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Boys and Girls Club brings robots to Crossfield

Boys and Girls Club brings robots to Crossfield

Crossfield youth interested in coding, programming and all things technology will have the opportunity to play with robots over spring break.
Chestermere Library Foundation encourages 'local lit'

Chestermere Library Foundation encourages 'local lit'

To support local literacy, the Chestermere Library Foundation is giving authors, writers, and poets in Chestermere and east Rocky View County the chance to have their words read through a brand-new initiative called Local Lit.
CMRB conducting public engagement, hosting open houses

CMRB conducting public engagement, hosting open houses

There are still a few days left for Rocky View County residents to submit their feedback regarding the Calgary Metropolitan Region Board’s (CMRB) draft regional growth plan.
Irricana Recreation Centre opens

Irricana Recreation Centre opens

The Irricana Recreation Centre opened on April 1 for limited use during the spring and summer months, and building manager, Charlene Derdall, wants people in Irricana and the surrounding area to know it’s more than just a curling rink.
Kenney pleas for COVID-19 compliance

Kenney pleas for COVID-19 compliance

“All of our leading indicators are telling us now that we are in a significant new wave of COVID-19."
Airdrie reports 158 active COVID-19 cases, Kenney urges compliance of health measures over Easter holiday

Airdrie reports 158 active COVID-19 cases, Kenney urges compliance of health measures over Easter holiday

As the long Easter weekend kicks off and Premier Jason Kenney urges Albertans to avoid indoor gatherings and follow public health orders, Airdrie has reported another growth in COVID-19 cases.
UPDATE: Grass fire near Cochrane cleared, fire ban activated in Rocky View County

UPDATE: Grass fire near Cochrane cleared, fire ban activated in Rocky View County

Cochrane RCMP has evacuated the residents of two homes as well as the Ghost Station Gas Bar and the Wild Cat Gas Plant amid a grass fire that is currently burning in west Rocky View County.
Rise in COVID-19 variants a 'wake-up call' but no lockdown coming: Alberta premier

Rise in COVID-19 variants a 'wake-up call' but no lockdown coming: Alberta premier

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says rising cases of more contagious COVID-19 variants should be a "wake-up call" but his government won't impose harsh measures such as curfews or stay-at-home orders.
Rocky View County and area schools see spike in COVID-19 cases

Rocky View County and area schools see spike in COVID-19 cases

As Alberta’s active number of COVID-19 cases climbed throughout March, so too did cases in Rocky View County’s schools.
Airdrie churches prepare for Easter services

Airdrie churches prepare for Easter services

Churches in Airdrie and the surrounding area have had to adapt their traditional in-person Easter services and facilitate an online audience due to government restrictions on in-person attendance during the COVID-19 pandemic.