Fatal Turner Valley Car Accident on Saturday

A fatal collision occured near Turner Valley, on Saturday morning at 7:40am June 24th 2018. It was a two car collision on highway 22 North of Millarville. Upon the arrival of the RCMP a 34 year old…

Local Sports

Local Hockey Player Picked up by the Ottawa Senators

#24 for the Okotoks Oilers is now an Ottawa Senator. Okotoks Oilers Defenseman Jacob Bernard-Docker was picked up by the Senators in the 1st round of the NHL drafts on Friday June 23. Docker will…

UPDATE: Location and Time Changed for Calgary Foothills FC Take On Vancouver in Okotoks

The Calgary Foothills are set to take on the TSS FC Rovers from Vancouver this afternoon. The Rovers are the only team able to beat the Foothills this season. Its the third meeting of the season for…

Day 2 at the Rodeo Looks Good For Locals

It was a good night on Friday June 22 for rodeo action at Guy Weadick Days in High River. Saddle bronc rider Sam Kelts, from Stavely sits in 1st place overall as he held on for a score of 80, and is…

Mark Sutherland Among the Top 5 After Night Two in High River

At Guy Weadick Days last night on Friday June 22 2018, Mark Sutherland remains in the top 5, after night two. Sutherland says consistency might give him a shot: "hopefully we can just keep rolling,…

Ag News

Students Visit Rural Alberta to Learn the Importance of Pollinators

Beekeepers Kristen Hall and Oscar Anderson with Bee My Honey hosted Calgary elementary students at their hives in Blackie on Friday, June 22nd. In celebration of National Pollinator Week, the Grade 4…

Ag Group Calling on Government to Support Better Access to Markets

The Canadian Agri-Food Trade Alliance (CAFTA) is calling all Parliamentarians to support better access to world markets as continued trade uncertainty threatens Canadian jobs and long-term…

Cattle Markets Remain Seasonal

There's lots of noise in the markets right now. Canfax analyst Brian Perillat says recent factors include the trade dispute between China and the U.S. and current talks surrounding NAFTA. He notes…

Japan Officials Visit Canada After Suspending Canadian Wheat Imports

Officials with Japan's Ministry of Agriculture were in Canada this week to assess the situation concerning the genetically modified (GM) wheat found in Alberta. Japan has temporarily suspended…

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