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McHappy Day in Strathmore

This summer marks over 65 years of Queen Elizabeth II's reign as the Queen of England. On June 2 the Strathmore Legion's Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting a high tea to help commemorate the long-reigning monarch's coronation.

McHappy Day in Strathmore

May 2 is just around the corner, and with it is another McHappy Day. The goal of McHappy Day is to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House.

Town council briefs - Recognizing Humboldt

Members of Strathmore's town council wore baseball caps with the Humboldt Broncos logo on it to help recognize the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash during the April 11 Committee of the Whole meeting.

Students at Westmount Elementary School in Strathmore wore their jerseys to help support the community of Humboldt and the Broncos hockey club on April 12. Pictured is the Grade 3 class of Deanna Kooistra and Ingrid Steadman.

Strathmorites support Humboldt with Jersey Day

You couldn't miss seeing the giant flag outside of the Husky station in Strathmore that was flying at half staff during the week after the terrible bus accident that claimed the lives of 15 members of the Humboldt Broncos hockey club.

First Annual Hike for Hospice

As a way to help raise awareness about the local need for hospice care, the Wheatland and Area Hospice Society will be hosting their first annual Hike for Hospice on May 6.

Wheatland County Briefs

County council held a public meeting and later passed a proposal for a truck fill station off of the regional water line. The new station will accommodate a pressure booster station and regional water truck fill station. The site will be owned by the Village of Rockyford and/or the Wheatland Regional Corporation.

Origin Malting won four awards at the Alberta Beer Awards.

Origin Malting & Brewing Co. wins four awards

A local malt brewery in Strathmore that's been open less than one year, has been named one of the best makers of beer in the province. Origin Malting & Brewing Co., won four awards at the Alberta Beer Awards, which were hosted by the Alberta Craft Small Brewers Association last week.

AAMDC board members visit county council

Al Kemmere, president of the Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties (AAMDC), along with Gerald Rhodes, executive director and Paul McLauchlin district 2 (central) director attended the Feb. 20 meeting of Wheatland County council. The three wanted to hear from county council about issues facing local ratepayers.

Hospice society roadshow stops in Strathmore

Fill up your tool box with tools that will help you and your loved ones in end-of-life situations. The Wheatland & Area Hospice Society in partnership with the Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Association will be hosting a roadshow which will stop in Strathmore on June 6.

Chance to be a MLA for a day

Ever thought about getting some hands-on experience with your local government. Well one lucky high school student in each constituency has the chance to be an MLA for the day.

Seabastien Upton-Francis and Raphael Lewin(right) serve hot chocolate at the amphitheatre at Kinsmen Park with the Strathmore Kinsmen Club during the Coldest Night of the Year.

Coldest Night of The Year 2018

It was a nice day as volunteers and walkers set out to make the tour of the Town of Strathmore during the 2018 Coldest Night of the Year walk. Participants set out from the Harvest Healing Centre Church and walked through the downtown around Kinsman Lake and back completing 5 km or 10 km walks.

Town council briefs

The Town of Strathmore's traffic advisory committee has applied for and received a grant for $15,300 which will be used for a project called 'Keeping Our Youth Safe.' The project entails with increasing awareness for motorists in school and playground zones. There will be 48 traffic sign sleeves installed. The sleeves will be installed around all s

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