Stacey Lavallie

No 24/7 visiting hours in Alberta, yet, says AHS

There is no plan to introduce 24/7 visitation at Alberta hospitals, though pressure from organizations such as CFHI continues to mount.

Emma Nixon

Fun Skate the perfect way to remember Botha’s Hazel Davidson

The Village of Botha was left in stunned disbelief in 2014 when resident Hazel Davidson was killed in a collision near Big Valley.

Emma Nixon
Josh de Guzman leaps in an effort to score some points for Christ King Catholic School in a Wednesday

Chargers’ boys triumph over Big Valley, girls stumble

The gallery at Christ King Catholic School was packed with family, friends, and basketball aficionados on Wednesday, Jan. 25.

Josh de Guzman leaps in an effort to score some points for Christ King Catholic School in a Wednesday
Alberta Provincial Court

Stiff fine for weed trafficker in Stettler Court

Brian Warman appeared in Alberta Provincial Court on Jan. 26 to answer to multiple drug-related offences, and was dealt a hefty fine.

Alberta Provincial Court
Hoarfrost led to many power outages in the County of Stettler No. 6.

Hoarfrost triggers power problems in east Stettler County

While the sight of frost-covered trees is one of the more beautiful winter prairie sights one can see, hoarfrost signals trouble for others.

Hoarfrost led to many power outages in the County of Stettler No. 6.

Working to end the stigma around mental illness

In the past several decades, strides have been made to fight the stigma surrounding mental health issues so that people suffering...

An RCMP cruiser.

Locking doors the best way to prevent theft: RCMP

Taking simple, every day precautions can protect Stettler and area residents from being the victims of theft, as most thefts are...

An RCMP cruiser.
Pipers Michael

Stettler community gets a taste of Scottish hospitality

The annual Robert Burns dinner at The Hub served traditional Scottish fare for Stettler and area residents on Saturday, Jan. 21 with...

Pipers Michael
Town of Stettler and Clearview School Board

Town council approves bid for new mower

Waiting until winter to purchase a new mower ended up saving the Town of Stettler several thousand dollars after bids came in much lower...

Town of Stettler and Clearview School Board
Drumheller-Stettler MLA RIck Strankman listens to his constituents at a Monday

Carbon tax, party mergers discussed at local meeting with Rick Strankman

Drumheller-Stettler MLA Rick Strankman had a busy Monday, Jan. 23 as he travelled from community to community in his riding in an effort...

Drumheller-Stettler MLA RIck Strankman listens to his constituents at a Monday
This man was captured on surveillance video in a store in Rocky Mountain House using a credit card stolen from a truck near Rimbey. Though the truck

Police searching for suspect using stolen Rimbey credit card

RCMP are on the lookout for a thief who stole a credit card near Rimbey, then used them in Rocky Mountain House.

This man was captured on surveillance video in a store in Rocky Mountain House using a credit card stolen from a truck near Rimbey. Though the truck
This StarSkate figure skater's face is a study in concentration as she prepares to launch herself off the ice in one of the many jumps and spins she was asked to perform by judges.

Figure skaters rule blue rink during Future Stars Fun Skate

The Stettler Recreation Centre was busy this past weekend as figure skaters from all around central Alberta, plus the few rare from...

This StarSkate figure skater's face is a study in concentration as she prepares to launch herself off the ice in one of the many jumps and spins she was asked to perform by judges.
This young girl works on an indoor snowball launcher made of tongue depressors

Indoor ‘snowball’ battles fought with marshmallows

Even though teachers tell their students to never throw snowballs, that rule was discarded on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Stettler Public...

This young girl works on an indoor snowball launcher made of tongue depressors
Randy Boissonnault

Canada 150 funding helps renovate Stettler Curling Club

The Stettler Curling Club has recently undergone some upgrades, with more coming down the line thanks to federal and provincial grants.

Randy Boissonnault

Another away weekend for most of Stettler Storm

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Stettler Atom A Elks Storm headed to Lacombe on Saturday, Jan. 21...

Brent Bartley pushes two-year-old Zane around the Big Valley rink on a chair

Skating in Big Valley provides fun

Even when there's no hockey going on in Big Valley's arena, there's almost always someone willing to take to the ice to skate and play.

Brent Bartley pushes two-year-old Zane around the Big Valley rink on a chair
Suspects captured on surveillance video breaking in to the Stettler Canadian Tire last week.

Public tips help to potentially ID Canadian Tire thieves

Tips from the public as well as peace officers from around the province have helped Stettler RCMP potentially identify two men who were...

Suspects captured on surveillance video breaking in to the Stettler Canadian Tire last week.
Brianne Cantafio

Ladies’ calving clinic well-attended, informative

Sub-zero temperatures, blowing snow and icy roads couldn't keep the dedicated lady ranchers from the Byemoor Hall, where a free Ladies...

Brianne Cantafio
Stettler Bantam A player Zach Bryson hustles to get possession of the puck in their game against Tofield on Saturday morning. Stettler came out on the top with a convincing 15-4 win

Stettler Bantam A boys fail to place in home tournament despite good show

The Stettler Recreation Centre was bustling this past weekend as the Stettler Bantam minor hockey team welcomed eight teams from all...

Stettler Bantam A player Zach Bryson hustles to get possession of the puck in their game against Tofield on Saturday morning. Stettler came out on the top with a convincing 15-4 win
Volunteer Sean Nolls releases one of the pheasant roosters during 2016's Pheasant Festival

Current range of offerings just right for Stettler’s pheasant festival

The atmosphere at the Stettler Board of Trade was cheerful on Thursday evening, Jan. 12 as volunteers and board members involved...

Volunteer Sean Nolls releases one of the pheasant roosters during 2016's Pheasant Festival