Stettler and Bashaw residents in possession of cocaine

Stettler RCMP execute search warrant and locate cocaine and crack cocaine

Stettler and Bashaw residents were charged after RCMP located cocaine and crack cocaine.

On Feb. 7 Stettler RCMP executed a search warrant along with the Red Deer RCMP police dog unit at a residence. In a team effort, Stettler EMS was on standby over concerns of the presence of fentanyl.

Police say there was a quantity of cocaine and crack cocaine in the residence along with several people. Two Stettler residents, a Big Valley resident and a Bashaw resident were charged.

For Stettler, William McKinnon and Jasmine Bourgoin face charges of possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking. Victor Foley of Big Valley is charged with possession of stolen property and Chelsea Gillies of Bashaw is charged with possession of cocaine.

All are expected to be in Stettler court to face those charges although a date hasn’t been released.

Just Posted

‘Meet in the Millet’ is major chamber meeting Sept. 7

Multiple chambers will hear three levels of government updates

Writer says Sandra Kim wrongfully attacked

Letter states Kim’s comments on religion, homosexuality not hate speech

Harley Davidson will sell sport and dirt bikes, they say

Beginning next year, HD will face beginning of the end

Who doesn’t like the Reuben sandwich?

Corned beef recipe sounds delish

Ice cream day at train museum

The Alberta Central Railway Museum offered free ice cream Aug. 5. Photo by Stu Salkeld

Interim GoFundMe payments approved in Humboldt Broncos crash

$50,000 to be given to each of the 13 survivors and each family of the 16 people who died

Quebec sets aside $900 million for companies hurt by U.S. tariffs

Premier Philippe Couillard says his government will make $863 million available over five years

Farmers ponder impact of alternatives to pesticides being banned

The nicotine-based pesticides scientists have linked to a rising number of honey bee deaths will be phased out of use in Canada over a three year period starting in 2021.

Time to kick maverick Tory MP Maxime Bernier out of caucus, Scheer urged

Conservative MP Maxime Bernier is taking issue with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s oft-repeated message of diversity in Canada, calling it a form of “radical multiculturalism.”

Thousands of police officers expected at regimental funeral in Fredericton

Two civilians were killed in a shooting in Fredericton that also claimed the lives of two police officers.

Liberals look at creating federal holiday to mark legacy of residential schools

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde said day to recognize painful legacy would boost understanding

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?

Home cooks looking to follow their cuisine dreams can apply now.

Ponoka RCMP seek arrest warrants in Hammy’s Liquor armed robbery

The armed robbery occurred with a knife on Aug. 11 and one suspect was caught shortly after

Most Read