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Barry Kerton

Barry Kerton

Barry Kerton is the editor of the Barrhead Leader. He joined the publication in 2014. His main beats include the Barrhead municipal councils. However, he also covers sports, court, and Pembina Hills School Division when the need arises.

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Recent Work by Barry

Barrhead County backtracks on land use bylaw change for farm accessory buildings

Barrhead County backtracks on land use bylaw change for farm accessory buildings

County of Barrhead councillors decide development permit will not be needed for farm accessory buildings regardless of size in proposed land-use bylaw
Town of Barrhead council approves temporary road closure

Town of Barrhead council approves temporary road closure

Road closure is to accommodate the Alberta Trappers Association's July 12 and 13 Rendezvous & Outdoorsmen Show
UPDATE: Town of Barrhead water restrictions

UPDATE: Town of Barrhead water restrictions

CAO thanks residents for their water conservation efforts
Barrhead church helps preserve Black history

Barrhead church helps preserve Black history

Stone gravemarkers to be installed at Bethel Baptist Cemetery honouring original Black settlement at Campsie
Voicemail death threat nets six-month suspended sentence for Barrhead man

Voicemail death threat nets six-month suspended sentence for Barrhead man

Defence notes the accused's emotions were high due to custody dispute
Barrhead Orioles lose to Westlock Red Lions in NCABL action

Barrhead Orioles lose to Westlock Red Lions in NCABL action

Late rally attempt snuffed out by close play at third
Barrhead home to Canada’s first Disability Pride crosswalk

Barrhead home to Canada’s first Disability Pride crosswalk

Between 30 to 40 people brave the heat to paint Disability Pride crosswalk on Main Street
Misty Ridge area residents benefit from Naples Road cancellation

Misty Ridge area residents benefit from Naples Road cancellation

County of Barrhead council to enter into agreements for land borrow areas allowing road reconstruction project to go ahead
Electric vehicle fires could cause problems for Barrhead Fire Department

Electric vehicle fires could cause problems for Barrhead Fire Department

Barrhead Regional Fire Services firefighter says more research needs to be done to learn how to better fight EV fires
Barrhead firefighters go to international conference

Barrhead firefighters go to international conference

BARRHEAD - It was an experience they will never forget and will pay dividends for years to come.
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