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Dragons add another win to record

Dragons add another win to record



Sarah Devereaux

The re-match between the Drumheller Dragons and the Sherwood Park ...
Bamford concert raises over $25 000 for Drumheller Distric 4-H

Bamford concert raises over $25 000 for Drumheller Distric 4-H

 

Area residents came out to Friday night’s Gord Bamford concert, and in the ...

Celebrating International Students

Celebrating International Students

DVSS International student Eloisa Marin of Mexico serving flautas, chicken wrapped ...

Marathon gives back to BCF

Marathon gives back to BCF

In its fifth year, the Community Futures Dinosaur Half Marathon has topped the $75,...

Gordon Bamford ticket winners

Gordon Bamford ticket winners

Thanks to all who entered, but there could only be two winners.

The Mail/Inside Drum...

Singing Sisters see Sin City

Singing Sisters see Sin City

 

Kaleidoscope Theatre’s “Nunsensations” hits the stage for their opening nig...

RCMP investigate fatal collision near Swalwell

RCMP investigate fatal collision near Swalwell

Around 9:30 p.m. on November 19, 2014 Beiseker RCMP with assistance of Three Hills ...

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Who Are You: Sister Amnesia & Friend

Nov 20, 2014
Ages: 27Names: Sister Amnesia and puppet, Sister Mary Annette. Where are you from?We live in Hoboken, New Jersey.Occupations: Nun/ Country Singer, puppet is a Nun/Actress.How did you decide on that work for your life? Sister Amnesia was a full time country singer until called by the Lord. Sister Mary Annette felt it selfish to keep all that talent… Read More

CURRIE, LAURENCE (LAURA) JOSEPHINE

Nov 19, 2014
CURRIE, Laurence (Laura) Josephine February 1, 1929 - November 10, 2014 It is with heavy hearts that we announce Laurence (Laura) passed away on Monday, November 10, 2014 at the age of 85 years. Laura met her beloved Doug in East Coulee and married in Drumheller. She was a devoted mother, who enjoyed her family and made a significant difference in… Read More

GARSON, JAMES DAVID

Nov 19, 2014
GARSON, James David September 24, 1922 - November 12, 2014 James David Garson passed away November 12, 2014 at the age of 92 years. Jim was born September 24, 1922 to James and Violet Garson. Jim grew up on a farm in the Orkney District near Drumheller, Alberta. Jim was predeceased by his wife Marjory Garson (1995) and his parents James and Violet… Read More

CHAPMAN, PATRICIA ANN

Nov 19, 2014
CHAPMAN, Patricia Ann (Herman) May 26, 1943 - November 13, 2014 It is with the heaviest of hearts that the family of Patricia Ann Chapman announce her passing, at the age of 71, on November 13, 2014 after a courageous battle with ALS. Patricia will be lovingly remembered by her partner, Donald Robinson; daughter Pamela Chapman (Martin),… Read More

November 19 - November 25 > Call 403.823.2580 to…

Nov 19, 2014
FIREWOOD DAVIS’S FIREWOOD... Seasoned wood, pine and tamarack. Deliveries available. 403-546-2521. WOODCHUCKERS FIREWOOD FOR SALE... pine, birch, poplar. Delivery service available. Phone 403-442-2589; 403-318-5314. FOR SALE FOR SALE... LIKE TO GOLF? Offering two sets of irons, both in perfect condition. Taylormade RBZ Max, RH, reg steel shaft - 5, 6,… Read More

Dragons win 8-6 over Mustangs

Nov 18, 2014
Sarah Devereaux The Drumheller Dragons travelled to Calgary Tuesday night and went home with a 8-6 win over the Mustangs. Hunter Mills scored a hat trick in the game. Dakota Zaharichuk and Jacob Schofield each scored two goals, Schofield's second as an empty net at 19:42 of the third period. Wyatt Noskey also scored for the Dragons. The Dragons… Read More

RCMP investigate possible fraud

Nov 18, 2014
Police are investigating what appears to be a staged auto accident, set up with the intention of making a fraudulent insurance claim. On Monday, November 17, at 11:03 P.M., Drumheller RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision on the North Hill. Subsequent investigation indicated that a 2008 Nissan Titan was being operated S/B down the North… Read More

Police investigate East Coulee home invasion

Nov 18, 2014
Drumheller RCMP is investigating a brazen mid day home invasion in East Coulee. Shortly before 3 p.m. on Monday November 17, Members of the Drumheller RCMP attended to a reported armed home invasion in East Coulee. Initial investigations indicates that four masked and armed individuals entered into a residence in East Coulee looking for handguns… Read More

Madison Colberg takes international pageant stage

Nov 17, 2014
Madison Colberg is representing Canada at Miss Teen International. A Drumheller woman has her sights set on making a difference and she has chosen the path of pageantry. Madison Colberg, 19, daughter of Kelly and Heather, has demonstrated a dedication to community as a student and currently enrolled at Mount Royal University. Come July, she will… Read More

Collision slows traffic

Nov 17, 2014
Traffic was disrupted after an accident at the intersections of Highway 9 and 10 in Drumheller Monday afternoon. Drumheller Emergency Services responded to the scene of a two-vehicle collision Monday around 2:25 p.m. RCMP say four vehicles were in the left turn lane on Highway 9 and while the first two vehicles were safely making the left hand… Read More

AIELLO, DR. ALBERT (BRUMMY) LEONARD

Nov 17, 2014
AIELLO, Dr. Albert (Brummy) Leonard August 11, 1910 - November 12, 2014 Dr. Albert (Brummy) Leonard Aiello, age 104, of Drumheller, AB, passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2014 at Drumheller Continuing Care Centre. Brummy was a devout Catholic who was dedicated to his medical profession and treated and acknowledged everyone he met with a smile… Read More

Myths and Misconceptions About Obesity

Nov 16, 2014
Some of the biggest barriers to successful management of obesity in our society are the myths and, frankly, garbage, that pervade popular culture, media, and even medical publications. Recently, Dr Chaput and colleagues reviewed both popular media and scientific journals to bring to light the Top 7 Misconceptions about obesity: 1.... Read More

Dragons take 3-2 loss in Sherwood Park

Nov 15, 2014
Sarah Devereaux The Drumheller Dragons took a 3-2 loss Saturday night when they traveled to Sherwood Park to face the Crusaders. After no goals in the first period, Sherwood Park scored two in the second to make the score 2-0 going into the third. The Dragons' Jacob Schofield scored a shorthanded goal 56 seconds into the third before the Crusaders… Read More

Senior Girls Dynos volleyball team heads to zones

Nov 14, 2014
Drumheller Valley Secondary School's Senior Girls Dynos are hard at work competing in zone competition November 14 and 15. DVSS Senior Girls Dynos volleyball team are competing in school zones competition Novermber 14 and 15 in Carstairs. This past weekend, the Senior Girls Dynos volleyball team travelled to Three Hills for Regionals. The… Read More

Spaghetti eating champs crowned

Nov 14, 2014
Dawson Bailey was the top fundraiser in the Youth Category at this year’s Boston Pizza Spaghetti Eating contest. In all the entire event brought in $2,078 for breakfast programs at Greentree School and St. Anthony’s school. This year’s Boston Pizza Spaghetti Eating Contest pitted newcomers, former champions and perennial favourites head to head to… Read More

Christmas Season Begins

Nov 14, 2014
The Drumheller Salvation Army's Lieutenant Laurie Sauder and Lieutenant Dusty Sauder invite residents to be a part of the Kettle Campaign. While visions of sugarplums dance in our heads, it is crunch time for The Salvation Army. In fact, the Christmas season has already begun for Lieutenants Laurie and Dusty Sauder of The Salvation Army in… Read More

Former Drumheller Mayor Bryant passes away

Nov 14, 2014
Former Drumheller Mayor Dr. Phil Bryant passed away on November 4 at the age of 84. Drumheller has lost a community builder and leader in Dr. Phil Bryant. The former Reeve of Badlands and Mayor of Drumheller passed away at the age of 84 on November 4. Professionally, Dr. Phil was a veterinarian and it was his work that brought him to the valley,… Read More

Who Are You: Gord Bamford

Nov 14, 2014
Age: 38Occupation: Country Musician & Singer Where are you from?Lacombe, Alberta. It’s a great community to grow up in. We’re raising our three kids there.Why are you coming to Drumheller?To play the fundraising concert for Drumheller District 4-H. They won the 2014 “Why 4-H is Great Contest.”When is the concert?Friday, November 21, at… Read More

Who Are You: Larry Barber

Nov 14, 2014
Age: Much younger than Trevor Gough.Occupation: Station Manager, Great Prairie Oilfield Services Ltd.How long have you been doing that?I’ve been in the oilpatch since 1993. Graduated the school of hard knocks.How long have you lived in the valley?Moved here in 1997-transfer with work from Estevan,Sask.What do you miss most about living there?Rider… Read More

Future uncertain for old hospital site

Nov 13, 2014
Drumheller resident Bert Hoy stands near recent vandalism at the former Drumheller hospital building. Recent vandals also set fire to materials in the building. As a result of Drumheller Emergency Services responding to a fire and other vandalism on the site of Drumheller’s former hospital on Riverside Drive last week, there has been renewed talk… Read More

DVSS teacher nominated for award

Nov 13, 2014
Drumheller Valley Secondary School Teacher Lynn Hemming is one of ten finalists for the 2014 Teachers Matter Award through EF Educational Tours. The award brings a $5,000 prize for the winner’s school. The four runners up each receive a $1,000 for their school. A local teacher has been nominated for an award that recognizes inspirational and… Read More

Fishermen find fossil revealed by 2013 flood

Nov 12, 2014
A block containing a partial dinosaur skull, neck and chest has been safely extracted from the Castle River after the fishermen reported their find to staff at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology. Scientists believe the specimen belongs to a new species of hadrosaur (duck-billed dinosaur) that would have roamed Alberta up to 80 million years… Read More

Highway crews prepared for winter

Nov 12, 2014
Carillion in Drumheller is on the ready for winter weather and has its entire fleet mobilized for upcoming winter conditions.mailphoto by Patrick Kolafa While it is midway through November, the valley is just getting its first taste of winter. Comfort should be taken that highway contractors have been ready for the snow to fly for well over a… Read More

November 12 - November 18 > Call 403.823.2580 to…

Nov 12, 2014
FIREWOOD DAVIS’S FIREWOOD... Seasoned wood, pine and tamarack. Deliveries available. 403-546-2521. WOODCHUCKERS FIREWOOD FOR SALE... pine, birch, poplar. Delivery service available. Phone 403-442-2589; 403-318-5314. FOR SALE FOR SALE... LIKE TO GOLF? Offering two sets of irons, both in perfect condition. Taylormade RBZ Max, RH, reg steel shaft - 5, 6,… Read More