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Sundre  Elks host golf fundraiser

Sundre Elks host golf fundraiser

The Sundre Elks Lodge No. 338 recently held a golf tournament fundraiser that was hosted on Sunday, Aug. 18 at the Forest Heights Golf Course. Four-player teams hit the fairways in a Texas scramble, best ball format.
Missing man discovered deceased in Red Deer River

Missing man discovered deceased in Red Deer River

The man who was recently reported missing after venturing away from the former Mountain Aire Lodge west of Sundre has been discovered deceased.
Back to school registration, fall fair and pet parade

Back to school registration, fall fair and pet parade

Following last week's return to class were the annual fall fair and pet parade as well as the back to school barbecue and registration. Murray Matchett grills some burgers on Sept.
Scenes of Sundre

Scenes of Sundre

A mule deer almost seems to play a game of peek-a-boo in some trees near Bergen recently. The Round Up continues to welcome submissions of local wildlife and landscapes for Scenes of Sundre.
First day of school

First day of school

River Valley School Grade 3 student Olivia Thorogood without hesitating patiently and courteously held open one of the main doors on Tuesday, Sept. 2 after the bell rang dismissing classes following the first day of school.
Summer camping season ends quietly

Summer camping season ends quietly

The Sundre area’s camping season seems to have ended safely and quietly, with no major emergencies reported throughout the duration of the Labour Day long weekend. “We were pretty quiet,” said Sundre Fire Department Chief Marty Butts.
Sundre senior teams up with twin in tandem canoe race

Sundre senior teams up with twin in tandem canoe race

Among a couple of Sundre residents who took part in the recent inaugural Alberta Masters Games was a local senior who teamed up with her twin sister in the tandem canoe race.
Being the community’s ambassador a rewarding experience

Being the community’s ambassador a rewarding experience

Travelling around the province over the past summer as the community’s ambassador has been a rewarding experience for Miss Rodeo Sundre 2019.
Chinook’s Edge School Division not considering cellphone ban

Chinook’s Edge School Division not considering cellphone ban

Distractions caused by digital devices in the classroom, which have a detrimental impact on students’ educational development, is an issue Chinook’s Edge School Division is well aware of.
Man reported missing west of Sundre near Ya Ha Tinda

Man reported missing west of Sundre near Ya Ha Tinda

Authorities suspect a man reported missing west of Sundre left the area and are seeking assistance in determining his whereabouts. “It’s believed that the individual left the area,” the local RCMP detachment’s Cpl.