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Message interpreted incorrectly, no significant increase in water levels for Red Deer River or Rosebud Creek

An earlier report from Provincial Forecasting regarding rising water levels in the Red Deer River and the Rosebud Creek was somehow interpreted by some incorrectly. According to Drumheller Fire Chief Bruce Wade, there is no prediction of any significant… Read More
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Walk-a-thon raises double initial goal

The Drumheller Heart-to-Heart Support Group raised almost double their original goal of $3,000 for a 24 hour blood pressure monitor on Wednesday, April 11 at the Badlands Community Facility (BCF). The group will most likely buy two monitors as last minute… Read More
The Red Deer River that runs through Drumheller has been closely monitored within the last few months as water levels continue to rise during the spring melt. Mailphoto by Terri Huxley

Town continues monitoring Red Deer River water levels

The Town of Drumheller has been hard at work checking in on the current height and flow of the Red Deer River that runs through Drumheller this weekend.“The river level has dropped overnight, and is flowing largely free of the ice observed yesterday,”… Read More

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Cindy Clark shares art talents

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Cindy Clark has taken her love of art and is sharing it with area seniors. Clark has been an active community volunteer, including serving on the Drumheller and District…

Volunteering not taxing for Wulff

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Volunteerism is simply freely applying your skills for the betterment of the community. For Bill Wulff, his skill of crunching numbers is helping seniors complete taxes. For…

Wheatland residents see cut in tax rate

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Despite the harsh economic climate, residents of Wheatland County are going to get a bit of a break on their property taxes. The County set its mill rate and the residential…

Beiseker RCMP on scene of serious collision

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The Beiseker RCMP with Emergency Medical Services and STARS have responded to a serious two-vehicle collision on Highway 9 at Range Road 271. At 10:11 a.m. today the…

Spring Expo showcases community

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Although there seems to be no green grass in sight, the 2018 Spring Expo will flourish regardless of the weather. The fourth annual event hosted by the Drumheller and…

Viola Adie continues caring legacy

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Viola Adie has spent 15 years of her life dedicated to the RCMP Victim Services program as well as a number of other volunteer positions. This includes spots like the…

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Drumheller Dragons head coach reflects on season

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After a successful season, the Mail sat down with Dragons Head Coach Kevin Hasselberg to reflect on the 2017-2018 season. Q How would you sum up the season as a whole?“It was…

Student Athletes compete for curling national title

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Katie and Shelby Primrose of Rumsey competed on the Red Deer College (RDC) Queens curling team for a chance at winning a second national title. Despite strong efforts on the…

Taupert named to AJHL All-League team

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One Drumheller Dragon has been selected to the AJHL Viterra Southern Division All-League Team. Jordan Taupert, who was this year’s Drumheller Dragons’ Most Valuable Player,…

Dragons finish out season

Drumheller Dragons Forward Brady Risk charges the net on Sunday, March 25, during Game 6 of the second series of playoffs against the Brooks Bandits at the Drumheller Memorial Arena. Bandits players Jacob LaPointe, 15, Jack Theis, 19, David D’Agostino, 21, and Goalie Mitchel Benson, 1, attempt to counter the offense. Mailphoto by Terri Huxley
The Drumheller Memorial Arena held an intense energy as the community came out to support the Drumheller Dragons on Sunday, March 25.1386 people were in attendance to watch…

Dragons steal game five in Brooks

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The Dragons are headed home for Game 6 versus the Brooks Bandits. The Dragons were in Brooks Friday night, March 23, and managed to pull out a 3-1 victory. After a scoreless…

Yavis Atom Raptors win provincial banner

After an undefeated week in Spirit River, the Yavis Atom Raptors boarded a bus home as provincial champions. Last weekend the Raptors captured their league banner, and then…


Condolences to the family of Alvin McLean

McLEANAlvin March 2, 1942 - April 8, 2018 It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Alvin McLean after a lengthy battle with chronic illness. He is survived by his…

Condolences to the family of Lois Evelyn Hiller

HILLER (nee Colter)Lois Evelyn September 16, 1936 - April 13, 2018 Lois Evelyn Hiller (nee Colter) age 81, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by loving family and…

Condolences to the family of John (Jack) Ross Humphries

HUMPHRIESJohn (Jack) Ross July 26, 1942 - April 14, 2018 John (Jack) Ross Humphries was born July 26, 1942 in Calgary, Alberta. He passed away on April 14, 2018 in Olds,…

Condolences to the family of Myrna Faye Manning

MANNINGMyrna Faye July 14, 1932 - April 4, 2018 Mrs. Myrna Faye Manning a longtime resident of the Drumheller Valley beloved wife of the late Charles “Gordon” Manning passed…

ROTTAIRE, Mary Elizabeth

ROTTAIREMRS. MARY ELIZABETH ROTTAIRE of Drumheller, passed away on January 12, 2009 at the Drumheller Health Center, beloved wife of Edward Rottaire. Besides her loving husband Edward, Mary is survived by her two sons; Kenneth of Calgary, Ronald of Vancouver; numerous cousins; three grandchildren Taryn, Krysten and Ryan all of Calgary. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, January 31, 2009 at COURTNEY-WINTER’S FUNERAL CHAPEL, 199-2nd St. W., Drumheller, AB, with Pastor Jenny Dannhauer, officiating. Flowers are gratefully declined; those who wish memorial donations may be made in Mary’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200, 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5.

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