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Local cattle producers encouraged to join McDonald’s pilot project

Posted on August 25, 2015

By Jamie Rieger A group of about 40 southern Alberta cattle producers met in Bow Island last Wednesday to learn more about a pilot project… Read More »

Jean says no money in treasury for drought

Posted on August 25, 2015

By Tim Kalinowski Wildrose leader Brian Jean made no policy announcements geared toward helping rural Albertans weather the current drought when he was in Medicine… Read More »

Air quality advisory issued for southern Alberta

Posted on August 24, 2015

Due to current and forecasted deteriorating air quality in the South Zone of Alberta Health Services (AHS), AHS is issuing an air quality advisory for… Read More »

Blue-green algae health advisory issued for Reesor Lake

Posted on August 20, 2015

Alberta Health Services has issued a blue-green algae bloom health advisory for Reesor Lake. AHS advises that anyone heading to the lake avoid all contact… Read More »

Cavan Lake; Cypress County’s best kept secret

Posted on August 18, 2015

By Tim Kalinowski Cavan Lake may be Cypress County’s best kept secret as far as camping and fishing goes. The Cypress Hills tend to get… Read More »

Ralston rodeo puts on a great show

Posted on August 18, 2015

By Tim Kalinowski While the weather was miserable, the 36th annual Ralston Rodeo did not disappoint, providing great bull riding action, gut-busting laughs and exhilarating… Read More »

Requests are up at local food bank

Posted on August 18, 2015

By Jamie Rieger Just a few weeks ago, the shelves at the Bow Island food bank were almost bare, an indication of the growing need… Read More »

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