City of Camrose Director of Engineering Jeremy Enarson talks with Coun. PJ Stasko about the construction of the new 48 Avenue bridge still under construction in Camrose, Alta. on Thursday July 26, 2018. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian/Postmedia Network

City pushes detour for BVJ traffic

With the city expecting an influx of about 20,000 people for Big Valley Jamboree, administration is reminding all festival traffic to take Camrose Drive to get there.

The Clan MacNaughton Pipes and Drums of Edmonton play during the Big Valley Jamboree Kick’n Country Parade in Camrose in 2017. They will be back again this year for the Aug. 2 parade through downtown. File photo/Camrose Canadian

Parade set for milestone

Jackie Rae Greening has seen just about everything over the last 19 years at the Kick'N Country Parade that signals the beginning of Big Valley Jamboree.

eremy Barton, 5, grins to have his Tom Cat model plane autographed by CF Snowbirds Captain Blake McNaughton following their performance over the Camrose Airport on July 18 in Camrose. Leah Simonot/Camrose Canadian/Postmedia Network

Fuelling aviation dreams

“Amazing,” said 12-year-old Josh Agrey in the wake of a strong hot wind stirred up by the whirring to life of 10 Canadair CT-114 Tutor jet engines.

From Left: Lawrence Dufresne, Matt Hutchison, Canadian Mental Health Association executive director Colleen Swanson and Mike Vennard tee of at the 20th annual Val Wolski memorial golf tournament for mental health in Camrose on Saturday. Leah Simonot/Camrose Canadian

CMHA still breaking down stigmas

The Canadian Mental Health Association’s 20th annual Val Wolski memorial golf tournament celebrated a century of growth in the organization’s vision.

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