County to Contribute to New Roof Costs for Lacombe Curling Rink

Lacombe County will chip in to help the City of Lacombe with the cost of a new roof for the curling rink. Last fall leaks into the curling rink were discovered, they were linked to damages sustained…

Local Sports

AFL season approaches as Buccaneers play intra-squad game

The Central Alberta Buccaneers played their intra-squad game at MEGlobal Athletic Park in Lacombe last Saturday. As the Bucs approach the start of the Alberta Football League season, head coach Fred…

Viking Projects to sponsor the 2019 Allan Cup in Lacombe

The Lacombe Generals had a pretty successful season last year, and exciting plans are in order for the upcoming season, including hosting the 2019 Allan Cup. Tuesday morning, GM Jeff McInnis made the…

'Fight for Hope' Raised at least $40k, Lacombe Boxer Raised the Most

The 2nd annual 'Fight for Hope' up in Grande Prairie this past Saturday is shaping up to be a huge success, with the final fundraisers numbers still being counted, and all proceeds going towards the…

Sylvan Lake Hockey Player Excited for Alberta Cup

Action starts this morning (April 26th) at the 2018 Alberta Cup, with the top 2003-born male hockey players from across the province hitting the ice in Spruce Grove. Jayden Henderson is a forward out…

Ag News

CAFTA Urges Government To Ratify CPTPP Quickly

The Canadian Agri-Food Trade Alliance (CAFTA) is praising the tabling of the Comprehensive and Progressive agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in Parliament and is urging swift…

Farmers Waited Years for Legislative Fix to Rail System

The President of the Grain Growers of Canada said, after roughly 30 years, farmers finally have a legislative fix to Canada's rail system. Jeff Nielsen, who farms in the Olds area, said Bill C-49 was…

CP Rail Employees Reject Company's Latest Offer

The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference says its roughly 3,000 members at CP Rail have voted 98 per cent in favour of rejecting the company's final offer. In an attempt to avoid a work stoppage, the…

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