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Willow Creek Gospel Jamboree organizers planning return in 2022

Posted on 21 April 2022 by Editor | Comments Off on Willow Creek Gospel Jamboree organizers planning return in 2022

A popular Granum music festival returns this summer after a two-year COVID-19-imposed absence. The Willow Creek Gospel Music Jamboree is…Continue Reading

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Paskal nominated for outstanding first-year teacher award

Posted on 23 March 2022 by staff | Comments Off on Paskal nominated for outstanding first-year teacher award

Granum school and F.P. Walshe school teacher Ben Paskal is Livingstone Range School Division’s nominee for the 2022 Alberta School…Continue Reading

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Willow Creek council defers Granum area structure plan decision

Posted on 08 December 2021 by robvogt | Comments Off on Willow Creek council defers Granum area structure plan decision

MD of Willow Creek council deferred first reading to a by-law adopting an area structure plan for a proposed Granum…Continue Reading

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Two Granum veterans honoured in special ceremony

Posted on 15 September 2021 by Editor | Comments Off on Two Granum veterans honoured in special ceremony

With a cool north wind blowing across the prairie Saturday afternoon, a solemn ceremony paid tribute to two veterans almost lost to time. Private Robert John Emmit and Trooper Alroy Vernon MacLeod were remembered in a service at the Granum Cemetery. The graves of both veterans from Granum are now marked with a distinctive military…Continue Reading

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Willow Creek council delays decision on new colony

Posted on 25 August 2021 by robvogt | Comments Off on Willow Creek council delays decision on new colony

The MD of Willow Creek Municipal Planning Commission wants more information before deciding whether to approve an application by the…Continue Reading

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Historical society plans service for Granum veteran

Posted on 28 July 2021 by Editor | Comments Off on Historical society plans service for Granum veteran

A graveside service is planned for a Granum man who served in the Boer War. Robert John Emmit was buried in an unmarked grave in the Granum Cemetery until the Granum and District Historical Society researched his past and found he served in the Boer War as a Canadian soldier. “His grave was located and…Continue Reading

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Granum society plants trees at veterans’ memorial

Posted on 09 June 2021 by Editor | Comments Off on Granum society plants trees at veterans’ memorial

Veterans Memorial Park in Granum became more scenic Friday with the planting of 10 trees. A crew from Ladybug Arborists was on hand Friday to plant the 10 trees from Green Haven Garden Centre in Lethbridge. The Granum Museum and Historical Society bought the trees with a $4,150 grant from the MD of Willow Creek.…Continue Reading

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Two charged following Granum standoff

Posted on 24 March 2021 by Editor | Comments Off on Two charged following Granum standoff

Police seized $120,000 in stolen property and charged two people following an eight-hour standoff March 16 at Granum. Lethbridge Police Service priority crimes unit and crime suppression team, with assistance from the Blood Tribe Police and Fort Macleod RCMP, were investigating people involved with multiple motor vehicle thefts and break-and-enters in southern Alberta. Lethbridge Police…Continue Reading

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Willow Creek MD to sell Granum office

Posted on 24 February 2021 by robvogt | Comments Off on Willow Creek MD to sell Granum office

The MD of Willow Creek accepted a proposal to sell the Granum town office to an interested party who intends…Continue Reading