Conservative leadership hopeful in Fort Macleod

By Lawrence Gleason Local Press WriterUnited Conservative Party (UCP) leadership candidate Brian Jean took his campaign to Fort Macleod on Saturday, Aug. 6.Of the three leading candidates in the leadership race, polls have placed Jean running neck and neck with candidate Danielle Smith, the first former leader of the Wildrose Party. Brian Jean was the second Wildrose leader and also … Read more

Claresholm woman is the weight loss queen of Alberta

By Rob Vogt Local Press WriterAlthough Velda Weisensel of Claresholm had lost an impressive 122.75 pounds, she did not think she would be the 2021 queen of Alberta, because that title was going to someone in Lethbridge.However, when the final numbers were tallied, Weisensel was in fact the Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, or TOPS, 2021 Alberta Queen because she lost … Read more