Breaking News

Day: 20 August 2020

Three FRMA-run campgrounds set to close

Three campgrounds run by the Foothills Recreation Management Association (FRMA) within Yellowhead County are scheduled to close.

Read More

Boutin Ave Design charrette results in site plan

Following a design charrette, the Town of Hinton presented a final site plan to the public and local stakeholders for the undeveloped town-owned lands at the intersection of Boutin Ave and Drinnan Way.

Read More

Evergreens Foundation takes over bus services

The Evergreens Foundation has agreed to take over accessible transportation services for residents with mobility limitations, previously offered by the Freedom Express bus.

Read More

Bighorn Trail will have three downhill options

The Bighorn Trail will not just be made into one loop to the ridge and down, but will have three different downhill options.

Read More

Drug trafficking investigation results in several charges

Charges have been laid by RCMP following an investigation initiated Aug. 9 into the trafficking of cocaine in the Town of Hinton.

Read More

RCMP investigate arson at St. Gregory School

Hinton RCMP are asking for public assistance in the investigation of a late-night fire Aug. 17 at the St. Gregory School on Rispler Avenue.

Read More

Girl, 10, killed in highway collision

A 10-year-old Edmonton girl was killed the morning of Aug. 18 in a multi-vehicle collision on Hwy. 16 around 10 km east of the Jasper Park gates.

Read More

STARS demand increases, funding drops

The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS) foundation carried out seven inter-facility and scene missions within and near the Town of Hinton in 2019.

Read More

Cougar causes trail closure

One local received an unwanted surprise while biking along the Happy Creek trail system near the lookout this week when a cougar jumped across the trail upon her approach.

Read More

Pilot program to expand electronics recycling

The Alberta government approved a two-year $43 million pilot project to expand the electronics recycling program.

Read More