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Rocky View County breaks ground on new fire station

Rocky View County breaks ground on new fire station

Rocky View County held a groundbreaking ceremony on July 28 to celebrate the new fire hall, Station 74, to be built in Elbow Valley.

Farm photography contest open to 4-Hers

4-H members, leaders and volunteers are being encouraged to enter a photography contest and take their shot at a $250 grand prize. Second place will win $150 and third will receive $100.

County awards $35,000 to non-profit groups

Rocky View County offered a helping hand to seven local community-based programs and organizations by awarding $35,000 in grant funding, July 27.

Police Notebook: RCMP asking for help with serious accident

On July 23 at about 1:20 p.m., Cochrane RCMP responded to a serious collision involving a motorcycle on Highway 1A, just east of the Morley Road. The driver of the bike sustained severe leg injuries.

Bearspaw development denied

Council turned down an application to subdivide a 16-acre parcel into seven two-acre parcels in Blazer Estates Ridge, 0.4 kilometres east of Bearspaw Village Road, July 27.

Bragg Creek Wastewater treatment plant approved

Council unanimously approved a controversial wastewater treatment facility in Bragg Creek, July 27.

Green light for conceptual scheme

Council unanimously approved a conceptual scheme for an industrial development on two sections of land in the East Balzac area, July 27.

Growers encouraged not to till fields

Ducks Unlimited Canada is pushing for farmers to keep their tillage equipment out of their fields if they plan on seeding winter wheat.

Alberta crop producers to receive support for heavy moisture

The federal and provincial government are providing funds through AgriRecovery for Alberta crop producers dealing with losses due to excess moisture and flooding.
Reeve Lois Habberfield to run for re-election

Reeve Lois Habberfield to run for re-election

Reeve Lois Habberfield is in for the long run. After three terms on council, Habberfield is letting her name stand again.