Mark Weber

Mayor Sean Nolls lays a wreath during the Remembrance Day service held last year at Sharpe’s Memorial Park. Independent file photo

Remembrance Day services set to be held at Sharpe’s Memorial Park

Poppies are also available at many businesses and organizations around town

Mayor Sean Nolls lays a wreath during the Remembrance Day service held last year at Sharpe’s Memorial Park. Independent file photo
Sharon Fischer, principal of Stettler Elementary School, agreed to lose some of her lengthy locks for a great cause after students raised in excess of $14,000 for this year’s Terry Fox Run. Mark Weber/Stettler Independent

Stettler Elementary students raise nearly $15,000 for this year’s Terry Fox Run

Principal Sharon Fischer also agreed to donate some hair to Wigs for Kids

Sharon Fischer, principal of Stettler Elementary School, agreed to lose some of her lengthy locks for a great cause after students raised in excess of $14,000 for this year’s Terry Fox Run. Mark Weber/Stettler Independent
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November marks Family Violence Prevention Month

Stettler Society for the Prevention of Family Violence works to raise awareness

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The Best of Stettler – what makes Stettler stand out?

Even in challenging times, residents’ sense of resilience shines through

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Best of Stettler – Stettler ‘never stops’ giving and supporting its own

There is also pretty much anything to help keep local families engaged and involved

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Pictured here is a scene from last year’s No Stone Left Alone ceremony at Lake View Cemetery. Stettler Independent/file photo

A meaningful local tradition continues in Stettler with the ‘No Stone Left Alone’ ceremony at Lake View Cemetery

The event focuses on the setting up of crosses with poppies on the graves of veterans

Pictured here is a scene from last year’s No Stone Left Alone ceremony at Lake View Cemetery. Stettler Independent/file photo
Shown here is a scene from the upcoming second season of Abracadavers. Numera Films wrapped shooting on the project this past summer, and the new season is expected to be released early next year. photo submitted

Critically-acclaimed Alberta-shot series gears up for second season

First season of Abracadavers was filmed in part in the Stettler area

Shown here is a scene from the upcoming second season of Abracadavers. Numera Films wrapped shooting on the project this past summer, and the new season is expected to be released early next year. photo submitted
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Mayor Sean Nolls is enthusiastic about continuing to serve Stettler

There are some new faces on municipal councils following Monday’s vote

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Alberta Biobord files for initial development permit

The company is developing a fuel pellet and medium density fibre board (MDF) plant near Stettler

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Local animal rescue pleading for bolstered support to keep pace with service demands

Saving Grace Animal Society near Alix is struggling as donations and adoptions have slowed

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Heartland Victims Services plans a busy autumn season

The annual Charity Checkstop, to support Victims Services, is planned for Nov. 27

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Malcolm Fischer of Stettler Community Builders addresses a gathering during the unveiling of two monuments which commemorate the contributions of key folks from Stettlers past. The event was held Sept. 24. Mark Weber/Stettler Independent
Malcolm Fischer of Stettler Community Builders addresses a gathering during the unveiling of two monuments which commemorate the contributions of key folks from Stettlers past. The event was held Sept. 24. Mark Weber/Stettler Independent
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Candidates confirmed for local municipal elections

Elections for the Town and County of Stettler will be held on Oct. 18

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Damien Kurek

Battle River-Crowfoot incumbent Damien Kurek lands the top spot in Monday’s election

Conservative MP was first elected in the riding in the 2019 vote

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Stettler and Information Referral Centre releases its Community Resource Directory

‘The guide is also available online at www.stettlerconnects.com - which itself is being increasingly utilized’

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Stettler Community Builders set to officially unveil first monuments

The event is set to run Sept. 24 at 3 p.m. at the site, which is right across from the police station

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Seventy-five felines getting a helping hand this Sunday

Saving Grace Animal Society is teaming up with Central Veterinary Clinic in Ponoka for a spay/neuter clinic

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Canada votes.

Battle River-Crowfoot federal candidates square off in forum

Voters head to the polls on Sept. 20

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The team at Stettler’s Canadian Tire celebrated Jumpstart Day this past weekend at the store. Jumpstart is all about the support of community sports organizations - everyone is encouraged to donate to the cause through the month of September. Back row from left are Kyle Nims, Kendra Davits, Mareena Davits, TK Roach, Christina Roach, Isabel Debeer and Rougan Debeer. Hunter Roach is in front of his dad TK. Front from left are Lincoln Roach and Piper Davits. Not pictured are the Canadian Tire and Marks teams inside the store.
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Stettler’s Canadian Tire launched the local Jumpstart program recently

The program supports local sports organizations

The team at Stettler’s Canadian Tire celebrated Jumpstart Day this past weekend at the store. Jumpstart is all about the support of community sports organizations - everyone is encouraged to donate to the cause through the month of September. Back row from left are Kyle Nims, Kendra Davits, Mareena Davits, TK Roach, Christina Roach, Isabel Debeer and Rougan Debeer. Hunter Roach is in front of his dad TK. Front from left are Lincoln Roach and Piper Davits. Not pictured are the Canadian Tire and Marks teams inside the store.
Mark Weber/Stettler Independent