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Marley Henneigh and Mike Todor sit on the new bench made possible by the DinoArts Association and the Town of Drumheller. Mailphoto by Terri Huxley

DinoArts Association gives early Christmas present

Thanks to the Drumheller DinoArts Association, three out of four corners of Third Avenue in downtown are now occupied by benches and detailed dinos.The association picked this name after tradition of the other two dinos located on Third Avenue. It’s name is… Read More
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Municipalities get relief from paying uncollectible education taxes

Municipalities were able to breathe a sigh of relief as the province is giving them a break on uncollectable education property taxes on oil and gas properties. In Alberta, municipalities collect education property taxes on behalf of the province. Oil and gas… Read More
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Council resurrects community representation

In an effort to shake things up and revitalize various procedures, Mayor Heather Colberg and council have agreed on new community representation across the Valley. This practice was attempted before, yielding poor results. Council plans on alleviating those… Read More

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Town gives word on Aquaplex Renovations

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November 21, 2017 - During the final stages of the Aquaplex modernization, a leak causing the loss of over one foot of water…

Festival of Lights wows crowd

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Lights, decorations, and talent. These were just a few of the things that the second annual Festival of Lights had to offer…

Guilty plea in cancer fundraiser theft

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A woman who walked away with funds from a cancer fundraiser in 2016 has been given a one-year conditional sentence.Ashley…

Annual Food Drive set for November 30

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It is one time a year that Drumheller residents get together to help those in need and kick off the Christmas season.…

Adele Dyck Memorial Award presented to outstanding student

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Bea Santa Cruz was presented with the highest honour bestowed by St. Anthony’s School, the Adele Dyck Memorial Award. This…

Westergard Motors recognized for 50 years with Ford

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Jay, Steve, and Connie O’Dwyer, centre, recently accepted a plaque from Ford of Canada, noting 50 Years as a Ford Dealer for…

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DVSS Senior girls wrap up volleyball season at regional

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The DVSS Senior Girls Volleyball team wrapped up their season at the regional tournament. The team headed to Hanna for their…

Bantam Titans focus on post season

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The Bantam Titans had a couple of stumbles over the last two weeks but they are focused on the postseason. The Titans were…

St. Anthony’s runner competes at Provincials

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A Grade 11 runner at St. Anthony’s School has competed in provincial cross country running and posted a personal best. It…

Dragons face tough opponents on road

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The Drumheller Dragons had a challenging week on the road, but still managed to bring home one win. The Dragons’ trip to…

DVSS competes at South Central Cross Country zones

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On Wednesday, October 11, the DVSS Cross Country Team travelled to Sundre to Compete in the South Central Zones. Despite the…

Seniors Shine at Alberta games

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The Alberta 55-plus Fall Games were held in High Prairie the weekend of Sept 14-16. A total of 43 individuals from Zone 2…

Obituaries

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF HEATHER FRANCIOTTI

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FRANCIOTTIHeather Ann November 21, 1960 – November 11, 2017 Heather Ann Franciotti passed away peacefully on November 11,…

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF BERNARD FOURNIER

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FOURNIERBernard “Bernie” June 13, 1939 – November 12, 2017 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Bernie…

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF LLOYD COAD

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COADLloyd Edward April 8, 1933 - November 18, 2017 Lloyd passed away on Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at the age of 84. He…

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF JOSEPH ASQUIN

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ASQUINJoseph Ernest December 25, 1931- Drumheller, Alberta November 13, 2017- Calgary, Alberta Joseph Ernest Asquin, passed…
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