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Town turns on tap to fountain

It appears there may be a future for the fountain at the Rotary Spray Park after all. The fountain was turned on today, Wednesday, September 18, after a season where the town has decided it would only run on a limited basis. On July 8 council announced it… Read More
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Kneehill County celebrates 75 years

Pictures, lots of pictures, from Kneehill County’s 75th Anniversary event will show Kneehill County Councillors flagged by Minister Madu, Minister of Municipal Affairs, along with Nathan Cooper, MLA Olds-Didsbury-Three Hills. They joined with past Councillors… Read More
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Council approves pay increase

Drumheller town council have given themselves a raise to compensate for federal tax changes this year which saw their take home pay reduced. Council approved an updated remuneration and expense allowance policy which will see their annual salary increase by… Read More
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CrossIron Mall shooting suspect currently at large, mall being evacuated

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Airdrie RCMP and Calgary Police Service are currently on scene at Cross Iron Mall in Rocky View County. At approximately 7:11 p.m., RCMP received a report of shots fired at…

Bail granted for youth charged in connection with Morrin slaying

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A girl charged with first degree murder in connection to the murder of a man found near a burning vehicle near Morrin has been granted freedom after posting bail. The Calgary…

Equipment failure causes Aquaplex closure, breaks pipes

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The Aquaplex will be closed until Monday, September 16 after an equipment failure during routine maintenance caused damage to the facility. During annual maintenance, a pump…

Tornado confirmed near Carbon yesterday

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Environment Canada has confirmed a tornado formed near Carbon on Tuesday, September 10. The provinces 23rd tornado of the year was produced from an area of showers at…

“By the grace of God”: Noreen McKenzie recounts sinking of the Athenia 80 years later

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It was a callous act of aggression that was a factor in turning public sentiment, ultimately leading to Canada entering World War II. But it was “By the grace of God” a…

Former Drumheller woman sails around the globe

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While growing up and living in Drumheller for 40 years, the last thing Judy Hansen thought she would ever do was to sail around the world. After all, Drumheller is a long way…

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Dragons open season versus Bandits tonight

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The season begins Friday for the Drumheller Dragons. The Dragons’ official home opener is September 13 as they come back to the Dragons den to take on the defending champions…

Terrapins top Airdrie in season opener

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The Drumheller Peewee Terrapins started the season out on the right foot winning their opener over Airdrie on the road. The Terrapins were facing Airdrie for the first time…

Drumheller Titans shut out Olds in season opener

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The Titans attacked in the air and on the ground in their home opener. The DVSS field was a hive of activity Thursday, August 28 with a doubleheader. Teams from Wetaskiwin…

Schellenberg claims XFC Welterweight belt

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A Drumheller man is proving his prowess in the ring taking home a belt in his most recent mix martial arts bout in Vernon B.C. The Mail reported in April of this year that…

Dinosaur Valley Half turns 10 this weekend

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As racers take to the course this Sunday, September 8 at the Badlands Community Facility, they will be marking the 10th anniversary of the Dinosaur Valley Half Marathon.The…

Dragons top Kodiaks in preseason home opener

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The preseason is underway and the Drumheller Dragons are showing some bright spots. The Dragons have two preseason games under their belt after completing a home and away…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Henry Barborka

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BARBORKAHenry January 19, 1930 - September 14, 2019 Henry Barborka passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the Drumheller Health Centre on Saturday, September…

Condolences to the family of Oscar William Clark

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CLARKOscar William July 25, 1932 - September 9, 2019 With sad hearts, we announce Oscar’s peaceful passing on Monday, September 9, 2019 at the age of 87 years.He will be…

Condolences to the family of Adriana "Janie" Scott

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SCOTTAdriana “Janie” September 30, 1952 - September 13, 2019 Adriana “Janie” Scott, beloved wife of Bob Scott of Delia, passed away at the Foothills Hospital, Friday,…

Condolences to the family of Arthur Edward "Bud" Bryant

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BRYANTArthur Edward“Bud” September 5, 1940 - September 13, 2019 Bud passed away peacefully on Friday, September 13, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at the Drumheller…

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