Christi Albers-Manicke

The Lacombe Farmer’s Horse Sale, held in mid-March from 1925 to 1950 drew buyers from as far away as Ontario. It was the highlight of the month for locals as the number of vehicles in this 1938 photo shows. Archival Image LDHS 93.1.91 (Lacombe and District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)

Lacombe looks back

The Lacombe Farmer’s Horse Sale, held in mid-March from 1925 to 1950…

The Lacombe Farmer’s Horse Sale, held in mid-March from 1925 to 1950 drew buyers from as far away as Ontario. It was the highlight of the month for locals as the number of vehicles in this 1938 photo shows. Archival Image LDHS 93.1.91 (Lacombe and District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)
Before the conflict, Julia and Zaza. (Heidi Baumback facebook)

Lacombe county resident assisting in Poland

A week ago, Lacombe County resident Heidi Baumbach arrived in Poland with…

Before the conflict, Julia and Zaza. (Heidi Baumback facebook)
The Biglenko family. (Heidi Baumback facebook)

Lacombe county resident assisting in Poland

A week ago, Lacombe County resident Heidi Baumbach arrived in Poland with…

The Biglenko family. (Heidi Baumback facebook)
Autograph signing with celebrity guests CFL stars Calvin McCarty, Tanner Green, and Cole Nelson. (Submitted)

Lacombe Athletic Park Association gala returns with success

The totals are not quite official yet but the Lacombe Athletic Park…

Autograph signing with celebrity guests CFL stars Calvin McCarty, Tanner Green, and Cole Nelson. (Submitted)
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Nothing brings you closer than ice fishing

This past weekend we had enough of annoying each other indoors and…

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Lacombe residents frustrated with the rising utility rates

Central Albertans are frustrated with the rising utility rates and lack of…

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City of Lacombe release year in review

The City of Lacombe has released their 2021 Year in Review. The…

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Children five and under will be able to attend school outdoors through Nature Skool in Bentley. (Dianne Bersea/BLACKPRESS FILE PHOTO)

Learning outside through Bentley Nature Skool

The Bentley Municipal Library has partnered with The Boho Apothecary and Studio…

Children five and under will be able to attend school outdoors through Nature Skool in Bentley. (Dianne Bersea/BLACKPRESS FILE PHOTO)
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The advances of 3D printing have brought society food, living tissue and cat helmets

Last week my husband gathered up the courage to break the news…

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If hospitalizations are trending downwards at the end of the month, the province will move into step 2 on March 1 and public health measures will be updated.

Lacombe businesses ready for lift of REP and COVID restrictions

On Feb. 9 the province of Alberta entered step 1 of phasing…

If hospitalizations are trending downwards at the end of the month, the province will move into step 2 on March 1 and public health measures will be updated.
Left to right, Arnie MacAskill, Joe Sampson, Ed Pangle and Dwight Baird presented Al Cameron, founder of the Veterans Voices of Canada with a cheque for $3,500 for the Flags of Remembrance. (Christi Albers-Manicke/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Lacombe Flags of Remembrance donation

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 79 in Lacombe made a donation…

Left to right, Arnie MacAskill, Joe Sampson, Ed Pangle and Dwight Baird presented Al Cameron, founder of the Veterans Voices of Canada with a cheque for $3,500 for the Flags of Remembrance. (Christi Albers-Manicke/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
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Lacombe County selected to participate in the 2022 Municipal Energy Champions program

Lacombe County is one of six municipalities selected to participate in the…

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Family team building exercise, room cleaning

With Spring around the corner I figured it was time for the…

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Supporters stopped along Highway 2 on Feb. 5, 2022 as a slow roll convoy made their way from Calgary to Edmonton. The convoy was part of a larger protest against COVID-19 mandates that took place in Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto and Quebec.

Convoy against mandates

Supporters stopped along Highway 2 on Feb. 5, 2022 as a slow…

Supporters stopped along Highway 2 on Feb. 5, 2022 as a slow roll convoy made their way from Calgary to Edmonton. The convoy was part of a larger protest against COVID-19 mandates that took place in Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto and Quebec.
The Lacombe Athletic Park Association welcomed Edmonton Eskimo Tanner Green and Olympic Athlete Jessica O’Connell to their annual Gala in 2020. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Lacombe Athletic Park invites you to the ‘grooviest’ gala

The Lacombe Athletic Park Association (LAPA) will be hosting the ‘grooviest’ party…

The Lacombe Athletic Park Association welcomed Edmonton Eskimo Tanner Green and Olympic Athlete Jessica O’Connell to their annual Gala in 2020. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
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Gaming for the good of animals

Gamers, this is your call of duty, gather your league of legends…

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Skiers enjoy the Medicine Hill Ski Lodge in1971. (Medicine Hill Ski Lodge file photo)

Medicine Lodge awaits snow to begin 60th season

The Medicine Lodge ski hill still needs a few inches of snow…

Skiers enjoy the Medicine Hill Ski Lodge in1971. (Medicine Hill Ski Lodge file photo)
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Regional rail line proposal making tracks in central Alberta

A new regional rail line proposal that would connect communities throughout central…

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The backyard dinosaurs in summer (Christi Albers-Manicke/BLACK PRESS)

Chicken surveillance and friend cameos

We joined the wireless security community this weekend

The backyard dinosaurs in summer (Christi Albers-Manicke/BLACK PRESS)
Lacombe & District FCSS wants to prinkle Lacombe with kindness throughout the month of February.(Submitted)
Lacombe & District FCSS wants to prinkle Lacombe with kindness throughout the month of February.(Submitted)