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Heather Colberg wins the Drumheller mayor election on October 16, 2017 (mailphoto by Terri Huxley)

Heather Colberg wins Mayoral Race

Heather Colberg has won the seat to be the next Drumheller Mayor by a landslide. She defeated former long-time councillor Sharel Shoff by 1636 votes. “I can’t even put it into words,” began an emotional Colberg. “It’s such a surreal feeling. I wanted the best… Read More
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2017 Villages and Municipal District election results

Polls are closed at 8 p.m. in surrounding villages and Municipal Districts. Results will be updated as they come in. Village of Big Valley (Council of 3) Dorothy Dressler 5 Dwayne Robert Grover 90 -elected Daniel Alan Houle 63 Asaph Ken Johnson 28 Harry… Read More
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Drumheller Municipal Election 2017

Results are coming in the for the 2017 Drumheller Municipal Election. There are 17 candidates in the running for Council seats and two running for Mayor. Polls close at 8 p.m. Continue to watch The Drumheller Mail for results as they are being counted on… Read More

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RCMP investigate possible threat at DVSS

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Classes are in session today at DVSS despite reports of a possible threat. DVSS Principal Curtis LaPierre sent a message to…

Quick response douses grassfire

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On the early Afternoon of Sunday, October 15, 2017 the Drumheller Fire Department responded to a small grassfire at Twp 29-4…

Simon the Snorkel truck ready for retirement

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By this time next year, Simon the Snorkel truck may be retired. The Drumheller Fire Department is getting close to releasing…

CORRECTION - EDWARD BREMER, DIVISION 4 STARLAND COUNTY CANDIDATE

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Correction:In the Wednesday, October 11 edition of The Drumheller Mail, (Page A12) it was reported in Edward Bremer’s…

Strong turn out for advance polls

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The second of two advance polls in Drumheller opens Saturday morning at 10 a.m. at the Badlands Community Facility. So far,…

Rotary Radio Auction off to strong start

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The Rotary Radio Auction was off to a great start Wednesday night, October 11, with competitive bidding and great deals. In…

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Terrapins Battle Steelers to tie

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The Peewee Terrapins are continuing to show resilience on the field as they battled the Red Deer Steelers. The Steelers were…

Dragons drop Grizzlys in OT

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Last week the Dragons were in two very different games with two positive outcomes as they completed a two-game series sweep…

Senior girls Sabres win third at home tourney

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Senior girls volleyball is back at St. Anthony’s School and they jumped into the season at Spike-o-rama. The Sabres hosted…

Dragon’s Tailgate Party draws big crowd

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Tyler Oakenfold and Carter Drouin play an intense game of street hockey at the Drumheller Dragons Tailgate Party at the…

Dinosaur Valley Half Marathon enjoys strong attendance

Kim Clozza, left, and Phyllis Laval offer refreshments to competitors at the Dinosaur Valley Dinosaur Half Marathon Sunday, September 10. mailphoto by Patrick Kolafa
After eight years, the Dinosaur Valley Half Marathon continues to buck the trend with strong attendance. The annual road…

Senior Titans trample Olds Spartans

The Senior Titans were strong versus The Olds Spartans Saturday evening, winning 41-6.  Photo courtesy Robin Duncalf
The Senior Titans are sporting a 2-1 record after a convincing win at home versus Olds. The Titans started the season…

Obituaries

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF Logan Peters

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PETERSLogan Edward October 16, 1984 - September 16, 2017 It is with a heavy heart that we announce the sudden passing of our…

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF GEORGE WILLIAM PATTERSON

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PattersonGeorge William February 5, 1934 – October 5, 2017 George passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family. He…

Condolences to the family of Maria Carita Alén-Ludwar

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ALÉN-LUDWARMaria Carita September 18, 2017 In Loving Memory Maria Carita Alén-Ludwar, 26, passed away on September 18, 2017…

Condolences to the family of Ernest "Ernie" Frederick Berg

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BERGErnest “Ernie” Frederick October 22, 1930 – Drumheller, ABSeptember 24, 2017 – Calgary, AB Ernie, beloved husband of 61…
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