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Bow Island council determines Municipal Stimulus funding project

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Bow Island council passed a motion to repair Second Avenue East under the Municipal Stimulus Program at their Sept. 14 meeting. The project will stretch from Second Street East to Third Street East and includes the replacement of sewer mains and services to the residences, curbs/gutters, sidewalk and asphalt replacement. “We had so many projects that we need to do, it’s… Read More »

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Helicopter training commences at CFB Suffield

The 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron (408 THS) began conducting training at CFB Suffield and in the surrounding areas on Friday. Exercise GANDER WARRIOR 2020 is… Read More »

Suffield elk hunt will have increased tags handed out

By Collin Gallant Alta. Newspaper Group The annual elk hunt at CFB Suffield is planned to go ahead as usual – and with an increased… Read More »

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Redcliff curlers included in provincial Team of the Year Award

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Lethbridge Curling Club’s Team Dupont consisting of Redcliff players Samantha Davies (third) and Avice DeKelver (lead), Taber skip Nanette Dupont and… Read More »

Young felt good about her second season on the race track

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Burdett’s Brittney Young completed her second yearin the V6 Rumblebee class race car division at the Medicine Hat Speedway this past… Read More »

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Time for new challenges

By Jamie Rieger It has been just over six years since I packed my bags and moved to Bow Island from Medicine Hat, a time… Read More »

Ready for the splendors of autumn

By Justin Seward Despite the enormous heat wave that was experienced in a lot of places this summer, it was an overload and quite frankly… Read More »


Listen, we’re broke: But fund cops or else

Newly appointed Justice Minister Kaycee Madu recently penned a letter to the mayors of Alberta’s two largest cities expressing concern over the possibility that municipalities… Read More »

Municipalities joining together to oppose assessment changes

The Alberta government’s proposed changes to the assessment model, which hasn’t been updated since 2005, have rightfully been protested by the majority of municipal governments… 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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