Day: April 13, 2017

Use caution when doing controlled burns, says fire chief

Grassfires could be a serious issue this spring, according to Warman Fire Chief Russ Austin. “Langham has had a couple grassfires already this year,” said Austin in a recent interview. “Delisle has had two, Asquith has had two and Aberdeen…

Students shine at top notch Twin Rivers festival

A week packed with instrumental, choral, musical theatre, vocal and spoken performances culminated with a showcase of the top talent at the Twin River Musical Festival (TRMF) on April 2. “The degree of musicianship was just top notch,” said festival…

Library 50th celebration overshadowed by budget cuts

A 50th anniversary celebration of the Wheatland Library in Dalmeny was overshadowed somewhat by uncertainty due to budget cuts to libraries announced by the province in March. “A lot of the impact is still trickling down. The biggest hit is…

Dalmeny Library celebrates Wheatland 50th

Hootie the Owl hosted a party at the Dalmeny Library on Thursday in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wheatland Regional Library (WRL). Hootie had some help from library staff and board members who were on hand to show…