Jordie Dwyer

STARS meets with Ponoka County on campaign for new choppers

The emergency services organization is looking at nine new choppers for its three provinces

Free parenting sessions being offered to help Bashaw folks

Common struggles will be discussed while practical strategies will be provided to parents

Bashaw voices no doubt to be heard on water

Council to hold Jan. 17 meeting at community hall with expected public participation

Just An Observation: Goes to show society still has a long way to grow

Some recent events showcase just how backwards some parts of society still are

MISSING: Ponoka RCMP searching for 20 year old man

Austin Weinrich reported missing since Jan. 7, might be in Ponoka or Vegreville areas

Confidence and skill getting better for Bashaw atom club

Stars improving in all areas through more competitive league

Road work, fire truck among 2018 successes for Bashaw

Mayor reflects back on previous year, though would rather forget all about water

CN, CP take over $2.5 million more from grain farmers than allowed

Railways penalized millions for exceeding revenue cap for western grain transport

Just An Observation: Weather or not it is…it’s been wacky

The experts state it’s warmer, but one can’t deny the weather is getting weirder and crazier than ever

Bashaw employees lose previous sick days, but get small raise for new year

Bashaw council approves cost of living increase for town employees

Bashaw council removes indefinite carry over on sick days

Accumulation of sick days (119 maximum each) for Town of Bashaw staff no longer allowed

Just An Observation: How to forget 12 months in three easy steps

If there was ever a period of time one would want to forget, it’s this one

Water rate hike in Bashaw inevitable

Council to make decision on 2019 water rates on Jan. 17, meeting to be held at Community Centre

Ponoka County stable despite uncertain 2018 economy

Financial troubles, land use uproars cause some challenge for the county in 2018

Curtis Cassidy has tough NFR, but still hits world top four

Donalda steer wrestler made some good money in Vegas for the National Finals Rodeo

Bashaw Meats nominated for provincial business award

Family run business earns recognition with Alberta Chamber award nomination

Just An Observation: Choosing to serve is slowly killing even more

Emergency workers continue to die despite apparent increase in help

Maskwacis woman dead after single vehicle crash

SUV rolled during attempt to avoid police

Bovine TB back on radar after slaughtered BC cow tests positive

Animal was processed at Alberta facility last month but didn’t enter food chain

Crime map helping Bashaw RCMP fight the battle

Feature making it easier to target areas of crime, has helped to increase public reporting