Lacombe Express Staff

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Blackfalds RCMP are investigating a suspicious fire in Lacombe County

On Nov. 4th, at about 11:30 p.m. an unoccupied holiday trailer was discovered on fire

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Blackfalds RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash

Blackfalds RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash

A collision involving a motorcycle and a pickup occurred Wednesday evening.

Blackfalds RCMP respond to fatal motorcycle crash
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City of Lacombe council highlights – August 10, 2020

The next scheduled Council Meeting is August 17, 2020, at 5 p.m. (Committee)

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Seen in the photo are Valerie Braiden, President of IODE Alberta, and Ian Wheeliker, head of ACWS. (Photo submitted)

IODE Alberta Presents $50,000 to Alberta Women’s Shelters

Several members of Lord Lascelles Chapter of IODE , Lacombe, were present

Seen in the photo are Valerie Braiden, President of IODE Alberta, and Ian Wheeliker, head of ACWS. (Photo submitted)
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Lacombe bylaw aims to promote collaboration for delivering community economic development

Bylaw is intended to provide high level guidance to Echo Lacombe and other community groups

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Cilantro and Chive’s Burger of the Month Program raised $1,499 for the Reading College, which helps support the literacy programming they offer free of charge to families due to community support and local donors. This month’s burger was the ‘Rogie’, created by Becky Murray. (Photo submitted by Cilantro and Chive)
Cilantro and Chive’s Burger of the Month Program raised $1,499 for the Reading College, which helps support the literacy programming they offer free of charge to families due to community support and local donors. This month’s burger was the ‘Rogie’, created by Becky Murray. (Photo submitted by Cilantro and Chive)
All dressed for a Sunday drive, 1930’s. Can anyone identify this young lady, email debragillard@aol.com? (Photo submitted by the Lacombe and District Historical Society)

PHOTO: Lacombe Look Back

All dressed for a Sunday drive in the 1930s

All dressed for a Sunday drive, 1930’s. Can anyone identify this young lady, email debragillard@aol.com? (Photo submitted by the Lacombe and District Historical Society)
Ellis Bird Farm recently held a ceremony to open their new North Viewpoint Bridge. (Photo Submitted)

PHOTOS: North Viewpoint Bridge opened at Ellis Bird Farm

A grant from Dow Canada allowed the project to go forward

Ellis Bird Farm recently held a ceremony to open their new North Viewpoint Bridge. (Photo Submitted)
Lacombe youth wins Trail Building Competition

Lacombe youth wins Trail Building Competition

Darin Boehme of Lacombe won Alberta TrailNet’s first trail building challenge

Lacombe youth wins Trail Building Competition
County residents and businesses will pay the price of Province’s proposed oil and gas assessment models

County residents and businesses will pay the price of Province’s proposed oil and gas assessment models

If approved, the changes would significantly impact residents and businesses in Lacombe County

County residents and businesses will pay the price of Province’s proposed oil and gas assessment models
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LETTER: AB Advanced Ed

“The plan’s ideas are as dated as an Ayn Rand novel and as bland as Reaganomics and Thatcherism”

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The Ecovison Club at Lacombe Composite High School introduced plans Roofs 4 Kids during the 2018-2019 school year. Co-op recently donated $50,000 to the project. (Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express)

Lacombe Composites Ecovision Roofs 4 Kids project receives $50,000 from Co-op

Co-op donates $50,000 for Horticultural and Animal Therapy programs

The Ecovison Club at Lacombe Composite High School introduced plans Roofs 4 Kids during the 2018-2019 school year. Co-op recently donated $50,000 to the project. (Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express)
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City of Lacombe council highlights – July 13, 2020

The next scheduled council meeting is Aug, 10, 2020, at 5 p.m.

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City of Lacombe announces Westview Stairs to complete trail in lands west of Fairway Heights

Council approved the award of a contract to Timcon Construction

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Lacombe County: Notice of closure for construction on bridge and road

Road/bridge closure due to bridge construction from July 15 until July 29

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Vehicles and customers outside of the Aspen Beach Grocery, Gull Lake, 1920. (Photo submitted by the Lacombe and District Historical Society)

PHOTO: Lacombe Look Back

Vehicles and customers outside of the Aspen Beach Grocery, Gull Lake, 1920

Vehicles and customers outside of the Aspen Beach Grocery, Gull Lake, 1920. (Photo submitted by the Lacombe and District Historical Society)
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Lacombe Museums announce reopening plan

Michener House Museum & Archives open July 2; Lacombe Blacksmith Shop Museum on July 16

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A large crowd in the stands and viewing tower waiting for the Canada Day Parade - 1923. (Photo submitted by the Lacombe and District Historical Society)

PHOTO: Lacombe Look Back

Canada Day 1923 in Lacombe

A large crowd in the stands and viewing tower waiting for the Canada Day Parade - 1923. (Photo submitted by the Lacombe and District Historical Society)
UCP MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka Ron Orr

COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

‘Alberta’s recovery plan will see the accelerated diversification of our economy’

UCP MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka Ron Orr