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Dawgs roster begins to take shape

Dawgs roster begins to take shape

It’s a busy time of year for the Okotoks Dawgs as they prepare for opening day in the Western Major Baseball League on June 8. As the club readies for another championship run head coach Brandon Newell is in the process of confirming his roster.
Prospects showcase skills at spring camp

Prospects showcase skills at spring camp

The season is barely over and the Okotoks Junior A Oilers have already started looking towards the future. The Oilers played host to several young prospects at their annual spring camp at the Centennial Arena April 8-10.
NHL alumni join forces for Dunbow rec centre

NHL alumni join forces for Dunbow rec centre

The National Hockey League and Calgary Flames alumni are joining forces to give children in the MD of Foothills a place to play.

Mountain Shadows athletes shine at Kyle Shewfelt meet

Former Olympic gold medal gymnast Kyle Shewfelt promised something different and exciting at the University of Calgary when he sponsored his first big competition.
Oilers search for answers after frustrating loss

Oilers search for answers after frustrating loss

After falling short of a berth in the Alberta Junior Hockey League final once again the Okotoks Oilers face another off-season of questions.
Okotoks wrestler backs into a silver medal

Okotoks wrestler backs into a silver medal

A former Canadian wrestling champion is looking for the silver lining after finishing second at a national tournament in late March.

Sun Devils heading to Great White North

Two Arizona State Sun Devils baseball recruits will be spending their summer in the Great White North.

Ma Nature can't stop friends

It takes more than a storm to break a friendship. However, Mother Nature can force friends to change their plans.

Six foothills entries at Calgary Stampede rodeo

The Calgary Stampede will have plenty of representation from the foothills for its 2011 rodeo — with one noticeable exception.
Bisons have rough ride at Provincials

Bisons have rough ride at Provincials

It was tough sledding for the Okotoks Bisons at the Alberta Junior B Provincial championships last weekend in Leduc. The Bisons dropped two of three games and failed to advance to the tournament playoff round.