Rose Sanchez

Rose Sanchez

Assistant Managing Editor

Residents of Ward 1 for Prairie Rose School Division, which includes New Brigden, Oyen, Acadia Valley and the Bindloss areas, will head to the polls March 9.

Adjustments have been made to the honorarium paid to the chairperson of the Prairie Rose School Division Board of Trustees effective the beginning of February.

It was yet another step forward for two southern Alberta journeyman competing in WorldSkills competition later this year, as they each completed a four-day WorldSkills Canadian Trial Feb. 11-14 at Medicine Hat College.

There will be an election in Ward 1 for the Prairie Rose School Division (PRSD) with residents in the northeast portion of the division heading to the polls March 9.

Prairie Rose School Division board trustees had a chance to sit down with Alberta Education Minister David Eggen and share their concerns about education in the coming months before the release of a provincial 2017 budget this spring.

Anyone tired of politics yet?

Local Remax Realtor, homebrewer, Craft Beer advocate and event organizer Michael Glynn Macdonald is excited to announce the Brooks Beer Bonanza is back for another year.

Individuals with an interest in horticulture or gardening can use their skills to help beautify areas around the places people normally visit when they don’t feel well.

A cultural legacy of the 2016 Alberta Winter Games lives on with the third annual Winter Festival set to take place in Elkwater Feb. 4 this year.

The process to consider the closure of New Brigden School, or at least some of its programming, is on the table with a motion by the Prairie Rose School Division Board of Trustees.

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