Airdronian wins $100,000

Michael Hignell has an extra $100,000 in his wallet thanks to paying the extra dollar on his Lotto 649 ticket. Hignell won the 2nd top prize for the EXTRA game that he purchased in April at the…

Local Sports

2016 Gives One Memorable Memorial Cup

The 2016 Master Card Memorial Cup has left hockey fans rejoicing. Airdrie's own Taden Rattie and the Red Deer Rebels played host for the tournament, but fell 3-1 to the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies Friday,…

St. Tim's Thunder Earn Spot in Provincials

Two high school students from the St. Timothy Thunder Track and Field team in Cochrane are heading to Provincials, and one has qualified as an alternate. St. Timothy track and field coach Travis…

Bow Valley Boys Rugby Earn Spot in Provincial Championship

The Bow Valley Boys Rugby team earned a spot in this years Alberta School's Athletic Association Championships on June 3 and 4. This is the first time in six years the team has will be heading to…

Apple Creek Gains New Facility

Airdrie's Apple Creek has officially opened the doors to its brand new Events Center and Clubhouse. At a ribbon cutting ceremony which took place May, 28 2016, the course and members of the community…

Ag News

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Keeping The Farm In The Family

Ron Bonnett (file photo) An NDP member of Parliament from Quebec has proposed amendments to the Income Tax Act that would ease the tax burden on farmers transferring their businesses to the next…
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Cute Pictures Can Make You A Winner

The deadline for Agriculture for Life'S Alberta-wide photo contest is fast approaching. CEO Luree Williamson says the #farmbabies16 contest highlights how farmers and farm families are proud parents…
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Farm Cash Receipts Up In First Quarter

Farm cash receipts for Canadian farmers totalled $15.5 billion in the first quarter, up 3.9 per cent from the same quarter in 2015. Gains in crop receipts were more than enough to offset declines in… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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Local Entertainment

APL Wednesday Evening Book Club

01 June 2016 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Airdrie Public Library

APL Friday Night Gaming

03 June 2016 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Airdrie Public Library

Airdrie Ag Society Live Auction Fundraiser

03 June 2016 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Woodside Golf Course, Airdrie

Guitar and Songwriting Clinic - Presented by SLAM

04 June 2016 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Grace Baptist Church, Airdrie

APL La Hora del Cuento

04 June 2016 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Airdrie Public Library

Hope Street Sunday Dinners

05 June 2016 4:00 pm

St. Francis Church, Airdrie

Airdrie Project Linus

06 June 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Airdrie Public Library