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November 29, 2015 November 29, 2015

Celebrating the season in the Cypress Hills

Chris Dodds, Interpretive and Eduction coordinator for Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Alberta, syas it is time for locals to embrace the many activities and wonders of the snowy season with some winter outdoor exploration and recreation.

By Tim Kalinowski With winter descending on southeast Alberta more and more forcefully over the past few weeks, Chris Dodds, Interpretive and Education Coordinator for Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Alberta, says it is time for people to start embracing the season. “We are blessed with four seasons and we should enjoy all of them. Winter is not going to go away, as much as we… Read More »

Local News
Abdi Ibrahim and his family came to Medicine Hat from war-torn Somalia in 2007, hoping for a peaceful and prosperous new life.

Former refugee has some tips for new arrivals

By Tim Kalinowski During the National Housing Day event put on by the Medicine Hat Community Housing Society last Friday at the Southside Event Centre… Read More »

Oliver Edwards, pastor for Community Bible Church and Tineke Solberg hang drapes as they finish up the renovations at their new facility. Bluegrass/Gospel band, The Glory Boys are performing on the new stage on Nov. 25.

Getting ready for opening day

By Jamie Rieger Community Bible Church officially took position of their new home in the building that previously housed the Bow Island Bowling Centre on… Read More »

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Redcliff girls, Avice DeKelver and Samantha Davies are in Ottawa this week, competing in the Travelers Curling Club National championship.

Curlers heading to nationals are proud of Redcliff roots

By Tim Kalinowski Avice DeKelver and Samantha Davies would both tell you they are Redcliff girls through and through. They both got their starts in… Read More »

Off to provincials

[caption id="attachment_2043" align="aligncenter" width="324"] PHOTO SUBMITTED BY LORI SEREDA - The Senator Gershaw Lady Gators are off to Provincials after capturing the 1A Zone Girls… Read More »

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Being a human barometer isn’t easy

By Tim Kalinowski Sometimes it ain’t easy being a human barometer. Take my word for it. For the past 20 years I have been becoming… Read More »

Not much respect seen on social media

By Jamie Rieger There was a time when Facebook was a good place for me to unwind and clear my head at the end of… Read More »


Reducing carbon emissions at all costs

Alberta families, already struggling to make ends meet, can expect to pay more at the pump, more to heat their homes, and more for just… Read More »

Bigger problems to be dealt with than Starbucks cups

With Remembrance Day now past people can feel free again to decorate their houses for Christmas without fear of retaliation. This is just one of… Read More »

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Ottawa’s expansion on Red Blacks

By Rob Ficiur The second year Ottawa Red Blacks will be in the 2015 Grey Cup. Being in a championship final in a second year… Read More »

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