Hands-on

The Alberta Hunter Education Instructors’ Association paid a visit to Stavely Elementary School recently to talk to students about animals in their area and introduce them to Report A Poacher. Here, Sarah Marthaller explains something to students Logan Kemp and Nevaeh Whisselle. Photo by Rob Vogt

Organizer pleased with response to gala

By Rob Vogt Local Press Writer The 15th annual Claresholm and District Health Foundation Gala has moved to an at-home event for the second straight year, but the organizer is pleased with the response and, although the deadline to participate has passed, there are other ways to support the foundation. “We’re grateful to the community getting behind all the changes … Read more

Barlow named shadow minister of agriculture, agri-food

By Rob Vogt Local Press Writer The Member of Parliament for Foothills, which includes Claresholm, Stavely and the Municipal District of Willow Creek, has been named the official opposition’s shadow minister for agriculture, agri-food and food security. The announcement was made on Nov. 9 and came as a surprise to John Barlow. “I had no idea,” he said in a Nov. 12 … Read more