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.
Despite strong winds on Saturday the 2nd annual Winter Fest was held in Elkwater. The event kicked off with a ceremonial lighting of the Alberta Winter Games torch. Snow was falling for the day’s event but recent mild temperatures have forced Game’s staff to make some difficult decisions. “We made a determination in conjunction with Biathlon..more »
Monday February 8 marks the Chinese New Year. Around the world millions of people partake in celebrations that typically begin on Chinese New Years Eve and run until February 15. This year is the year of the Monkey, the 9th of 12 animals in the Chinese Zodiac. The Medicine Hat Library hosted a small celebration on Saturday to celebrate the new year and..more »
It takes nearly 3000 volunteers to help make the Alberta Winter Games a success. While many volunteers will be seen throughout the games there are also a number of volunteers working already behind the scenes. The women’s basketball teams from McCoy High School, Notre Dame Academy and..more »
There are reports of a hunger strike happening at the Medicine Hat Remand Centre. In a phone call this morning from the centre, an inmate told CHAT TV News that it started on Friday around lunchtime and involves 19 men from one unit. “We’re being mistreated. We don’t get..more »