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Local Bow Island businesses networked over breakfast

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier A handful of Bow Island business owners mingled over a coffee and muffin at the Rolling Pin Bakery during the Bow Island/Burdett Chamber of Commerce’s “Networking Breakfast” on June 12. Denise Fode, director on the Chamber of Commerce board, says the purpose of the hour long session was to add some value to being a chamber member for local and making… Read More »

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PRSD wraps up another successful year of the equine program with annual showcase

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Storms were hampering the southeastern Alberta region on Friday. Luckily the wetness did not put a damper on the second annual… Read More »

Redcliff town council passed Tax Installment Payment Plan Bylaw

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Council passed all three readings of the Tax Installment Payment Plan Bylaw at its June 10 meeting . The town has… Read More »

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A ‘Hart’ of a champion

Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Cypress County’s Kassidy Hart has been around the Southern Alberta Summer Games since she was a toddler as she watched several family… Read More »

Foremost School bull riders ride their way into Nationals

Successful rides at the Alberta High School Rodeo Provincials earlier this month in Ponoka have propelled two Foremost School bull riders into to Nationals next… Read More »

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How sometimes a novel relates to your grandparent

By: Justin Seward Well in honour of Grandparents Day on Sept. 9, I go back down memory lane to a paper I wrote in first… Read More »

Seward: Wind companies turning blades in communities

A section of southeastern Alberta has windmill projects in the works and depending on which locals you talk to about it, it’s either a positive… Read More »


Kenney has bigger battles than carbon tax fight

With Jason Kenney and the UCP’s landslide victory in the 2019 provincial election, the fate of the province’s carbon tax is certainly on the chopping… Read More »

See energy investments for what they are

The first of its kind in Canada – a solar thermal power plant in Medicine Hat that cost $10 million – is coming to an… Read More »

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Seward: Rodeo season returns

Rodeo season has begun for another season and what an exciting time of the year it is for small towns especially. You would almost think… Read More »

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