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Mitzel laid to rest in Foremost

By Jamie Rieger Family, friends, colleagues, and fellow politicians joined together at the Foremost Community Hall on Friday afternoon to celebrate the life of Leonard Mitzel, who passed away from cancer on March 19 at the age of 71. And, people came from far and wide to fill the seats and pay their condolences to a man who was just as known for being a… Read More »

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Increase in youth traffic at Redcliff library

By Justin Seward The Redcliff Public Library is off to a busy start to their 50th anniversary year and is seeing more programming to keep… Read More »

Etzikom post office one step closer to shutting down

By Jamie Rieger The Etzikom post office is one step closer to shutting down, following a visit to the County of Forty Mile council by… Read More »

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Grizzlies claw their way to victory

Submitted by Kim Olson The Redcliff Grizzlies atom tier 2 team won the Central Alberta Hockey League (CAHL)  South Central pennant after defeating the Foothills… Read More »

Bulldogs cap off great season with provincial banner

Submitted by Chance Stimson This last weekend the Irvine Peewee Bulldogs won the Provincial Peewee D Championship, going undefeated all weekend. Three of the players… Read More »

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Fire season has arrived

By Jamie Rieger This past weekend, Medicine Hat firefighters responded to a grassfire that had taken off at Strathcona Park. With tinder-dry conditions and a… Read More »

Spring has officially sprung…finally

By Jamie Rieger Man, it seems like forever since I have had the windows open at both ends of the house through the night. And,… Read More »

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London attacks bring fear back to forefront

After the recent terrorist attacks in London, it has to make one wonder if this world is getting a bigger dose of fear injected into… Read More »

Rural hockey fans rival those in the big leagues

March has had plenty of excitement at minor hockey level as teams are on a journey to win a league banner and competing at provincials… Read More »

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Why the 2017 Blue Jays won’t make the playoffs

By Rob Ficiur When the 2017 Major League Baseball season starts next week the Toronto Blue Jays will try to make the playoffs for the… Read More »

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