RCMP welcomes new sergeant

Brings wealth of experience to community By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer The Claresholm detachment of the RCMP has a new commander, who brings a wealth of experience to the job. Sergeant Greg Stannard started his new posting on June 11, taking over for the recently retired Sergeant Terry Wickett. “The community has been more than welcoming,” he said of Claresholm, noting … Read more

Petition declared insufficient; borrowing bylaw to proceed

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer A petition calling for a plebiscite on a borrowing bylaw for $2.8 million to convert the former Claresholm Elementary School building into a new town hall and community multi-use facility has been declared insufficient and council will proceed with the bylaw at its next meeting. The announcement was made at a special meeting of … Read more