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Grade 1 students re-create historic Airdrie using Minecraft

Grade 1 students re-create historic Airdrie using Minecraft

During a regular board meeting on Oct. 7, the Rocky View Schools (RVS) Board of Trustees heard a presentation from a Grade 1 classroom at A.E. Bowers Elementary School that had re-created an historic rendition of Airdrie using the popular video game Minecraft.
Nose Creek Park bridge deck painted purple for overdose awareness

Nose Creek Park bridge deck painted purple for overdose awareness

A bridge deck in Nose Creek Regional Park has been painted purple as a memorial and symbol of awareness for those affected by accidental drug overdoses.
Airdrie filmmaker seeking feedback on Airdrie arts community through survey

Airdrie filmmaker seeking feedback on Airdrie arts community through survey

With Airdrie constantly growing and evolving, local filmmaker and business owner Mitchell George is asking residents to provide feedback through a survey he has created regarding Airdrie’s art community.
Aurora Borealis dances across Rocky View County's night sky on Oct. 11

Aurora Borealis dances across Rocky View County's night sky on Oct. 11

The night sky put on quite the show in Rocky View County on Oct. 11, thanks to a vivid Aurora Borealis.
Rocky View Schools looks to secure new Airdrie high school sites

Rocky View Schools looks to secure new Airdrie high school sites

Rocky View Schools (RVS) have engaged in a multi-party collaboration to address the future demand for additional high schools in Airdrie through a proposed agreement that would allocate 168 acres of land towards the build of eight new high schools by the year 2065.
Rocky View County resident dies in fatal MVC on Highway 8

Rocky View County resident dies in fatal MVC on Highway 8

A 33-year-old Rocky View County man has died following a motor vehicle collision in Springbank on Oct. 11.
RCMP identify female remains found in abandoned trailer in east Rocky View County

RCMP identify female remains found in abandoned trailer in east Rocky View County

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes has released the identity of the female human remains found in an abandoned trailer on Sept. 30.
Rocky View Schools unveils Indigenous art installation

Rocky View Schools unveils Indigenous art installation

In honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, Rocky View Schools (RVS) unveiled a temporary outdoor art installation in partnership with Blackfoot artists at the public school division’s Education Centre in Airdrie on Oct. 5.
Chargers overcome Cavaliers in Turkey Bowl game

Chargers overcome Cavaliers in Turkey Bowl game

Fresh off their first victory of the 2021 Rocky View Sports Association (RVSA) season, the Bert Church Chargers football team claimed their second win in a row on Oct. 8, downing the W.H. Croxford Cavaliers 34-6 in Airdrie.
Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association of Airdrie adopt portion of highway by Crossfield

Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association of Airdrie adopt portion of highway by Crossfield

The Ahmadiyya Women's Muslim Association (AWMA) of Airdrie has adopted a stretch of highway near Crossfield, as a way to practice their faith and show appreciation for the land they call home.