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Okotoks youngster wheels his way to $1,500 for Terry Fox Foundation

Okotoks youngster wheels his way to $1,500 for Terry Fox Foundation

Five-year-old Raymond MacNeil inspired a family-wide fundraiser for the Terry Fox Foundation.
Day to recognize older persons: triumphs and challenges

Day to recognize older persons: triumphs and challenges

International Day of Older Persons is Oct. 1, recognizing positive age in our communities, and acknowledging the barriers older adults still face.
In rare photo, killer whale uses tail to toss seal high into the air

In rare photo, killer whale uses tail to toss seal high into the air

“We noticed he turned upside down and all of a sudden I saw the tail fly up and I saw the seal mid-air,” Lees said.
Primate monkeys around with student's phone, takes selfies

Primate monkeys around with student's phone, takes selfies

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — A Malaysian student whose cellphone was stolen while he was sleeping has tracked down the culprit: a monkey who took photo and video selfies with the device before abandoning it.
Sturgeon County man wins cool $100K at lottery

Sturgeon County man wins cool $100K at lottery

A man of few words, Hutton simply said, “I was pretty happy,” while claiming his prize.
Auto parts pro now a golf pro

Auto parts pro now a golf pro

Westlock’s Ryan Provencal well on his to becoming PGA of Canada Class ‘A’ pro
Gardening is for the birds

Gardening is for the birds

Gardening columnist Charles Schroder enjoys nature's beauties--birds--that find an oasis in his backyard.
Glorious Guacamole

Glorious Guacamole

Delicious and healthy, this terrific snack can be a regular go-to.
REVIEW: Mayfield Dinner Theatre steps up to the plate with powerful season opener

REVIEW: Mayfield Dinner Theatre steps up to the plate with powerful season opener

Playing With Fire a bold, uplifting show to help re-launch the Mayfield Dinner Theatre.
History in art brings muralist home to Elk Point

History in art brings muralist home to Elk Point

The mural grew from a modest proposal by the Elk Point Historical Society in 1987 to paint a historical scene on the wall of a downtown business