Stocking the Herd: Westin Wayne Lucas

Congratulations to Rusty and Aaron (Courchesne) Lucas on the birth of their third son, Westin Wayne Lucas, born August 31, 2017, in Lethbridge, Alta. Westin is a new brother for Conner Riley and Colson Jhett. Rusty is from the Lucasia Ranch family in southern Alberta, and Aaron reigned as 2009 Miss Rodeo Canada.

Stocking the Herd: Dawson James Stokke

Congratulations to Jay and Abbey Stokke on the birth of their first child, Dawson James Stokke, born August 11, 2017. Jay and Abbey, who ranch in southern Saskatchewan, were featured in our 2016 Wedding issue.

Ranch Country Horse Sale

The 13th annual Ranch Country Horse Sale was held September 9 in the High Chaparral Arena in Maple Creek, Sask., with quality weanlings, prospects, and broke ranch and rope horses on offer. The 27 broke horses averaged $6,411, with the top five broke horses bringing $10,750. The high seller this year was CD Diamond Jay, …

FCA Finals

Congratulations to the 2017 Foothills Cowboy Association Champions! Additional honours handed out include the Stock of the Year Awards. Steer Wrestling Horse — Wyzy, owned by The Guthries; Hazing Horse — Joe, owned by Gord Sandercock; Tie-Down Horse — Jo-Jo, owned by Jason Smith; Barrel Racing Horse — Ticket, owned by Susan Gulick; Junior Barrel …