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Sylvan Lake Gulls announce head coach for inaugural season

Jason Chatwood will lead the Gulls through their first WCBL season in 2021

PODCAST: The Expert tackles the return of sports

Cam Moon, Joe Whitbread, Byron Hackett and Todd Vaughan discuss how sports can come back

Benalto Fair and Stampede cancelled for the first time in more than a century

The Benalto Agricultural Society says they will hold the 103rd event next summer

Stettler football alum heading to the CFL

Theren Churchill was drafted by the Toronto Argonauts as the ninth overall pick in the 2020 CFL entry draft

  • May 6, 2020

Lacombe Composite funnelling all-star talent to UofA football team

Cam Wetzell (OL) joins Richard Jans (WR) and Jon Ericson (QB) in Edmonton

Eckville’s annual Bull Arena and Indoor Rodeo cancelled

The COVID-19 pandemic and downturn in the economy are cited as the reason for cancellation

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Fans support Rebels

New AJHL team dubbed the Blackfalds Bulldogs

Ownership group decides to choose name with local connection

Sylvan Laker named Central Alberta Buccaneers’ head coach

Geoff Rambaut has years of coaching experience under his belt and was once a Buccaneer himself

Alberta lacrosse season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

ALA announced the entire box lacrosse season would be cancelled for the 2020 season

UPDATED: Titans challenge Bucs to a ‘Bleed Off’

Blood drive challenge extended to April 30

Lacombe Rams football adapting to COVID-19 changes

Spring camp likely cancelled; players working on games from home

Baseball season postponed until the end of April

Baseball Alberta worked with Baseball Canada to postpone events until at least April 30

Start of Central Alberta Bucs Alberta Football League season delayed

The regular season will now wrap on on Aug. 15

  • Mar 26, 2020

Oil Kings shutout Rebels 4-0

Rebels win streak ended after four games

Two goals by Ben King pushes Rebels over Tri-city

7-5 game a high-scoring, runaway according to Rebels forward Chris Douglas

Bashaw filmmakers produce striking short film

Documentary showcases how a unique ecosystem is surviving

Rebel Ben King scores huge winner in 5-4 final against Brandon

Rebels bounce back after pair of 5-2 losses against Hitmen

Castor Minor Hockey Weekend ran Jan. 17th-18th

Though the morning games were canceled due to the frigid weather, games ran all afternoon at the Beaverdome

  • Jan 20, 2020