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Tillman named to hall of fame

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By J.W. Schnarr Vauxhall Advance Dale Tillman is the Taber Sports Hall of Fame newest inductee. During a ceremony last Saturday, Tillman was inducted before a packed house. The evening included dinner, a special presentation on Tillman’s life, and the impact he’s had on baseball in southern Alberta. Tillman said he was humbled but thankful for the recognition. “I don’t like the attention but… Read More »

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New RCMP officer on the job

By J.W. Schnarr Vauxhall Advance The Taber/Vauxhall RCMP has a new constable on patrol to replace an outgoing one. Cst. Dana Butler is the… Read More »

Council turns down library request

By J.W. Schnarr Vauxhall Advance While they support the application of the Vauxhall Public Library board to turn the library into a Visitor Information… Read More »

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The Vauxhall Vikings baseball team hit the diamond last night for their home opener, and hopes are high for the team to be a tough… Read More »

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Banquet celebrates minor hockey

By J.W. Schnarr Vauxhall Advance It was an opportunity to celebrate the successes of this past year’s hockey season. Last Wednesday, teams (and their… Read More »

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Beet growers celebrated

This year's top sugar beet producers for the Vauxhall area were announced at the annual sugar beet banquet last week. Top Ten for 2013 in… Read More »

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