Stavely Elks taking over three municpial parks has been a success

By Rob Vogt Local Press Writer By all accounts, the Stavely Elks taking over three Stavely-area parks has been a profitable venture, with all proceeds going straight back into the parks and the community. Recently, Elks Brian and Tim Nelson toured the three Stavely Elks parks – Willow Creek and Pine Coulee parks west of Stavely; and Clear Lake park … Read more

Zimmer named Claresholm 2020 junior citizen of the year

By Rob Vogt Local Press Writer Hailyn Zimmer has always lent a helping hand wherever she could throughout the community. For her contributions, she was named Claresholm’s Junior Citizen of the Year at the Old Fashioned Christmas in downtown Claresholm on Friday night, Nov. 26. Zimmer was initially to be presented the award at the community’s Volunteer Appreciation on April … Read more


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