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UPDATED: PHOTOS: Kiya Bruno sings at Hockey Day in Canada

Bruno will also be a keynote speaker at GoGreen Summit in Bali in March

Provincial Fair Deal Panel comes to Lacombe

Panel asks whether Alberta is getting a fair deal in confederation

On Feb. 26th, practice kindness and wear pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bullying

Bullying is a major problem in our schools, workplaces, homes, and online

  • Feb 17, 2020

Provincial Fair Deal Panel comes to Lacombe

Panel asks whether Alberta is getting a fair deal in confederation

Town of Castor and Covenant Health working together to address helipad deficincies

This work is coming after a late 2019 review of the Castor helipad

  • Feb 13, 2020

PHOTO: Paintearth 4H Beef Club public speaking event ran Feb. 10th

The evening event was held at the Castor United Church

  • Feb 12, 2020

Catholic Women’s League celebrates a century at the national level

Eight hand-made quilts were presented for use in the hospital’s palliative care room

  • Feb 12, 2020

Change to grants and recreation fees approved at Feb. 10th council meeting

In a unanimous decision, council has voted in favour of changing the way grants are handled by the Town

  • Feb 12, 2020

PHOTOS: Early Years Fair hosted by Gus Wetter School on Feb. 11th

A variety of booths were set up, helping teach parents and kids about the resources available in the community

  • Feb 12, 2020

Town council highlights from the Feb. 10th meeting

Auditors will be going over the Town of Castor accounting records over a two-week period

  • Feb 11, 2020

Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre to host fundraising banquet in Stettler

Centre looking to expand its range of services to local region

  • Feb 11, 2020

There were laughs aplenty in Halkirk Feb. 8th

In the last year the Elks have donated around $12,000 into the communities surrounding Halkirk

  • Feb 10, 2020

PHOTOS: Castor sent five teams to the Stettler Junior Curling Spiel on Feb. 8th and 9th

Castor also sent three U16 teams to the spiel, a mix of Grade 6-9 kids from Theresetta and Gus Wetter

  • Feb 10, 2020

Canadians surveyed on surviving Seasonal Affective ‘Debt’ Disorder

Credit Canada poll probes how Canadians ‘burn through cash’ or ‘huddle and save’ to get through winter

  • Feb 9, 2020

Castor and Coronation FCSS offices invited Turning Point from Red Deer to speak on the current trends in drugs

Jen McCrindel, Kevin Cunningham and Tricia Peden were the presenters for the evening

  • Feb 8, 2020

Central Alberta man shares story of watching his wife battle Alzheimer’s disease

January was Alzheimer Awareness Month but awareness is a year-long affair

  • Feb 7, 2020

Alberta RCMP reminds public of distracted driving tips

‘Research shows that distracted driving plays a role in 20 to 30 per cent of all collisions’

  • Feb 6, 2020

Start a smoke-free and vape-free life

Remember the four Ds: delay, deep breathe, drink (water) and do

  • Feb 6, 2020

Alberta RCMP play cupid with #VehicleValentines

Last year, there were almost 10,000 thefts of motor vehicles in Alberta RCMP jurisdiction

  • Feb 5, 2020