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.
After the flooding Hatters experienced last year, the city is continuing to move ahead with its flood mitigation plans – and that includes sewer isolation valves. Not everyone that applied for a valve has been accepted into the program though, and on Monday night, councillor Les Pearson..more »
As taxes are going up, the City of Medicine Hat is hiring new staff. Last night, City Council announced that they have approved the funding for 4 new safety advisers. Three of these advisers will each run their own division (transit, parks & recreation, or gas utility). The fourth position..more »
Medicine Hat City Council unanimously approved a 3.6% residential property tax increase for 2014, while commercial and non-residential rates will climb by 5.3%. Mayor Ted Clugston called the tax hike unfortunate, but points out Medicine Hat still has one of the lowest tax rates in..more »
The latest statistics show Alberta has the third lowest organ donation rate in the country – but now the government is trying to change that, by making the process easier. Residents in our province can now sign up in just a few minutes online to donate. Health Minister Fred Horne says..more »