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Famed chuckwagon driver inducted into Wetaskiwin Sports Hall of Fame

Famed chuckwagon driver inducted into Wetaskiwin Sports Hall of Fame

Wetaskiwin community excited about Jerry Bremner induction

  • Mar 16, 2018
Famed chuckwagon driver inducted into Wetaskiwin Sports Hall of Fame
Canada forward Tyler Steenbergen (17) celebrates his game winning goal against Sweden during third period gold medal final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Buffalo, N.Y., on Friday, January 5, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Steenbergen signs with Coyotes

Tyler Steenbergen has signed a three-year entry level contract

Canada forward Tyler Steenbergen (17) celebrates his game winning goal against Sweden during third period gold medal final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Buffalo, N.Y., on Friday, January 5, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Wetaskiwin Ice Kings prepare for Midget B Provincials

Wetaskiwin Ice Kings prepare for Midget B Provincials

Wetaskiwin Minor Hockey hosts provincials for first time since 2010

Wetaskiwin Ice Kings prepare for Midget B Provincials
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Manny's demolition under way this week
Mulhurst Bay Fire Rescue teaches fire prevention at Pipestone Elementary School
City of Wetaskiwin honours orange shirt day
Alder Flats volunteer Al Clemmer serves for over 60 years

Alder Flats volunteer Al Clemmer serves for over 60 years

Sports community has relied on this builder for over six decades

  • Mar 5, 2018
Alder Flats volunteer Al Clemmer serves for over 60 years
Wetaskiwin wrestlers earn medals at Alberta Winter Games

Wetaskiwin wrestlers earn medals at Alberta Winter Games

Games in Wood Buffalo very fruitful for Wetaskiwin grapplers

  • Mar 2, 2018
Wetaskiwin wrestlers earn medals at Alberta Winter Games
Outstanding 2018 group to be inducted into Wetaskiwin and County Sports Hall of Fame

Outstanding 2018 group to be inducted into Wetaskiwin and County Sports Hall of Fame

Chuckwagon driver, football team and more being inducted in April

  • Feb 23, 2018
Outstanding 2018 group to be inducted into Wetaskiwin and County Sports Hall of Fame
Wetaskiwin wrestlers compete in Golden Bear Invitational

Wetaskiwin wrestlers compete in Golden Bear Invitational

Wetaskiwin wrestlers earn medals, experience at U of A

  • Feb 16, 2018
Wetaskiwin wrestlers compete in Golden Bear Invitational
UTVs warming up to race Photos by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake hosts second round of ice racing championships

Racers from all over Alberta and B.C. competed Feb. 11

UTVs warming up to race Photos by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News
Wetaskiwin hockey players shines on elite team

Wetaskiwin hockey players shines on elite team

Colbi Brown of Wetaskiwin skates for Midget Elite Team North on prospects weekend

Wetaskiwin hockey players shines on elite team
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ACCOMPLISHED - Broadcaster Ron MacLean will be joining the festivities this weekend during the Rogers Hometown Hockey event in Lacombe.                                photo submitted

Ron MacLean thrilled to be a part of Rogers Hometown Hockey

Red Deer native always happy to support Central Alberta events

  • Feb 2, 2018
ACCOMPLISHED - Broadcaster Ron MacLean will be joining the festivities this weekend during the Rogers Hometown Hockey event in Lacombe.                                photo submitted
Millet Fish and Game, Friends of Adam raise 70K in Stollery fundraiser

Millet Fish and Game, Friends of Adam raise 70K in Stollery fundraiser

Millet Fish and Game members show incredible support for hospital

  • Feb 1, 2018
Millet Fish and Game, Friends of Adam raise 70K in Stollery fundraiser
GENERALS GAME - The Lacombe Generals are hoping to fill the barn for their game against the Innisfail Eagles on Sunday at 11 a.m. File Photo

Generals hosting signature matinee game during Rogers Hometown Hockey

GM Jeff McInnis excited for influx of hockey fans into City

GENERALS GAME - The Lacombe Generals are hoping to fill the barn for their game against the Innisfail Eagles on Sunday at 11 a.m. File Photo
Ponoka opts in to sponsor 2019 Canada Winter Games

Ponoka opts in to sponsor 2019 Canada Winter Games

The town hopes to split the $50,000 ask with the Ponoka Stampede Association

Ponoka opts in to sponsor 2019 Canada Winter Games
CFR 45 - Robin Bobocell, CEO of the Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce, and Ben Antifaiff, CEO and General Manager at Westerner Park, helped bring in a successful bid to bring the Canadian Finals Rodeo to Red Deer for the next 10 years. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express

Red Deer will officially be the home of the Canadian Finals Rodeo

CFR has potential to bring in an economic impact of $20-30 million

CFR 45 - Robin Bobocell, CEO of the Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce, and Ben Antifaiff, CEO and General Manager at Westerner Park, helped bring in a successful bid to bring the Canadian Finals Rodeo to Red Deer for the next 10 years. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express
Blackjack’s 200 Super Late Model Series at EIR Aug. 12

Blackjack’s 200 Super Late Model Series at EIR Aug. 12

Four-car crash at stock car race near Wetaskiwin Aug. 12

Blackjack’s 200 Super Late Model Series at EIR Aug. 12
Edmonton International Raceway hosting “Super Late Model Series” Aug. 12

Edmonton International Raceway hosting “Super Late Model Series” Aug. 12

Top drivers, teams from across North America will be racing in County of Wetaskiwin

Edmonton International Raceway hosting “Super Late Model Series” Aug. 12
Wetaskiwin area kids get great chance to learn about golf

Wetaskiwin area kids get great chance to learn about golf

Pipestone Links participating in ‘Take a kid to a course’ event

Wetaskiwin area kids get great chance to learn about golf