Limiting Graffiti In Okotoks

The Town of Okotoks is putting its tag on vandals. Instead of allowing those to bask in their glory of making their mark illegally, the Town is simply taking an eraser to the subject. Mayor Bill…

Local Sports

Tough Night Two For Local Drivers

Another tough night for local chuckwagon drivers at the Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby Saturday, as wet, muddy track conditions made for a difficult night two. Okotoks' Mark Sutherland was tops…

Local Cowboys Falter On Day Two

The struggles continue for local cowboys at the Calgary Stampede Rodeo, with all five competitors from the area having a tough day two. All three local bull riders, Chad Besplug out of Claresholm,…

Dawgs Fall To Prospects

A tough end to a five game home stand for the Okotoks Dawgs Saturday night, as they dropped a 3-2 decision to the Edmonton Prospects, their second straight loss. The Dawgs dropped to 3-2 on their…

Local Drivers Battle At The Rangeland Derby

Local drivers aren't that far back of aggregate leader Jamie Laboucane after night one of the Rangeland Derby. High River's Jason Glass and Jordie Fike finished 23rd and 25th respectively. But it was…

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Deadline Coming Wednesday

The deadline is fast approaching if you'd like to nominate someone for the Alberta Beef Producers 2016 Environmental Stewardship Award. The award recognizes cattle producers whose natural resource…
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Farmers Nervous About Too Much Heat

Whether or not we love the heat we're expecting this weekend, it can take it's toll. Not just on us, but on crops around the Foothills, with temperatures in Southern Alberta expected to climb into…
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WHO Cancer Unit Says 2, 4-D "Possibly" Causes Cancer

The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised a flag on another agricultural chemical. The WHO's International Agency For Research on Cancer (IARC) has classified the weed killer 2,4-D as "possibly"… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Art and Music on the Lawn

09 July 2015 4:00 pm

Okotoks Art Gallery, Okotoks

Doris Daley & Eli Barsi in concert

10 July 2015 7:30 pm

Sheep River Library, Turner Valley

Guided Tour of the Okotoks Museum

11 July 2015 1:00 pm

Okotoks Museum, Okotoks

A Cultural Night OUt

16 July 2015 6:00 pm

Okotoks Art Gallery, Okotoks

A Cultural Night OUt

17 July 2015 6:00 pm

Okotoks Art Gallery, Okotoks

Little New York Daze

18 July 2015 8:00 am

Little New York Daze, Longview

Leather 'N' Chaps...Ridin' for SNAPS

18 July 2015 9:00 am

Canadian High River Legion - Branch #71, High River