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Badlands Historical Centre new board seeks input

The Badlands Historical Centre is working on finding a new path forward and is wanting to know what residents would like to see in the space.The Badlands Historical Centre is considered Drumheller’s original museum, founded in the 1950s. Recent years have… Read More
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Carbon hosts Provincial Archery tryout camp

The Carbon Curling Club/ Archery Range was a hive of activity as some of the best young archers in Alberta descended on the village for the first of three Fall tryout camps for the Canada Winter Games archery team. The event was successful, with all the… Read More
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Trochu man handed suspended sentence

A Trochu man facing charges stemming from a 2021 arrest, was handed an 18-month suspended sentence in provincial court in Drumheller on Friday, September 16.The court heard how Three Hills RCMP set up a trail camera on a rural property near the Town of Trochu… Read More

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Firefighters compete nationally in FireFit Challenge

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Six members of the Drumheller Fire Department competed at the Canadian and World FireFit Competition and came home showered with medals.Each firefighter had to qualify for…

Trochu man handed suspended sentence

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A Trochu man facing charges stemming from a 2021 arrest, was handed an 18-month suspended sentence in provincial court in Drumheller on Friday, September 16.The court heard…

Drumheller Legion honours Queen Elizabeth II

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Drumheller Legion held a memorial in honour of the late Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, September 19, the same day her state funeral was held at London’s Westminster Abbey in…

Drumheller council cancels Bridge 11 replacement tender

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Town of Drumheller council unanimously agreed to cancel a tender for the Bridge 11 replacement project at the regular Monday, September 19 council meeting.The tender for the…

Calgary Zoo grouse benefit from Drumheller's flood mitigation program

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Calgary Zoo staff and volunteers arrived in Drumheller on Tuesday, September 20 to begin harvesting sage from the Newcastle and Willow Estates areas; the sage will be used to…

Residents should report crimes to RCMP, not social media

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The number of criminal offences the Drumheller RCMP tackled between April and June 2022 has increased by 15 per cent compared to the same period in 2021 according to the…

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Charity disc golf tournament raises $2k for Canadian Blood Service

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The second annual Drumheller Charity Classic Disc Golf tournament was played out at the Midland Provincial Park course. About 30 players signed up for the event, both local…

Dragons battle through season opening

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The AJHL regular season began this week, and the Dragons faced some tough competition right out of the gate, ending the weekend with one of three points.After playing .500…

German Oldtimers battle Senior Avalanche in Fall Classic Benefit CG

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There was some great hockey action at the Drumheller Memorial Arena last Tuesday, September 6, as the Drumheller Avalanche Senior team was embroiled in an international…

Dragons wrap up preseason action

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The Dragons have been busy this week in the heart of preseason exhibition play.On Wednesday, September 7, the Dragons were in Brooks to take on the Bandits. Brooks didn’t…

Former Dragon signs with Simon Fraser University

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A valued member of the Drumheller Dragons family has moved on to the next stage of his career, playing for Simon Fraser University.On Tuesday, August 23, the Dragons…

Local athletes compete at 55-plus national games

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Some local athletes had the opportunity to compete at the national level at the Canada 55-plus Games.The games were held in Kamloops during the week of August 23.Jim Milman…

Obituaries

Condolences to the family of Diane Doris Campbell (nee Sieppert)

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CAMPBELLDiane Doris(nee Sieppert) November 24, 1948 - September 11, 2022 Diane passed away peacefully on September 11, 2022 after a courageous battle with cancer with her…

Condolences to the family of Gerald (Jerry) Wiebe

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WIEBEGerald(Jerry) April 26, 1936 - September 16, 2022 Jerry was born in Assiniboia, Saskatchewan to Bob and Retha Wiebe.He was deeply loved by family and friends who…

Condolences to the family of Muriel Jean Naegeli (Bailie)

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NAEGELIMuriel Jean(Bailie) March 19, 1931 - September 11, 2022 It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Jean (as she liked to be called) a mother, grandmother,…

Condolences to the family of Elizabeth Gail Benzon

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BENZONElizabeth Gail July 13, 1935 - September 15, 2022 Gail Benzon passed away on September 15, 2022 at the age of 87 years. She is survived by her children Jodie (Randy)…

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