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Town Council Briefs: Pink Shirt Day

A few minutes before the regular meeting of town council in Strathmore on Feb. 15, Mayor Michael Ell, who was wearing a bright pink t-shirt, gave those assembled an explanation of the meaning of Pink Shirt Day.

Jayme Pasieka

Stabbing spree trial begins

Photographs shown in an Edmonton courtroom Tuesday depict a chaotic crime scene with the blood of six people spilled across a warehouse where a double murder took place in 2014.

Stampede poster wins award

For the second year in a row the Strathmore and District Agricultural Society has been recognized for their marketing poster of the annual Strathmore Stampede and Heritage Days celebration.

Busy day planned for Family Day in Strathmore

This Family Day spend some quality time face-to-face with your family and friends in Strathmore.on Monday Feb. 20, community partners have organized an entire day of special events and activities to make your day even that more special.

Martin Shields, Bow River MP

Martin Shields discusses Bovine TB

On February 9, during Question Period, Bow River MP Martin Shields took the opportunity to raise an issue which has impacted many producers in Alberta, Bovine Tuberculosis and compensation for the elimination of infected animals.

 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a media availability as he visits Iqaluit, Nunavut on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Electoral reform pivot: PM cites 'fringe voices'

Amid controversy over his disparaging remark about a potential Conservative rival, Justin Trudeau is defending his decision to abandon his Liberal government’s promise to change how Canadians choose their federal leaders.