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CIB notes ‘team effort’ in five-bloom rating for town

TEA TIME: Sid Tams tends to 18 members of Taber Communities In Bloom at Confederation Park on Monday afternoon. Tea and dessert was presented to the group as a thank you for all their efforts, which culminated in a provincial award the group won earlier this month for their efforts in beautifying the town. TIMES PHOTO BY GREG PRICE

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com The results are in, and Communities in Bloom are giving a high five to each other for the five blooms they received from the Canadian governing body judges, and in the process earned the provincial award for towns/cities between 6,001-15,000 people. “This is an award for the whole Town of Taber, not just Communities in Bloom,” said Jean Holman,… Read More »

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Big plans for D.A. Ferguson/W.R. Myers

By Nikki Jamieson Taber Times njamieson@tabertimes.com Those wanting to know the future of two schools in Taber will have that opportunity in October. The design… Read More »

CAO duties divided among three for now

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Taking a page from the fall of the Roman Republic, for the foreseeable future the Town of Taber has… Read More »

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ZEROS: Taber peewee Rebels’ defence was stellar on Saturday, delivering the shutout against the Lethbridge Coyotes at Ken McDonald Memorial Sports Park on Saturday afternoon.
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Peewee Rebels dominate at Kenny Mac

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Celtics win tourney

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com St. Mary’s Celtics are two tournaments into its season as the volleyball squad looks to build towards a successful… Read More »

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Recent film favourites from the vault

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com The second decade of the 21st century hasn’t offered up much in the way of what one might describe… Read More »

Autumn is the Monday of seasons

By Nikki Jamieson Taber Times njamieson@tabertimes.com The week the seasons officially change is always a bittersweet one. On one hand, you know something new is… Read More »

Editorial

Sexual assault cases need different handling

Earlier this month, while millions raged over convicted rapist Brock Turner's early release, another event unfolded more quietly then it should have been allowed to.… Read More »

Positives can still come from sponsorship debacle

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Fighting pests with bigger pests: the Mother Nature method

By J.W. Schnarr Southern Alberta Newspapers — Lethbridge Sometimes, you just have to let Mother Nature run its course. In the case of zebra chip… Read More »

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