Whitecourt named by Walter White, who was the postmaster and the son-in-law of former Kansas governor John W Leedy, who also settled in the community.
Location: Whitecourt is located in the west central part of the Province. ..
Judicial District: Edmonton Judicial District
Provincial Courthouse – Whitecourt
Location: 5020 52 Avenue / 51 Street
Built: 1980 – 1982
Architect: Alberta Department of Public Works
Description: The building faces south and is a one story structure. TThe building is located on spacious landscaped grounds. An addition was constructed in 1994. The architect was N W Stroich Architect Ltd.