West Fraser was founded in 1955 when three brothers – Sam, Bill and Pete Ketcham – pooled their resources to buy a small planing mill in Quesnel, B.C. From that early entrepreneurial spark, West Fraser has grown to be the largest lumber producer in North America.
The Whitecourt Press, is your only locally owned weekly newspaper in Whitecourt that covers News, Sports, Business, Entertainment, Politics, Jobs, Horoscopes, Lifestyle, Videos & more!
Created in 2006, Viro is a rental supply company serving the oil and gas sector in Alberta, Canada. Located in Whitecourt, Alberta, Viro Energy Services services Whitecourt and its surrounding areas including Edson, Hinton and Fox Creek with a focus on providing environmental waste bin rentals for producers of oilfield waste.
Alberta’s first and only paper mill, Alberta Newsprint Company (ANC), is a joint venture of The Stern Group (Whitecourt Newsprint Company Limited Partnership) and West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
96.7 The RIG is Whitecourt’s first Radio Station. Whitecourt’s ROCK Station! The Rig’s Morning Gig! Call the show sometime! 780-778-5105.
This event is not possible without the incredible contributions of the following organizations:
Blue Ridge Community League
ID VIP Team
Woodlands County is a thriving area located approximately 170 kilometres northwest of Edmonton. The primary industries within the region include forestry, oil and gas, and agriculture. Woodlands County encompasses a beautiful, natural landscape that is extremely appealing for the outdoor enthusiast. It is growing rapidly, and has a current population of over 4,300 people. Forest Capital of Canada 2013 & 2014.
Striving to create a higher quality of living for all the people in and around the community of Blue Ridge, the Blue Ridge Community League holds their regular meetings at the community hall. It is the main host facility for any major event in the community with full kitchen and catering services available.
Formed in August of 2010, ID VIP Team’s mandate is to make the magic of original music available and affordable for the masses while supporting unsigned musicians in their own individual career paths. Through our efforts we are creating gainful employment for unsigned musicians in the music industry.
The Alberta Waste Wood Recycling Association [AWWRA] is a non-profit organization promoting Sustainable closed loop Wood waste recycling practises and reuse initiatives through its industry membership and the AWWRA industry resource management tools.
The CIF/IFC (Canadian Institute of Forestry) is the national voice of forest practitioners that promotes public awareness and understanding of good forest stewardship, that provides outreach and opportunities for education & professional development.
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