eagle has received word of another yellowhead county cougar sighting, this time in Edson.

Tour of Alberta Announcment
Jan. 16 2015 Host communities have a lot to gain in being featured as part of the tour.

Patch to Move Forward
Jan. 22 2015 YRAF and town council are formally working together, as of tuesday, and looking to ask the province for an extension on a one million dollar community facilities grant.

Grande Cache Lay-offs
Jan. 15 2015 The eagle has learned that the town of grande cache has had to layoff three employees.

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.

New Town Website
Jan. 15 2015 At midnight last night, hintons new town website went live.

Bus Notifier for GYPSD
Jan. 15 2015 Parents in the west yellowhead now once again have an option to view the status on buses online, instantly.

Roxy Replacement
Jan. 14 2015 An arts centre for Hinton is becoming more realistic

ANRTA visits Councils
Jan. 14 2015 ANRTA Reps briefed local councils on their work thusfar

Provincial Check-up
Jan. 13 2015 Robin Campbell gives a financial check-up to the province

Sheldon Kennedy to Call
Jan. 13 2015 Don and Ron speak to Kennedy tomorrow

Campbell to Visit
Jan. 13 2015 Robin Campbell is in Edson today

Diploma Prep Programs
Jan. 09 2015 GYPSD Supervisor of learning services Sandy Axmann has tips for diploma prep

YC Spring Programs
Jan. 09 2015 Yellowhead County is offering three ways for residents to get ready for spring.

Evansburg Murder/Suicide
Jan. 09 2015 Sad news from Evansburg RCMP

Grande Cache Coal Layoffs
Jan 08 2015 Grande Cache Coal is ending strip mine and coal cleaning operations

Cougar Update
Jan. 8 2015 Jaspers Cougar Warning Continues

Crosswalk Caution
Jan. 08 2015 RCMP are reminding drivers of a simple rule.

Mining Operations Closing
Jan 08 2015 250 jobs are ending come February 3.

Jan. 06 2015 Road Update

Whidden Trial -UPDATED
Jan. 02 2015 Santiago and Patterson's First appearances have been adjourned till February 3

Nojack Hotel Fire
Dec 29 2014 Investigations continue into the cause of the fire.

Mackin Looks Back
Dec. 22 2014 Hintons Mayor takes a moment to reflect on the last year, and look to the future.

Arrest in Whidden Case
Dec. 18 2014 RCMP have released more information into the high profile arrest in Edson, and the disappearance of Patrick Whidden

Cougar Caught
Dec. 18 2014 One cougar has been caught near the Jasper Townsite.

Interim Budget Adopted
Dec. 17 2014 Hinton has accepted an interim budget

EDS Police Activity -UPDATE
Dec. 17 2014 We have secured some more information from RCMP K Division

EDS Police Activity
Dec. 17 2014 A high profile police activity was observed in Edson this morning.

Looking Ahead in Hinton
Dec. 17 2014 Town Manager Mike Schwirtz is hopeful for Hintons next year.

Body Recovered
Dec. 17 2014 RCMP have found the remains of 25 year old Patrick Whidden.

Cougar Patrol
Dec. 16 2014 Parks Canada are now using specially trained dogs to help catch cougars in Jasper.

Cougar Warning Explained?
Dec. 15 2014 Park officials believe they have an explanation for the recent increase in cougar sightings.

Handwashing Help
Dec. 12 2014 AHS' Doctor Kathryn Koliaska gives the eagle some holiday handwashing advice

Smoke Ticket Talk
Dec. 11 2014 Peace officer Ryan Alice was in council tuesday night, discussing smoke nuisance rules.

Capital Budget Talks
Dec. 10 2014 Last nights council meeting saw first discussion into the 2015 capital budget.

75,000 for Nordic Centre
Dec. 10 2014 Robin Campbell visits the West Yellowhead friday, and he comes bearing a gift in grant form.

Missing Person EDS
Dec. 8 2014 RCMP are looking to the public for help in locating Patrick Whidden, last seen in a rural area of Edson.

Drive Safe in Smoke
Dec. 8 2014 Police have released more details about last weeks multiple collisions on highway 16.

Santa Train Rescheduled
Dec. 8 2014 The Santa Train is coming back!

Highway 16 Reopened
Dec. 5 2014 - Highway 16 still in the process of clean up after multiple accidents last night due to poor visibility from smoke in the area.

Just Eat It Screening
Dec. 4 2014 Filmmakers Jen Rustemeyer and Grant Baldwin bring their film to the West Yellowhead this month.

Cougar Sighting
Dec. 4 2014 Take caution in the area, following a number of cougar sightings in the region.

Illumination Bags
Dec. 3 2014 Help Hinton Healthcare support Palliative Care with the annual Illumination Bag fundraiser.

Free Christmas Dinner
Dec. 3 2014 The Spirit Dinner returns to the Olive Tree again this year.

Santa Train Cancelled
Dec. 2 2014 The Santa Train may have been cancelled, but there is still hope for the holiday kick off event.