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The Wm. E. Hay Secondary graduating class of 2022. (Kevin Sabo/Stettler Independent)

Stettler’s Wm. E. Hay Secondary celebrates 2022 graduates

The grad ceremony was held June 25

Young dancers give it their all during the Similkameen Powwow of Champions. June is National Indigenous History Month and June 21 is designated as National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada. (Black Press file photo)

QUIZ: How much do you know about Indigenous people

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada and June is National Indigenous History Month

Members of Erskine 4-H. (Photo submitted)

Year end report from Erskine 4-H

By Kate Chapman Once again the Stettler District 4-H Beef Club has…

  • Jun 14, 2022

Legendary Summer Fun

The latest from the Stettler Public Library

  • Jun 16, 2022
The Jazz Guys are set to kickoff the 2022 edition of Entertainment in the Park. (File photo)

Town of Stettler unveils Entertainment in the park 2022 line up

Entertainment in the Park is back for another go around in 2022.…

The Jazz Guys are set to kickoff the 2022 edition of Entertainment in the Park. (File photo)
Stettler’s P and H Elevator Preservation Society hosted a pancake breakfast on June 5. (Photo submitted)

Stettler’s P and H Elevator volunteers hold successful pancake breakfast

Stettler’s P and H Elevator Preservation Society hosted a successful pancake breakfast…

Stettler’s P and H Elevator Preservation Society hosted a pancake breakfast on June 5. (Photo submitted)
Cycling is a popular summer activity and takes various forms including mountain biking and road cycling. (Black Press file photo)

QUIZ: Are you ready for some summer sports?

The summer months are a time to enjoy outdoor sports and recreation.

Cycling is a popular summer activity and takes various forms including mountain biking and road cycling. (Black Press file photo)
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Stroll through Stettler’s History

Library corner for week of June 2

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Aaron Mercer, 26, fighting a bull during the freesylte event at Stettler’s Steel Wheel Stampede June 7,2018. (File photo)

Looking back at the history of the Stettler Steel Wheel Stampede

Stettler has deep rodeo roots. When the professional rodeo hosted by Stettler…

Aaron Mercer, 26, fighting a bull during the freesylte event at Stettler’s Steel Wheel Stampede June 7,2018. (File photo)
Sharmain Mann and daughter Chloe check out one of the booths at the early years fair at Gus Wetter School. (Radka Bursikova photo)

Series of Early Years Fairs swing through Stettler and Paintearth regions

Clearview Public Schools, in concert with a host of other service partners…

Sharmain Mann and daughter Chloe check out one of the booths at the early years fair at Gus Wetter School. (Radka Bursikova photo)
The youth from the Stettler and District 4-H held their annual sale at the Stettler Auction Mart on May 23 and 24. (Photo submitted)

Stettler and District 4-H hold successful sale

The Stettler District 4-H clubs held their annual show and sale on…

The youth from the Stettler and District 4-H held their annual sale at the Stettler Auction Mart on May 23 and 24. (Photo submitted)
Steel Wheel Stampede returns for the 13th year in June. (File photo)

Stettler Steel Wheel Stampede returning for 13th edition in June

Rodeo action is just days away from returning to the Town of…

Steel Wheel Stampede returns for the 13th year in June. (File photo)
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Stettler competes for Walk’n’Roll title

The Walk ‘n’ Roll challenge is back for 2022. In the fifth…

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Toolbox photo paramedic

5 things you didn’t know about paramedics

National Paramedic Services Week, which takes place this year from May 22…

  • May 25, 2022
Toolbox photo paramedic
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Stettler Public Library corner

Stettler Public Library news for the week of May 19

  • May 22, 2022
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Paramedic Services Week tips: Principles of first aid everyone should know

Emergencies can strike at any time. When such situations arise, emergency care…

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The members of Erskine 4-H recently conducted a clean-up at the Erskine Cemetery. (Photo submitted)

Erskine 4-H Beef Club News – May 2022

By Luke Henderson With the lifting of COVID restrictions all 16 members…

  • May 20, 2022
The members of Erskine 4-H recently conducted a clean-up at the Erskine Cemetery. (Photo submitted)
Stettler Library

From crafts and gardening to movies and exploding kittens, something for everyone at the Stettler Public Library

By Crystal Friars Mother Nature has conveniently reminded us that even though…

  • Apr 28, 2022
Stettler Library
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Get Growing at the Stettler Public Library

By Crystal Friars Spring is here but it really doesn’t always feel…

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Hop on down to the library

Library corner for April 14, 2022

  • Apr 14, 2022
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