Monthly Archive

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 356 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local Sports
Victoria Formanski

World Junior Hockey Championship coming to Red Deer and Edmonton

Even the smallest of sports fans will be excited about the upcoming tournaments taking place in Alberta, between the 2019 Canada Winter Games happening this year, and now the exciting announcement t read more..

Local Sports
Victoria Formanski

Snow day spent shoveling sidewalks

Most schools in the Central Alberta area have been shut down due to snowy and icy conditions, but that didn’t stop the Bantam ‘A’ Rockets for getting outside. The team decided to take the day off t read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Lacombe Ringette Association hosts annual tournament this weekend

The Lacombe Edge Ice Breaker Ringette Tournament is on once again this weekend, with 38 teams playing games all over Lacombe, Blackfalds, and Clive. Co-chair of the tournament Nicole Plewis says team... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Lacombe Seniors Curling Bonspiel hits the ice this week

The ever-popular Lacombe Seniors Curling Bonspiel is on once again this week down at the Gary Moe Auto group Sportsplex. Chairman of the Seniors Bonspiel Committee Ken Brown says they rarely have tro... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

U19AA Sting brings home bronze from tournament in Regina

The U19 AA Sting ringette team brought home a bronze medal from the Regina Invitational AA tournament this past weekend. The Sting beat Regina 2-1 in their opener, and went on to defeat Zone 2 by a s... read more..

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Jordan Davidson

Lacombe Pee Wee Explosion win league championship

The Lacombe Pee Wee Explosion continued their outstanding season this past weekend, beating the Red Deer Hornets 40-0 to become the Central Alberta Peewee Football Champions. With an impressive recor... read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Lacombe Generals forced to cancel Friday game

The Lacombe Generals have no opponent to hit the ice with on Friday, November 2nd. They were scheduled to play the Fort Saskatchewan Chiefs had to pull their team out of the league. “I’m proud to s read more..

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Jordan Davidson

Sockey Night in Red Deer back for Rebels vs. Ice game

It's Sockey Night in Red Deer at the Rebels versus the Kootney Ice game Saturday, October 20th in Red Deer, and it's not because they will be selling Japanese rice wine. The socks will be collected a... read more..

Local Sports
Victoria Formanski

2019 Alberta Cup to be hosted in Red Deer

Red Deer seems to be a hot spot for sports this year, but for hockey in particular. The 2019 and 2020 Alberta Cup tournament will be hosted at the Gary W. Harris Canada games Centre. This year it read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Burman University Bobcats Join Prairie Athletic Conference

After playing exhibition games against teams from the Alberta College Athletic Conference (ACAC) for the past couple of years since the collapse of their former league, the Burman University Bobcats f... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Lacombe Pee Wee Explosion Football Team Remains Undefeated

With the snow having to be removed by bobcat before the start of the game, the Lacombe Pee Wee Explosion football team defeated Strathmore 46-0 on Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 at M.E. Global park, m... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Bionic Golf Tournament Tees Off for 8th Year

The 8th annual Sunny 94 Bionic Golf Tournament was held on Friday , September 7th at the Gull Lake Golf Course. The annual event raises money for an arm of the University of Alberta Hospital Foundati... read more..

Local Sports
Joseph Ho

Medicine Hat Mohawks blow out Rams 44-0 in preseason action

The Medicine Hat Mohawks beat the Lacombe Rams 44-0 in preseason high school football action at MEGlobal Athletic Park on Saturday afternoon. “It’s not unexpected. I knew that Medicine Hat was going ... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Lacombe Rams Football Action Starts Sept. 1st

After coming off a heartbreaking loss in the league final last year, the Lacombe Rams football team is hoping that facing some new teams this year will help get them ready to repeat last year’s run, d... read more..

Local Sports
Joseph Ho

Buccaneers off to another AFL final after 38-13 win over Calgary

The Central Alberta Buccaneers defeated the Calgary Wolfpack 38-13 in their Alberta Football League semifinal game in Red Deer on Saturday. Jarrett Burzuk, filling in for injured starting quarterback... read more..

Local Sports
Joseph Ho

Bucs drop regular season finale 35-17 to Fort McMurray Monarchs

The Central Alberta Buccaneers surrendered a touchdown with 2:07 left in their regular season finale to eventually fall 35-17 to the Fort McMurray Monarchs on Saturday night at Great Chief Park. Quar... read more..

Local Sports
Joseph Ho

Trio from Lacombe help Innisfail Merchants win gold at Provincials

Three Lacombe boys helped their team win gold at the Baseball Alberta Junior AAA Baseball Provincial Championships over the long weekend. Ty Wagar, Rylan Zens and Brawley Douglas all play for the Inn... read more..

Local Sports
Joseph Ho

Canada falls 4-3 to Czechs in Hlinka Gretzky Cup pre-tournament

Central Albertans got their one chance to see Team Canada at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup on Saturday during a pre-tournament game against the Czech Republic. Those who nearly packed Red Deer’s Servus Aren... read more..

Local Sports
Joseph Ho

Sylvan Lake AA Mariners Hosting Tier III Provincials this Weekend

The Sylvan Lake Midget AA Mariners are playing for the Tier III provincial championship on home turf this weekend. It will be a five-team tournament at Four Seasons Park and will include teams from B... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

MS Golf Classic On Track to Reach 2018 Fundraising Goal

The MS Golf Classic was this past Monday (July 16th) at the Innisfail Golf Club, where golfers were treated to fun filled day of golf, silent auctions, contest and delicious food. The total fundraisi... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Back for it's 23rd Year, the Sutter Charity Golf Tournament is On this Weekend

Taking place for the 23rd year in a row, the Sutter Charity Golf Tournament makes another appearance in central Alberta this weekend. It's the primary fundraiser for The Sutter Fund, which helps out ... read more..

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Central Alberta Buccaneers outshine St. Albert Stars in 56-8 victory

A match-up between two 3-1 Alberta Football League teams on Saturday was not the clash of titans people were looking for. The Central Alberta Buccaneers defeated the St. Albert Stars 56-8. Buccaneer... read more..

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Locoka tops Blackfalds 8-6 to take lead in bantam championship

The Lacoka Locos bantam lacrosse team beat the Blackfalds Warriors 8-6 Tuesday night at the Gary Moe Auto Group Sportsplex. With the win, the Locos take a 1-0 lead in their best-of-three series for t... read more..

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Bucs break Vandals with eight first-half TDs, grab 64-19 win

Brandon Leyh threw six touchdowns in the first half as the Central Alberta Buccaneers routed the Lloydminster Vandals 64-19 at Great Chief Park on Saturday. In just one half of work, the quarterback ... read more..

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Central Alberta Buccaneers beat Airdrie Irish 48-7 in home opener

The Central Alberta Buccaneers were dominant from the opening kickoff in their home opener last Saturday, beating the Airdrie Irish 48-7 in their first game at Setters Place at Great Chief Park. Firs... read more..

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Bentley School track and field athletes finish fourth at provincials

The Bentley School had a strong showing at the track and field provincials this month, finishing fourth out of 60 1A schools. For Grade 11 student Landon Coulter, it was an especially successful trac... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Dodgers Midget AA Baseball Win Big in Unity

With only one loss so far this season, the Lacombe Dodgers Midget AA baseball team is hoping to keep the momentum going after coming off a big tournament win this past weekend. The Dodgers were in Un... read more..

Local Sports
Jordan Davidson

Gary W. Harris Makes Another Major Donation to Canada Winter Games

Content courtesy of the 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society: The 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society celebrated another major milestone Wednesday with the renaming of the Canada Games Celebration... read more..

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Hunting Hills scores three late goals to beat Rams 3-1 in boys' soccer

Lacombe Composite's boys soccer team took a 1-0 lead into the second half but couldn't hold on for the victory against Hunting Hills. The Lightning scored three late goals to take the match 3-1 at ME... read more..

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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 ... read more..

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