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Day: 13 August 2020

Learning at Home

Parents were thrown into at-home and online school this past spring due to the pandemic.

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Cardinal River Campground opens to the public

Teepees, tents, and trailers were scattered across the meadow where the new group campground was built on the Nakota Sioux Nation’s Cardinal River reserve for its grand opening last weekend.

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Wild Sheep Foundation happy with youth day turnout

Wild Sheep Foundation Alberta hosted its first youth day at the Hinton Fish and Game gun range this past weekend.

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Vista proposal has 2022 start date

Coalspur Mines Ltd., also known as Bighorn Mining, proposed phase II of the existing Vista Mine just outside of Hinton, followed by a proposal for an underground expansion to the existing Phase I project.

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Rotary cancels 2020 Oktoberfest, sights set on 2021

Another local event that so many residents look forward to each year has been officially cancelled due to pandemic-related restrictions.

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Trail projects keeping Alberta Parks staff busy this summer

Staff from Alberta Parks’ Northern Rockies District have been busy this summer with restoring park areas and clearing trails.

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School boards outline re-entry options for local students

In preparation for kids going back to school in September, the Evergreen Catholic Separate School Division (ECSSD) and the Grande Yellowhead Public School Division (GYPSD) have presented some options for families.

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HMA debuts redesigned motocross track

The Hinton Motorcycle Association (HMA) spent the past weeks rebuilding, cleaning up, and redesigning the main motocross track.

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