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Heartland Arts Troupe presents play Rumors

Dinner Theatre at the Stettler Community Hall

  • Nov 9, 2018
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Stacey Benjamain from the Stettler Board of Trade, left, and Fran Snowden of Stettler Rotary Club sell tickets at Taste of Stettler, while Eric Snowden counts money. The 200 available tickets sold out fast for the annual Rotary Taste of Stettler event held at the Hub on Sept. 21. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)

Rotary hosts Taste of Stettler

Event draws vendors from Calgary and Central Alberta

Stacey Benjamain from the Stettler Board of Trade, left, and Fran Snowden of Stettler Rotary Club sell tickets at Taste of Stettler, while Eric Snowden counts money. The 200 available tickets sold out fast for the annual Rotary Taste of Stettler event held at the Hub on Sept. 21. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)
Stacey Benjamain from the Stettler Board of Trade, left, and Fran Snowden of Stettler Rotary Club sell tickets at Taste of Stettler, while Eric Snowden counts money. The 200 available tickets sold out fast for the annual Rotary Taste of Stettler event held at the Hub on Sept. 21. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)
Stacey Benjamain from the Stettler Board of Trade, left, and Fran Snowden of Stettler Rotary Club sell tickets at Taste of Stettler, while Eric Snowden counts money. The 200 available tickets sold out fast for the annual Rotary Taste of Stettler event held at the Hub on Sept. 21. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)
Better late than never. Stettler’s Canada Day celebrations in West Stettler Park were cancelled after heavy rain put a damper on the event. Fireworks and Renegade Station were rescheduled to July 20 in West Stettler Park. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)

Better late than never: Stettler celebrates Canada Day July 20

Renegade Station and fireworks highlight the event

Better late than never. Stettler’s Canada Day celebrations in West Stettler Park were cancelled after heavy rain put a damper on the event. Fireworks and Renegade Station were rescheduled to July 20 in West Stettler Park. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)
Stampede talent show winners, Darryl Anderson (middle) and 14-year-old Chloe Shingoose of Stettler (far right), pose with talent show judges (l-r) Jenn Dalen, program director at Real Country 95.5, Dave Gilmore of Gilmore Guitars and Vinnie Taylor of Real Country 95.5.

Saskatoon singer wins Ponoka Stampede talent show

A Stettler youth sings her way to runner up and recording session

Stampede talent show winners, Darryl Anderson (middle) and 14-year-old Chloe Shingoose of Stettler (far right), pose with talent show judges (l-r) Jenn Dalen, program director at Real Country 95.5, Dave Gilmore of Gilmore Guitars and Vinnie Taylor of Real Country 95.5.
The Jazz Guys perform in West Stettler Park on June 27. The Jazz Guys usually start the summer series of entertainment in the park. The Jazz Guys include: Eric “Da Boss” Rahn - keyboard; Alan “Sticks” Willis - percussion; Ethan “Young Man” Rahn - trumpet; Jeff “Slider” Lee - trombone; Jon “Speed Trap” McNickle - trumpet; Marvyn “Eggman” Harris - trumpet; John “Smooth” Ireland - alto sax; Scott “Mr Music” Pfeiffer - tenor sax; Ted “Restless” Nibourg - alto sax; Joe “Strings” Melnyk - guitar; and Geoff “Get Along” Long - bass. (Kevin Sabo photo)

Stettler’s Entertainment in the Park kicks off

Jazz Guys start the season

  • Jun 28, 2018
The Jazz Guys perform in West Stettler Park on June 27. The Jazz Guys usually start the summer series of entertainment in the park. The Jazz Guys include: Eric “Da Boss” Rahn - keyboard; Alan “Sticks” Willis - percussion; Ethan “Young Man” Rahn - trumpet; Jeff “Slider” Lee - trombone; Jon “Speed Trap” McNickle - trumpet; Marvyn “Eggman” Harris - trumpet; John “Smooth” Ireland - alto sax; Scott “Mr Music” Pfeiffer - tenor sax; Ted “Restless” Nibourg - alto sax; Joe “Strings” Melnyk - guitar; and Geoff “Get Along” Long - bass. (Kevin Sabo photo)
Seven Stettler and area dancers are headed to Florida. Back row, Autumn Wyness, Sydney Peterson, Bailey Lang, Evie Blake and Paige Niehaus.Front row, Camille Risler and Elisa Collard. Missing: instructor Rhonda Gillrie. (Contributed photo)

Stettler dancers head to Palm Springs

Will attend YPAD 360° Dance Festival

Seven Stettler and area dancers are headed to Florida. Back row, Autumn Wyness, Sydney Peterson, Bailey Lang, Evie Blake and Paige Niehaus.Front row, Camille Risler and Elisa Collard. Missing: instructor Rhonda Gillrie. (Contributed photo)
Estonian dancers perform in Stettler County

Estonian dancers perform in Stettler County

The 100th Jaanipaev Celebration keeps ‘singing revolution’ alive

Estonian dancers perform in Stettler County
Estonian dancers perform in Stettler County

Estonian dancers perform in Stettler County

The 100th Jaanipaev Celebration keeps ‘singing revolution’ alive

Estonian dancers perform in Stettler County
Photo above: Part of an ensemble playing the world-famous fiddle tune “Bile ‘em Cabbage Down.” Back from left, Kim Hennel and Kristine Chesla; front from left, Sarah Soderstrom, Laia Chesla and Amy Aicken. Contributed photo

Castor violin teacher holds recital in Stettler

Music is a universal language

  • Jun 23, 2018
Photo above: Part of an ensemble playing the world-famous fiddle tune “Bile ‘em Cabbage Down.” Back from left, Kim Hennel and Kristine Chesla; front from left, Sarah Soderstrom, Laia Chesla and Amy Aicken. Contributed photo
Rhapsody Girls and Tiny Tenors take top award at Provincial Choral Festival

Rhapsody Girls and Tiny Tenors take top award at Provincial Choral Festival

Tears rolled down their cheeks when winners announced: Sylvester

  • Jun 20, 2018
Rhapsody Girls and Tiny Tenors take top award at Provincial Choral Festival
Stettler’s Renegade Station releases fifth album
Stettler’s Renegade Station releases fifth album
Sydney Windack of Maple Creek, SK, gets 18.73 in the Ladies Barrel Racing event during a rodeo event at Stettler’s Steel Wheel Stampede June 8. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)

Stettler’s 10th Annual Steel Wheel Stampede winds down

Last day packed full of fun family events

Sydney Windack of Maple Creek, SK, gets 18.73 in the Ladies Barrel Racing event during a rodeo event at Stettler’s Steel Wheel Stampede June 8. (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)
Estonian heritage society plans major event near Stettler

Estonian heritage society plans major event near Stettler

Artists, pioneer games, ethnic food and more

Estonian heritage society plans major event near Stettler
Stettler and Old McDonalds Resort location of scenes in macabre show
Stettler and Old McDonalds Resort location of scenes in macabre show
Old Stettler Independent Building. File Photo

A Look Back – Stettler Independent archive files

Originally Submitted By: Margaret Connon and Mary-Jane Jackson/Updated By: Landin Chambers

Old Stettler Independent Building. File Photo
Old Stettler Independent Building (File Photo)

A Look Back – Stettler Independent Archive Files

Originally submitted by Margaret Connon and Mary-Jane Jackson/updated by Landin Chambers

Old Stettler Independent Building (File Photo)
Stettler one of three venues for violin virtuosos

Stettler one of three venues for violin virtuosos

World renowned Canadian violinists Nikki and Timothy Chooi, pianist Philip Chiu coming to Stettler

Stettler one of three venues for violin virtuosos
Tyson Prior to entertain at Beatty House Feb. 17

Tyson Prior coming to Beatty House

Musician to entertain

  • Feb 9, 2018
Tyson Prior to entertain at Beatty House Feb. 17
WATCH: Country singer Dan Davidson goes home with four ACMA Awards
WATCH: Country singer Dan Davidson goes home with four ACMA Awards