Competing in blacksmithing events at any level is no easy task and it only gets bigger at the Calgary Stampede. Strathmore, Alberta's Keith Oram remembers coming to the Calgary Stampede in High School and watching some of his idols show off their skills in the World Championships.
The horse racing community is coming together for two events in the Calgary area to raise money for breast cancer research this weekend.
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry will be coordinating efforts to save horses in the Fort McMurray fire zone.
And they're off! With the Alberta Fall Breeders' Classic in Edmonton underway, there is a feeling in the air that interest in thoroughbred horses an racing is on the rise... Especially when the winds of change are bringing with it a new race track in the Balzac area.