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Fallen girder halts traffic on Highway 2

Fallen girder halts traffic on Highway 2

At 12:30 a.m. on June 24, the Airdrie Integrated Traffic Unit responded to an incident at the construction zone near the Cross Iron Mills Mall on Highway 2, near Balzac.

Bragg Creek sewage treatment plant stalled

A potential solution to the 30-year-old water issue in Bragg Creek has been stalled until July 20.
Airdrie 4-H Beef Club celebrates 60 years at Golden Rod Hall

Airdrie 4-H Beef Club celebrates 60 years at Golden Rod Hall

On April 24, we celebrated our 60th anniversary at the Golden Rod Hall. The reunion was well attended with many original members. Everyone appreciated the slide show Dan McKinnon put together that gave us a history of the club.

Crossfield council looks for public input on sign selection

Crossfield Town council was presented with a report from administration concerning the replacement of the Town’s entranceway signs along the 2A corridor.

Athlete recognition program to honour local talent

Airdrie’s elite athletes will be recognized at Genesis Place with a wall of fame. City council approved the Airdrie Elite Athlete Recognition Program, June 21.

City to renovate Plainsmen

Airdrie City council voted to upgrade the Plainsmen Arena, June 21. The project will include new lobby access on the east side of the building and new change rooms on the north side.
Mayor asks Airdrie to be patient with growth

Mayor asks Airdrie to be patient with growth

Airdrie Mayor Linda Bruce used her State of the City address to the Airdrie Chamber of Commerce to ask residents and business owners to be patient with Airdrie’s growth management, June 16.

Feds should leave securities regulation alone

The federal government is proposing new legislation to create a national securities regulator. This initiative, although well intended, is an unnecessary bureaucratic intrusion into a constitutionally protected responsibility of the provinces.

Citizenship reforms ensure fairness for all

Canadian citizenship is sought by people from around the world for the freedoms, benefits and privileges that it affords.

New era of ambulance service to begin July 1

Representatives of Alberta Health Services (AHS) attended the June 21 Airdrie City council meeting to address concerns regarding the Provincial takeover of ambulance service, effective July 1.