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Elk Point emergency department closed overnight on Sept. 29

Elk Point emergency department closed overnight on Sept. 29

Elk Point ED will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday.
Council back in session after summer break from regular meetings

Council back in session after summer break from regular meetings

ELK POINT - After their second month-long break of the summer, the Town of Elk Point’s Sept.
Elk Point firefighters honour those lost in 9/11

Elk Point firefighters honour those lost in 9/11

Elk Point Fire Department honoured the memory of firefighters lost in 9/11 by completing a walkathon in full gear.
Elk Point Emergency Department closed overnight Sept. 14, and throughout the day, Sept. 15

Elk Point Emergency Department closed overnight Sept. 14, and throughout the day, Sept. 15

The Elk Point Emergency Department will be closed from 7 p.m. on Sept. 14 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 15, according to Alberta Health Services.
Elk Point emergency department closed overnight Tuesday and Wednesday

Elk Point emergency department closed overnight Tuesday and Wednesday

The Elk Point emergency department will be closed for a couple nights this week, due to staff shortages.
Regional organization trying to bring film industry to northeast region

Regional organization trying to bring film industry to northeast region

The St. Paul/Elk Point Economic Development Alliance (STEP) is attracting and exploring the potential of bringing the film industry to northeastern Alberta.
Reckless behaviour leads to arrest

Reckless behaviour leads to arrest

Stolen rifle seized
Blue-green algae advisory issued for Laurier Lake

Blue-green algae advisory issued for Laurier Lake

Alberta Health Services has identified Laurier Lake, located about 30 km from Elk Point, as containing blue-green algae bloom. The provincial health authority has issued a cyanobacteria advisory for the lake along noting several precautions recreational users should take.
F. G. Miller's class of 2022 celebrated

F. G. Miller's class of 2022 celebrated

See the July 5 issue of Lakeland This Week for more coverage from local graduation ceremonies.
Elk Point Helping Hands seek town’s support

Elk Point Helping Hands seek town’s support