Whirling Disease Discovered in Red Deer River Watershed

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has declared the Red Deer River watershed infected with whirling disease. While not harmful to humans, whirling disease can severely affect juvenile trout…

Local Sports

Dodgers Fall to the Trappers, Move to 6-2 on the Season

Lacombe Dodgers dropped to 6-2 on the season, after losing to the Innisfail Trappers 5-1 last night. Although it didn’t go the way they wanted, player-manager Andre Touchette said that’s just the way…

Dodgers Offence Explodes Over the Brewers in Double Header

Lacombe Dodgers are now 5-1 on the season after beating the Airdrie Brewers 9-5 and 16-3 in a double header on Saturday. Player-Manager Andre Touchette said the team struggled on defense, but made up…

Racers Help Raise Money For Local Youth

138 Racers braved the rainy weather Saturday to support local youth. The 2017 BDO Run for Youth featured 3k, 5k, and 10k races along with a half marathon, with all funds raised going to Central…

Central Alberta Buccaneers fall 28-7 to Calgary Gators

The Central Alberta Buccaneers lost their first regular season game in more than a year on Saturday night in Lacombe, falling 28-7 to the Calgary Gators. Calgary scored four touchdowns in the first…

Ag News

Walmart Introduces Canadian AAA Angus Beef Program

As of May 11 2017, Walmart introduced their new Canadian AAA Angus Beef Program. Walmart released a statement saying this will signal a further commitment from the retailer in offering top quality,…

Agriculture and NAFTA Discussed at Trilateral Trade Meeting

On Tuesday, June 20th in Savannah, Georgia, North America's Ag leaders met to discuss the upcoming NAFTA re-negotiations. It was the first meeting between Canadian Ag Minister Lawrence MacAulay,…

Alberta Business Featured in the New Innovation Section of Farm Show

Canada's Farm Progress Show is celebrating it's 40th Anniversary. The show will be held June 21-23 in Regina, Sask. One of the Alberta businesses to be featured in the new innovation section of the…

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07 June 2017 12:00 pm - 31 August 2017 9:00 am

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Kiwanis Gallery Exhibit Opening

19 June 2017 9:00 am - 08 July 2017 4:00 pm

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24 June 2017 1:00 pm - 25 June 2017 4:30 pm

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27 June 2017 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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