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Irricana library's summer reading program starts

Irricana library's summer reading program starts

The summer reading program is now underway at the Irricana library. The library offers various summer reading activities such as Craft Day, every Monday at 5 p.m. All ages are welcome.

Ironman competition to cause traffic delays

Several County roads will be affected by an Ironman competition, Aug. 1. The Viterra Ironman 70.3 will take place with the first of 1,500 athletes entering Ghost Lake at 6:10 a.m.
Airdrie Pro Rodeo crowns new royalty

Airdrie Pro Rodeo crowns new royalty

Queen Elizabeth II may have been in Canada for the past week, but it was two local women catching the royalty headlines at the Airdrie Pro Rodeo.
Irricana Sports Day parade winners:

Irricana Sports Day parade winners:

Here are the winning entries from the 2010 Irricana Sports Day parade, held July 10: 1. Green Thumbs Greenhouse 2. Phil’s Auto 3. ATB Financial 1. Irricana Agricultural Society 2. Pioneer Acres 3. Town of Strathmore 1. Pioneer Acres 2. Don Lamont 3.
Artist finds unconventional place to show work

Artist finds unconventional place to show work

A local artist is thinking outside the box. Glen Collins is showcasing his work at Airdrie Office Supplies Ltd. “I think it is a great idea to have local businesses support artists,” he said. “It is a great relationship.
The real cowpokes awarded for hard work at Ranch Hand Competition

The real cowpokes awarded for hard work at Ranch Hand Competition

The Airdrie and District Agricultural Society held its annual Ranch Hand Competition on July 3 at the Airdrie Rodeo Ranch. Fifteen teams entered the competition.
Rocky View Handibus adds one to its fleet

Rocky View Handibus adds one to its fleet

Local retired auctioneer Dick Teske donated the funds to purchase a new bus for Rocky View Handibus. “It was a really gigantic show of support from Mr. Teske,” said Paul Siller, general manager of Rocky View Handibus.
New rodeo royalty crowned

New rodeo royalty crowned

Queen Elizabeth II may have been in Canada for the past week, but it was two local women catching the royalty headlines at the Airdrie Pro Rodeo.
Rocky View Handibus adds to its fleet

Rocky View Handibus adds to its fleet

Local retired auctioneer Dick Teske donated the funds to purchase a new bus for Rocky View Handibus. “It was a really gigantic show of support from Mr. Teske,” said Paul Siller, general manager of Rocky View Handibus.
Local teen gives from the heart

Local teen gives from the heart

A local teenager donated a bag of stuffed toys to the Irricana Volunteer Fire Station and experienced a life-long dream, June 22.