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.
Lavar Payne was at the Esplanade last night to make a big announcement on behalf of the federal government, supporting the arts in Medicine Hat. A $90,000 grant was given to the Esplanade to be used over a two year period, and will go towards programming. Since two years ago the centre has seen a..more »
Days of speculation came to an end Wednesday afternoon with a news release stating “nine members of the Wildrose caucus unite with the Progressive Conservative caucus, which will continue to welcome further Wildrose MLAs.” Nine Wildrose MLAs crossed the floor, including Medicine Hat MLA..more »
A four car pileup on the Trans-Canada highway caused headaches for drivers during rush hour yesterday afternoon, shutting down one of the westbound lanes for over ninety minutes. The chain collision happened in the Kin Coulee Dip around 5 o’clock last night. A westbound truck pulling a..more »
Rumours are swirling today about a move that would forever change the landscape of provincial politics in Alberta. According to numerous sources working on the condition of anonymity, the opposition Wildrose party will be voting this afternoon on whether or not to merge with the Progressive..more »