Canada Day celebrations go virtual in 2020

Canada Day celebrations will go virtual this year. “Things are a little bit different due to the COVID-19 situation,” said Lauren Billey, events coordinator for the Town of Claresholm. Although the province is in the process of its re-launch strategy, the Alberta Health Services guidelines still prevent large public gatherings. “We have to do events a little bit different,” Billey said, which … Read more

Singer/songwriter goes online to perform during pandemic

Singers like to sing in front of people.  During the COVID-19 pandemic, with gatherings limited to 15 people until recently, it was difficult to do that.  Stavely singing sensation Mariya Stokes found a way by going online, and she has taken good friend and roommate Allayna Van Diesen along for the ride.  Starting back on March 30, Stokes launched “Fiyah … Read more