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First to the scene, last to forget: First responders hit hardest by trauma

Revisiting memories of her first call to a violent motor vehicle collision, Big Country Victims Services’ Judy Nelson remembers the stress was unlike anything she had experienced before. She attended a call with a fairly new officer where a quad carrying two… Read More
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Teen charged in relation to Morrin murder makes court appearance

The youth charged with accessory after the fact of murder and attempting obstruction of justice in relation to the death of a man near Morrin made a brief appearance in provincial court Friday, June 15. The 16-year-old female, who cannot be identified due to… Read More
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Graham Giffin named Rotary’s Citizen of the Year

Graham Giffin was named the Rotary Club’s Citizen of the Year at the annual Celebration of Excellence tonight at the Badlands Community Facility. Runner up was Gary Toft. Priscilla Berniko was named Most Courteous Employee with the other nominee being Lynda… Read More

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Street improvement starts early July

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The tender was awarded this week for the year’s street improvement program, with work commencing in early July on Hunts Drive and in the downtown. A full reconstruction of…

Lockdown at Drumheller Institution

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On June 12, 2018, at about 8:55 p.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution, to enable staff members to conduct an exceptional…

Kool Kutz anniversary Cuttathon supports Big County Victim Services

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To mark the fifth anniversary of Kool Kutz, they held a Cuttathon, silent auction and raffle to raise funds for Big Country Victim Services Sue Waye of Healing Waye also…

Nikota running for Alberta Party nomination

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Former Hanna mayor and Delia CAO Mark Nikota has put his name into the ring to represent the Alberta Party in the Drumheller-Stettler riding in the next provincial election.…

Locally shot video debuts at Humboldt benefit

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On June 16, a video by recording artists Moody x 2, shot in Drumheller will be released and screened at a benefit concert for the survivors of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.…

First to the scene, last to forget: First responders hit hardest by trauma

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Revisiting memories of her first call to a violent motor vehicle collision, Big Country Victims Services’ Judy Nelson remembers the stress was unlike anything she had…

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Former Dragon returns as coach

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The Dragons family sticks together, and this year a former Drumheller Dragons defenseman is coming back to the team as an assistant coach. Kenton Levesque played defense for…

U9 soccer captures gold at Carbon tourney

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The Under 9 Drumheller White Blizzards soccer team captured gold at the Annual Carbon Sports Day Soccer Tournament on Saturday, June 9. There were 8 teams split into two…

Triathlon brings out tough competition

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The weather cooperated beautifully as 23 athletes took on the grueling Drumheller Dinosaur Trail Triathlon. The seventh annual triathlon went ahead on Saturday morning, June…

St. Anthony’s recognizes athletes at sports banquet

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St. Anthony’s School celebrated the following students for their athletic achievements on Monday, June 4 at their annual sports banquet: Sr Boys Golf MVP - Daylen Ostapowich,…

DVSS student earns long jump bronze at provincials

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Student Lucas Aulenback earned bronze this weekend at a provincial track and field competition in Calgary, jumping 12.66 metres in the triple jump category. The last time a…

Two Track and Field athletes set sights on provincials

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The Drumheller Valley Secondary School (DVSS) Track and Field season is off to a good start as two athletes from high school have climbed their way to the top. Grade 12…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Shane Greg Bulechowsky

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BULECHOWSKYShane Greg December 31, 1959 - June 6, 2018 Shane suddenly passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Shane will be deeply missed by…

Condolences to the family of Sarah (Sally) Steel Wolf

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WOLFSarah (Sally) Steel December 26, 1923 - June 6, 2018 How do you put 94 years into words? On June 6, 2018 Sally Wolf took her final breath. Sarah (Sally) Steel Wolf was…

Condolences to the family of Ralph Charles Svatos

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SvatosRalph Charles May 26, 1932 - June 5, 2018 Ralph Svatos passed away peacefully June 05, 2018 at Continuing Care in Drumheller, Alberta at the age of 86. Ralph was born…

Condolences to the family of Diane Mary (nee Wright) Litwin

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LITWINDiane Mary (nee Wright) June 7, 2018 Diane Mary Litwin (nee Wright) of Rockyford beloved wife of Myron Daniel Litwin passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness on…
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