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Cypress Hills Sheepdog Trial will put skill on display

Gillian Slade Alberta Newspaper Group The instincts and skills of a dog shepherding a flock of sheep through a course will be on display next month. The Cypress Hills Sheepdog Trial takes place July 19-21 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., with participants from the U.S. and Canada, said organizer Chris Jobe of Canine Solutions-Working Border Collies. Many of the handlers that were here for… Read More »

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Finally some sensible talk on plastics

When it comes to the problem of plastics and how to change our current situation there has finally been some very sensible talk from a… Read More »

Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede see some changes for the 2019 edition

By Jeremy Appel Alberta Newspaper Group Regular Stampede attendees may notice a few changes and milestones this year, event organizers announced Tuesday. Since the Kinplex… Read More »

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Gators’ Phillips and Andreas take home top athletic award

By Justin Seward Commentator/ Courier Senator Gershaw Gators senior athletes’ Aidyn Phillips and Jessica Andreas took home male and female athlete of the year awards… Read More »

Bow Island students make history at track and field provincials

Written by Laura Reusser, throwing coach On June 6-7 in Calgary, Bow Island had nine young athletic ambassadors, who had earned the right to compete… 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 »

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Finally some sensible talk on plastics

When it comes to the problem of plastics and how to change our current situation there has finally been some very sensible talk from a… Read More »

Kenney gets into fight with unions

Not long after taking the reins of government, the UCP government is gearing up for a fight with the public sector unions. The legislature is… 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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