Christi Albers-Manicke

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Simple checks can help your pets avoid ticks this season

As the days get longer and the weather gets nicer, pets and…

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Lacombe minor football teams ready to hit the field

Lacombe Minor Football is hoping to round up a few more players…

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Rimbey’s remaining payphone to make final call in April

I nearly wept. My publisher Leah, stood beside me obviously shook. We…

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Heartland Riders kick-off club season

Looking for a few new members to join their antics this year

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Where are all the swine assistants?

I share my house with a few creatures. Cats, birds, humans and…

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Newly appointed principal at Alix MAC School

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) recently announced the appointment of Adrian Paolinelli…

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Native plant workshop for local gardeners

Lacombe County and ALCLA Native Plants have teamed up to offer an…

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(L-R) Mariska Konnik, Isabella Konnik, Councillor Reuben Konnik, Lucas Konnik, and Jacob Konnik in a past Pitch-In Week cleanup. (Photo submitted by the City of Lacombe)

20-minute makeover for Lacombe during Pitch-In Week

City council members are hoping residents will help them give Lacombe a…

(L-R) Mariska Konnik, Isabella Konnik, Councillor Reuben Konnik, Lucas Konnik, and Jacob Konnik in a past Pitch-In Week cleanup. (Photo submitted by the City of Lacombe)
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Lacombe seniors encouraged to take part in fall prevention program

Lacombe seniors are being encouraged to be proactive with their ‘fall health’…

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Lacombe FCSS initiative sees teams help with community projects

Over the next few months, Lacombe and District FCSS will be on…

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A woman browses produce at the Lacombe farmer's market. (Lacombe Express file photo)

Lacombe farmers market moves to new day and time

The Lacombe Farmer’s Market is changing their days of operation for the…

A woman browses produce at the Lacombe farmer's market. (Lacombe Express file photo)
Alberta and Ellie have returned to their nest the Ellis Bird farm. Photo is from the 2020 summer season. (Myrna Pearman/Ellisbirdfarm.ca )

A few new things around the Ellis Bird Farm this season

The Ellis Bird Farm is coming out of hibernation and getting ready…

Alberta and Ellie have returned to their nest the Ellis Bird farm. Photo is from the 2020 summer season. (Myrna Pearman/Ellisbirdfarm.ca )
Spring flooded street in Lacombe, year unknown. (Archival Image LDHS 90.1.473. Lacombe District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)

Lacombe looks back

Spring flooded street in Lacombe, year unknown. (Archival Image LDHS 90.1.473. Lacombe…

Spring flooded street in Lacombe, year unknown. (Archival Image LDHS 90.1.473. Lacombe District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)
One of the seven families that will be arriving from Ukraine thanks to the sponsorship and support from Olya Kay and other Lacombe area residents. (Submitted)

Lacombe prepares to welcome families from Ukraine

Lacombe resident Olya Kay has spent the last few weeks on the…

One of the seven families that will be arriving from Ukraine thanks to the sponsorship and support from Olya Kay and other Lacombe area residents. (Submitted)
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Library spice subscription adds a little zest to Lacombe’s dinner plates

Home chefs will need a bit more room in their spice cabinet…

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Birthday party burn-out

This past Saturday the family and I decided to take on a…

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Okawimaw Asksisis is Cree for “little mother earth ” and is the official name of the EPICC garden at LCHS. (Christi Albers-Manicke/Lacombe Express)

Official name of EPICC garden at Lacombe Composite High School unveiled

The official name of the Educational Pollantator Indigenous Carbon Capture (EPICC) garden…

Okawimaw Asksisis is Cree for “little mother earth ” and is the official name of the EPICC garden at LCHS. (Christi Albers-Manicke/Lacombe Express)
The current Lacombe and District museum archives at the Micher House have been outgrowing its space for a while now. The recent funding will help the museum move the archives to their new. home in the Flatiron building. (Christi Albers-Manicke/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Lacombe Historical Society inches closer to opening Michener House, moving archives

County will fund contribution from the recreation capital assistance reserve

The current Lacombe and District museum archives at the Micher House have been outgrowing its space for a while now. The recent funding will help the museum move the archives to their new. home in the Flatiron building. (Christi Albers-Manicke/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
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Proposal started for Lacombe County land annexation

Blackfalds may get a little bigger as the Town looks to annex…

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