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Motz re-elected to represent Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner

By Collin Gallant Southern Alberta Newspapers Glen Motz handily retained the riding of Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner on Monday night, but said the overall result of the 44th General Election will be “a deep, deep disappointment,” for Canadians.
Motz’s Conservatives failed to capitalize on a mid-campaign surge in the short, five-week campaign, and Canadian voters were likely to return a minority Liberal government to Ottawa, according to results… Read More »

Local News

Everything you need to know about the Raymond councillor candidates

By Laura Balanko-Dickson Westwind Weekly News With a total of 14 candidates running for seats on the town council, there’s no shortage of people interested… Read More »

Raymond mayoral candidates make their case

By Laura Balanko-Dickson Westwind Weekly News The mayoral candidate race is between two candidates. Incumbent mayor Jim Depew is running against Brian Eakett this election,… Read More »

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Local Sports

Comets earn big win over Medicine Hat High Hawks

By Garrett Simmons Westwind Weekly News The Raymond Comets are back in the win column after a big 28-16 win last Thursday over the Medicine… Read More »

Sport frenzy in Magrath, Raymond

By Garret Simmons Westwind Weekly News It was a busy week of sports in southern Alberta, as teams from Magrath and Raymond were busy on… Read More »

Latest Blog

Supporting health care in rural Alberta

Dear Editor: Over the next several years, we are spending over $3 billion on everything from paving hospital parking lots to building brand new hospitals.… Read More »

Better government is possible

Over the past five years there have been times when constituents have challenged me on the manner in which Conservative Members of Parliament, including myself,… Read More »

Editorial

Municipal Election bringing opportunity to choose your voice

With Alberta Municipal Election advanced voting beginning all over the province, it’s a good time to remember this is your time to cast a ballot… Read More »

We’re all sick of the pandemic but let’s be kind to one another

We’re sure many of you have already heard that protestors are banned from blocking access to hospitals under the new provincial regulation Premier Jason Kenney… Read More »

Agricultural

Supports available for ag industry for dry conditions

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News The province is providing support and resources to help the the agriculture industry weather the ongoing drought. As the… Read More »

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