Current Temperature


January 31, 2023 January 31, 2023
40 Mile Commentator

Pertussis outbreak declared in South Zone 

Contributed Alberta Health Services (AHS) has declared an outbreak of pertussis (whooping cough) in the central part of the South Zone and is reminding all people of the importance of immunization, particularly in small children, to prevent further illness. Communities impacted at this time involve those spanning the County of Lethbridge, Coaldale, Taber, Vauxhall, Grassy Lake and Bow Island. These are communities with significantly low… Read More »

AHS Advisory Councils: Building a better health system with the voice of our community

Courtesy AHS Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring people with diverse and cultural backgrounds have a voice in healthcare in order to improve… Read More »

More Commentator Headlines
Cypress Courier

ALERT makes arrest in Cypress County: stolen property and firearms offences

Contributed Various firearms and weapons have been seized from a home in Cypress County following an investigation into stolen property by ALERT Medicine Hat’s regional property crime unit. In December 2022, ALERT began investigating a report of a stolen recreational vehicle and trailer. The theft occurred in the Redcliff area and ALERT worked with the Medicine Hat Police Service and Redcliff RCMP. The stolen recreational… Read More »

Redcliff mayor says the sounds of coyotes shouldn’t be a cause for alarm

By Anna Smith Commentator/Courier Winter weather can bring wildlife into town, and the Town of Redcliff is advising pet owners to keep their pets close.… Read More »

More Courier Headlines

Irrigated Crop Production Update brings southern Alberta’s ag industry together

Contributed Southern Alberta’s agriculture community will gather next week for the Irrigated Crop Production Update, a one-day conference focused on all things irrigation. Previously organized… Read More »

Seven Persons Beef off to a great start

By Liam Stuber We had our first meeting in October, where 31 members and 12 cleavers signed up for an amazingly fun year!! There are… Read More »


2023 won’t make us forget 2022, maybe more to remind us of 2022

By Ryan Dahlman Ahhh, 2023 is here.  As we bear the not surprisingly inundation of commercials and over-the-top messages of quick fixes to New Year’s… Read More »

2022 was a year of high emotions in southeast Alberta, sets up for a (finger-crossed) easier 2023

By Ryan Dahlman If anything, the citizens of County of 40-Mile, Cypress County and Redcliff went through a difficult roller coaster year of emotions. It… Read More »


PBR in Medicine Hat: Robbins a different man having walked out of the storm

By Ryan Dahlman Coy Robbins, 23, is looking forward to his visit to Medicine Hat Oct. 15 as he hits the chutes as part of… Read More »

Foremost cowboy sits first in the Bull Riders Canada standings

By Anna Smith Commentator/Courier 21 year old William Barrows is making everyone back home proud as he impressively sits atop Bull Riders Canada standings and… Read More »

Get More Bow Island Commentator
Log In To Comment Latest Paper Subscribe