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Rory brings support for vets, first responders

Katherine Freeman has made a career of helping people at the lowest point in their lives, often in places where the worst of humanity is on display. While many would say her work is heroic, she herself has a hero… He is a poodle named Rory. “This is my best… Read More
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DVSS Leadership class donates giant chess board to town

The Drumheller Valley Secondary School Leadership class purchased and then donated a giant chess board to the Town of Drumheller for the planned downtown plaza. The class was awarded a $500 grant from the Educational Partnership Foundation and used the funds,… Read More
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Drumheller man wins part of $9.6 million Lotto jackpot

A Drumheller man and his family are the happy winners of $9.6 million on the Lotto 6/49 jackpot on May 30. Aaron Johnston and his parents Mary and Gavin won $9,684,336 after purchasing the winning ticket at Barrmart Foods in Barrhead, where his parents… Read More

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Man sentenced for impersonation at financial institutions

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Last spring a man attempted to withdraw money from other people’s accounts in financial institutions throughout Central Alberta. Last Friday, June 15, he was sentenced to a…

Big Valley teen named to education youth council

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Tennille Day Chief of Big Valley has been named to the Alberta Education Minister’s Youth Council for 2018-19, the province announced Friday, June 15 Day Chief, 18 and of the…

Rory brings support for vets, first responders

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Katherine Freeman has made a career of helping people at the lowest point in their lives, often in places where the worst of humanity is on display. While many would say her…

Marijuana public hearing, information session planned: Three potential retail stores in Drumheller

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The Town of Drumheller will be hosting a marijuana legalization information session and public hearing later this month as the municipality prepares for marijuana…

Graham Giffin named Rotary’s Citizen of the Year

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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.…

Teen charged in relation to Morrin murder makes court appearance

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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…

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Local swimmers shine at provincials

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Canadian Badlands Aquatic Club members Nathan Dobell, Ava Harrington, Shane Issler and Annika Lassen attended Southern Alberta Provincials in Medicine Hat this past weekend,…

Five softball players qualify for Alberta Summer Games

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The 16 Pure Venom girls softball team has been performing well and last week it learned that five of its players have been selected to go to the Alberta Summer Games.…

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,…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Irene Mae (nee Olsen) (Halliday) Samu

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A Celebration of Life Irene Maenee Olsen (Halliday)SAMU Friday, June 22, 20181:00 PM Badlands Community Facility80 Veterans Way,Drumheller, Alberta A celebration of Irene’s…

Condolences to the family of Loren Clark Watts

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WATTSLoren Clark March 20, 1930 - June 14, 2018 In sadness we announce that our dear Dad, Grandpa, Great Grandpa, Great-Great Grandpa, Uncle and friend passed away on June…

Condolences to the family of Barbara E. Church

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CHURCHBarbara E. September 17, 1936 - June 9, 2018 Barbara was born September 17, 1936 in Vancouver, B.C. to J. Thomas Johnston and Ruby M. (Gourley) Johnston. She passed…

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…
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