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Team effort leads to impressive playoff for Bisons forward

Team effort leads to impressive playoff for Bisons forward

The hallmark of a championship team is balance and the Okotoks Junior B Bisons have found it during their remarkable run to the Heritage Junior Hockey League final.

Racquet sport facility looking for name

The Padel Association of Canada (PAC) is bringing an indoor sports facility to the foothills, but it needs the community’s help to do so. PAC president Bill Stamile announced last year the association has secured a 4.
Okotoks commits to keep BMX track for two years

Okotoks commits to keep BMX track for two years

Local BMX racers will have a place to call home for at least the next two racing seasons. The Town of Okotoks has guaranteed the BMX track will be available to the Okotoks BMX Club and other riders until the end of the racing season in 2012.
Okotoks duo golden at Alberta Open

Okotoks duo golden at Alberta Open

An Okotoks wrestler cut close to seven kilograms to make weight for the Alberta Open and he nearly packed out that much weight in awards at the wrestling meet in Edson last weekend.
Bantam Oilers boast impressive resume

Bantam Oilers boast impressive resume

The Bantam 1 Oilers finished first in their league this year, and in recent weeks added the title “champions” to their resume twice.
Okotoks gives Lightning a jolt in semis

Okotoks gives Lightning a jolt in semis

The Okotoks Atom AA Oilers nearly shocked the eventual provincial champions on the weekend. The gritty Oilers gave the St. Albert Lightning all they could handle before losing 3-2 in the Atom AA Provincial semifinal March 20 at the Blackie Arena. St.
Elks taking aim at national target

Elks taking aim at national target

A double-double is more than a cream-saturated coffee for the group that meets at the Okotoks Elks Club twice a week.
Stingray 'Knox off' Olympian's 27-year-old record

Stingray 'Knox off' Olympian's 27-year-old record

A Foothills Stingray has broken a 27-year-record previously held by a three-time Olympic medalist and he had one of his best friends pushing him all the way.

Falcons face tough test at provincials

For the Foothills Falcons Senior boys’ basketball squad, some higher ground was achieved at the 4A provincial tournament as the Okotoks team cracked the top 10.
Social club just keeps on running

Social club just keeps on running

Don’t let the name Big Rock Runners fool you. They are just a group of sociable guys and gals who happen to enjoy running. They do put their running shoes on one foot at a time like everyone else.