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Drumheller Institution under lockdown

On February 19, 2018, at about 3:20 p.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution, to enable staff members to conduct an exceptional search.The search was ordered to ensure the safety and security of the institution,… Read More
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Family Day Festivities

Family Day Monday brought droves of children and parents to the Badlands Community Facility (BCF) on Monday, February 19. The field house was filled with kid friendly activities like a ring toss, bouncy castles, scavenger hunts, crafts, and more. More than… Read More
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Antimicrobial usage soon under health regulations

With an increasing demand from the public and food business sectors to reduce antimicrobial resistance, producers are asked to adjust current practices to meet new standards laid out by Health Canada. Health Canada recently announced a new regulation… Read More

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Antimicrobial usage soon under health regulations

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With an increasing demand from the public and food business sectors to reduce antimicrobial resistance, producers are asked…

New curling rink in the works

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Lorelei Martin, head of the new curling club building committee brought forth delegations on behalf of the Drumheller…

Trial set for man charged in Christmas Eve mishap with school

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A trial date has been set for a Calgary man charged following a Christmas Eve crash at the Drumheller Valley Secondary…

Mountain View Credit Union and Connect First Credit Uniion pursue amalgamation

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Two of Alberta’s largest credit unions have announced plans to explore a business case to amalgamate and form a regionally…

Donor contributes 1000 passes to promote activeness

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1000 multi-facility passes have been bought for $2 each after an anonymous donor wanted to give back to the community. On…

Badlands Motorsports Resort readies environmental applications

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While it has been out of the news for a while, the Badlands Motorsports Resort, a track and race facility planned for the…

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Saints finish season at Three Hills tournament

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The girls Junior B St. Anthony’s Saints basketball team wrapped up their season in tournament play in Three Hills. The…

Drumheller Skiers headed to Special Olympics

Mitchell Pennington, Quinn Delisle, Jay Dekeyser, Patrick May and Brian Taber stand together in full skiing gear on Sunday, January 28, for the Special Olympics Alberta Alpine Qualifier.
Martin McSween has led a successful skiing team for approximately 22 years.After attending the Special Olympics Alberta…

Dragons earn three points over weekend

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The Drumheller Dragons picked up three of a possible four points over the weekend with a win over Whitecourt and an overtime…

Building season for DVSS Junior A Girls

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This season has been all about building blocks for the DVSS Junior A girls basketball team. Their single league game win has…

Drumheller Dragons showing improvement

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The Drumheller Dragons are showing continuous improvement after a strong week where they earned three out of a possible six…

Junior Boys Basketball build strong foundation

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The Drumheller Valley Secondary School (DVSS) Junior B Boys Basketball team consisting of mostly rookies is making waves…

Obituaries

condolences to the family of Eliza (Lolo) Slater

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SLATEREliza (Lolo) April 16, 1925 - February 3, 2018 With much sadness we announce the passing of our Mother, Grandmother…

Condolences to the family of Susanne Ing

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INGSusanne January 5, 1937 - Calgary, AlbertaFebruary 9, 2018 - Calgary, Alberta Susanne Ing, beloved mother, grandmother…

condolences to the family of Roberta "Bobbi" Lucille Richter

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RICHTERRoberta “Bobbi” Lucille October 19, 1931 - February 8, 2018 Roberta “Bobbi” Lucille Richter of Brooks, Alberta,…

condolences to the family of Fred Wilfred Minor

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MINORFred Wilfred December 8, 1948 - February 11, 2018 It is with a heavy heart our family announces the loss of a…
As the government moves to legalize marijuana, should those with simple possession convictions be pardoned?

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