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Airdrie and District Hospice Society seeks volunteers

Airdrie and District Hospice Society seeks volunteers

As 2019 begins, the Airdrie and District Hospice Society (ADHS) is seeking volunteers from Rocky View County (RVC) to help with special events throughout the upcoming year.
Dalemead horse rescue anticipates busy year

Dalemead horse rescue anticipates busy year

As Rocky View County (RVC) residents continue to feel the impacts of economic downturn, the owners of Dare to Dream Horse Rescue anticipate 2019 could be its busiest year to date.
Reeve Boehlke reflects on 2018

Reeve Boehlke reflects on 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, Rocky View County (RVC) Reeve Greg Boehlke said the year marked the beginning of a new chapter in the municipality’s history. According to Boehlke, 2018 brought plenty of changes for RVC.
Local options to celebrate New Year's Eve in RVC

Local options to celebrate New Year's Eve in RVC

While limited, a few communities around Rocky View County (RVC) will see events to mark the end of 2018 and the beginning of 2019.
Compost facility draws opposition due to "stench"

Compost facility draws opposition due to "stench"

During a four-hour public hearing Dec. 11, Rocky View County (RVC) council attempted to find a compromise that would allow a compost facility – Thorlakson Nature’s Call Inc.
Council requests halt to SR1

Council requests halt to SR1

Rocky View County (RVC) council has requested the provincial government halt progress on the Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir (SR1) project and re-evaluate its options, following a decision at a regular meeting Dec. 11.
Successful road construction season comes to a close

Successful road construction season comes to a close

Rocky View County (RVC) is celebrating a particularly successful road-construction season, with more than $16 million undertaken in rehabilitaton and improvement projects.
New Horizon Mall celebrates first Christmas with cultural events

New Horizon Mall celebrates first Christmas with cultural events

The New Horizon Mall in Balzac is celebrating its first Christmas since opening last spring with a variety of cultural events.
Second annual Christmas lights contest returning to Springbank

Second annual Christmas lights contest returning to Springbank

The Light Up Springbank contest is coming back to Division 2 this holiday season. Rocky View County Division 2 Coun. Kim McKylor began the community-wide Christmas lights contest last year.
Student Christmas card contest back for 10th year

Student Christmas card contest back for 10th year

The Rocky View Schools (RVS) Christmas card contest is back for its 10th year, and students in elementary and middle schools throughout the division are invited to submit their original creations.