Male arrested in Hardisty and charged with Break and Enter and Possession of Stolen Property

On March 21, at 3:06 pm Wainwright RCMP responded to a Break and Enter to a rural residence near Irma, Alberta. Numerous property items, firearms and a truck were stolen from the home. Continue Reading

Viking Valhalla Music Club performs at Shuter Tribute

Viking School’s Valhalla Music Club, including local band, Last Minute, performed on Saturday, March 4 at the Shuter Tribute Fundraiser at the Camrose Regional Exhibition and according to the Viking musicians, it went well and was a lot of fun.

Viking School Principal Adam Madsen said three different groups performed a variety of rock, country, and pop music at the event.

The Shuter Tribute group hosts the event in honour Continue Reading

Iron Creek Community Centre donates funds from land sale

The Iron Creek Community Centre is pleased to present cheques to the Viking Museum for their milk wagon restoration project and to the Viking Walking Trail Committee for their highly anticipated trail project.

In recent years, our society has been challenged with dwindling numbers, making it difficult to adequately maintain the Iron Creek Community Centre and host our annual Farmer’s Day Picnic and Christmas Party events.

After several years of deliberations, we sadly closed the doors of our building this past fall.

The original Iron Creek School was built in 1908, but Continue Reading

Viking Vixens Sr. Girls basketball will head to Provincials

On March 10 and 11, the Viking Vixens Sr. Girls basketball team travelled to Eckville to compete at the Central Zone tournament where they earned Silver medals and a berth into the 1A Provincial competition.

Viking’s first match came Friday evening against Caroline who were the seventh seed in the tournament. Caroline was a gritty, hardworking team that never quit.

The Vixens were seeded second at Zones and had to play smart to win the game 47-29.

The second game for Viking was Continue Reading