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Willow Creek Composite High School honoured its athletes of the year at their extra-curricular awards evening on June 13. From left are Madi Macaulay, female athlete of the year; Cole Dixon, male athlete of the year; Jackson Wright, honourable mention male athlete of the year; Paige Van Dellen, honourable mention female athlete of the year; and Ethan Perry, honourable mention … Read more

Town successful in application for immigration pilot project

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer The Town of Claresholm has been successful in its application for the federal government’s rural and northern immigration pilot. On June 14, the federal government announced Claresholm was one of 11 communities selected for the program, and the only one in Alberta. Mayor Doug MacPherson issued a statement on June 18. “Claresholm’s application would … Read more

Alberta Health Services – Screen Test brings breast cancer screening to women across Alberta

Is it time for your mammogram? Screen Test is coming to Claresholm on July 2 – 6, 2019. Call 1-800-667-0604 (toll-free) to book a mammogram. Why should I get a screening mammogram? A screening mammogram is a special X-ray of your breast. Once you’re over 50, it is the best way to find breast cancer early. Screening mammograms can help … Read more

Council awards contract for curbside recycling blue bin program

By Rob Vogt, Local Press Writer A curbside recycling blue bin recycling program will be coming to Claresholm, with a start date tentatively set for October. The decision came at the June 10 meeting of Claresholm town council after they reviewed a report from administration. The report stated that in 2018 the town’s recycling program was under review as the … Read more