Paramedics/Fire

Poor communication/ relationships between levels of government, inaccurate information major concerns in Kenow Fire Debrief

By Lara Fominoff @LaraFominoff on Twitter
December 5, 2017 - 2:14pm Updated: December 6, 2017 - 10:16am

MD PINCHER CREEK - A 43 page debrief of how the Municipal District of Pincher Creek dealt with September's Kenow Fire has been released, nearly a month after the report was completed by Kenneth Kendall Consulting.

Representatives from ten local bars receive BBN accreditaton from AGLC, police, fire and health officials
Representatives from ten local bars receive BBN accreditaton from AGLC, police, fire and health officials LNN

Ten local bars, lounges and pubs awarded Best-Bar-None accreditation

By Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter)
November 29, 2017 - 3:57pm Updated: November 29, 2017 - 4:33pm

LETHBRIDGE - It was a concept that began in Manchester, England in the early 2000's, stemming from the disconnect between the liquor industry, police, the city and pub patrons. The Best-Bar-None (BBN) concept became such a going concern, it was imported to Alberta.

Doug Cutler tears up as he talks about his condemned property

Offers of help trickle in for Galt Manor building owner whose property is overrun by addicts, criminals and squatters WARNING: Graphic photos of human waste

By Lara Fominoff @fomsy1 on Twitter
November 23, 2017 - 1:56pm

LETHBRIDGE - The look of utter hopelessness and despair is apparent on Doug Cutler's face.

"My wife cries with me a lot. I'm sorry," he says through tears as he turns away.

Fire crews were still at the scene Friday morning
Fire crews were still at the scene Friday morning Twitter/Pincher Creek Emergency Services

Crews respond to fire in Pincher Creek

By Geoff Smith (@GeoffSmithLNN on Twitter)
November 17, 2017 - 5:39am Updated: November 17, 2017 - 10:20am

PINCHER CREEK – Fire crews say no one was hurt in an overnight house fire.

Crews were called around 1:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17 to a home on Canon St. The fire department said it was the occupants of the house who called authorities after getting out safely.

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