Whitecourt

Why Wood Waste to Energy Is a No-Brainer

David Dodge | Posted 02.09.2015 | Canada
David Dodge

Wood is certainly not a new fuel. We've been using it since the invention of fire to keep warm, but can it be a big part of our electricity mix in our modern age? Biomass provides green baseload power -- an important consideration for grid operators who want to integrate more renewable energy by balancing the intermittent nature of solar and wind.

Man Allegedly Threatens To Shoot Everyone.. Police Wait Until He Passes Out

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

WHITECOURT, Alta. - An alcohol-impaired man who allegedly threatened to shoot anyone who entered a home he was in has been arrested after he fell asle...

Snowmobile Trip Turns Deadly

Metro News | Posted 05.31.2013 | Canada Alberta

One man is dead another is missing after a snowmobile trip turned deadly near Whitecourt yesterday. ...

Mental Assessment For Whitecourt Shooting Suspect

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

WHITECOURT, Alta. - One of two suspects in the shooting of an Alberta sheriff is to undergo a mental health review to see if he is fit to stand trial....

Officer Shot At Alberta Courthouse

CP | Posted 04.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

WHITECOURT, Alta. - Three men are in custody after a backroom scuffle in a small-town courthouse ended with a sheriff being shot in the hand and a sho...