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Boundary changes affecting local ridings

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Instead of folding the region into a huge Taber-Vulcan riding, following backlash to their interim report Alberta's electoral boundaries commission is now recommending a hybrid approach through the proposed Taber-Warner and Cardston-Siksika ridings. The proposed Taber-Warner riding would encompass portions of the current riding (Cardston-Taber-Warner) but would also include Coaldale, Milk River, Bow Island, Foremost and hamlets right to… Read More »

Local News

Various changes with the MGA

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com The modernized Municipal Government Act has now been proclaimed into law in Alberta, and it marks the first implementation… Read More »

Officials investigating bird deaths and dumping

By J.W. Schnarr Southern Alberta Newspapers - Lethbridge Lethbridge Fish and Wildlife officers are investigating the death and abandonment of a large number of geese… Read More »

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Celtics looking for one more provincial run

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com The St. Mary’s Celtics boys volleyball team hopes history repeats itself in some aspects and not others as it… Read More »

Five Rebels earn league-wide recognition at awards ceremony

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com Southern Alberta High School Football League handed out its awards earlier this month at Lethbridge Collegiate Institute and W.R.… Read More »

Latest Blog

Historical truth sacrificed on revisionist altar

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com It is a curious phenomenon that each new generation takes it upon themselves to judge the mistakes of their… Read More »

Blue Jay great remembered fondly

By Cole Parkinson Taber Times cparkinson@tabertimes.com When you think of Roy Halladay, it’s hard not to think of one of the greatest athletes to ever… Read More »

Editorial

Slap in the face of Canadian taxpayers

The release of the so-called "Paradise Papers" is the latest slap in the face to Canadians who are still smarting over the Bill Morneau controversy.… Read More »

Fear-mongering over marijuana

I was recently dismayed and gobsmacked by the comments by MP Martin Shields about the legalization of marijuana. He is either incompetent, or intentionally trying… Read More »

Agricultural

Farmers invited to attend drone school for best practices

By Cole Parkinson Taber Times cparkinson@tabertimes.com Local farmers who are interested in advancing technologies to help with their farms have an event to look forward… Read More »

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