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MAP gets a school yard update

(Photo submitted) OUTDOOR SPACE

By Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance njamieson@tabertimes.com Having graduated a lot of students in the past few years, Horizon MAP School had expected fewer students to attend this school year. However, the opposite turned out to be true. "We had actually anticipated being down a little bit in the spring, it was looking like we had a few families move away," said Dan Vanden Dungen, principal… Read More »

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Pocket dials affecting 9-1-1 calls

By Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance njamieson@tabertimes.com Pocket dialling has become a common occurrence since the advent of cell phones. As their popularity rose, so did… Read More »

New Chamber of Commerce in the works

By Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance njamieson@tabertimes.com A new Chamber of Commerce could start operating in the Vauxhall area next year, but first local businesses have… Read More »

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Queens concentrating on defence

By Greg Price Vauxhall Advance gprice@tabertimes.com A young Vauxhall Queens varsity girls volleyball team will continue to build towards its zone run. If recent tournament… Read More »

Academy Jets take tournament

By Greg Price Vauxhall Advance gprice@tabertimes.com Vauxhall Jets won its tournament in Kelowna this past week thanks to a string of strong pitching. That pitching… Read More »

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Retlaw, Hays clubs finish high in 4-H Show and Sale

Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance njamieson@tabertimes.com After 200 days, the 4-Hers finally got to show off all their hard work during the Taber and District 4-H… Read More »

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