Terry Fox school activities run Friday



Have we ever seen a more beautiful fall than this year? I think summer finally hit in September. Harvest has been going great.

Twin Arrows Ranch held its 16th annual horse sale this last weekend. It was mixed in with the rummage sale and the barrel-racing events all going on at the same time. The sale went well, with 60 horses — colts, mares, geldings and riding horses — all going to new homes.

The Erskine transfer station now has a recycling bin for cardboard, plastic containers, tin cans, and glass. We now can make sure that those are separated with your other trash and help in the recycling process.

Erskine School meet-the-teacher night was held this past week. School/parent council was held Tuesday night.

The Terry Fox activity day will be held this Friday. The after-school library program will also be held that day at 3 p.m.

Early PD Monday is Oct. 3.

Birthday wishes go out to Bill Dyer on Sept. 28, Chad Bauman on Sept. 29, Murray Bauman on Sept. 30, Dale Barclay on Oct. 3 and Jeff Tait on Oct. 4.

Just Posted

Local woman recalls potentially deadly injury from mowing the lawn

Shannon McTavish underwent extensive surgery after metal piece lodged in her neck

AMBER ALERT: Alert cancelled after child located safe and unharmed

Alert cancelled after child located safe and unharmed

Children’s book marks literary first for former Stettler resident

Loree Dittrich is celebrating the release of her first book for children called No Home for a Pigeon

Learning the intricate ‘ins and outs’ of TaeKwon-do

Popular form of self-defense extends back to ancient times

VIDEO: B.C. First Nation plans to launch legal challenge after Trans Mountain approval

Meanwhile, Premier John Horgan says he’ll continue to defend the B.C. coast

Wildfires have forced more than 9,000 people from homes in northern Alberta

People in other communities remain on evacuation alert and could be told to leave quickly

Pride divided: Edmonton leadership under pressure as LGBTQ community looks to future

Most of the conflict can be traced back to 2016 Toronto Pride when Black Lives Matter staged a protest

Federal cabinet ministers visit Edmonton, Calgary, in wake of TMX approval

Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi is set to visit Trans Mountain Corp.’s terminal in Edmonton

Statistics Canada reports annual pace of inflation rises in May to 2.4%

Transportation prices gained 3.1 per cent as the cost of air transportation added 8.9 per cent

Demonstrators on either side of Trans Mountain debate clash in Vancouver

Crowd heard from member of Indigenous-led coalition that hopes to buy 51% of expansion project

High Level on alert, as wildfires put more people on the run in northern Alberta

Thousands in High Level were just allowed back home, and now must get ready to leave again

VIDEO: Toronto Raptors announcer credited with calming crowds after shooting

Matt Devlin, the Raptors’ play-by-play announcer since 2008, was praised for preventing panic from spreading

Two people arrested after Wetaskiwin vehicle theft

Wetaskiwin RCMP respond to theft of motor vehicle

Most Read