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.
An appeal of the development permit to turn The Towne Theatre into a nightclub downtown was heard Thursday. And unofficially the board has denied the appeal. The appellant, Mark Latham, is a resident of Mayfair Manor, which is located near the proposed nightclub location on Fourth Street SE...more »
Cenovus Engery handed over a cheque for $450,000 to Medicine Hat School District No. 76 to support its literacy initiative. More than 15 schools in Medicine Hat and area, and 7000 children will benefit from the donation over the next three years. The funds will be used to expand library collections..more »
The Medicine Hat Police Service clarified its stance on body worn cameras for officers Thursday. MHPS and the police commission say there’s been no official decision on equipping officers with cameras, but the concept is included in the force’s 2015-2018 Strategic Business Plan...more »
Students at CAPE School got some insight into how tornadoes are formed, as a professional storm chaser made a visit this afternoon. Chris Chittick, a videographer for the CMT show Tornado Hunters, spoke to children about how storms develop, and the way his three man team captures their..more »