Casey van Wensem

Guests and patrons partake in the Legion's 'Spring Tea' event on Monday

Rosco provides family fun at Legion Spring Tea

With spring weather arriving, the Legion celebrated the season with their Spring Tea, held Monday afternoon, May 8 in the Legion Hall.

Guests and patrons partake in the Legion's 'Spring Tea' event on Monday
Lavisha Parmar

Jewel Theatre raises mental health awareness

The Jewel Theatre hosted a free matinee screening of “Inside Out” for Stettler Elementary School students on Friday, May 5.

Lavisha Parmar
Stan Foster performs during the Donalda Museum Fundraiser on Friday evening

Donalda and District Museum Society hosts Stan Foster for annual fundraiser

This year’s Donalda and District Museum Society annual fundraiser was hosted on Friday, May 5 at the Donalda Community Hall.

Stan Foster performs during the Donalda Museum Fundraiser on Friday evening
Wm. E. Hay students Madison Bauman (left) and Victoria Jarmin (right) at the Wm. E. Hay Wellness Fair

Wm. E. Hay promotes holistic living with Health and Wellness showcase

The event helped to demonstrate the connections between physical and mental well-being.

Wm. E. Hay students Madison Bauman (left) and Victoria Jarmin (right) at the Wm. E. Hay Wellness Fair
Stettler Thunder Bantam player Dominic Juhasz tries to break through the Blackfalds defence on Saturday

Busy weekend for Stettler lacrosse teams

All three teams played last weekend, with the Novice team beating Lacoka 10 to 3.

Stettler Thunder Bantam player Dominic Juhasz tries to break through the Blackfalds defence on Saturday
Information about the volunteer tax preparation clinics on display at the Stettler Information and Referral Centre.

Volunteer program helps Stettler residents file more than 500 tax returns

The volunteer tax preparation program is designed to help people who can't access accounting services.

Information about the volunteer tax preparation clinics on display at the Stettler Information and Referral Centre.

Big Valley promotes Metis culture with annual Spring Fling

The event helped to raise funds for the upcoming rendez-vous in Big Valley, which will be held this summer from August 4 to 6.

Ryan Koehli (left) and Todd Yarmecio (right) perform Beatles tunes as part of the Bar Harbour Camp fundraiser on Saturday night

Community comes out to support Bar Harbour Camp fundraiser

The event was based around a 1960's theme, with rock 'n roll music performances and dancing throughout the evening.

Ryan Koehli (left) and Todd Yarmecio (right) perform Beatles tunes as part of the Bar Harbour Camp fundraiser on Saturday night
Stettler’s Beau Hadley participates in the swim meet organized by the Stettler Tsunamis on Saturday

Stettler Tsunamis host swim meet

Approximately 40 swimmers from teams in Red Deer and Sylvan Lake came to take part in the event.

Stettler’s Beau Hadley participates in the swim meet organized by the Stettler Tsunamis on Saturday
Alberta Provincial Court

Bashaw woman receives 30-day prison sentence following incident at Bashaw Hotel

Cassie Johnson faced consequences for an incident that involved several drug charges as well as charges of harassment and uttering threats.

Alberta Provincial Court
Kids participate in the Pinocchio act as part of the Grand Concert on Sunday

Stettler and District Music Festival showcases a wide variety of talent

Music students from communities across Central Alberta came to Stettler to participate in the 10-day festival.

Kids participate in the Pinocchio act as part of the Grand Concert on Sunday
Chris Koch speaking at the Stettler Board of Trade’s fifth annual women’s conference

Stettler women’s conference provides tools for inspiration

The conference provided a balance between psychological and hands-on tools to encourage inspiration and empowerment.

Chris Koch speaking at the Stettler Board of Trade’s fifth annual women’s conference
Joann Syson and Cathie Clift of MH Enterprises provide consultation at Stettler Alberta Works Centre on Wednesday

Local agencies help make connections during Alberta Works Week

The Stettler Alberta Works office invited several local organizations to share information about their career services.

Joann Syson and Cathie Clift of MH Enterprises provide consultation at Stettler Alberta Works Centre on Wednesday

Railway operators remind Stettler residents of the importance of rail safety

Rail safety week highlights the importance of awareness around rail crossing and tracks.

Mike Vany repairs a bicycle at the Repair Cafe

Repair Cafe brings the spirit of repair to Stettler

The worldwide event is based on learning new skills and keeping usable items out of landfills.

Mike Vany repairs a bicycle at the Repair Cafe
Rhyley Baker

Sharebear spring market draws community support

The market included vendors, concession, a dance performance and plenty of fun activities for kids.

Rhyley Baker
Athletes take part in the cycling portion of the Indoor Triathlon

Athletes beat the weather at indoor triathlon

Athletes competed on exercise bikes, in the pool, and on the track to see who could cover the most distance.

Athletes take part in the cycling portion of the Indoor Triathlon
Cole Marshall and Cruz Stoutenberg race for the ball in the Stettler Thunder Novice lacrosse game against the Innisfail Phantoms on Saturday

Stettler Thunder Novice lacrosse team wins at home against Innisfail

The team delivered a decisive 9-2 victory against visiting Innisfail Phantoms in their first home game of the year.

Cole Marshall and Cruz Stoutenberg race for the ball in the Stettler Thunder Novice lacrosse game against the Innisfail Phantoms on Saturday
Kaitlyn Bendfeld takes part in the Tsunamis Swim-a-Thon at Stettler Pool on Tuesday

Tsunamis Swim-a-Thon raises over $4K for swim club

Swimmers collected pledges from friends and family in the weeks leading up to the event.

Kaitlyn Bendfeld takes part in the Tsunamis Swim-a-Thon at Stettler Pool on Tuesday
Chris Koch speaking at a conference.

Speaker Chris Koch to bring message of resilience to women’s conference

“If a guy with no arms and no legs can surf and travel the world, then anybody is capable as anything,” Koch said.

Chris Koch speaking at a conference.