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UCP nominees door knocking in valley today

United Conservative Party incumbent Rick Strankman (Drumheller-Stettler), supporter and former MP Art Hanger, and UCP nominee Grant Hunter (Taber-Warner) are in Drumheller today for door-to-door campaigning for their election into the conservative party.… Read More
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Man sentenced for impersonation at financial institutions

Last spring a man attempted to withdraw money from other people’s accounts in financial institutions throughout Central Alberta. Last Friday, June 15, he was sentenced to a 12-month conditional sentence order. Andrew Nick appeared in provincial court in… Read More
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Student chefs compete for O’Shea’s scholarship

Student chefs were cooking up a storm and in the near future, Sammy Tyson’s signature dish will be on the O’Shea’s menu. This is the second time that O’Shea’s has held the scholarship competition. This is where student chefs cook up a recipe with a chance for… Read More

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Marijuana public hearing, information session planned: Three potential retail stores in Drumheller

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The Town of Drumheller will be hosting a marijuana legalization information session and public hearing later this month as the municipality prepares for marijuana…

Graham Giffin named Rotary’s Citizen of the Year

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Graham Giffin was named the Rotary Club’s Citizen of the Year at the annual Celebration of Excellence tonight at the Badlands Community Facility. Runner up was Gary Toft.…

Teen charged in relation to Morrin murder makes court appearance

The youth charged with accessory after the fact of murder and attempting obstruction of justice in relation to the death of a man near Morrin made a brief appearance in…

Library extends free memberships

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The Drumheller Public Library is extending their offer of free library cards until the end of 2018. Locals will be able to pick up their free membership until December 31,…

Sketch released of suspect in Hanna slashing case

Hanna RCMP have released a sketch and description of the suspect involved in the slashing and attempted robbery of a Hanna Freson Bros. employee last week. The suspect is…

Street improvement starts early July

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The tender was awarded this week for the year’s street improvement program, with work commencing in early July on Hunts Drive and in the downtown. A full reconstruction of…

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Local swimmers shine at provincials

Canadian Badlands Aquatic Club members Nathan Dobell, Ava Harrington, Shane Issler and Annika Lassen attended Southern Alberta Provincials in Medicine Hat this past weekend,…

Five softball players qualify for Alberta Summer Games

The 16 Pure Venom girls softball team has been performing well and last week it learned that five of its players have been selected to go to the Alberta Summer Games.…

Former Dragon returns as coach

The Dragons family sticks together, and this year a former Drumheller Dragons defenseman is coming back to the team as an assistant coach. Kenton Levesque played defense for…

U9 soccer captures gold at Carbon tourney

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The Under 9 Drumheller White Blizzards soccer team captured gold at the Annual Carbon Sports Day Soccer Tournament on Saturday, June 9. There were 8 teams split into two…

Triathlon brings out tough competition

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The weather cooperated beautifully as 23 athletes took on the grueling Drumheller Dinosaur Trail Triathlon. The seventh annual triathlon went ahead on Saturday morning, June…

St. Anthony’s recognizes athletes at sports banquet

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St. Anthony’s School celebrated the following students for their athletic achievements on Monday, June 4 at their annual sports banquet: Sr Boys Golf MVP - Daylen Ostapowich,…


Condolences to the family of Irene Mae (nee Olsen) (Halliday) Samu

A Celebration of Life Irene Maenee Olsen (Halliday)SAMU Friday, June 22, 20181:00 PM Badlands Community Facility80 Veterans Way,Drumheller, Alberta A celebration of Irene’s…

Condolences to the family of Loren Clark Watts

WATTSLoren Clark March 20, 1930 - June 14, 2018 In sadness we announce that our dear Dad, Grandpa, Great Grandpa, Great-Great Grandpa, Uncle and friend passed away on June…

Condolences to the family of Barbara E. Church

CHURCHBarbara E. September 17, 1936 - June 9, 2018 Barbara was born September 17, 1936 in Vancouver, B.C. to J. Thomas Johnston and Ruby M. (Gourley) Johnston. She passed…

Condolences to the family of Shane Greg Bulechowsky

BULECHOWSKYShane Greg December 31, 1959 - June 6, 2018 Shane suddenly passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Shane will be deeply missed by…

January 14 - January 20



FOR SALE… Set of six golden ash kitchen/dining room chairs, varnished, just like new! Back and seat cushions included, $100 each. Call 403-823-2352. 2p3



FOR SALE… Beautiful upright grand piano. $500 o.b.o. Phone 403-823-4079, after 6:00 p.m. 1p3
FOR SALE… Must sell Haine’s upright grand piano. Appraised at $1,800. Best offer. Phone 403-823-4914. 1p3
FOR SALE… 4 Michelin 16” ice and snow tires, T225 70 R16-80% tread, left - $85 each. 4 black steel 16” Toyota rims - $100 set. China cabinet with hutch, very good condition - $200. Phone 403-823-3469. 2p3
Help for seniors… Light housekeeping, meal preparation, Continuing Care Companion, Caregiver respite. Bondable caregivers. Possible subsidy for stroke survivors and veteran. Call HELPING HANDS 403-364-2476. 2tfc

FOR SALE... American Pitbull puppies for sale. Six puppies left, Seven weeks old. Colors ranging from Black & white, brindled to tan. They are vet checked and come with first shots and vet papers. Check our website at www.mypitbullpuppies.com or call Karen at (403) 823-5509. 2c4


FIREWOOD FOR SALE... Dry split, Pine, Spruce or Birch. 1/2 cord or full cord. Delivery available. Phone (403) 823-7948 or (403) 823-1961. 36c8 
FOR SALE… 1982 Buick station wagon. $500. Phone 403-823-4914. 1p3

FOR SALE… 2005 Ford F-350 Lariat crew cab, fully loaded. 6” Fabtech lift. Mickey Thompson tires and rims. Plus more, $27,000 o.b.o. Phone 306-560-7048 or 403-822-3755. 1p3
FOR SALE… 2003 white Ford F-150 XL 7700, ext. cab, 4x4, 5.4 litre, air, cruise, tilt, box liner, recent tires and step bars. 155,000 km’s. $11500. 403-823-7087. 1p3
TRUCK FOR SALE… 1987 Nissan Pathfinder. 4x4, 5 speed, new stereo, decent rubber, new parts all around. $1000. 403-436-0522. 2p4
FOR SALE.. 2001 Harley Davidson Fat Boy, 22,400 km, 2 new tires, mint condition. $12,000. Phone Rod or leave message, 403-823-2846. 53p2
WANTED… Dirt bikes for parts, repairs or running. Cash paid, will pick-up. Phone 403-823-5267. 2p4
FOR RENT… Clean 1050 sq. ft. central air-conditioned three bedroom duplex. Kitchen and living room on main floor. 1½ baths, developed basement, fridge, stove, washer and dryer included. February 1, 2009 possession. Call 403-820-0128 if no answer, leave message and your call will be returned promptly. 50tfc
FOR RENT… Clean 2 bedroom 4 plex. Fireplace and balcony, no pets. Immediate occupancy. $725 per month, plus security deposit and utilities. Call 403-252-8385. 1p3
FOR RENT… 3 bedroom house in Drumheller. For more information call 403-275-9343 or e-mail baydidservices@shaw.ca. 1p3
FOR RENT… $950, rent half duplex. 3 bedrooms, available in February. Phone 403-823-6729. 1p3
FOR RENT … One large single bedroom basement suite, recently renovated, $700 damage deposit, $700 monthly rent. Includes fridge, stove, utilities (except cable and phone) shared laundry facilities, Riverside area, N/S, N/P, N/C. 403-894-0207, 403-334-0420. Phone to set up viewing appointment. 2p3
FOR RENT... Two bedroom house in Newcastle. Heated single detached garage. Furnished, $700 plus utilities. Rod at 403-580-6120. 2p4
FOR RENT... 1 bedroom house on one level, very clean, newly renovated. Seniors welcome. $600/month plus utilities, available immediately. 403-823-8606. 2p
FOR RENT… Drumheller, 1 bedroom house for rent. In the quiet neighbourhood of Newcastle, utilities are extra. Rent $650, plus damage deposit. Phone 403-949-3545. Email address: jac@davincibb.net. 2p4
FOR RENT… 1 + 2 bedroom apartments. No pets, 6 month lease, mature people, available January 1, 2009. Phone 403-823-2823 or 403-820-5923. 53p3
FOR RENT… Large basement suite for rent in modern home. Close to downtown, air conditioning, non-smoking, no pets allowed, long term renter preferred, minimum 1 year lease. Available January 1. Quiet single person. Phone 1-403-254-0191, or 1-403-934-7349 after 6 p.m. 53p2
Executive suite for rent… 1700 sq. ft. apartment, master bedroom has ensuite and walk-in-closet. Two more bedrooms and a full bathroom. 6 new appliances, balcony, close to downtown and all amenities. 403-823-7680. 1p3
FOR RENT… 1 bedroom apartment available. $700 rent, damage deposit $700, water and heating included. Parking and laundry facilities included, postal boxes in building. Phone 403-823-3191 before 7:30 p.m. 2p4
FOR RENT… No smoking, no pets. 17 St. East. Utilities included, $400 a month. 403-443-1471. 53p2
ROOMS FOR RENT… All utilities included, ensuite bath, TV. $400 - $500 per month. Located in Munson. Phone 403-823-7758. 53p2
FOR RENT… Downtown – competitive rate, TV in room, sitting room, daily housekeeping, fridge, microwave and coffee centre. Wireless internet, meals and laundry available. Website – http;//minershaveninn@synthasite.com. Phone 403-823-6700. 51tfc
FOR RENT... The Haven has a room with private bath, shared kitchen, jetted tub, furnished, cable TV, wireless internet, laundry, at $750/month, upstairs of Everybody’s Gym. Also larger room with fireplace, $825. norah97@telus.net 52tfc
INDIVIDUAL OFFICES... Individual Offices for rent, $450 per month, includes light secretarial duties, high speed internet, furniture, etc. Call Bob or Gary at Century 21 for more details. 403-823-2121. 29nctfc
STORAGE LOT FOR RENT... Storage lot for rent, 252’ x 240’ 60,480 sq. ft. fenced. Complete with 2 gates. Available end of November. Call Rio 403-823-2981. 43tfc
FOR RENT... Commercial property. 1625 sq. ft. Office/ warehouse, 3 phase power. 12 foot overhead door, available immediately. Located across from Ralstons. 403-823-2981. 44tfc
FOR RENT... Self storage units by the week or month. Please call 403-820-0128, if no answer, leave message and your call will be returned promptly. 50tfc
HOUSES FOR SALE - Can’t find it here or on MLS? Check out www.2121.ca. tfc
MOBILE HOMES FOR SALE... Greenwood Villa MHP. New and used mobile homes for sale. Starting at $17,500. For more information call Suzanne. 403-823-4499. 38tfc
WANTED... Cultivated farmland in the Drumheller area for cash rent or sale. 403-321-0214. 49tfc
WANTED CULTIVATED LAND FOR LEASE OR PURCHASE… Looking for land for the upcoming spring. Offering competitive, flexible, and negotiable agreements. For more information, please call 403-333-3153. 50p8
HIRING CLASS 1 DRIVERS… Large-scale ag. operation near Acme, Alberta is looking for Class 1 Drivers for grain and cattle hauling. We offer excellent wages, medical, dental, vision, disability, and paid holiday. If interested please call Daryl at 403-333-3153 or fax resume and references to 403-546-3709. 2p5
MECHANICS NEEDED… Large-scale agricultural operation near Acme, Alberta has openings for highly motivated Mechanics. Experience with heavy and agricultural machinery would be a major asset. Excellent wages DOE, medical, dental, disability, and paid holiday. Please fax resume and references to 403-546-3709 or call Daryl at 403-333-3153. 2p5

WANTED... Online trainers wanted, computer a must. Earn an income you deserve. Start a mini-office outlet from home. www.iamfree123.com 53p5

Don’t Let them foreclose ... I’ll pay your arrears and purchase your property. 403-820- 3146. 4tfc
 ROOMATE WANTED… Looking for a roommate to share a 2 bedroom apartment located at the Halsbury Apartment Complex. This 750 sq. ft. apartment is located near the courthouse and close to downtown. Rent would be $450 which includes all utilities, internet and cable. Please call 403-820-4315 if interested. 1p3



Saturday Morning Sunrise Meeting, Alcoholics Anonymous, Salvation Army Church 241 1st St. West. Contact 403-334-0246, Chris W. 37nctfc
AL-ANON, Wednesday evenings, 7:00 Civic Centre. Call Lynne (403) 822-0008 or Carol (403) 772-2373. 26nctfc
THE HAPPY DESTINY Alcoholics Anonymous Group meets every Monday at 7 p.m. in the Badlands Room at the Drumheller Health Complex. “Open Meeting”. 8nctfc

The family of Archie Dodd would like to invite you to an open house at the Morrin Community Hall on January 17 at 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. to help him celebrate his 90th birthday. Cards and gifts are graciously declined. 1p2
Open Call: Promotional Artwork East Coulee Spring Festival. A creative volunteer opportunity. Deadline: January 30, 2009. Submissions past the deadline will not be accepted. Submissions cannot be returned. Fax or snailmail original artwork for consideration to: East Coulee School Museum, Box 539
East Coulee T0J 1B0. Fax 403-822-2111. 2c East Coulee Spring Festival (SpringFest) meeting Sunday, January 25 at 2 p.m. East Coulee School Museum. We’re getting the musical notes rolling for April 4. Come and join the ride ~ Volunteer with us. All welcome. 2c
Time for Change... Join us for a free (no obligation) TOPS Open house! AB4981 When: January 14, 2009 Where: Nazarene Church 7:00 p.m For more information call: Jocylene at 403-823-9938 or 403-820-2505, email – justjoc@hotmail.com It’s My Time… It’s Time for TOPS!
The wedding reception for Fred Orosz and Judy Davis has been changed from Nacmine Hall to Midland Hall on January 17. 2nc TOTALLY CHEEZEE Friday night Lounge & Fundraiser in support of Communities in Bloom. Door Prizes & Contests. Heartwood Inn, Friday, January 23, 7 p.m. - ???. Cost $20.00 RSVP 403-823-6495 2c  
FOUND… Fluffy grey kitty, blue eyes, found in Greentree area. 2 years old, if no one claims him, needs good home. Call 403-823-6975. 1p3
Estate of Iva Naegeli of Drumheller, Alberta who died on December 28, 2008. If you have a claim against this estate, you must file your claim by February 15, 2009. And provide details of your claim. With: Patricia I. Naegeli at: 114 – 19th St. N.W. Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y1 If you do not file by the date above, the estate property can lawfully be distributed without regard to any claim you may have.
Estate of Lawrence Cayenne who died on December 4, 2008. If you have a claim against this estate, you must file your claim by February 16, 2009. With: John L. Sparling, Q.C. Barristor and Solicitor At: 150 – 3rd Avenue West Box 2859 Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0 If you do not file by the date above, the estate property can lawfully be distributed without regard to any claim you may have. Creditors: You must include a full description and value of the debt you allege the deceased owes you and a full description and value of any of the deceased’s property that you hold as security for the debt. Claimants: you must include a full description of your claim and why you have the right to make such a claim.  


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