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Canada Day Parade Committee being formed

The Town of Drumheller is facilitating the creation of a Parade Committee to make sure the Canada Day Parade lives on for years. This comes after the Drumheller and District Chamber of Commerce announced that after 2019, they would no longer be hosting the… Read More
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Delia School Enhancement Society fundraising tops $1 million

The Delia School Enhancement Society (DSES) has topped the $1 million mark and nothing is slowing down its fundraising efforts for the new Delia School and community hub. The Mail reported in August the society kicked off its fundraising campaign to raise… Read More
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Tremendous support for Westergard Toy Drive

On Wednesday morning, December 12, members of the Drumheller Dragons and Real Country 910 helped the Salvation Army and Westergard Ford load up hundreds of gifts to fill Christmas Hampers this season. This was the fourth year that Westergard Ford has acted as… Read More

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Hanna RCMP investigate after police vehicle damaged in pursuit

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On Dec.10, 2018 at approximately 5:30 p.m., Hanna RCMP located a stolen truck on Highway 589 and Range Road 164. While waiting for the stolen truck to be towed, police…

Ag Society looking for board members after retirements

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The Drumheller and District Ag Society is looking for more new board members for their AGM. This comes after a couple of key long-time members have decided to retire from the…

Delia School Enhancement Society fundraising tops $1 million

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The Delia School Enhancement Society (DSES) has topped the $1 million mark and nothing is slowing down its fundraising efforts for the new Delia School and community hub. The…

Mayor says Canada Day Parade will continue

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Drumheller was rattled last week with news the chamber of commerce made the decision that 2019 will be the last year they will organize the Canada Day Parade. But Mayor…

Emergency services respond to Highway 10 collision

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Drumheller Emergency Services were on scene of a two-vehicle collision on Highway 10, west of Rosedale. The collision between an eastbound Freightliner tanker truck and a van…

Mining for Bitcoin: A look inside Hut 8 facility

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Just north of Drumheller, connected to the ATCO Electric substation, are hundreds of thousands of servers working 24/7 to mine bitcoins, the cryptocurrency which made…

More Local Sports

Minor hockey opts for balanced approach to novice changes

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Minor Hockey season is underway and the novice players are expanding their skills on full ice and half ice. Hockey Canada has begun to implement new rules for novice hockey.…

Dynos take on Cuba

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The DVSS senior girls basketball team had an experience of a lifetime playing hoops in Cuba before the regular season was underway. On November 25, the DVSS Sr. Girls left…

Midget Raptors come from behind to win tourney

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The Drumheller Mastel Midget Raptors skated to a tournament win on Sunday, coming back from a 3-0 defecit to beat St. Paul 6-5. They played Lethbridge in the first game of…

AJHL adopts concussion phone app

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Want to monitor and assess concussion in order to keep AJHL hockey players safer? There’s an app for that. The AJHL has implemented concussion management software to…

Virostek becomes Dragons' winningest goalie

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In his final season in the AJHL, goaltender Hunter Virostek has cemented his name in the Dragons history books. Virostek earned his 54th career win on Tuesday night, becoming…

Peewee Raptors battle Airdrie to 5-5- draw

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The Drumheller NGS/ Hi-Way 9 Peewee Raptors were in action on Sunday morning for their first game since realignment, and they played well. The Raptors hosted Airdrie on…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Robert (Bob) McHugh

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McHughRobert (Bob) July 4, 1979 - December 6, 2018 Robert (Bob) McHugh of Drumheller beloved husband of Krystin passed away suddenly on December 6, 2018 at the age of 39…

Condolences to the family of Albert Nelson Clark

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CLARKAlbert Nelson December 3, 2018 Albert Nelson Clark of Drumheller, Alberta passed away on December 3, 2018 at the age of 89 years. He is predeceased by his wife Joan…

Condolences to the family of Lisette Ford

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FORDLisette July 29, 1934 - November 28, 2018 Lisette De Nil was born in Antwerp (Belgium) on July 29, 1934. She grew up with her mum and aunt and uncle through the war years…

Condolences to the family of Marcel Deschenes

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DeschenesMarcel November 27, 2018 On the morning of November 27, Marcel Deschenes of East Coulee, Alberta passed away peacefully at 71 years of age. He is survived by his…
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