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Homeowner fighting placement of incoming emergency services building

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Former town councillor and area resident Dave Witwer has pledged to do everything he can to prevent the town from relocating an emergency services building adjacent to his home on 50th Street. Following closed session discussion on Aug. 20, council unanimously directed administration to move forward with the purchase of three properties, which currently includes Taber Church of Christ… Read More »

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Land-use bylaw involving cannabis-related businesses continues to spark discussion

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com With time running out for the town to implement cannabis-related land use amendments prior to the federal government's Oct.… Read More »

School funding requests denied by town council

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Town council has denied two requests for financial assistance — one from a school principal, the other from a… Read More »

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Local looking for Parkrun Program

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com A new initiative for increased use of the Taber Trout Pond area is being considered, with the Taber Recreation… Read More »

Town council examines M.D. rec funding levels

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com The Municipal District of Taber lags behind an average in financial support for recreation provided to neighbouring municipalities, according… Read More »

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Fantasy sports an infantile pursuit apparently

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com I have been involved in fantasy sports for decades now. Over the years, I’ve drafted championship teams in football,… Read More »

Laughter not the best medicine for some of the things that ail you

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com Still feeling the afterglow of my near month-long trek across Europe, apparently that warm fuzzy feeling was something else.… Read More »

Editorial

The human being behind the badge

Sometimes, even the helpers are in need of help. World Suicide Prevention Day held earlier this month highlighted the fact that first responders can fall victim to the… Read More »

Why should people follow bylaws when police don’t?

It was great having the Coors Banquet One Horse Town concert on Saturday. My wife and I were lucky enough to be able to attend… Read More »

Agricultural

Foodgrains harvest a bountiful one

By Cole Parkinson Taber Times cparkinson@tabertimes.com In continuing the tradition of the Taber Foodgrains Project, this year’s harvest went down in late August in front… Read More »

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