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Getting ready to whoop it up

Get your cowboy boots shined up and straighten that hat because Whoop-Up Days is coming up Aug, 21-25 with all kinds of family fun, live music, bucking and barrels and lots more. “It begins on Tuesday, Aug. 21 with the parade,” said Exhibition Park marketing manager Doug Kryzanowski.” We already have 105 entries. There is room for 125. This year, it’s a salute to the… Read More »

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A provincial fire ban prohibiting all open fires, including campfires in campgrounds, is now in place in parts of southern Alberta, including the City of… Read More »

Getting ready to whoop it up

Get your cowboy boots shined up and straighten that hat because Whoop-Up Days is coming up Aug, 21-25 with all kinds of family fun, live… Read More »

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Editorial

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The Arts

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There is certainly a lot going on during Whoop-Up Days week. If you aren’t into cowboys, midway rides and classic rock, perhaps check out a… Read More »

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