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  1. Drayton Valley Adds Report a Problem to their Mobile ApplicationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Drayton Valley today added a report a problem module to their iPhone and Android mobile applications to allow citizens and city staff to quickly report civic issues as they encounter them in the town of Drayton Valley. The application and module was developed by Purple Forge, the leading provider of mobile apps to governments in Canada.

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  2. Wetaskiwin-area hammered by hailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | GlobalNews

    ... winds, short spurts of heavy rain and small-sized hail," says Morin. "We're watching it move through Edson, Drayton Valley, south through Camrose," said Morin. "But it's really not doing a whole lot on top of Edmonton." RADAR: Majority of this ...

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  3. Francis leads Canada's Pan Am baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | InsideHalton.com

    ... Albers, pitcher, North Battleford, Sask.; Phillippe Aumont, pitcher, Gatineau, Que.; Shane Dawson, pitcher, Drayton Valley, Alta.; Kellin Deglan, catcher, Langley, B.C.; Jeff Francis, pitcher, Delta, B.C.; Tyson Gillies, outfielder, Vancouver; Shawn ...

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  4. Body of man who tried to evade police by jumping into river has been foundRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Medincine Hat News

    ... from numerous charges out of Killam, Alta. On June 2, while conducting a search on Crown land just south of Drayton Valley, Alta., officers located a variety of stolen items valued at thousands of dollars, including a jet boat, vehicles and ...

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  5. F.P. Walshe Flyers mine silver at provincial high school girls rugby tournamentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Fort Macleod Gazette

    ... Flyers coach Andrew Walmsley said. The Flyers opened the tournament in a pool with teams from Springbank and Drayton Valley. F.P. Walshe won their tournament opener 48-5 over Springbank Phoenix. Emily Eremenko led the Flyers offensively with 18 ...

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  6. Temperatures, lack of precipitation inflame wildfire riskRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | Red Deer Advocate

    Early last week, the wildfire hazard was down to moderate for the area that stretches east to Rocky Mountain House, west to the national parks, north to Drayton Valley and south to the Sundre area. Kris Heemeryck, wildfire prevention officer out of Rocky Mountain House, said the risk has increased due to increasing temperatures and winds, and little precipitation.

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  7. Central Albertans cash in big at RockyRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 7 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... on their event, to count $1524 each for a 5.5 second run. Bareback rider Kyle Bowers, who recently moved to Drayton Valley, had an outstanding weekend. He split first at Lea Park, and won it outright at Rocky Mountain House, with an 87.5 on Outlaw ...

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  8. Acumen Capital Begins Coverage on Canamax EnergyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... in Alberta, Canada. The Company's Brazeau property is located approximately 50 miles southwest of the town of Drayton Valley in western Alberta. Receive News & Ratings for Canamax Energy Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise ...

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  9. Criminals jump into central Alberta river, one nabbed and one missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | GlobalNews

    RCMP say they're worried for the well-being of a criminal who jumped into a river to evade police on Tuesday morning. While conducting a search on Crown land 15 kilometres south of Drayton Valley around 6:30 a.m., officers located a variety of stolen items valued at thousands of dollars, including a jet boat, vehicles, ATVs and trailers.

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  10. Criminals jump into central Alberta river, one nabbed and one missingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Lethbridge Herald

    RCMP say they're worried for the well-being of a criminal who jumped into a river to evade police. While conducting a search on Crown land just south of Drayton Valley, Alta., officers located a variety of stolen items valued at thousands of dollars, including a jet boat, vehicles and trailers.

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  11. Rainmaker Rodeo 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... during the Tie Down Roping event at thr 50th annual Rainmaker Rodeo on Saturday afternoon. Coltin Crawford of Drayton Valley, Alberta, wrestles a steer to the ground during the Steer Wrestling event at the 50th annual Rainmaker Rodeo on Saturday ...

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  12. Must-win game for firstsRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... first match guiding the premier squad after making his SARFC coaching debut in the thirds' 19-15 loss to the Drayton Valley Riggers on May 9. 'The way this club is it seems all the players really strive to be better. It's still early in the season ...

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  13. More fire bans roll inRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | St. Albert Gazette

    Campers and backyard partiers can forget about fires this week now that two towns and the province have brought in near total fire bans for much of the region. The ban applies to all open fires, campfires, charcoal fires, turkey fryers and tiki torches, and affects pretty much everything east of Drayton Valley or north of Whitecourt .

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  14. Good news, bad news fire hazzardRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... benefit from the latest rainfall. So far this season, the Rocky Wildfire Management Area, which extends from Drayton Valley and Sundre west to the national parks, has avoided the worst of the fires. This season, 70 fires have been recorded, burning ...

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  15. Striker Exploration Corp. Announces First Quarter Operating and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... and development primarily for the tie-in and equipping of 2 gross (1.8 net) Cardium light oil wells in Drayton Valley as detailed in the February 9, 2015 press release; and $1.6 million on a Belly River focused strategic acquisition in the ...

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  16. Mackie Initiates Coverage on Canamax EnergyRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... in Alberta, Canada. The Company's Brazeau property is located approximately 50 miles southwest of the town of Drayton Valley in western Alberta. Receive News & Ratings for Canamax Energy Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise ...

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  17. Provincewide fire ban in effectRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... the Rocky Wildfire Management Area, a huge swath of natural area west of Rocky Mountain House extending from Drayton Valley in the north to Sundre in the south and west to the Jasper and Banff National Parks. Heemeryck said conditions in the West ...

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  18. McLennan Ross Junior Golf Tour ready to kick off 20th seasonRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... in it for sure," said Mills. This year the tour will consist of 26 tournaments, starting on June 6 at the Drayton Valley Golf Club and will wrap up with it's championship on Aug. 31 at Wolf Creek. Other stops in Central Alberta include Innisfail ...

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  19. RCMP need assistance locating man wanted on a number of warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    Red Deer RCMP is asking for the public's help in locating Lloyd James Hall, 49, who is wanted on a number of warrants. Hall's warrants are related to thefts of vehicles in Drayton Valley and Edson, and being unlawfully at large in Red Deer.

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  20. Forest fires near Lodgepole and High Level still out of controlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... roads design and construction projects. About 100 firefighters are battling the 750-hectare blaze near Drayton Valley in west-central Alberta, about 130 km southwest of Edmonton. When the fire was discovered Tuesday, it had destroyed about two ...

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