An international investigation involving ALERT and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has intercepted record amounts of cocaine and fentanyl.Project Coyote was a two-year ALERT Calgary investigation that resulted in the seizure of $15 million worth of drugs, over $4.5 million in cash a…
MP Glen Motz says the idea of Western separation should be “stamped out” but also that Alberta should actively pursue a “fair deal” as proposed by the provincial government.
SouthGrow Regional Initiative recently released its study, “Cost Benefit Analysis of Rural Broadband in Alberta.” It was noted, the study by the southwest Alberta-based group was a significant deliverable in SouthGrow's three-year strategic plan.
Local and area residents are invited to share their thoughts on local healthcare delivery and services at a meeting of the Oldman River Health Advisory Council (HAC).
A solar project planned in partnership between a developer and the Town of Oyen will be challenged by a landowner in regulatory proceedings this fall.
Eagle Butte High School principal, Mark Heinricks opened the Nov. 5 Prairie Rose School Division trustee meeting with an overview of the school’s TAG (Teacher Advisory Group) program and an update on its modernization project.
Remembrance Day brings together fellow Canadians in solemn ceremonies across the country to remember the fallen, recognize the serving, and be respectful of the peace we have today.
Traffic is no longer being diverted on Highway 1, between Brooks and Bassano. At approximately 2:40 p.m. Thursday, a collision occurred involving a truck and tow truck.
The Crowsnest Pass RCMP and emergency personnel were on scene of three vehicle collision on Highway 22 which resulted in the loss of two people's lives.
Visitors had an owl of a good time Oct. 25 at the Helen Schuler Nature Centre, located at the river bottom in Lethbridge. It was the grand opening of the centre's brand new Owl Exhibit. Families and friends were able to learn more about local owl species through a hands-on exhibit designed f…
The RCMP, along with emergency services were on scene at a two vehicle collision on Highway 1 and Range Road 101 Oct. 30. Eastbound traffic was diverted near Range Road 100.
Sugar from “field to table” starts with sunlight, according to the Alberta Sugar Beet Growers (ASBG). One of the crops that contains sugar are sugar beets. Currently, sugar beets are grown in Alberta, as they require cooler temperatures. Historically, the crop has been grown across the country.
The County of Newell is one of three municipalities to advance to the shortlist of preferred sites for an energy-from-waste facility being proposed by the Southern Alberta Energy from Waste Association (SAEWA).
The Alberta government has laid 12 charges against the Village of Cereal related to the improper use of pesticides that occurred on or about June 6, 2017.
Following an incredibly tight race to the finish line on the national hustings, there were few questions about who was on top in Bow River as incumbent Martin Shields and the Conservatives cruised to a landslide re-election victory in the riding Monday.
Surviving an apocalypse has been the scenario featured on a plethora of television and theatre screens for decades, whether it be from war, environmental payback or zombies.
Parents and caregivers looking for information on youth drug and alcohol use are invited to attend a free, three-session Parenting is Prevention workshop presented by Alberta Health Services (AHS).
It was a day of celebration in late September as Cal Broder, chair of BitCrude Energy and representatives from Melius Energy watched the shipping container holding 130 barrels of their semi-solid bitumen get loaded onto the container vessel at Prince Rupert and get sent to its destination in China.
Alberta Health Services (AHS) has declared an outbreak of pertussis (whooping cough) in the west part of AHS South Zone, including the communities of Lethbridge, Lethbridge County and Raymond.
Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) is once again hosting the ultimate one-stop-shop (so to speak) for seniors Oct. 17 with a Seniors' Conference in Milk River at the community's Civic Centre from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Volunteers are needed in Lethbridge and Medicine Hat to support adults participating in local Alberta Health Services (AHS) recreation and leisure programs.
Praxis Science Outreach Society’s 28th annual Family Science Olympics will be held on Saturday, October 26, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Medicine Hat College.
South Eastern Alberta Search and Rescue Association (SEASAR) is launching its annual volunteer recruitment drive with an open house and prospective member’s meetings on Sunday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Southeast Alberta escaped the brunt of the snowstorm that dumped heavy, wet snow across the southern part of the province over the weekend, but the early snowfall was more than enough for producers who were in the midst of getting their crops off the field.
A new thought-provoking and must-see documentary entitled “Breaking Loneliness” will be available on CBC Gem Sept. 27 and airing on CBC TV in Alberta on Sept. 28.
It was an opportunity to present the uniqueness of Prairie Rose School Division and the challenges of having such a geographically large division when trustees met with Alberta education minister Adriana LaGrange prior to their regular board meeting on Sept. 11.
“Songs4Ken” is a variety-type show featuring a phenomenal house band and five southern Alberta musical favourites including T. Buckley, Mike Stack, Emily Triggs, Jess Dollimont and John Wort Hannam. Visual artist Randall Wiebe will also be painting on stage. The evening is to support and rai…
Things are going to get a bit more rocky for participants in a brand new race coming to the Crowsnest Pass. From the creators of the notorious Sinister 7 comes “Run the Rocks” on Sept. 14. The race begins at 12 p.m.
Niki Flundra's ultimate equine event “Heart of the Horse” is premiering just outside of Nanton at the Silver Slate Arena Sept. 20-22. The extravaganza will feature Dan James, Glenn Stewart, Matt Robertson and Amberley Snyder. Amber Marshall, star of the CBC hit TV show “Heartland” will also …
Southern Alberta Mayors and Reeves is calling on Premier Jason Kenney and Health Minister Tyler Shandro to provide ongoing funding for HALO, as well as provide $750,000 in bridge funding to cover operating costs until the current contract expires on Oct. 1 after passing the motion at a recen…
Pincher Creek and area residents are invited to share their thoughts on local healthcare delivery and services at a meeting of the Oldman River Health Advisory Council (HAC).
On Thursday, September 5, the County of Newell Council voted in favour of the County of Newell to end their participation with the Regional Working Group, therefore ending their research into amalgamation. Based on this decision, consensus of the Regional Working Group was to end their amalg…
A free Speaker Series on Family Dynamics will be held at various LDS Church buildings all over the city of Lethbridge on September 20, October 18, and November 15.
With September just around the corner, Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding Albertans to make sure immunization is on your back-to-school-checklist for your child.
Southern Alberta residents living with chronic disease have an opportunity to join a free Alberta Health Services (AHS) program designed to help them take control of their health and improve their quality of life.