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Today, May 5, Alberta Health Services (AHS) physically closed the Whistle Stop Café in Mirror and has prevented access to the building until the operator can demonstrate the ability to comply with not only Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health’s (CMOH) restrictions but also requirements …

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After working with students and families for 31 years, Prairie Rose Public School Superintendent Roger Clarke has announced his retirement from the Superintendent’s role, effective November 1, 2021.

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Jay Hill, Interim Leader of the western-based Maverick Party announced the party’s policy platform today. “This platform will guide our candidates, our future engagement with voters and industry, and ultimately our Members of Parliament” Hill said. 

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In 2020, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) initiated the Rural Mental Health Project as a way for rural communities in Alberta to address mental health issues and areas of concern which needs specific attention. Instead of the provincial body of CMHA doing a top-down method of so…

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Early in the current Council term the Town of Coaldale recognized an opportunity to modernize and simplify its engagement practices. Since that time, the Town has been working across a variety of departments to make Coaldale’s engagement practices a leader in the field; most recently, the To…

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ALERT’s Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) unit has begun the new year with a number of arrests across Alberta. Twenty-four suspects have been charged with 60 offences related to the online sexual exploitation of children.

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Blood Tribe members are calling for the reform of the current electoral system after about 300 people were not allowed to vote in the municipal election at the Lethbridge polling station back in November. A separate problem happened in Calgary when the location of the vote was changed the da…

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The Town of Coaldale is thrilled to be the recipient of the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its 2019 Annual Financial Report. This marks the second consecutive year Coaldale has received the award, wh…

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While playing professional hockey, whether in North America or Europe, is the dream of some Canadian kids, Oyen’s Steven Kuhn was right at that cusp… and walked away.

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Based on increased case counts and risks posed by COVID-19 variants of concern, the Provincial Court of Alberta will not be reopening Traffic Court in any of its locations across the province until at least May 17, 2021.