Community

QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

Plans in place for a different kind of graduation this year at Wm E. Hay Stettler Secondary Campus

“They deserve to be celebrated for this milestone in their education.”

Big Valley youth takes top prize in the 4-H Project Steer Challenge

Proceeds from the sale of the calves goes back to the kids who raised them for the last few months

  • May 26, 2020

QUIZ: Crowds and solitude

As COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed, here’s a quiz about crowded places and isolation

Wm E Hay Stettler Secondary Campus staff continue ‘virtual’ connections with students

Plans for celebrating this year’s graduates are also taking shape

One name that cannot go uncredited when it comes to the area’s early construction days is John Backstrom

In 1904, the Backstrom clan came to what would soon be considered the Stettler area

  • Apr 22, 2020

A look back – the search for local businessman George Skinner would come to an unfortunate end

Skinner’s body was found by his car some distance from the main road leading northeast from town

  • May 22, 2020

QUIZ: Exploring gardens

How much do you know about gardening and famous gardens?

Stettler Farmers’ Market is underway for the season

The markets are held each Tuesday outside of the Society’s facility

QUIZ: In honour of mothers

On Mother’s Day, see how much you know about the day and about some famous mothers

Clive group sewing scrub bags for central Albertan healthcare workers

Morton Historical Multi Culture Centre in Clive is coordinating the effort

Lacombe FCSS ‘Happy Grams’ bring joy to those feeling isolated

Residents are encouraged to drop off words of encouragement to the MCMPL book-drop

CARS Mental Health Capacity Building Team invites residents to virtual events during Mental Health Week

This year, the Canadian Mental Health Association’s theme for Mental Health Awareness Week is ‘social connection’

Doug and Doris (Lagore) Russell, originally from Stettler, recently celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary

Local residents are encouraged to drop the couple a line of congratulations

  • May 4, 2020

QUIZ: A tribute to The Beatles

How much do you know about the iconic band from the 1960s?

PHOTOS: Alberta Prairie Barrel Train hits the streets for a terrific cause

Alberta Prairie Railway was distributing blue solar lights for residents to display in appreciation for frontline workers

  • Apr 28, 2020

QUIZ: A salute to health care workers

How much do you know about doctors, nurses and medicine? Put your knowledge to the test.

Lots to explore ‘virtually’ at the Stettler Public Library

We are continuing to stock new titles both in print (available through our curbside service) and online in the eLibrary

  • Apr 25, 2020

PHOTOS: Definite signs of spring

Crocuses: their colors vary widely, although lilac, mauve, yellow, and white are predominant

  • Apr 24, 2020

Blackfalds business supports truckers working through COVID-19 with free burgers

Eagle Builders showed appreciation for truckers at Junction 42