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Progressive Conservative royalty plan - version 8.0

Last week, the Stelmach Government announced its eighth version of their new royalty framework. Thankfully, the PCs have finally got it pretty close to right.
Alderman Howard contemplates seeking a third term

Alderman Howard contemplates seeking a third term

Alderman Shawn Howard will be soul searching this summer to determine if he will run in the October municipal election. Howard has been on City council for two terms and is weighing his options before deciding if he will run for a third.

MP brings Memory Project to local communities

My grandfather Mel Richards was among the one million Canadians – almost 10 per cent of Canada’s entire population at the time - who answered their nation’s call to service in the Second World War.
SMDP's first White Out Day a success

SMDP's first White Out Day a success

St. Martin de Porres High School held its first White Out Day May 27, educating students about the dangers of impaired driving.

Rocky View Schools changes time tables

Rocky View Schools is putting all nine of its high schools on a four-block time table this September. The change will provide students with more choice, said Superintendent of Schools Greg Bass.

Join the Airdrie Food Bank in celebrating 25 years

The Airdrie Food Bank is celebrating 25 years in the community and is inviting everyone in the city to its birthday celebration. On June 7 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Local competitors shine at 4-H on Parade

Local competitors shine at 4-H on Parade

There’s a lot of agricultural talent in Rocky View County. Local youth won big at 4-H on Parade, a competition and show with more than 500 members from about 40 clubs, held at the Calgary Stampede Grounds, May 28-30.

Animal rescue to host fundraiser in Airdrie

“Saving one animal will not save the world, but surely for that one animal the world will change forever.” That is the philosophy behind the Rocky Mountain Animal Rescue (RMAR), located near Canmore.

Rocky View County to host Balzac fire hall open house

Rocky View County is hosting an information session for a new emergency facility at the Balzac Community Centre from 4 to 8 p.m., June 10.

Development cuts off Bow River access

In a split vote, County council approved an application May 25 to create an additional 103 recreational lots in the CottageClub Ghost Lake development.