Crash victims escape serious injury

 

A one-ton truck driven by a male resident of Carstairs, was northbound on SR#806 on Friday, October 15 at 7:00 am, when it collided with a westbound semi truck (hauling grain) at the intersection of 806 and 583. The cab of the semi became detached from the trailer and laid on its side. It was mangled to a point that its driver and passenger (from Strathmore) had to be extricated but had no apparent serious injuries. "They received cuts and bruises," said Three Hills RCMP.
The driver of the on

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Dr. Martin Reedyk Honored

Dr. Martin Reedyk received an award entitled "Friends of Nigeria in Medicine and Humanitarian Outreach" on October 8th, 2010, at the Embassy in Ottawa, Ontario. He, and four others were chosen to receive this award, which is an attempt at condoning the years of hard work Martin has dedicated to the people of Nigeria. It is given to those who have fostered good relationships with the Nigerian people, and pertains to the field of Medicine and Humanitarian efforts. Dr. Reedyk started travelling to

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As winter wheat producers across Alberta prepare to seed their 2010/2011 crop, the Alberta Winter Wheat Producers Commission (AWWPC) is informing them of important upcoming changes to how Canadian Western Red Winter (CWRW) will be classified and graded.
As of Aug. 1, 2013, CDC Kestrel, CDC Clair, CDC Harrier, CDC Falcon and CDC Raptor will be re-assigned to the Canada Western General Purpose (CWGP) class. This will make Radiant, AC Bellatrix, AC Readymade, AC Tempest, CDC Buteo, CDC Osprey, McCl

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Tourism is Alberta's fourth largest industry, generating millions in revenue, along with an estimated 150,000 full, part-time and seasonal jobs. While fewer of these benefits are realized by smaller communities, rural folks are increasingly looking to tourism to create local jobs and generate revenue for local economies.
To support such efforts, Community Futures Wild Rose - in partnership with Travel Alberta - is hosting its biennial Tourism Futures forum to help regional tourism agents and ope

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