Minister Lauches Program To Encourage Women To Run For Office

The province is looking to increase the number of women running in municipal elections. A session will be held Monday night in Calgary for women interested in putting their names forward. The…

Local Sports

Golden Opportunity For Flyers To Bust Out Of Their Slump

The High River Flyers look to bust out of a four game losing streak Friday, October 21, in the Heritage Junior "B" Hockey League. And what better way to do it, than by hosting the 0-and-9 Banff…

3rd Annual Royal West Show Jumping Kicks Off In Calgary

The Longines Royal West show jumping competition kicked off Thursday, at the Agrium Western Event Centre in Calgary and it goes until October 30. John Anderson event organizer says there's an…

Falcons Moving On To Big Rock Finals

The Foothills Falcons advanced to the Big Rock Football League finals with a 42-0 win over the Highwood Mustangs Thursday, October 20. The more powerful Tier II squad had their way with the Tier IV…

Triple 'A' Bisons Gun For 7th Straight Win

The CFR Chemical Triple 'A' Bisons will look for a pair of home wins this weekend. After sporting another sweep on the road in Lloydminster and Edmonton last weekend the herd have improved their…

Ag News

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Hail Claims Up In Alberta

There was a big jump in hail losses in Alberta in 2016. Total payouts in Alberta this year are reported at $64 million, compared to $50 million in 2015. The total number of premiums was at $79…

Three Men Inducted Into Ag Hall Of Fame

Three men have been inducted into the Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame. “The Hall of Fame is a tribute to the ongoing legacy of agricultural innovation in this province," says Oneil Carlier, Minister…

ABP Fall Meetings Coming Up

One of the best ways the Alberta Beef Producers can communicate with grassroots producers is coming up. The organization prides itself on being an organization of producers, run by producers,…

CFA Presents To House Pre-Budget Committee

The Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) voiced its opinion last week to the House of Commons Standing Committee of Finance during its annual pre-budget consultation hearings. CFA President Ron… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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High River Toastmasters

24 October 2016 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

High River Centennial Library, High River

Grand Slam of Curling

25 October 2016 12:00 pm - 30 October 2016 12:00 pm

Pason Centennial Arena, Okotoks, AB, Okotoks

Coffee and Muffin

28 October 2016 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

High River Hospital, lobby outside the lab, High River

Movie in the Park (French)

28 October 2016 7:30 pm

École Beausoleil, Okotoks

Okotoks Art Council "Taste n' Task Rally

29 October 2016 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Starts at Turner Valley Legion

The Travelling Mabels CD release concert

29 October 2016 6:30 pm

East Longview Hall

The Travelling Mabels CD release concert

30 October 2016 1:00 pm

East Longview Hall