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Quiet summer leading to Oil Country Barrel Challenge

Hinton’s rodeo grounds are usually busy each summer with weekly barrel racing jackpots, rodeo competitions, and people practicing their skills.

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Sweet shot drops for ace

Jason Sweet joked with his Industrial League teammates on the Putt Pirates that he didn’t like the par three Hole 17 because he was always between clubs for the 113 yard tee shot.

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Bighorn Trail will have three downhill options

The Bighorn Trail will not just be made into one loop to the ridge and down, but will have three different downhill options.

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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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Run In The Rockies to go virtual for 2020 event

Due to COVID-19, most big events had to be cancelled but the Hinton Run in the Rockies is going virtual for 2020

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WSHL pulls plug on 2020-21 season

The Hinton Timberwolves were just about to start its playoffs when the Western States Hockey League WSHL cancelled the remainder of the 2019-2020 season due to COVID-19.

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Local recreation sites back in business

Disc golf course, mountain bike park and gun range all open, but operating under COVID guidelines

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Virtual run raises funds for local cancer clinic

Participants have until May 31 to hit the trails, or the treadmill, for Alberta fundraiser

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Hinton Golf Club opening sooner than expected on May 9

Alberta’s relaunch strategy included the reopening of golf courses sooner than the Hinton Golf Club expected, but on May 9 the club is welcoming back local golfers.

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HGC outlook remains positive, despite COVID-19

Despite current regulations that are keeping eager golfers home, the new director of the Hinton Golf Club is feeling positive and ready to take on the challenge.

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