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Open Farm Days starts this weekend

Find out what is new and where to take the family. More than 150 farms in Alberta will host open houses, tours and a chance for visitors to buy locally grown and homemade products at this years Open Farm Days running, August 17-18. “Open Farm Days is a fantastic event th...

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Canola field photo contest: Huge thank you to everyone

That is a wrap on our canola field photo contest. Check out the winners and our favourite photo submissions from the last three weeks. Photo submitted by Rianne Gabert. Week one winner.Photo submitted by Jennifer Brown. Week one winner.Photo submitted by Madison Bossert. Week...

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Havanese Named Arrow Hits the Bullseye on Canada Day

Havanese and Pomeranian breeder Terra Penner, owner of TerraMarie Pomeranians in Riley Alberta, got a big surprise this Canada Day from her female Havanese named Arrow; delivery of a whopping 11 puppies. “In my practice we deal with quite a few breeders and any litters of t...

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Bruderheim Council Votes to Put Off Decision on Junior A Hockey

In a unanimous vote, Bruderheim Town Council has decided to hold off making a decision on bringing in a junior A hockey team for at least one year. Brian Brown and Ron White, of Western States Hockey League, brought forward a presentation to council at a special meeting May 2...

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Bring it On: The musical to hit the Sherwood Park stage

Students will bring competitive cheerleading to the stage this week. Bev Facey Community High School students will bring their adaptation of the classic teen comedy Bring it on, to life on stage May 21 - 23. Those in the school's performing arts program will show the audie...

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Travel advisory: Highway cleanup commences this weekend

Volunteers will be along the highways on Saturday, May 4. Drivers are asked to slow down and watch for pedestrians on the highways between 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each year volunteers from clubs such as 4-H, Scouts, Girl Guides, schools, church organizations, Rotary clubs, sport...

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Hemp Facility Plans are Taking Root in Bruderheim

A newly proposed hemp facility has the community of Bruderheim talking. Canadian Rockies Hemp Corporation (CRHC) held an open house in Bruderheim on Monday, April 15 to update residents on the construction plans of their new hemp processing facility, as well as address any c...

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Sherwood Park band to perform at international music festival

The Salisbury Composite High band will perform at the event on Saturday, April 13. Roughly 50 Grade 10 - 12 students make up the Salisbury Composite High band that has qualified to take part in the Canadian Rocky Mountain Festival, in Banff. The event is an international comp...

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Advance polls officially open

Advance polling locations are open from Tuesday, April 9 until Saturday, April 13. This announcement was made by Alberta's Chief Electoral Officer, Glen Resler on Tuesday, April 13, via press release. This is the first time that advance electors will have access to a 'Vote...

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