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Big Strides ahead for Ermineskin hockey player Kian Littlechild

Kian Littlechild is now playing for the Eagles and attending the Indigenous Sports Academy (ISA)

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Samson Native Gallery, Edmonton location. (Facebook photos)

Samson Native Gallery extends lease at second location due to success

Demand for real-Indigenous-made items has increased in Alberta

Samson Native Gallery, Edmonton location. (Facebook photos)
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Ponoka FCSS sponsors ‘Yoga in the Park’

Ponoka instructor Kris Inglis is an internationally certified yoga therapist

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Butterfield’s legacy honoured over the weekend in Ponoka

Dee Butterfield has contributed 50 years to the Barrel Racing Community

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Ty Wilson (Photo Submitted)

Central Alberta real estate agent changes up how small town Alberta sells homes

Ty Wilson returns to his hometown of Bashaw after playing for the Edmonton Wildcats

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Kim Mueller, RCMP Inspector

Montana First Nation hosts RCMP Soaring Eagle Youth youth Camp

The Soaring Eagle Youth Camp is a condensed one-day version

Kim Mueller, RCMP Inspector
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Canada’s largest golf tournament a success in central Alberta

All Nations Senior cup was hosted at Ponokas Wolf Creek Golf Course

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Lead organizer Tasha Beeds and Ponoka youth Tisean Redcalf carry the children’s staff that represents the future seven generations. (Chevi Rabbit/BlackPress)

Water Walk Ceremony passes through central Alberta

Water Walkers will walk 1,900 kilometres in ceremony for the Saskatchewan River

Lead organizer Tasha Beeds and Ponoka youth Tisean Redcalf carry the children’s staff that represents the future seven generations. (Chevi Rabbit/BlackPress)
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(Right to Left) Lead Walker OrganizerTasha Beeds, Ponoka volunteer Tisean Redcalf, and Ponoka Elder volunteer Josephine Small. (Chevi Rabbit/BLACK PRESS MEDIA)

Water Walkers asking motorists to give them space

Elders and children are with the group

(Right to Left) Lead Walker OrganizerTasha Beeds, Ponoka volunteer Tisean Redcalf, and Ponoka Elder volunteer Josephine Small. (Chevi Rabbit/BLACK PRESS MEDIA)
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VIDEO: Ermineskin youth hold memorial walk for residential schools

The walk was initiated after Indigenous children’s bodies in unmarked grave sites were discovered

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Two-time Alberta Open champion Riley Fleming of Airdrie Alberta. (Photo provided by Alberta Golf)
Two-time Alberta Open champion Riley Fleming of Airdrie Alberta. (Photo provided by Alberta Golf)
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City of Lacombe amends bylaw to allow urban beepkeeping

“Bees are an important and vital part of Lacombe’s ecosystem,” said Mayor Grant Creasey

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Swampy family of Samson Cree Nation. (Photo submitted)

Powwow season officially begins

Powwow families share thier stories and encourage public to come out and enjoy the show

Swampy family of Samson Cree Nation. (Photo submitted)
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New mobile crisis service helping rural Central Alberta youth

There is a new organization aimed at helping at-risk youth and their families rural Central Alberta

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A new 4-H Alberta scholarship has been named after Marilyn Sharp for her long-time volunteer contributions as a member of the community advisory panel for the Prentiss site east of Red Deer. (Photo submitted)

Lacombe resident Marilyn Sharped honoured with a 4-H scholarship in her name.

The scholarship is made possible by generous donations from MEGlobal and Dow Canada,

A new 4-H Alberta scholarship has been named after Marilyn Sharp for her long-time volunteer contributions as a member of the community advisory panel for the Prentiss site east of Red Deer. (Photo submitted)
L-R: Shirley Rabbit, Maryanne Bruno and Solomon Bull. (Photos submitted)

Maskwacis Elders: Cree values, language need to be revitalized

“I am the fifth generation of my family. My great grandfather was…

L-R: Shirley Rabbit, Maryanne Bruno and Solomon Bull. (Photos submitted)
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STAR Catholic School Division declines running pilot on K-6 draft curriculum

The Catholic school board conducted an in-depth analysis of the Education Alberta’s draft curriculum

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