The Village of Empress

is situated on the West side of the Alberta/Saskatchewan border and serves as a center to the surrounding farming and ranching community of 1,500 people. It has been a focal point for many activities in the area. It is also at the geographical center of many large cities in Western Canada: Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina.

Business Directory

 

To add a business, please contact the Village Office.

 

 

Disclaimer: This business directory is being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; it does not constitute an endorsement or an approval by The Village of Empress of any products or services these organizations or individuals may provide.  The Village of Empress bears no responsibility for your use of this information.

 


Accommodation

Empress Forksview / Forksview Motel
317 1 St East
403-565-2003

Riverhills Lodge
403-565-2252, info@riverhillslodge.ca

Big Buck Lodge
403-548-8460 or 403-548-4849, MurrayR1949@gmail.com

Bar Diamond Guest Ranch NOTE: Not active 2021, it may be again in the future.
Phone: 403-504-9743, Stay@BarDiamondGuestRanch.ca

Valley Bed & Breakfast (Acadia Valley)
403-664-0816 or 403-664-0002, ShortGrassDev@gmail.com

Mammy’s Place (Estuary, SK)
Phone: 306-628-4446 or 403-548-1071

Art

That’s Empressive
309 Center Street
403-565-0009

Sagebrush Studios
Featuring the works of Dean and Fran Francis
403-565-2039

Peers Studio, (Acadia Valley)
Working Studio
Diane Peers: 403-664-1436, DPPeers@netago.ca

Banks

ATB Financial Empress Agency
6 – 3rd Ave W
403-565-3939

ATB Financial Acadia Valley Agency & Hail Insurance
403-972-3805

ATB Financial (Oyen)
403-664-3553

TD Canada Trust (Oyen)
403-664-3601

Car Wash

Empress Car Wash – PERMANENTLY CLOSED

Carpentry, Construction, Fencing, Handyman, etc.

Custom Wood Crafts – Leo Hensel (Empress)
587-888-1404

Mr. Carpentry Corp. – Al Traub (Acadia Valley)
403-866-3131

Blake Kulyk Custom Fencing (Cereal)
403-554-4197

Site Energy Services Inc. (Acadia Valley)
Heavy Equipment, Oilfield Service & Reclamation
403-972-3740 or 1-800-801-3740

Vortrax Construction Ltd. (Acadia Valley)
Heavy Equipment, Trucking & Oilfield Service
403-972-2006

Whodunit Construction (Acadia Valley)
Bob Cat Service & General Construction.
403-664-9432

Osters Plumbing & Heating Ltd. (Leader, SK)
403-909-9219
ostersplumbingandheating@gmail.com

Community Support Services

Oyen FCSS (Family and Community Support Services)
Monday – Thursday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
403-664-2255, OyenFCSS@telus.net
Food Bank

Computer Repair

Computer Repair Guy
Ted: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
309 Center Street
403-565-0009

Counselling Services

Alberta Health Services, Addiction and Mental Health (Oyen, Medicine Hat)
Counselling every Wednesday at Oyen Community Health Services building, 314 – 3 st. East, Oyen.
By appointment: 403-529-3500

GC Counselling Services (Empress & Oyen)
Gerry Congram: 403-664-9290 or 403-565-2423

West Central Crisis & Family Support Centre (Saskatchewan, but serving our community)
Free Individual, Couples & Family Counselling
Due to COVID-19, counselling is currently only available by telephone.
306-463-6655

Flowers

Oyen Flowers & Giftware (Oyen)
403-664-3827

Funeral Home

Maclean’s Funeral Home (Oyen)
403-664-3767

Gas Station

That’s Empressive
309 Center Street
403-565-0009

Groceries

Hutterite Mike @ Arena (Empress)
All sorts of food for sale! – May 2022 Inventory
Fridays, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Empress Bindloss Agridome, 311 2 Street West
E-mail: mdeggsale@gmail.com
Text: 403-664-8495

That’s Empressive (limited groceries)
309 Center Street
403-565-0009

The Store (Acadia Valley)
General Food Store w/Liquor Sales.
403-972-3861

AV Butcher Shop (Acadia Valley)
Home made sausage & special meat cuts.
403-664-9700

T&D Market Fresh Foods (Oyen)
403-664-3945

Doug’s AG Foods (Oyen)
403-664-3933

Hairdresser/Barber

Rita Heeg’s Hair Salon
Fridays in Empress Friendship Center, 324 Centre Street
By appointment 403-664-0508

Diane’s Hair Salon Cuts (Acadia Valley)
Styling perms, etc.
403-972-3864

Michelle’s Hair Salon (Acadia Valley)
Styling, Perms, etc.
Michelle Shoemaker, 403-972-2270

Home Based Businesses

… Information Coming Soon …

Insurance

Lijdsman Insurance (Oyen)
403-664-3637 or 1-888-660-3637

McLeod Agencies Ltd., The Cooperators (Oyen)
403-664-3554

Lawn Maintenance

Burt Aarts
403-548-1359

Laura Munro
403-580-7088

Laundry

Empress Coin Laundry, located in old Car Wash Building
3 – 3rd Ave W
Open 24/7
Cost to wash $2.75 (loonies and quarters only) Best price anywhere!
The dryer takes quarters and the cost varies with the amount of time you pay for.
*Expansion planned for 2022.

Library

Empress Library
Located in Village Office
6 – 3rd Ave W
403-565-3636

Massage Therapy

Jamie Ross, RMT (Oyen)
403-548-5146

Motor Vehicle Services

Mipro Auto & Mechanics
Vehicle Repairs-Parts, Sales
403-565-2084

Evens Collision (Oyen)
403-664-2992

Kattlac Enterprises (Acadia Valley)
Towing
403-664-7125

Larry Peers Trucking (Acadia Valley)
Oilfield and Gravel Hauling
403-664-7168

Neilson Mechanical Inc. (Acadia Valley)
Repair and maintenance of construction equipment and engines as well as heavy duty truck & trailers.
403-664-9185 or 403-972-2723

Oyen Towing (Oyen)
403-664-0373 or 403-664-5566

Skappak’s Farm Supply (Acadia Valley)
403-972-3881, skappaksfarmsupply@netago.ca

VS Truck Works (Acadia Valley)
Auto / Truck Wrecking (specializing in Chev Trucks) & Used Parts Sales.
403-972-3879

Oilfield & Reclamation Services

Larry Peers Trucking (Acadia Valley)
Oilfield and Gravel Hauling
403-664-7168

Site Energy Services Inc. (Acadia Valley)
Heavy Equipment, Oilfield Service & Reclamation
403-972-3740 or 1-800-801-3740

Vortrax Construction Ltd. (Acadia Valley)
Heavy Equipment, Trucking & Oilfield Service
403-972-2006

Paintball

Empress Last Man Standing Paintball
By appointment 403-548-5561

Pets

Border Kennels (Acadia Valley)
Large Kennels, Full Grooming, Fenced Play & Run Area, Pet Taxi
Marilyn MacTavish, 403-664-9451, 403-664-9351, Moozer@netago.ca

Pampered Pup Pet Grooming (SW of Oyen)
403-363-4872

Post Office

Canada Post
10 – 3 ave W
403-565-2040

Real Estate

Royal LePage Community Realty
Agent: Jim Douglas
403-528-4222
JimDouglas@royallepage.ca

Big Sky Real Estate Ltd.
Agent: Tracey Grantham
403-854-1583
TraceyGrantham@icloud.com

Royal LePage Community Realty
Agent: Kim Gilbertson
403-664-1234
KimGilbertson@royallepage.ca

Rentals

Flaman Rentals – Acadia Valley Rentals (Acadia Valley)
403-664-8296

Restaurants

Barnsey’s Place
Empress Bindloss Agridome, 311 2 Street West
403-565-2555
Hours of operation:
Tuesday – Friday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
That’s Empressive
309 Center Street
403-565-0009
Hours of operation:
7 days per week 6:00 am – 9:00 pm

 

Main Street Cafe (Acadia Valley)
403-972-3848

The Prairie Elevator Museum and Teahouse (Acadia Valley)
403-664-9112, lulu@netago.ca

Welding

Martin Grudecki Welding (Acadia Valley)
Mobile welding, fabrication shop and sales
403-972-2244 or 403-664-8325

 


 

Disclaimer: This business directory is being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; it does not constitute an endorsement or an approval by The Village of Empress of any products or services these organizations or individuals may provide.  The Village of Empress bears no responsibility for your use of this information.

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