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Bragg Creek resident has close encounter with a cougar

Bragg Creek resident has close encounter with a cougar

“I’ve got cats on my cameras before, but it's one thing to have them on your game cam and then to have them right there,” Fullerton exclaimed. “You expect a coyote, or a skunk or even a bear, but never a cat."
Webinar about bees will get RVC residents buzzing

Webinar about bees will get RVC residents buzzing

An upcoming online workshop will teach Rocky View County residents all about one of the earth’s most important species.
Library Link: A literary walk around the park

Library Link: A literary walk around the park

A fun fact about public libraries: while they have lots of books and resources for all manner of readers and reader’s needs, they also get to do cool stuff.
Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park participating in City Nature Challenge

Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park participating in City Nature Challenge

“Every park user is a valuable scientist and together we can document the wildlife in and around the city."
Hospice society’s Hike for Hospice to launch virtually on May 2

Hospice society’s Hike for Hospice to launch virtually on May 2

The Airdrie and District Hospice Society (ADHS) will be hosting its second annual virtual Hike for Hospice throughout the month of May to raise funds and awareness for palliative care patients and their families.
Fatal motor vehicle collision under investigation in Chestermere

Fatal motor vehicle collision under investigation in Chestermere

An 81-year-old woman has died following a two-vehicle collision in Chestermere earlier today, according to a press release from the Chestermere RCMP.
Airdrie active COVID-19 cases above 300 as provincial hospitalizations surpass 500

Airdrie active COVID-19 cases above 300 as provincial hospitalizations surpass 500

The upward trend in COVID-19 cases both locally and provincially shows no signs of slowing down, as Airdrie reported 313 active infections on April 22 – up 24 from April 18.
Airdrie pharmacist appeals to government to broaden vaccine rollout

Airdrie pharmacist appeals to government to broaden vaccine rollout

An Airdrie pharmacy that specializes in immunizations has voiced some concerns over the “inequity” of the Alberta government’s vaccine rollout plan, after being denied a greater role in immunizing Albertans.
Alberta passes bill to give all workers paid leave to get COVID-19 vaccine shot

Alberta passes bill to give all workers paid leave to get COVID-19 vaccine shot

EDMONTON — Alberta has passed legislation that will give all workers three hours of paid, job-protected leave to get a COVID-19 vaccination. Labour Minister Jason Copping says Bill 71 will reduce barriers for Alberta workers to get vaccinated.
Airdrie Smitty’s to shut down amid continuing economic woes

Airdrie Smitty’s to shut down amid continuing economic woes

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt across the business community in Airdrie, and the re-establishment of government restrictions on April 7 has led to another restaurant casualty.