No fair play at the plate

While ordinary Albertans may or may not agree that it’s time for the province to bring in new licence plates, the fact that the plan has created a political fight between the PC and the Wildrose parties should surprise no one.

Police briefs

Wallet stolen


Police seeing elaborate new fraud

Didsbury police were recently informed of a new fraud involving stolen identification and online money transfers, after a...


Farmers' market sees good attendance

Farmers' market sees good attendance

The Carstairs and District Farmers’ Market has been open for almost two months and officials say the market got off to a...


Locals test their team penning skills

It’s an old question: is the energy of youth superior to the wisdom gained by experience? Apparently if you combine the two...


CDCC surpasses goal of $63,000 raised

The Carstairs and District Community Chest (CDCC) wrapped up its 62nd annual charity drive last week.


Police lay charges in lengthy investigations

Didsbury RCMP have recently concluded and laid charges in two separate files that both required lengthy investigations.


Canada Day tractor pull in Cremona

The third annual Cremona Antique Tractor Pull went off with a hitch on July 1, with 35 tractors showing up, with some from...


Global temperatures are not cooling

Re: Commentary “Flawed Climate Models” on page 4 of the June 24 Carstairs Courier.