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Sunny South News Offices closed to the public

Attention Sunny South News Readers: Due to the significant increase in local Covid-19 cases, we will temporarily closing the Sunny South News offices to the public. One of our employees can be reached by calling us at 403-345-3081 between the hours 9:00 – 3:00 p.m. to assist you with subscriptions, classifieds or advertising. Our office will re-open when our community level of Covid cases shows improvement. We thank… Read More »

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Fees and Rates Bylaw updated for Coaldale subdivision applications

By Nikki Jamieson Sunny South News Fees formerly collected by a regional services commission for subdivision files will now be collected by the Town of… Read More »

Picture Butte council passes 2021 budgets

By Nikki Jamieson Sunny South News Picture Butte town council has passed their interim capital and operating budgets. During their regular Dec. 14, 2020 council… Read More »

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Town of Coaldale Projects Operational Surplus for New Multi-Use Recreational Facility

 Local fitness centre Twisted Steel to partner with Town in new facility The Town of Coaldale is thrilled to provide updates to the new Multi-Use… Read More »

Three COVID cases on Copperheads

Ryan Mccracken Southern Alberta Newspapers Three players on the Coaldale Copperheads have tested positive for COVID-19, prompting the cancellation of this weekend's pair of games… Read More »

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Pandemic recovery plan

We need a 'Made in Canada'plan to get the country back on track economically How should Canada look to recover? With nearly one year of… Read More »

Inaction on China and the security threat

Editor: Canada is standing at a precipice. When it comes to China, inaction and appeasement are no longer acceptable. Yesterday, I spoke to our Conservative… Read More »


Thank you Picture Butte community

Dear Editor: We want to thank the merchants and businesses in Picture Butte for the good care they have taken of our seniors and our… Read More »

Community starts with YOU!

Community journalism is, and has always been, an invaluable asset to community newspapers. Moving forward in 2021 is no exception. The eyes and ears of… Read More »


Pittman enters 4-H Hall of Fame

By Nikki Jamieson Sunny South News A Picture Butte area sheep farmer has received a provincial 4-H honour. Andy Pittman is one of two people… Read More »

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