|Bob Scammell – Alberta Outdoors|
In the soon to be 49 years of these weekly columns, they have appeared for varying periods in a dozen Alberta newspapers. I’ve always negotiated a complimentary subscription as part of the fee with the weekly newspapers to keep the column in tune with the communities and to benefit from occasional column subjects.
The headline on a story taking up half the front page of the Jan. 13, 2015 edition of The Brooks Bulletin, really rattled my rafters: “Family, Friends Celebrate Blanche Coultis’ 100th Birthday.” Full Story >
|Just a few words... by Jon Nesbitt|
Wednesday, January 28 – Sybil Wilson
Saturday, January 31 – Molly Douglass
Sunday, February 1 – Zoe Lyster
Monday, February 2 – Matthew Lyster
B J Grove
Thursday, January 22 – Dana Shepherd
Friday, January 23 – Terri Benson
Sunday, January 25 – Wendy Gregory
Monday, January 26 - Karen Kallen
Tuesday, January 27 – Barry Lyster
Garth Hordenchuk Full Story >
|Sports Talk by Bruce Parker|
The rodeo community lost a dear friend January 17 with the passing of Dan Buzogan.
The Patricia area sheep rancher was a huge contributor to the area rodeo scene bringing his sheep to events such as the Brooks Kinsmen Little Britches rodeo and Patricia rodeo.
His contribution to the sport over the years is well known and deserves to be recognized. A suggestion for consideration is changing the annual Little Britches rodeo to the Dan Buzogan Little Britches rodeo. Full Story >