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Capital Power’s plans for the third phase of the Whitla Wind project are now underway

Commentator/Courier Capital Power’s plans for the Whitla Wind 3 project are proceeding as per a company press release last week. The third phase will add an additional 54 megawatts of renewable energy to Alberta’s grid. It will be subject to regulatory approval that Phase 3 construction, with a cost of $92 million, is expected to begin in the second quarter of 2021. The third phase… Read More »

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Timely rains have local farmers optimistic about summer

By Mo Cranker Alberta Newspaper Group This summer is shaping up to be the best in recent memory for local farmers. The combination of rain… Read More »

Legion makes best of tough situation during pandemic

By Mo Cranker Commentator/Courier The Redcliff Legion is making the best of the forced closure during the COVID-19 pandemic. The nearly 100-year-old institution made a… Read More »

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ASAA considering multiple options for next year

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier The Alberta School Athletic Association has been fielding a lot of questions recently about the future of school sports next year… Read More »

Thunderbuck in the Badlands returns in September

Commentator/Courier The Thunderbuck in the Badlands bull-riding event will be returning to Medicine Hat in September under a new division. After a successful PBR (Professional… Read More »

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1969: community centre opening, bonspiel and births

These items were taken from the March 5, 1959 issue of the Graphic B.I. - Front page features a picture of Mr. and Mrs. Steve… Read More »

Think of how you can help following Oct. 17 fires

The horror stories coming from the Oct. 17 fires which ravaged southern Alberta and southwest Saskatchewan are heartbreaking, even for the hardest of hearts. Someone… Read More »

Editorial

It all starts with listening

A lot of society s ills are because of passing judgment on others using poorly-based, preconceived or just flat out bereft of actual facts to… Read More »

Fake news has no place in politics

By Sheri Monk When the topic of politics comes up – and it always does – so many people exit the conversation by saying, “I… Read More »

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Surprises in the young NHL season

by Rob Ficiur A the NHL season reached the one quarter mark of the season.  There are always surprises – but this year there are… Read More »

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