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A refugee fleeing the conflict from neighbouring Ukraine holds her baby as she sits in a tent at the Romanian-Ukrainian border, in Siret, Romania, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. Romania, which shares around 600 kilometres (372 miles) of borders with Ukraine to the north, is seeing an influx of refugees from the country as many flee Russia’s attacks. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)

Locals supporting Ukranian refugees in region

Country’s around the world are scrambling to get Ukrainians fleeing the conflict…

A refugee fleeing the conflict from neighbouring Ukraine holds her baby as she sits in a tent at the Romanian-Ukrainian border, in Siret, Romania, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. Romania, which shares around 600 kilometres (372 miles) of borders with Ukraine to the north, is seeing an influx of refugees from the country as many flee Russia’s attacks. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)
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Stettler RCMP arrest one after search warrant

The Stettler RCMP have made an arrest after serving a search warrant…

  • Apr 8, 2022
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Maskwacis RCMP arrest individual for multiple armed robberies

Members of the Maskwacis RCMP were dispatched to a complaint of an…

  • Mar 31, 2022
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RCMP, Fish and Wildlife, County Peace Officers conduct joint operation at Buffalo Lake

A one-day blitz by the RCMP at Buffalo Lake on March 5…

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Stettler RCMP, county peace officers work together to recover vehicle, apprehend suspect

Stettler County peace officers working jointly with the Stettler RCMP were able…

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RCMP arrest wanted suspect in Bashaw

Arrest made in partnership with Stettler, Bashaw RCMP and Central Alberta Crime Reduction Unit

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Boo is back in care after surviving a harrowing 4 month ordeal after escaping care from a foster home near Ponoka in November. (photo submitted)

Rescue dog takes Hollywood-like, four-month journey from Ponoka to Stettler

A dog by the name of Boo has just finished a journey…

Boo is back in care after surviving a harrowing 4 month ordeal after escaping care from a foster home near Ponoka in November. (photo submitted)
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Coronation lay multiple charges stemming from multiple investigations against suspect

The members of the Coronation RCMP have laid multiple charges against a…

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RCMP charge one in latest break and enter at County of Paintearth shop

It’s not often members of the RCMP are able to catch someone…

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Coronation RCMP charge three with possession of stolen property

With recent property crime in the County of Paintearth, residents have been…

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Stettler RCMP recover stolen vehicle near Gadsby

During the evening of March 16 and into the early morning hours…

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The Stettler RCMP have made a number of arrests in recent days

The Stettler RCMP responded to a pair of complaints on March 15.…

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The Rimbey Rodeo is slated to make a much anticipated comeback in 2022. (Photo submitted)

Rimbey Rodeo making a comeback two years after last event

After being absent from the community for two years due to the…

The Rimbey Rodeo is slated to make a much anticipated comeback in 2022. (Photo submitted)
Activities at the camp include putting on a drama! (Photo submitted)

Bar Harbour Camp anticipating full summer season in 2022

Just down the coastline of Buffalo Lake from the Village of White…

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The clinic now has a veterinarian workspace and pharmacy area. (Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)

The veterinary crisis is a worldwide problem

The veterinary industry in Alberta, and around the world, is in crisis.…

The clinic now has a veterinarian workspace and pharmacy area. (Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
Beau Cooper of Stettler is the PRCA Rookie of the Year in tie-down roping for 2021. (Billie-Jean Duff photo)

Stettler cowboy wins PCRA Rookie of the Year

The Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association (PRCA), the largest rodeo association in North…

Beau Cooper of Stettler is the PRCA Rookie of the Year in tie-down roping for 2021. (Billie-Jean Duff photo)
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Santa is headed to Bentley Dec. 4

Santa is visiting Bentley, on Dec. 4 and he’s encouraging resident’s to…

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Calysto steelband in Blackfalds. (Photo:Chevi Rabbit/Blackpress)

Calysto steelband performs in Blackfalds summer culture series

All events will be at Ag Society Amphitheatre, Abbey Centre, 4500 Womacks Rd

Calysto steelband in Blackfalds. (Photo:Chevi Rabbit/Blackpress)