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.
“It’s not a weakness. It’s not a character defect. It’s just something that happens to people,” said Cori Fischer with the Canadian Mental Health Association. June 27th has been named PTSD Awareness Day in Alberta. The private bill was passed unanimously when it..more »
A dozen people have been arrested and charged in a recent ALERT crackdown against suspected dial-a-dope drug dealers operating in Medicine Hat and Brooks. ALERT’s Medicine Hat Police Service organized crime and gang team worked with the Medicine Hat Police Service and RCMP Brooks detachment..more »
The Town of Redcliff is receiving $3.6 million from the province for its new water treatment plant. The $20 million facility began fully operating in February, replacing the old water treatment plant built back in the 1970s. The funds from the province are part of 60 water and sewer projects..more »
Musicians taking part in Saturday’s Jazz Jam It’s been a week of Jazz and today the 20th annual Jazz Festival wraps up with a final performance at the Esplanade. Producer of the show, Lyle Rebbick, says this year’s festival had some of the best turn outs ever. “We have festival passes, and for many years we’ve sold 30 or 40 ..more »