Bashaw

Joanne and Trevor Schoff. (Photo submitted)

Bashaw farming family aims to keep land healthy for next generation

Schoff Farm lies 10 km’s northeast of Bashaw

 

Lee Adamson and Neil Salmond are neck-and-neck during day one of Chuckwagon racing in Bashaw on Aug. 26. (Kevin Sabo/Black Press News Media)

Salmond and Adamson take top place in Bashaw chuckwagon, chariot racing

The dust has settled on the Taste the Dust Pro Tour chuckwagon…

 

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Ponoka Piston Poppers host Hog Root 43 in Calumet

Cars came from Bashaw, Ferintosh, Enwistle, Millet, Lacombe and more

  • Jul 22, 2022

 

(Facebook/Beans The Film)

Bashaw screening Oka Crisis film Beans for National Indigenous Peoples Day

Film directed by Mohawk-Canadian filmmaker Tracy Deer

(Facebook/Beans The Film)
Prairie Cove Charolais took the prize for the cow/calf pairing. (Photo submitted)

Bashaw ranchers win the Canadian Western Agribition’s Beef Supreme

By Sam Donnelly For the Bashaw Star Lee Wilson of Miller Wilson…

  • Dec 7, 2021
Prairie Cove Charolais took the prize for the cow/calf pairing. (Photo submitted)
<em>“When I Grow Up”</em> from <em>Matilda</em>. (Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
<em>“When I Grow Up”</em> from <em>Matilda</em>. (Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
Ambassador Vass-Salazar delivers her speech to the crowd. (Photos by Marc DeCnodder)

Historical heritage marker dedicated at Bashaw-area cemetery

Marker in Manfred honours first Hungarian settlers

Ambassador Vass-Salazar delivers her speech to the crowd. (Photos by Marc DeCnodder)
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

Ty Wilson (Photo Submitted)
Kobe Zembal (left) and Kale Rochette pose with some of the raised flower beds they have built. The flowerbeds are made from recycled plastic repurposed into plastic lumber. (Photo submitted)

Teens run successful plastic lumber products business in Bashaw

Pair of teenagers are learning first-hand about entrepreneurial spirit

Kobe Zembal (left) and Kale Rochette pose with some of the raised flower beds they have built. The flowerbeds are made from recycled plastic repurposed into plastic lumber. (Photo submitted)
One of the new exam rooms. (Photos submitted)

Expanded Bashaw Central Veterinary Clinic launching in June

Clinic will also have new hours next month

One of the new exam rooms. (Photos submitted)
Central Veterinary Clinic, Ponoka. (Photo submitted)
Central Veterinary Clinic, Ponoka. (Photo submitted)
Diners flood into The Noble Fox on Jan. 28. (Photo submitted)

Bashaw businesses ready to battle government over restrictions

The Noble Fox opened to sit-down diners on Jan. 27 and John’s Gym plans to open Feb. 1

Diners flood into The Noble Fox on Jan. 28. (Photo submitted)
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Community Futures brings back Social Media Challenge for 2021

This time the challenge is for non-profits and community groups

  • Jan 21, 2021
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Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr speaks. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Wreath laying ceremony held in Manfred

Ceremony marks 64th anniversary of Hungarian revolution, honours settlers

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr speaks. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)