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Hay, pasture insurance deadline approaching

Hay, pasture insurance deadline approaching

Farmers have until Feb. 28 to insure their hay and pasture land this year.

Federal government supports business

Peek under the hood of any healthy economy and you’ll see that business, not government, is the big shiny V8 engine that really makes it run. When it comes to the economy, there is sometimes a role for government to play.

Women's health clinic opens in Langdon

Langdon is now home to a new women’s health centre, located within the year-old clinic on Main Street.

Altalink visits Crossfield Council

AltaLink representatives Kevin Strangway, manager of municipal relations, and Mark Johns, director of siting, were invited to Crossfield council Feb. 1, to speak about the Western Alberta Transmission Line.

CFIB "distorted results" on survey: CWB

The Canadian Wheat Board (CWB) is denouncing a study claiming it has failed to service its farmers in Western Canada.

Lutheran church hopes to partner with RVS

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church is hoping to be a Program of Choice and find school space in Airdrie, beginning in fall 2011.

Cochrane Christian School continues to grow, will add Grade 8 next year

Trustees voted to make Cochrane Christian School its own entity within Mitford Middle School at its Feb. 3 board meeting. Beginning in 2007 as a K-4 pilot project with 46 students, it has now grown to 122 students operating as a K-7.

Partnership seeks millions in funding

The Calgary Regional Partnership (CRP) is hoping to increase transit options for residents in the Calgary region.

Crossfield seeking alternative school

An alternative school could be launched next fall in Crossfield if Mayor Nathan Anderson gets his way.

Police notebook: Semi trucks collide near Cochrane

On Feb. 1 at 11:30 a.m., Cochrane RCMP were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 1, just east of Highway 40. Two semi tractor-trailers were involved in the collision along with a third trailer.