Local News

Country Gardens owner Carmen Sim invited to international horticultural show

Located between Ponoka and Bashaw, the greenhouse owner is taking in a lifetime trip

First auction of 2018 has solid numbers: auction market

Stettler Auction Mart sees 700 head move through Jan. 9

Maskwacis RCMP lay charges from home invasion

Four charged in alleged invasion using knives and gun on Samson Cree Nation - three injured

UPDATE: Highway 2 lanes were closed due to milk truck fire near Millet

A southbound truck hauling milk and cartons collided with a bridge

Bashaw council concerned with early regional water hook up

Regional water commission wants town brought onto system by end of January

Funding requests dished out by Bashaw council

A pair of community groups, fire department receive cash injection

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Women, supporters march throughout B.C.
Justin Trudeau helps catch fish at northwestern Ontario reserve
B.C. announces anti-racism funding for prevention, education
Police launch website for murdered 13-year-old B.C. girl

Donalda Diary: Fundraising dinner coming to the Donalda Museum

First annual toy and show sale coming up for Donalda

  • Jan 17th, 2018

UPDATED: Red Deer will officially be the home of the Canadian Finals Rodeo

CFR has potential to bring in an economic impact of $20-30 million

Stettler’s newest residents overcame fear, bloodshed to come here

Daniel Kwizera, Diane Mukasine and kids now permanent residents

Major announcement planned for Tuesday at Westerner Park

Hopes are that the CFR will be relocating to Red Deer

Brocket school teacher arrested on child porn charges

Investigators charged Anderson with possessing, accessing, and distributing child pornography.

Semi tractor driver dies in Highway 2 collision

The southbound lanes of Highway 2 near Lacombe were closed for some time

Major cow-calf conference coming to Stettler this month

Cow-Calfenomics coming here Jan. 25 offering reams of information

  • Jan 11th, 2018

UPDATE LOCATED: Maskwacis RCMP seek help locating missing First Nations youth

Police say 15-year-old Qunechra Okeynan-Louis went missing on Monday at about 9 p.m.

Tips to care for your animals in extreme cold

Extra food, wind shelters and for the smaller pets, staying in doors helps

Digital options for the small business owner

There’s many digital options for the small business owner looking to expand its gift cards

Bashaw council chooses new direction in garbage collection

Opportunity to head off a potentially costly upgrade wholeheartedly accepted by town council

Alberta carbon tax increase only one part of puzzle

Economic impact not nearly as bad as opposition states, not as good as government proclaims

Water, streets and problems all a part of Bashaw 2017

Bashaw Mayor Penny Shantz hoping to find fixes in 2018

Open Farm Days reaches new heights in 2017

Agricultural promotion event hits largest number of visitors ever this year