Farica Prince’s career in Canadian police has last 19 years.
Applications for the SouthGrow Agri-Food Futures Scholarship are now available for those attending the two largest post-secondary schools in southwest Alberta.
Besides the horrible human cost, it has been turbulent times for business in Alberta as government, private businesses and the public as expectations, rules and regulations change as those affected by COVID seems to increase.
Alberta’s Residential Tenancy Dispute Resolution Service (RTDRS) is now accepting applications from residents and landlords of mobile home communities for tenancy-related disputes, including return of security deposits and disputes over damages.
The Municipal District of Taber will be better protected from major floods caused by heavy rainfalls or snowmelts as the Government of Canada invests in important public infrastructure to better protect families, businesses and communities from the effects of extreme weather events.
One local family is shining a light on community mental health education and research by creating a lasting legacy in memory of a son, brother, and husband.
On Nov. 11, 2020, Bow Island RCMP received a report of a missing male. Mark Jensen (51) was last seen Nov. 5, 2020, near his residence in Foremost, AB. All of JENSEN’s vehicles have been accounted for. Neighbors and friends have not seen him recently. RCMP and SEASAR continue to search t…
There seemed to be good news in regards to the Blood Tribe Police Force in southwest Alberta as the provincial government introduced and tabled Bill 38 the Justice Statutes Amendment Act, in the legislature.
With the continual updates and changes to pandemic regulations put forth by the Alberta provincial government, it will be imperative residents have things they can do and enjoy, especially outdoors as there is concern about mass gatherings indoors.
MH Interpretive Program invites nature-loving, moon watchers to call and register for our “Moon Lit Walk “on Sunday, November 29. They hope to experience the sun set and the full moon rise.
ALERT Calgary’s Auto Crimes unit has recovered two high-end vehicles, and have issued a warrant for a prolific vehicle fraud suspect.
Albertans looking for ways to identify and manage stress are invited to join free online workshops facilitated by Alberta Health Services.
Like many Alberta schools R.I Baker Middle School in Coaldale has seen many activities delayed or cancelled outright due to COVID restrictions.
Have you ever been interested in learning about night photography? Sign up for the Beginners Night Photography Workshop at the Police Point Park Nature Centre November 19 at 7 p.m.
Recent weather has cooled lake and reservoir water temperatures to such an extent that blue-green algae is no longer a health concern, including in three bodies of water in South Zone, which had previously been placed under blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisories.
As Remembrance Day approaches, Annae Jones, a War Amps Regional Representative for Alberta, recently paused for a moment of silence at the cenotaph in Lethbridge to pay tribute to the late Dave Ingram. Mr. Ingram, of Edmonton, enlisted with the Canadian Army in March 1941, serving with the E…
With Remembrance Day fast approaching, The Royal Canadian Legion is reminding Canadians that the best way to pay tribute to our fallen this year, is at home. For the first time ever, people are asked not to attend ceremonies in person.
On November 2, between 1:00 a.m. and 3:00 a.m., four separate incidents of thefts from vehicles and garages occurred in southeast area of High River.
The Brooks Bandits of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) have signed two 1st Round NHL Draft Picks, on loan from their respective Western Hockey League (WHL) teams, the club announced on Monday.
The photo showed up on an Instagram post Oct. 7 from Brooks’ Safe Communities Committee but it was a post where an RCMP officer based in the Brooks detachment stopped to take an adorable picture of a young boy playing with his friends. The boy was dressed as a police officer costume.
Brooks residents will have another opportunity to have their say with their opinions on where their taxes are allocated in the upcoming City of Brooks budget.
Randi McPhillips Recreation Services manager with the City of Brooks is looking for some help on the recreation and parks board. There’s one major qualification: you must be youth-aged.It is an advisory Board - providing recommendations to City Council on direction for Recreation and Parks p…
In an effort to support local businesses, the City of Brooks will no longer charge a business licence fee to local businesses commencing in 2021. Businesses that do not reside in the Brooks Region will continue to pay for a business licence.
Starting today, Alberta Health Services (AHS) will engage event organizers in the process of notifying contacts exposed to COVID-19 at an event.
At 3:00 PM on Sunday, October 25, 2020, Prairie Rose School Division was informed by Alberta Health Services of a positive student case of COVID-19 connected to Parkside Junior High School in Redcliff. School related close contacts were identified and a total of 8 staff and 13 students have …
On Oct. 23 shortly before 6:00 p.m., Raymond RCMP, Raymond Fire Department and ground ambulances responded to a serious motor vehicle collision involving a two vehicles, approximately 1 kilometre west of Raymond on Highway 52.
Medicine Hat College (MHC), the City of Medicine Hat, and the Medicine Hat and District Chamber of Commerce have come together to encourage cohesive regional vitality and collaborative action within Southeastern Alberta.
COVID-19 has at the very least put a major damper on a lot of events and group activities in Alberta. However there are some efforts to try and overcome the rules the pandemic has put in place.
Coaldale and Picture RCMP along with the Picture Butte Fire Department/EMS at 6:52 a.m. responded to a collision on Highway 25 approximately 2.5 km south of Picture Butte. Preliminary indications are that a blue car travelling north on Highway 25 lost control and collided with a southbound s…
An outbreak of cases has been identified from a gathering in Coaldale, leading to several new cases recently. There have been outbreaks in neighboring communities, including Lethbridge and Lethbridge County, serving as a reminder that COVID-19 still presents a risk in our community.
The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit have charged an adult male in relation to the homicide of Tregan Crow Eagle whose remains were located on the Piikani Nation July 27, 2020.
Shortly before 1 p..m on October 11, Redcliff RCMP responded to a complaint of a break and enter along Township Road 124 in Cypress County. The investigation alleges a male was found inside a residence asleep, after breaking in.
Southeast Alberta and namely Medicine Hat has been devastated with a difficult stretch as there has been a sharp increase in suicides by mostly males in the past two months.
“Be safe!” Those are the words that Johanne Picard-Thompson, AltaLink’s senior vice president of corporate services said when releasing an adorable short-eared owl back into its natural habitat.
This Thanksgiving long weekend, police forces across Canada led #OperationImpact2020, an initiative organized by the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police to encourage safe driving behaviours.
At approximately 10:37 am on October 10th, 2020 Redcliff RCMP received a complaint of fireworks being discharged from a moving vehicle at a second following vehicle, eastbound on Hwy 1 heading into Saskatchewan from Walsh, Alberta.
In 2016, a young Indigenous man named Colten Boushie was shot in the head after driving onto a farmer’s property in Saskatchewanwith his friends. The emotionally charged trial and ultimate acquittal of shooter Gerald Stanley intensified conversations around anti-Indigenous racism and Canada’…
On Oct. 6, the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) was directed to investigate the detention of a 72-year-old man who died the previous day following his release from cells at the Fort MacLeod RCMP detachment.On Oct. 4, Fort MacLeod RCMP responded to a call regarding an unconsciou…