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April 16, 2024 April 16, 2024

Cardston’s historic Cobblestone Manor being offered to contest winner

By Heather Cameron Westwind Weekly News The Cobblestone Manor Bed and Breakfast and Restaurant in Cardston is running a contest to find its next owners from now until July 15. Ivan Negrych, current owner of Cobblestone Manor, says the contest rules are that entrants need to write a letter consisting of 300 words or less outlining what they would do if they owned Cobblestone Manor. … Read More »

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New police agency to enhance collaboration, not replace RCMP: Hunter

By Trevor Busch Southern Alberta Newspapers Taber-Warner MLA Grant Hunter says new legislation advancing the current status of the province’s sheriff service will enhance… Read More »

FCSS facilitating babysitting skills in Cardston this weekend

By Heather Cameron Westwind Weekly News On Saturday, April 13 from 9-4 p.m., Cardston and District FCSS and St. John Ambulance will be hosting a… Read More »

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Comets rugby program set to kick off 2024 season

By Garrett Simmons For The News  Mother Nature hasn't been very co-operative in terms of spring sports, but that hasn't stopped the Raymond Comets girls rugby program. As the weather has flipped from tropical to polar, and… Read More »

Magrath Soccer Association registration closes Friday

By Heather Cameron Westwind Weekly News Registration for the 2024 Magrath Soccer season is open until March 22. “The Magrath Soccer Association is a group… Read More »

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End of an era

By Cole Parkinson Westwind Weekly News Well, after five and a half years at the paper, I’ve officially decided to move onto a new venture.… Read More »

Favourite podcasts of 2022

When it comes to podcasts, there truly is something for everybody. Whether you’re into breakdowns on pop culture, true crime, audio dramas, news, philosophy, or… Read More »


Is it time to defund the CBC?

The CBC just got another cash infusion from the Trudeau government and treated itself to a fresh round of bonuses. Cabinet documents show the government boosted the… Read More »

Canada’s illegal tobacco trade a global boon for organized crime and terrorism

Canada’s illegal tobacco trade is not just a domestic issue but a substantial financial boon to organized crime and terrorist organizations worldwide, including terrorist groups… Read More »


Viterra seeking to fill critical roles in industry

By Heather Cameron Westwind Weekly News During the 2024 Ag Expo there was an event called ‘thinkAg: Career Fair hosted by Ag for Life on… Read More »

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