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Frog Lake teen wins international title of Miss Teen Canada Petite

Frog Lake teen wins international title of Miss Teen Canada Petite

Addison Mountain finds sisterhood, self-love and two titles at her first Miss Teenage Canada pageant.
Airdrie family embarks on two-day train trip for their son

Airdrie family embarks on two-day train trip for their son

Sam, an eight-year-old boy from Airdrie who is living with Cerebal Palsy and Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, recently was able to partake in a train ride from Banff to Vancouver. “His two favourite things included playing bingo with Captain Starlight,
Armchair Travel: Tiptoeing into the RV world

Armchair Travel: Tiptoeing into the RV world

Tent camping? No thanks. No apologies.
'Give Up' isn't in Tom Shindruk's vocabulary

'Give Up' isn't in Tom Shindruk's vocabulary

At 86, this super-positive four-time cancer survivor is thriving and boosting others' spirits while he's at it.
Arm in arm in arm: a tale of three sisters

Arm in arm in arm: a tale of three sisters

Many families found themselves separated during the current pandemic but Velvet Martin, Bonnie Williamson-Powell, and Helen Murphy have one of the most heartwarming reunion stories of all.
Barrhead man celebrates 105th birthday

Barrhead man celebrates 105th birthday

Otto Enders commemorates the occasion with pizza dinner with his children
Window washers appreciated by seniors

Window washers appreciated by seniors

Jr. B hockey players and Youth Council members volunteered part of their afternoon on Sept. 29 to help clean windows at a St. Paul seniors facility.
Westlock couple celebrates diamond wedding anniversary

Westlock couple celebrates diamond wedding anniversary

Richard and Nellie (Jayes) Rasmussen were married in a little café on Highway 44 in 1946
TM a natural for emotional and physical wellbeing

TM a natural for emotional and physical wellbeing

Transcendental meditation (TM) provides benefits to those with medical issues, ongoing anxieties and even PTSD.
Hole-in-one winner at Olds Golf Club picks up prize

Hole-in-one winner at Olds Golf Club picks up prize

Springbank resident got a hole-in-one at the Olds Golf Club during the Maple Leaf Junior Golf MJT Ford Series