The Brooks Bandits were trying to win their 21st game in a row last night in Grande Prairie, but that mission didn’t happen. The Grande Prairie Storm beat Brooks 4-1 Friday night. The Bandits still sit in first place in the AJHL’s south division with 40 points. Brooks will try to add to that total tonight in Whitecourt when they face off with The Wolverines.
City officials received another flood mitigation update Thursday afternoon at City Hall. While there was very little in the way of new information, the plans for permanent berms have become somewhat clearer. The city’s General Manager of Municipal Works says there will be spaces left to..more »
A tentative agreement has been reached between JBS and its workers at the Brooks meat packing plant. UFCW Local 401 president Doug O’Halloran says employees will now vote on the deal Monday, July 28. If the deal is accepted, it would mean a workers strike is avoided, but..more »
Stampede kicked off today and lots of smiling and excited faces came through the gates ready to enjoy all the event has to offer. Amongst all the excitment we tend to forget all the hard working people who work year round to make the event fun and safe for everyone. The stampede can be a ..more »
PC Leadership candidate Ric McIver is in Medicine Hat tonight, promoting his campaign for rural Albertans. This afternoon, he met farmers and ranchers the Pahl Livestock ranch out near Suffield. He committed to improving access to markets for our crops and meat products. The former transportation..more »