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Former NHLer Clint Malarchuk shares mental health journey in Lacombe

Former goalie and current mental health advocate supports Schizophrenia Society of Alberta

Sylvan Lake shoreline flags wrongfully replaced by well-meaning citizen

Al Cameron of VVOC says a loose thread is not enough to replace the Canadian flags on lakeshore

Stettler Gymnastics Club to host a Halloween Family Dance Oct. 25th

Things get underway at 6:30 p.m. at the gymnastics studio (5402 - 51 St.)

  • Oct 16, 2019

Stettler Variety Showcase presents Donny Lee on Nov. 2nd

Check out a dinner show packed with hits and energy

  • Oct 10, 2019

Herr Lecturer in Lacombe warns $260B worth of fracking liabilities could be dumped on taxpayers

Journalist Andrew Nikiforuk has studied the economic, environmental effects of fracking since 2004

Stephan G. Stephansson Icelandic Society celebrates 45 years

The 45th Anniversary Bash will be at Fensala Hall in Markerville on Oct. 18

Heartland Arts Troupe gearing up for November production

The production, which features a cast of 10, will be staged at the Stettler Community Hall

  • Oct 5, 2019

Annual school awards night and convocation at Gus Wetter

The graduating class received their diplomas from Principal Darem Van Oers

  • Sep 30, 2019

New fall festival set to take place mid-October

Family fun Oct. 12th at Stettler Ag grounds

  • Sep 30, 2019

Community gathers to celebrate refurbishment of the Stettler Community Recreation Track

The track is a legacy project from the 1991 Alberta Summer Games

  • Sep 27, 2019

Buffalo Lake Nature Club aims to draw youth to the outdoors

Organization looking for person to spearhead nature activities for youth, children

  • Sep 18, 2019

Sylvan Lake’s Flags of Remembrance looks to fill all 128 spots

Allan Cameron says there are still a handful of honour plaques available for the 2019 event

Paintearth Economic Partnership Society (PEPS) hosted their eighth annual ‘Eat-Local Supper’

All ingredients were sourced locally in Central Alberta and prepared by local caterer Michelle Breum

  • Sep 13, 2019

Local kids enjoy a delicious breakfast thanks to FCSS

French toast, sausages and much more followed by a games session

  • Sep 11, 2019

U15 Baseball team were the guests of honour at a barbecue held Sept. 7th

Several members of the championship winning team were onhand to receive a plaque from the town

  • Sep 9, 2019

Castor Evangelical Missionary Church hosts Athens-based Vacation Bible School

Children were immersed into the Bible stories of the apostle Paul during his time in Greece

  • Sep 4, 2019

Halkirk Elks Bull-a-rama takes place for 24th year

Main events included saddle bronc riding, bareback riding, and the ever-popular bull riding

  • Aug 30, 2019

Local group raises over $34,000 for STARS during eleventh annual event

Over the next five years, STARS plans to replace their fleet of aging BK 117 helicopters

  • Aug 30, 2019

Alberta RCMP offer back-to-school traffic safety tips ahead of Labour Day long weekend

Police expect increased traffic as people return from holidays and school buses start their routes again

  • Aug 29, 2019

Celebration of creativity and community coming to Castor

‘By the Light of the Harvest Moon’ event set for Sept. 14th at Castor Community Hall

  • Aug 28, 2019