(L-R): Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins, Consular-General of Japan in Calgary Mr. Kunihiko Tanabe, Rikubetsu Mayor Hidetaki Nojiri, Lacombe Mayor Steve Christie and Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr cut the ribbon marking 30-years of friendship between the two cities. (Photo: City of Lacombe)
September 19, 2016 - 2:53pm
Updated: September 19, 2016 - 3:33pm
A celebration was held in Lacombe over weekend to celebrate the community's 30-year partnership with sister city Rikubetsu, Japan.