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Stettler County and Paradise Shores remain at standstill

No timeline as to when 220 leases can return to Buffalo Lake

  • Aug 8, 2019

Local dancers learned from the best at Danceology last month

The Stettler studio was brimming with life and vibrant dancing on July 19th

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2019 Bug Jamboree at the Ellis Bird Farm
Damages to Stettler Museum buildings from the July 30th hailstorm
A look at the hail damage to the Stettler Museum
Hail storm in Stettler on July 30th, 2019

Grab your ukulele and head to the town’s library

Anyone can drop by the sessions, which run the first and third Wednesdays of the month

UPDATE Missing youth has been located: RCMP

UPDATE Wetaskiwin girl last seen before August long weekend

Human remains found in Manitoba not connected to B.C. fugitives: RCMP

Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky wanted in three deaths

Alberta RCMP offers tips to reduce vehicle theft for busiest month

Last year, August was the busiest month for theft of, and theft from, vehicles in Alberta

  • Aug 6, 2019

Trump reassures NRA it won’t be ignored in gun control talks

President says both House and Senate leaders are having ‘serious discussions’ on background checks

Canadian wage growth hits fastest pace since 2009, but economy sheds jobs

The increase in wages marked the indicator’s strongest month in a decade

B.C. boy killed after semi-trailer slams into SUV in Alberta

Two adults and two other children in the SUV were flown to Calgary hospitals

Canada raises travel warning amid escalating protests in Hong Kong

The United States, Australia, Ireland, Britain and Japan have also issued travel advisories

B.C. man detained in Syria last year freed after Lebanese mediation

Kristian Lee Baxter thanked the Lebanese government in a televised news conference in Beirut

David MacNaughton, ambassador to U.S., to leave post at summer’s end

MacNaughton said he had long planned to leave his job before the October election

NDP event billed as campaign gathering with Singh result of error: party

The House of Commons clerk has been notified of the mistake

Answers could still come in northern B.C. homicides, retired Mountie says

The RCMP have said it will be difficult to determine a motive in the McLeod and Schmegelsky case

Average cost of high-data monthly phone bill dropped by 35% in 2018: report

Prices for average television packages dropped eight per cent $28 to $26 over the past two years

People in Gillam, Man., seek answers after massive search for B.C. suspects ends

Residents wonder whether fugitives meant to come to Gillam or if they just took a wrong turn

Trudeau pressed to give update on review of Canada’s arms deal with Saudi Arabia

Canada has sold $1.2B worth of “tanks and other motorized armoured fighting vehicles” to the kingdom in first half of 2019