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    Grant Received To Help Kids 'Act Up'

    Twenty students ages 9-17 were "acting up" this week at the High River United Church for the "Acting Up" drama camp."This camp is intended to eventually become a program that will be offered as a part of the Foothills area," says camp leader Jody Swift. "And we're hoping to be able to work with kids to build up their self esteems and thei...

  • CF 18 Struck By Lightning Thursday Morning

    The severe thunderstorms forecast for the High River area Wednesday night thankfully didn't arrive until after the air show was over.But it seemed to follow one CF-18 pilot.A ...

  • Updated: Four Sent to Hospital in Crash East of Okotoks (With Photos)

    First responders responded to a collision that happened on Thursday morning just before 10:00 east of Okotoks.The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 2 and 370th Ave ...

  • Mother Nature Storms Through Okotoks (With Photos)

    Mother Nature definitely did a whole lot of tree pruning last night in Okotoks! High winds, and severe thunderstorms through the night yesterday resulted in a lot of foliage o ...

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Sports News

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    Fike Still Looking For WPCA Win #1

    The chucks are back on the track Thursday night in Bonnyville as they're down to the last few shows of the season.High River's Jordie Fike has been close all year and is looking
  • The Battle Of Alberta Back On The Field

    The Calgary Stampeders and Edmonton Eskimos renew the Battle of Alberta Thursday night in a clash of the CFL's last two unbeaten teams.This is the deepest int

  • Dawgs Shut Out In Hat

    The Okotoks Dawgs took one on the chin again Wednesday losing 6-0 in Medicine Hat to the Mavericks.A five run fourth inning was the Dawgs undoing in this one.

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Agricultural News

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    Canola Association Becomes A Partner

    The Canadian Canola Growers Association has joined Partners In Innovation, a coalition of farmer, industry and value chain organizations.Brett Halstead, President of the canola gro
  • Crop Conditions Improving In Alberta

    An extended period of warm, dry weather during the past two weeks has enhanced crop development and benefited haying operations across the entire province. Albe

  • ALMA Gets Two New Directors

    Two new directors joined the Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency (ALMA) board, bringing experience in beef feedlot management, and mixed farming and cow-calf prod

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