Empty Saddles: Heather Ann Desrosiers

Heather was a historian who could weave the tales of the West into a fascinating and factual narrative that stitched together seemingly disparate events, and through these connections, she led her listeners to a deeper understanding of history. Her interesting narratives made her welcome at cowboy gatherings far and wide. After graduating college in Vermilion, …

National High School Rodeo Finals – The Canadians!

The 2019 National High School Finals Rodeo was held July 14-20 in Rock Springs, Wyo. The Canadians had a grand time and made the West proud! Here is the list of who entered and how they finished up. Congratulations, everyone! For full results, visit nhsra.com Team Standings (47 teams) Texas 12,260 Alberta 2,675 Saskatchewan 1,005 …

Sons of the Pioneers in Western Canada!

Coming to the Canadian West! Sons of the Pioneers 85th Anniversary Tour By Tim Lasiuta For 85 years, the Sons of the Pioneers, or the ‘Sons’, have been part of Hollywood’s Golden Age of Western Musicals and country/western music. “Dusty Rogers joined the Pioneers in early 2018,” said trail boss Tommy Nallie.  “We had worked with …

PBR – Parsonage Takes Lethbridge!

Parsonage Wins Bridge City Chrysler/LA Towing PBR Challenge As the lone rider to go a perfect 3-for-3, Parsonage catapults to No. 44 in the PBR world standings NEW YORK CITY – In front of a sold-out crowd on Saturday night inside the ENMAX Centre, Jared Parsonage (Maple Creek, Sask.), the lone rider to go a …