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Mobile mammography service to visit Bow Island

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AHS Women ages 45 to 74 — the group most at risk of developing breast cancer — will have local access to mammography services this month when Alberta Health Services’ Screen Test program visits Bow Island. A mobile mammography trailer will be at the Bow Island Provincial Building Health Unit (802 6 St. E.) on April 22 - 24. Appointments are required. Residents can book… Read More »

From the Archives of Western Newspapers

By Samantha Johnson For Southern Alberta Newspapers April 14, 1883 – Edmonton Bulletin Roads are bad, it’s Spring for sure, gardening has commenced, building is… Read More »

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Eagle Butte High School continuing to innovate in education

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By Anna Smith Southern Alberta Newspapers At the Prairie Rose Public Schools regular board meeting on April 9, presenters from Eagle Butte High School came to present on current and future plans to continue staying at the forefront of quality and innovative education. The presentation opened with a video put together to showcase many of the unique programs on offer at the school, from the… Read More »

Redcliff Public Library has a lot to offer

By Heather Cameron Commentator/Courier The Redcliff Centennial Library has been a presence in southern Alberta for a long time. According to Tracy Laturnus, Manager of… Read More »

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Farming still viable for entry-level producers: Andjelic

By Heather Cameron Southern Alberta Newspapers Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The 2024 Farming Smarter Conference and Trade Show, which was held recently at the Sandman… Read More »

Ag production facing huge challenges in North America: Offerdahl

By Heather Cameron Southern Alberta Newspapers Local Journalism Initiative Reporter During the 2024 Ag Expo at the Agri-food Hub & Trade Centre in Lethbridge, there… Read More »


Legislating for fairness often results in unforeseen consequences

In democracies such as Canada and the United States, leaders and governments have to be responsive to the needs and wants of the people who… Read More »

Restoring transparency and accountability in government

The County of Forty Mile will soon be sending out property tax notices and Winnifred property owners have been told to expect a Local Improvement… Read More »


U13 Foremost Flyers soar to provincials

By Brylan Span Commentator/Courier The U13 Foremost Flyers hockey team has had a season to remember, and they still have more memories to make. The… Read More »

Byam looks back on USports career; forward to pro career 

By Brylan Span Commentator/Courier The end of an outstanding USports volleyball career is coming to an end this year for former Bow Island resident Chris… Read More »

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