Community

Looking back – the enduring legacy of Clark Burlingham

Burlingham was the Town’s first recreation director

  • Aug 10, 2020

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?

New hospice suite officially opened at Points West Stettler on Aug. 7th

“As soon as you walk into it, it’s comfortable which makes it easier for a guest to settle into right away.”

Much to explore at the Big Valley Historical Society Museum

Plenty of history packed into a diverse and extensive collection

Finding a rich personal connection with a nearby community

A bit of exploring by the tiny community of Fenn took me to my grandparents’ early married years

Sylvan Lake’s Yuletide Festival cancelled amid COVID-19 concerns

A number of concerns stemming from COVID-19 sparked the decision to cancel the holiday festival

The latest from the Byemoor and Endiang regions

Ken and Eleanor Schultz’s annual campout was held this past weekend

  • Jul 26, 2020

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

Stettler resident named the 2019 TOPS Alberta Queen

Eleanor Gorjans lost more than 100 lbs. with support from the organization

St. Edmund’s Anglican Church is truly a Big Valley treasure

The beautiful church, which was built in 1916, is also a provincial heritage site

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Organizers are gearing up for another Historic Ghost Walk on July 25th

Learn a few secrets about some darker chapters of the community’s past

QUIZ: Are you ready for a summer road trip?

How much do you really know about roads, motor vehicles and car culture? Take this quiz to find out.

Stettler authors continue to break new creative ground

Donna Hoopfer’s latest title, illustrated by her sister Joanne Hoopfer, was released earlier this year

PHOTOS: Flooding hits town on the afternoon of July 7th

Severe afternoon rain sent some folks out to explore in ‘creative’ ways

  • Jul 8, 2020

QUIZ: A celebration of dogs

These are the dog days of summer. How much do you know about dogs?

Local resident Ethel Williams is marking a very special milestone this month

The ‘Ethel Williams 100th Birthday Parade’ is taking place July 17th from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Calgary singer Erin Ross to be featured at ‘Entertainment in the Park’ July 15th

Roots/blues musician can hardly recall a time when she wasn’t passionate about performing

PHOTOS: Despite some soggy weather, fireworks capped off Canada Day in Stettler

The skies above West Stettler Park were lit up to help celebrate the nation’s birthday

  • Jul 2, 2020

Stettler Town & Country Museum almost back to full hours

Some buildings are closed due to ongoing hail damage repairs