Tagalberta history

Breage Begins

Breage Begins

Early Log Home In Breage It was way back in 1902 that a man by the name of Matthew Brimacombe settled on land near what would one day be Vermilion. One year after he settled in the area, the community of Breage was born and he would become the first...

Mannville’s Lord Mayor of London

Mannville’s Lord Mayor of London

Many famous people have come from Mannville, including hockey players and actors, but there was one individual who was born in the community on June 28, 1929, that would go on to have a great deal of success in life. Peter Drury Haggerston Gadsden...

The Founding of Cardston

The Founding of Cardston

When Charles Ora Card and his party of settlers arrived in the area in the spring of 1887, they were ready to begin building a new community. Unfortunately, the site they had chosen for their new home was not going to work. The Cochrane Ranching...

The Cardston Creamery

The Cardston Creamery

The dairy industry has always been an important part of Canada’s economy. Prior to many of the rules and regulations that popped up in Canada over the past several decades, it was up to towns and communities throughout the country to deal with their...

Carl Stettler

Carl Stettler

If it was not for a man from Switzerland, the community of Stettler would be a very different place. It was thanks to a man by the name of Carl Stettler that the community was born, and he had a big hand in helping it prosper in those early years...

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