Barlow Says Pacific Northwest LNG Hampered By Red Tape

The Pacific Northwest LNG megaproject planned for the west coast will not be going ahead. Foothills MP John Barlow says a project like Pacific Northwest LNG would have gone a long way to helping…

Local Sports

Locals Score Some $$$ At K-Days Rodeo

One local winner from the K-Days Rodeo in Edmonton over the weekend. Okotoks Crystal Christman took the title and the cheque for $11,446. Team ropers, Levi Simpson from Ponoka and Arrowwood's Jeremy…

McIntosh Makes It To Another TV Round

For the second time this season High River's Dan McIntosh will be making a TV appearance on the World Long Drive Tour. McIntosh, ranked 35th in the world, will face the number two player in the world…

Locals Bring Home Silver From Bahamas

A second place finish for a couple of local athletes at the Youth Commonwealth games in the Bahamas. Both High River's Carmen Izyk and Vulcan's Keyara Wardley play for the Okotoks Lions rugby squad…

Dawgs Clinch West Division Of WMBL

The Okotoks Dawgs have gotten all the drama out of the way early. With seven games remaining on the schedule the 30-and-11 Dawgs have clinched first place in the WMBL West division. Coming off a…

Ag News

Comment Period Extened for the New National Food Policy

The comment period on Canada's new national food policy has been extended to August 31, 2017. Since the online survey was launched in May, over 22,000 citizens have provided their feedback. The…

NAFTA Discussed At CFA Roundtable Last Week

The re-negotiation of NAFTA was a topic of discussion last week during the Canadian Federation of Agriculture's Annual Industry-Government FPT Roundtable in St. John's, Newfoundland. CFA President…
Dylan Biggs july 2017

Stockmanship School in Champion

Dylan Biggs, photo courtesy of the Foothills Forage and Grazing Association The Foothills Forage and Grazing Association is hosting a Stockmanship School with Dylan Biggs. The clinic will be held at…

The New Ag Framework Policy Has Been Announced

On July 21, the Ministers of Agriculture reached agreement on the key elements of the new agriculture policy framework. The framework was discussed during the Annual Meeting of Federal, Provincial,… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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High River Farmers Market

15 June 2017 3:30 pm

4th Avenue, High River

O.F.F. Monthly Flick - The Wizard of Oz

26 July 2017 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Okotoks Cinemas, Okotoks

Willow Creek Gospel Music Jamboree

28 July 2017 5:00 pm - 30 July 2017 12:00 pm

20th Annual Willow Creek Gospel Music Jamboree, Granum

AAA Baseball Alberta Bantam Provincials

04 August 2017 9:00 am - 07 August 2017 3:00 pm

AAA Baseball Alberta Bantam Provincials, Okotoks

Heritage Day at Sheppard Family Park

07 August 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Sheppard Family Park High River

Stockmanship School

09 August 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Champion Hall, Champion

Open Farm Days

19 August 2017 10:00 am - 20 August 2017 5:00 pm

Chinook Honey Company, Aldersyde