There's Walter, father of "the Great One", and there's Troy, father of "the Next One". And then there's Bernie, father of "Captain Canada", who'll be gracing the stage at the 2010 edition of the PCA Sabres Athletics Banquet and Fundraising Auction as keynote speaker. Bernie Doan has been involved with hockey all of his life, whether as a player, coach or "dad", and enjoys mentoring young people to be their best. Bernie himself was drafted into the NHL some 30 years ago, and has a soul-stirring s

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One of these prizes, made by local artisans, could be yours by searching for Art Treasurers in Kneehill County. Did you find art work by Lynda Montgomery, Carol Tupper, Alice Klassen, Norm Harrison, Tyra Leather, Shirley Adam, Daphne Stankeviech, Carol Metzger, Eldon Walls, Gina Buchanan, Brenda Cunnigham, Ellen Dick, and Violet Ducommon? For places to keep looking, check out coming events in this week's Capital. Hurry, you only have until September 30, 2010. The Art Treasure Hunt in Kneehill C

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Great sound and stage presence

On a cold, rainy Sunday night an enthusiastic Three Hills audience was treated to the smooth vocal tones and picture perfect harmonies of Hilary Grist and Sara Ciantar. On their way to Winnipeg with many small town stops along the way, these two singer/songwriters did not fail to put all of their energy into a well-crafted set of songs accompanied by an unassuming, humorous and classy stage presence.
Ciantar opened up with songs borne out of her many travels around North America and Europe. So

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Hilary Grist to perform Sunday, September 19

 

Imagine travelling cross-Canada, leaving your musical imprint on the hearts and minds of residents in small towns, living off whatever you could make by passing the hat or hoping against hope that you might pack out the place so you could afford gas to the next town. Imagine small community halls, city cafe's, diner food, different beds every night, the smell of a brisk prairie wind blowing across an empty gas station lot at 3 in the morning. Imagine all this and you'll be thinking about what

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