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MLA Hunter concerned with budget spending

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com The days of deficit are coming home to roost for Alberta, and with provincial debt levels escalating significantly, many are now beginning to question the timetable the Notley NDP have set to bring spending under control. Last week’s provincial budget forecast a $10.3 billion deficit in 2017 on revenue of $45 billion, while slightly lower than the forecasted $10.8… Read More »

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MLA Hunter concerned with budget spending

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com The days of deficit are coming home to roost for Alberta, and with provincial debt levels escalating significantly, many… Read More »

Barnwell moves to M.D. fire agreement

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com The Village of Barnwell officially terminated its fire service contract with the Town of Taber as of March 21,… Read More »

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Club makes pitch for street race to M.D. council

By Nikki Jamieson Taber Times njamieson@tabertimes.com A street race may be taking place near Vauxhall this fall, but don't worry — it'll be perfectly legal.… Read More »

Gridiron players are Border Bowl bound

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com Several local football players have qualified for the ABC Border Bowl showcase event, consisting of all-star games between Alberta… Read More »

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Now let the political games begin…

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com It wasn’t really a big surprise. Over the weekend, the assembled membership of the once-feared and powerful Progressive Conservative… Read More »

Groundhog system may need to be re-examined

By Nikki Jaimieson Taber Times njaimieson@tabertimes.com This next Monday is supposed to be the first day of spring. Given the amount of snow on the… Read More »

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Can egos be put aside to Unite the Right?

The notion has been whispered for months before gathering full wind in the sails of the ship Unity on the weekend with the election of… Read More »

Fight against bullying

For some time now I have wanted to weigh in on an issue that affects every one in our community, in fact it is an… Read More »

Agricultural

Potato market expanded

Member of Parliament Dan Vandal on behalf of Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, was in Winnipeg recently to provide remarks at the Canadian… Read More »

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