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January 24, 2017 January 24, 2017

Coaldale Cares Blood Drive a success

By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News Kudos to the Coaldale Cares Blood Drive in December. According to the Lethbridge clinic, there were 73 regular donors and 29 new donors for a total of 102 blood donations, with a goal of 100 donations. “With your help we collected 1,286 of 1,256 blood donations in Lethbridge in December. Patients and their families greatly appreciate your support,” said… Read More »

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Unlawful to operate equipment for snow clearing on county roads

Lethbridge County Public Works are reminding rural home owners not to operate equipment such as graders or plows for the purpose of snow removal on… Read More »

New fire chief named — Frank West is at the helm in Picture Butte

By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News After a meeting held Jan. 5, Frank West was elected as the new fire chief for Picture Butte and… Read More »

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Jimmy’s Mighty Knights

The Picture Butte Blades Initiation team (Jimmy's Mighty Knights) defeated the Coaldale Black Cobras in a great 11-7 match recently. Jesse Klingenberg and Kale Okubo… Read More »

Picture Butte Fish and Game celebrates 65 years in 2017

By Stan Ashbee Sunny South News Believe it or not, 2017 marks the Picture Butte Fish and Game Association’s 65th anniversary. Each year, the club… Read More »

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A banner year

By Loraine Debnam At the beginning of January, when I was noting important dates on my new calendar, it was evident 2017 is going to… Read More »

Happy New Year from down under

By Bruce Murray We are currently visiting our eldest son and his family in South Australia and I thought it would be fun to share… Read More »


Are taxes a necessary evil, as a province or municipality moves forward?

Should Alberta just suck it up and implement a sales tax like other provinces? A sales tax would help cover the costs of updating aging… Read More »

Gambling — The good, bad and the ugly

Gambling — good, bad or impartial? There’s casinos, bingo, lottery tickets, raffles, draws, video games and VLTs. Schools do it, churches do it, groups do… Read More »

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