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RVC to host bear safety workshop

RVC to host bear safety workshop

Residents living in bear country may want to avail themselves of an upcoming bear safety workshop hosted by Rocky View County (RVC) at the Springbank Heritage Club May 1 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Farmers' market to open at New Horizon Mall

Farmers' market to open at New Horizon Mall

A new farmers’ market is coming to East Balzac, as Prairie Horizon Fresh Market announced it will open at New Horizon Mall (NHM) later this summer. Airdonians Ken Aylesworth and his wife Tracy will run the enterprise.
Celebrate Easter in Rocky View County

Celebrate Easter in Rocky View County

Family-friendly Easter activities await residents in Rocky View County this month. At New Horizon Mall (NHM) in East Balzac, the shopping centre will celebrate Easter April 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. The festivities will include an Easter egg hunt at 1 p.m.
Red Cross highlights flood-risk awareness

Red Cross highlights flood-risk awareness

Residents of certain Rocky View County (RVC) communities might soon be engaged in doorstep conversations about flood readiness.
Annual event showcases Bragg Creek's many flavours

Annual event showcases Bragg Creek's many flavours

The organizers of the seventh annual Taste of Bragg Creek hope to whet visitors’ appetites by highlighting the hamlet’s shops and restaurants.
RVC says firefighters needed for Madden, Irricana

RVC says firefighters needed for Madden, Irricana

Rocky View County (RVC) is in need of more volunteer firefighters for its stations in Madden and Irricana, according to RVC Fire Chief Randy Smith. “We want to keep our membership in these stations up to around 20 volunteers,” he said.
New Master Rates Bylaw includes free pet licensing

New Master Rates Bylaw includes free pet licensing

Rocky View County (RVC) residents will no longer be expected to pay for dog licenses and dog tag replacements. The fees were eliminated as part of council’s approved 2019 Master Rates Bylaw, which was adopted during a regular meeting March 26.
Spring farmers' market returns to Crossfield

Spring farmers' market returns to Crossfield

Just in time for Easter, Mother’s Day and graduation season, the Crossfield Spring Farmers’ Market is returning to the rural community April 6, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crossfield Community Centre.
County explores acquiring Cochrane Lakes utilities

County explores acquiring Cochrane Lakes utilities

In an effort to find a water solution for Cochrane Lakes, Rocky View County (RVC) council unanimously directed staff to open discussions with the current owner of the area’s water and sewer utility during a regular meeting March 12.
Dig in the dirt at vegetable gardening workshop

Dig in the dirt at vegetable gardening workshop

Growing season may still be a few months away, but local green thumbs can get their gardening fix, regardless, during Rocky View County’s (RVC) annual vegetable gardening workshop March 28.