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Munson wartime service plaques find new home

Two plaques commemorating the wartime service of Munson area residents have a new home at the new Munson Fire Hall. Munson Fire Chief Steve Wannstrom says recently he was approached by members of the Munson Community Association about the two plaques that… Read More
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Czech exchange student enjoys Canadian life

It has been just over two months since Rotary exchange student Vincent Jakl arrived in Drumheller from the Czech Republic, and there’s a few things he’s noticed about Canada: Canadians are definitely nice but not as nice as the internet would have you… Read More
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Three-vehicle collision involving two semis investigated

A three-vehicle collision sent two to hospital, one with life threatening injuries, after a truck was sandwiched between two semis on November 15. At around 6:10 p.m. on Thursday, a truck traveling eastbound on Highway 9 struck the rear of an eastbound… Read More

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Bitcoin mining company purchases $13 million addition to Drumheller facility

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The world’s largest public cryptocurrency mining company is increasing its operating capacity with the purchase of 12 ‘BlockBoxes’ at their Drumheller facility. Hut 8 Mining…

Czech exchange student enjoys Canadian life

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It has been just over two months since Rotary exchange student Vincent Jakl arrived in Drumheller from the Czech Republic, and there’s a few things he’s noticed about Canada:…

Festival of Lights this weekend

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The annual kick-off to the Christmas season is returning to downtown Drumheller this weekend and it’s shaping up to be brighter and better than ever. The Festival of Lights…

Impaired driver fined following midday collision

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A woman charged in relation to a multi-vehicle crash on September 19 has been sentenced for driving with a blood alcohol concentration exceeding the legal limit. Barbara…

Suspect in pitchfork robbery attempt makes court appearance

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A 26-year-old male who brandished a pitchfork in an attempted robbery in downtown on Halloween made a brief court appearance last Friday. Carl Estacio appeared in provincial…

Howard clears up charges in advent of murder trial

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A Munson man who has been charged with murder, cleaned up a number of outstanding charges in provincial court in Drumheller. Dylan Howard appeared via closed circuit…

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Yavis Raptors win Charmont Memorial Tournament

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The Yavis Atom Raptors took home the championship at the Charmont Memorial Tournament. The tournament named in memory of Chris and John Charmont who lost their lives…

Time clock issues end Titans’ season

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The senior Titans’ season ended on a sour note after time clock issues contributed to a loss to Taber on Saturday in the provincial semi-finals. After a season which saw the…

Senior Titans off to provincials to face top seed

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The Titans are still heading to provincials this weekend, but lost home-field advantage after a 0-10 loss to the Canmore Wolverines in the snow on Friday, November 2. The…

Morrin Mustangs bound for zones

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The Morrin Mustangs Junior High volleyball team are on their way to zones, for the first time in a half a decade. The team, coached by Katie Suntjens and Rachelle Grenville,…

Terps top Olds Huskies to win championship

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The Drumheller Terrapins have struck gold, winning the Central Pee Wee Football League C Championship. The Terrapins travelled to Olds for the championship on Saturday,…

Dragons split with Kodiaks over weekend

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The Drumheller Dragons continue to play great entertaining hockey and at the same time hold on to the second spot in the AJHL Viterra South. The Dragons split on a home and…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Robert William Hunter

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HUNTERRobert William January 30, 1918 - November 12, 2018 After 100 faithful years, Robert was called home by his Lord and Savior on November 12, 2018. He leaves to mourn,…

Condolences to the family of Geneva Gibson

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GIBSONGeneva Doreen May 8, 1924 - November 5, 2018 Doreen was born in Kinmount, Ontario to George and Geneva Wood. She moved to Toronto, married Vernon Shaw and had a…

Condolences to the family of John Storch

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STORCHJohn George January 12, 1926 - November 8, 2018 With great sadness we announce the passing of the man known to many as Dad, Poppa, Bald Poppa and Uncle Johnnie. John is…

Condolences to the family of Cynthia Ann Seitz

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SEITZCynthia Ann January 28, 1965 - October 31, 2018 It is with the heaviest hearts that we announce the passing of Cynthia Ann Seitz. Cindy passed away peacefully on October…
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