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Abby Fooks, left and Ashton Lal competed at the Calgary Stampede Talent Search last week. submitted

Musicians shine at Stampede

Two Drumheller musicians had the opportunity to bask in the bright lights at the Calgary Stampede. Ashton Lal, Grade 12 student at DVSS and Abby Fooks, who just graduated, already have a reputation as premier musicians in the valley. The two teamed up and… Read More
Drumheller’s former RCMP Detachment commander has taken on some interesting roles as he transitions on to retirement.

Former Staff Sergeant completes security role for former PM

Drumheller’s former RCMP Detachment commander has taken on some interesting roles as he transitions on to retirement. Art Hopkins served with the Drumheller RCMP as Staff Sergeant for seven years. He was transferred from the Drumheller Detachment in 2015… Read More
Carbon local Cole Goodine takes a breather after two rides at the Calgary Stampede on July 10, 2017.

Carbon boy Cole Goodine competes against best of the best

Competing in the Bareback category of the Calgary Stampede, Carbon boy Cole Goodine competes against the best of the best. Riding from July 7 to July 10 in the ‘A’ pool, Goodine was able to squeeze $3,000 out of the event.Within the sport of Bareback riding,… Read More

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Electoral boundary battle heats up

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Redrafting the map of electoral boundaries is hitting some opposition, especially in the Drumheller-Stettler riding where…

Flooding options for flood mitigation present to Council

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Terri HuxleyThe Drumheller Mail Town Council is moving forward in preparing to take on two flood mitigation…

Three-peat for Zeke

Big Valley native Zeke Thurston holds up his third consecutive cheque of $100,000 from the Calgary Stampede
Big Valley star Zeke Thurston claims his third top win for saddle bronc from the Calgary Stampede on Sunday, July 16.With an…

Town implements Fire Advisory

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Due to dry conditions, the Town of Drumheller has issued a fire advisory. Effective Tuesday July 18, 2017, a fire advisory…

Former Reptile World building has new owner

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The former Reptile World building in downtown Drumheller may soon have a new tenant.Bob Sheddy from Century 21…

Arts and Culture Grants up for grabs in Drumheller

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Competitors at the Canada Day Drumheller powwow show off their skills in the hopes of providing knowledge on the culture as…

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Local boxer finishes career in the ring

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Brad Wilson, right, with his opponent Markhaile Wedderburn, who fought on June 24. Wedderburn won the fight after it was…

Stingers on road to provincials

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The Drumheller Stingers boys peewee baseball team are one step closer to the provincial tournament after playing in a…

Cenovus donates funds for new ball equipment

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Craig Stanger of Cenovus presents a $1,000 cheque to Dale Telford of the Drumheller Girls Softball Association (DGSA). Each…

Dragon Cody Young commits to Augustana

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Another Dragon is on his way to playing at post-secondary level as Cody Young commits to the University of Alberta Augustana…

Riverside tops Drumheller United for championship

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Riverside Value Drug Mart is back in the winner’s circle after topping Drumheller United in the final of the Drumheller Coed…

Bulechowsky brings home pool hardware

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Once again a Drumheller pool prodigy showed his skill and brought home a trophy.Shawn Bulechowsky competed in the Valley…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Julie Joyce White (Jackman)

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WHITE (JACKMAN)Julie Joyce May 31, 1937 - July 11, 2017 Julie passed away peacefully in Drumheller, Alberta at the age of 80…

Condolences to the family of Ellen G. Fridulin

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FridulinEllen G. February 16, 1920 – June 30, 2017 Ellen was born in Swanson, Saskatchewan on February 16, 1920. She was the…

Condolences to the family of Edward Jansen

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JANSENEdward January 3, 1941 – July 12, 2017 Edward Jansen, born January 3, 1941, formerly of Winnipeg, Manitoba passed away…

condolences to the family of Regena Sim

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SIMRegena Ruthina January 7, 1934 - July 8, 2017 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Regena Ruthina…
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