John MacNeil

The Stettler Storm celebrate Monday night at the Stettler Recreation Centre after beating the Bentley Bruins 4-2 to win the North Central league peewee A final 2-1.

Stettler nets North Central peewee A banner

The Stettler Storm rallied from a 1-0 series deficit to beat the Bentley Bruins 2-1 in the best-of-three

The Stettler Storm celebrate Monday night at the Stettler Recreation Centre after beating the Bentley Bruins 4-2 to win the North Central league peewee A final 2-1.
NO. 1 IN ALBERTA — The Stettler Storm defeated the Red Deer Chiefs 4-2 on Sunday in the gold-medal game at the provincial bantam A hockey championship in Grande Prairie. In the back row (from left) are manager Greg Switenky

Stettler repeats as Alberta champion

For the second straight season, the Stettler Storm have won the provincial bantam A hockey championship.

NO. 1 IN ALBERTA — The Stettler Storm defeated the Red Deer Chiefs 4-2 on Sunday in the gold-medal game at the provincial bantam A hockey championship in Grande Prairie. In the back row (from left) are manager Greg Switenky

Lightning fall to playoff-tested Wranglers

Smith to leave head-coaching post to make way for ‘a different voice’

Will Roberts (left)

William E. Hay goes round the clock for kids

William E. Hay Composite High School students, teachers and alumni collaborated on the weekend for a 24-hour charity basketball game.

Will Roberts (left)
Daylan Kuefler

Puck pursuit

Stettler’s Kuefler makes his mark in minor hockey

Daylan Kuefler
Ty Mappin of Big Valley scored two goals Monday as the Olds Grizzlys defeated the Okotoks Oilers 6-2 to force a fifth and deciding game in their AJHL series.

Mappin keeps Grizzlys alive in AJHL playoffs

Ty Mappin of Big Valley scored two goals and set up another to lead the Olds Grizzlys to a season-saving 6-2 win

Ty Mappin of Big Valley scored two goals Monday as the Olds Grizzlys defeated the Okotoks Oilers 6-2 to force a fifth and deciding game in their AJHL series.
Stettler goaltender Simon Thieleman makes one of his 30 saves in the Lightning’s series-clinching 6-4 win over the Mountainview Colts on Sunday in Stettler.

Bolts finish off the Colts

Stettler to face pennant-winning Blackfalds in Round 2

Stettler goaltender Simon Thieleman makes one of his 30 saves in the Lightning’s series-clinching 6-4 win over the Mountainview Colts on Sunday in Stettler.
Landon Potter scored two third-period goals

Lightning strike early in playoff return

Veterans show spark as captain Potter makes most of junior B swan song

Landon Potter scored two third-period goals
The Stettler Legion Blues crowd the Whitecourt net in the late stages of a 3-3 tie with the Wolverines in midget A hockey action Sunday at the Stettler Recreation Centre.

Blues one step closer to midget A provincials

The Stettler Legion Blues were road warriors on Family Day as they moved one step closer to a berth

The Stettler Legion Blues crowd the Whitecourt net in the late stages of a 3-3 tie with the Wolverines in midget A hockey action Sunday at the Stettler Recreation Centre.
Dacia Gramlick of Stettler shows off the bronze medal she won last weekend in the youth female pentathlon at the Alberta Indoor Games in Edmonton.

Gramlick perfects pentathlon to earn provincial bronze

Competing in her first pentathlon, Dacia Gramlick jumped all the way to a podium finish last weekend at the University of Alberta.

Dacia Gramlick of Stettler shows off the bronze medal she won last weekend in the youth female pentathlon at the Alberta Indoor Games in Edmonton.
Kyler O’Connor and the Stettler Lightning will face the Mountainview Colts in the opening round of the Heritage Junior Hockey League playoffs. The teams met each other three times in the past couple of weeks

Lightning net second seed for Northern Division playoffs

Although first place in the Northern Division fell out of their grasp, the Stettler Lightning made sure they solidified second spot

Kyler O’Connor and the Stettler Lightning will face the Mountainview Colts in the opening round of the Heritage Junior Hockey League playoffs. The teams met each other three times in the past couple of weeks
Josh Blumhagen

Hip-hoppin’ to tackle bullying

Halkirk teen showcases acting, dance talent in poignant music video

Josh Blumhagen
The Zone 4 badminton team for this weekend’s Alberta Winter Games includes (back row

Winter Games familiar territory for Stettler duo Langford, Poapst

Veterans lead eight-member Zone 4 badminton entry at Canmore

The Zone 4 badminton team for this weekend’s Alberta Winter Games includes (back row
Lightning captain Landon Potter was in the thick of the action Saturday night as Stettler defeated the Mountainview Colts 4-3 at the Stettler Recreation Centre.

Lightning keep up with top dogs in HJHL

As regular season nears end, Stettler on course for favourable playoff position

Lightning captain Landon Potter was in the thick of the action Saturday night as Stettler defeated the Mountainview Colts 4-3 at the Stettler Recreation Centre.
High River guitar whiz Calum Graham (right) joins virtuoso Don Ross for a Sunday performance in Stettler.

Graham teams up with his mentor for Performing Arts Centre show

Rising star or not, there’s no strings attached to guitar prodigy Calum Graham’s musical career.

High River guitar whiz Calum Graham (right) joins virtuoso Don Ross for a Sunday performance in Stettler.
Stettler Storm defenceman Cole Pedersen towers above a Cochrane player during Stettler’s 7-5 win Sunday in the championship game of a bantam A hockey tournament last weekend at Stettler Recreation Centre.

Stettler rallies to win bantam A tourney

The Stettler Storm overcame adversity to win their bantam A hockey tournament Sunday at Stettler Recreation Centre.

Stettler Storm defenceman Cole Pedersen towers above a Cochrane player during Stettler’s 7-5 win Sunday in the championship game of a bantam A hockey tournament last weekend at Stettler Recreation Centre.
Ty Mappin made his debut with the Saskatoon Blades on Saturday night in their 4-3 loss to the Brandon Wheat Kings.

Mappin skates back into WHL with Blades

Big Valley centre to rotate between Saskatoon and AJHL’s Olds Grizzlys

Ty Mappin made his debut with the Saskatoon Blades on Saturday night in their 4-3 loss to the Brandon Wheat Kings.
Jake Schwarzenberger of the Stettler Lightning swipes at the puck in front of High River Flyers goaltender Tyler Fornwald during host Stettler’s 4-3 win Saturday.

Lightning on fire: four wins in six days

A week before Christmas, the Stettler Lightning have bolted to the top of North Pole.

Jake Schwarzenberger of the Stettler Lightning swipes at the puck in front of High River Flyers goaltender Tyler Fornwald during host Stettler’s 4-3 win Saturday.
DJ Kistner and the Stettler Lightning play four games this week in the Heritage Junior Hockey League

Lightning suffer General defeat; busy week on tap

The Stettler Lightning came out on the short end of a power-play surge in the third period of their 4-3 loss to the host Cochrane Generals

DJ Kistner and the Stettler Lightning play four games this week in the Heritage Junior Hockey League
Stettler Storm captain Brett Coleman lines up against a Lacombe Rocket last Thursday night as the Storm defeated the host Rockets 6-3 in North Central Minor Hockey Association bantam A action at Barnett Arena. Stettler won three games last week to improve its record to 8-1-3.

Bantam A Storm win three in four days

The rich got richer last weekend in the bantam A division of the North Central Minor Hockey Association as the league-leading Stettler Storm

Stettler Storm captain Brett Coleman lines up against a Lacombe Rocket last Thursday night as the Storm defeated the host Rockets 6-3 in North Central Minor Hockey Association bantam A action at Barnett Arena. Stettler won three games last week to improve its record to 8-1-3.