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Strong turnout for United Conservative constituency meeting

It was standing room only in Hanna last Thursday night at the United Conservative Party Constituency Association AGM. Stan Solberg attended the meeting on May 24, and is now a director. He said the previous record for attendance was 80. President David Mohl… Read More
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Starland County staff make next move

Starland County staff had a meeting at the Morrin Community Hall following a seven-hour long blaze that ultimately destroyed over half of the Starland County Office on Friday, May 25.The fire began at approximately 5:00 a.m. where Morrin, Munson, Drumheller,… Read More
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To the residents of Starland County

As you are probably aware a fire in the Starland County Administration Office early Friday morning, May 25, has resulted in what is expected to be a total loss of the building.First of all, we want to thank all of the responders who arrived at the scene to… Read More

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Starland moving forward in wake of County office fire

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Starland County CAO, Shirley Bremer, says County staff will meet this afternoon to discuss moving forward following a fire that has destroyed the County’s office this…

Firefighters battle Starland office fire

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Update: The Morrin, Munson, Rumsey and Drumheller Fire Departments are actively battling a blaze at the Starland County Office this morning, Friday, May 25. The fire was…

Starland County Office suffers extensive fire, smoke damage

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Photos courtesy of Christine Wolf Emergency services were on scene of a structure fire this morning at the Starland County offices in Morrin. The initial reports came in at…

Drumheller finalist in Rider Friendly Community contest

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The race is on to be Canada’s Most Rider Friendly Community. Drumheller is a finalist in the national contest where Canadians vote for the most rider friendly community,…

Carbon Mayor resigns

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The Mayor of Carbon Guss Nash has resigned from his position. The former mayor was at the helm for nearly 20 years before abruptly quitting due to a ‘toxic environment’. This…

Valley makes wishes come true for child with cancer

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The Royal Tyrrell Museum has lent a hand to Janaya Chekowsky-McKenzie who is an eight-year-old child battling a rare and aggressive brain cancer. The prestigious museum…

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Dietrich joins University of Regina Rams

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He took the long road, but a former Titan is headed to play college football. Last week Travis Dietrich signed with the University of Regina to join the Rams. The former St.…

Softball back into the swing of things

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The Drumheller Girls Softball Association (DGSA) has begun putting their leather gloves, bats, and cleats to good use as the softball season starts to ramp up. The Town of…

Minor Hockey ponders new Hockey Canada rules

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Drumheller Minor Hockey is still looking at how best to implement new rules from Hockey Canada. Hockey Canada is adopting cross-ice games for five and six-year-old players.…

Soccer house league looking for players

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Soccer teams are getting ready to get back on the field and are looking forward to a strong season. Mark Olbrich of Drumheller Minor Soccer said this year there have been a…

Badlands Rugby joins with Red Deer club to field men’s team

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The Badlands Rugby Football Club (RFC) is joining forces with the Red Deer Titans to compete this season. The plan is to enter a joint men’s team in the Calgary Rugby Unions…

Drumheller Dragons head coach reflects on season

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After a successful season, the Mail sat down with Dragons Head Coach Kevin Hasselberg to reflect on the 2017-2018 season. Q How would you sum up the season as a whole?“It was…

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Condolences to the family of Ronald Orval Bigford

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BIGFORDRonald Orval June 10, 1933 - May 13, 2018 Mr. Ronald Orval Bigfordof Drumheller, beloved husband of Maria Gammie, passed away peacefully on May 13, 2018 at the age of…

Condolences to the family of Réal Joseph Alcide Dorais

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DoraisRéal Joseph Alcide February 14, 1948 - May 5, 2018 Captain Réal Dorais was born in Grand-mére during a fierce snowstorm on February 14, 1948. He was 8 weeks early and a…

Condolences to the family of Jeffrey Guy Hirsch

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HIRSCHJeffrey Guy Jeffrey Guy Hirsch passed away at the age of 45 years, husband of Patricia Seiller of Carbon,Alberta. He also leaves to cherish his memory his parents,…

Condolences to the family of Roland Albert Jensen

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JENSENRoland Albert June 4, 1949 - May 5, 2018 Roland Albert Jensen, son of Herluf and Marie Jensen of Dalum, Alberta was born June 4, 1949 and passed away May 5, 2018.…
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