Drumheller - Just after 5 pm on Thursday, August 19, Dayton Stachniak of Edmonton was officially recognized as the Royal Tyrrell Museum's 10-millionth visitor since the facility opened in 1985. Staff of the Royal Tyrrell Museum, including Executive Director Andrew Neuman, welcomed nine year-old Dayton, his parents Lisa and Jeff Stachniak, and friend Anthony Chinni with a bouquet of balloons, commemorative t-shirts and an honour guard of two local RCMP officers.
"We were joking with my parents be

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Last week, Public Safety Minister the Honourable Vic Toews, asked me, as our local Member of Parliament, to make the formal announcement that Correctional Service of Canada is investing in increased capacity within the Drumheller Institution and Bowden Institution, both federal penitentiaries.  This additional capacity is part of our Conservative Government's plan to help ensure that criminals serve sentences that reflect the severity of their crimes.
In my speech, I emphasized that our governme

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Kneehill County residents turned out to voice their opinions on Integrated Community Sustainability Plan meetings held in Huxley and Swalwell last week.
An Integrated Community Sustainability Plan (ICSP) is a Federal and Provincial initiative that encourages municipalities to indentify long-term community objectives and goals. Those goals and objectives would then be evaluated using five factors or "pillars". The five pillars are Environmental, Economical, Social, Cultural and Governance.
"This

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PCAAT Student Ministry Teams return
Three leaders, one question, same answer.
Would you go back?
Kevin Peters said, "Tomorrow." Shannon Weiss said, "Today!" Annette Maningas grinned and said, "When do we leave?"
These Prairie leaders took student ministry teams to Mozambique and the Philippines this summer and, like their students, now face the dauntingly impossible task of trying to compress intense cross-cultural experiences into an emotional package North Americans can understand.
But they would go back, despite the disconnect

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