RCMP/Provincial Police Transition Discussion Meeting held in Drumheller

The “Keep Alberta RCMP Community Engagement Tour” which has been holding public meetings across Alberta since January and will continue until March 3, stopped in Drumheller on February 2.

Hosted by Jeff McGowan and Kevin R. Halwa, both Directors of the Prairie North Region of the National Police Federation, addressed an assembly of 21, pre-registered guests. (COVID-19 protocols limited the number that could be accommodated.)

The presentation was to counter, or balance the suggestion

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Three Hills Curling Club to receive $100,000 CFEP Grant

The Three Hills Curling Club has been awarded a $100,000 grant to help with its ice-plant upgrades and other related improvements.

The announcement of the Community Facility Enhancement Program Grant came in a mid-January letter, according to Curling Club president Mark Ferguson.

“We are really happy with the announcement and are meeting this week to discuss how best to apply the funds,” Ferguson said.

The old system relied on a refrigerant which had been outlawed and had also excee

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Alberta takes steps to safely return to normal

Provincewide public health measures will be gradually lifted as the fifth wave of COVID-19 subsides and pressure on the health-care system eases.

Alberta will begin a careful and prudent plan to phase out public health measures, starting Feb. 8. The three-step approach will begin with lower-risk activities while maintaining protections for the health-care system, including continuing care facilities.

Beginning Feb. 8 at 11:59 p.m., Alberta will move to step one, which includes the removal of th

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On the afternoon of Friday, February 4, students from Prairie Christian Academy lined Hiway 583, in Three Hills, signs in hand to show their support for the removal of Vaccine Mandates.  Premier Kenny has stated that a 'phased' removal of the Mandates will be announced as early as this week.

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