Local News

Four people taken by STARS to Edmonton

Blackfalds RCMP investigates single vehicle rollover south of Hwy 11A

Cannabis education and information meeting held

Residents learn about facts and ‘puff’ facts

  • Jul 19th, 2018

UPDATED: Airdrie man charged after Taser-like weapons seized

Canadian Border and Airdrie RCMP charged a man after an attempt to bring the weapons into Canada

Innisfail RCMP charge woman in connection with seizure of eight dogs

Karin Adams, 46, of no fixed address faces dozen charges

Sylvan Lake is moving toward a greener town

The Town of Sylvan Lake is moving forward with a contract with Fogdog Energy

WATCH: 2018 Westerner Days Parade brings 1000s to downtown Red Deer

The parade begins five days of western fun and culture in Central Alberta

Lacombe Corn Maze celebrates CFR 45

Kraay Family Farm opens July 20th

‘Flipping Amazing’ Pancake Breakfast welcomes 6,000 Central Albertans

Westerner Days is, unofficially, underway after Bower Place held their annual Pancake Breakfast.

Storm rips through central Alberta

Hail pelts region causing damage to farmland, plus communities in Ponoka, Bashaw and Stettler

Storm rips through Central Alberta

Hail pelts region causing damage to farmland, plus communities in Ponoka, Bashaw and Stettler

RCMP execute search warrant at Syndicate Motorcycle Club Red Deer clubhouse

Four people face charges including kidnapping, forcible confinement and drug charges

Greyhound closure will affect approximately 380,000 passengers in Alberta

Red Deer cerebral palsy relied on the bus for medical appointments

Trip about delving into Bashaw’s family history

Founder’s relative receives special proclamation, learns more historic family details

Innisfail-Sylvan Lake elects its new MLA

The by-election was held in the riding on July 12

Pair arrested in Halkirk area drug bust makes first court appearance

Police seized prohibited loaded weapons, meth, cocaine, fentanyl and cash during raid

Woman jumps in front of semi on Highway 2

Potentially tragic event averted on QEII with help of Ponoka ITU members

Web Poll: Bashaw Star readers prefer twinning Hwy 21 for safety

The Star’s most recent web poll found that residents prefer twinning Hwy 21 over more passing lanes

Alix Lake under blue-green algae advisory

Provincial health officials ask people to take care in using lake during algae bloom

  • Jul 10th, 2018

Bashaw area in need of rain to continue crop development

Alberta’s weekly crop report shows crops, pastures need more moisture soon

Fraud scam involving iTunes catches Bashaw area resident

Bashaw RCMP warn the public to be aware and guard themselves by asking questions