Health-care workers walk off the job protesting cuts

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer Health-care workers hit the streets on Monday morning, walking off the job at the Claresholm General Hospital, Willow Creek Continuing Care Centre and Claresholm Centre for Mental Health and Addictions. “We are on strike,” said Loree Preete, chair of Alberta Union of Provincial Employees Local 52, South Zone, General Support Services. She represents members working … Read more

M.D. receives $1 million for Granum stormwater management

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer The Municipal District of Willow Creek will receive just under $1 million for a stormwater management plan in the Hamlet of Granum. The M.D. council received the good news at their Oct. 14 meeting in a report from Chief Administrative Officer Derrick Krizsan. The report stated notification has been received an additional grant of … Read more

M.D. of Willow Creek to fix portion of medical clinic roof

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer The Municipal District of Willow Creek will fix a portion of the Claresholm Medical Clinic building, which it owns. At its Oct. 14 meeting, M.D. council was advised by Chief Administrative Officer Derrick Krizsan, that the south and west sides of the medical clinic roof need repair. He explained that Roy Johnson, the M.D.’s … Read more