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Uniting the right begins

Wildrose and Progressive Conservative leaders sign merger agreement to unite the right. After Jason Kenny’s rise to PC leadership in March, Wildrose leader Brian Jean and Kenny have been talking about the possibility of a unified conservative party to… Read More
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Boogie in the Badlands back for 2017

A tradition going back years is in the spring, Drumheller gearheads gets ready to Boogie. The Boogie in the Badlands is getting ready for another year, and organizers have been busy preparing for the annual car show, with some new blood organizing the event.… Read More
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Top marks for town facility operator

A Town of Drumheller facility operator received top marks and was honoured by the Alberta Association of Recreation Facility Personnel (AARFP). Each year the AARFP honours one student from each of their certificate courses with a Top Mark Award. This Award… Read More

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Youth ready to hit the road for Badlands to Banff tour

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In just a couple of months, Drumheller youth will be hitting the open road participating in Two Wheel View tours. The…

ATCO moves up timeline for coal phaseout

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ATCO Power may be moving away from coal sooner rather than later, and that could have an effect on the Sheerness power…

Town Mill Rate set for 0 per cent increase

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During the regular meeting of May 15, council adopted Bylaw 03-17, being the 2017 Mill Rate Bylaw, as proposed by Town…

Standard’s Drew Gregory wins national songwriting prize

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There is no more fitting place for a country music singer to learn that he won a national award than sitting in a tractor…

Quinn Nelson named East Central ambassador at 4-H annual Selections program.

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Featured far right in the back row is Quinn Nelson of Morrin, Alta. Also shown from l-r: Back row: Dawson Pahl, Odessa Kopp,…

DVSS Grad Ceremony went without a hitch

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Hundreds gathered for the Drumheller Valley Secondary School (DVSS) graduating class of 2017 "We are Stars" ceremony, which…

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Girls rugby back at DVSS

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The DVSS girls Rugby team is back on the field for another season, building camaraderie and having fun. DVSS has fielded a…

Dragons’ captain commits to Concordia University in Edmonton

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Another former Drumheller Dragon is taking his skills to the collegiate level. Chad Hurtubise, who captained the Dragons…

Drumheller netball claims second at Strathmore tourney

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With less than a year of experience under their belts, the Drumheller netball team participated in their first ever…

Schools team up to field soccer team

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DVSS and St. Anthony’s have teamed up to put a team on the soccer pitch. Last week tryouts were held for a senior boys…

Nothing but Net(ball)

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Netball is one of the fastest growing sports in Canada, and last week, students from Delia and Youngstown schools…

Dragons host successful camp

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The Dragons are already building for the future, hosting their first spring camp over the weekend. About 110 skaters were…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of John (Jack) Neilsen

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NEILSENJohn (Jack) William Born September 17, 1933Passed May 17, 2017 John (Jack) William Neilsen of Drumheller passed away…

Condolences to the family of Sylvia Kempling

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KEMPLINGSylvia June 12, 1926 ~ May 18, 2017 Sylvia Kempling of Drumheller, Alberta, beloved wife of the late Tom Kempling,…

Condolences to the family of John (Jack) Gallagher

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GallagherJohn (Jack) December 3, 1932 ~ May 17, 2017 Mr. Jack Gallagher, a longtime resident of the Drumheller Valley,…

Condolences to the family of Gerald (Gerry) Quiring

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QUIRINGGerald (Gerry) July 22, 1957 - May 13, 2017 Gerald (Gerry) Quiring of Drumheller beloved husband of Tari passed away…
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