Police beat Claresholm man charged in connection with Calgary shooting

By Rob Vogt Local Press Writer A Claresholm man has been charged by the Calgary Police Service in connection to an officer-related shooting last week. According to information from the Calgary Police Service and the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT), at approximately 4:05 a.m., on Sunday, Aug. 25, police were called to a parking lot in a shopping complex, … Read more

High school football – Willow Creek Composite Cobras grind out win over Churchill

By Tim Bryson Coach of the WCCHS Cobras After only eight practices, it was bound to be a bit rough at times, but the Willow Creek Composite High School Cobras football team managed to put together enough offence to grind out a 29-9 win over the Winston Churchill Bulldogs in football action last Thursday, Aug. 29, in Lethbridge. The Cobras got … Read more

Chamber updated on immigration pilot

Employment By Rob Vogt Local Press Writer More information is becoming available as the Town of Claresholm prepares to participate in a rural immigration pilot project. At their Aug. 21 meeting, members of the Claresholm and District Chamber of Commerce were updated on the course of the pilot project by Brady Schnell, the town’s economic development officer. He explained he … Read more