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Replacement sought as Bowden CAO retires

Replacement sought as Bowden CAO retires

Current Bowden chief administrative officer Greg Skotheim intends to retire by July, mayor says
Bowden council sets operating, capital budgets

Bowden council sets operating, capital budgets

Town of Bowden's operating 2022 budget calls for a zero per cent tax increase, although mayor says some property owners may have to pay more "depending on assessments"
Too early to determine cause of Bowden garage fire

Too early to determine cause of Bowden garage fire

Red Deer County fire inspector Scott Tuton says no firefighters or residents were hurt as a result of the April 22 Bowden blaze
Bowden pea processor teams up with consortium

Bowden pea processor teams up with consortium

$29-million project will see Protein Industries Canada, one of five superclusters supported by the federal government, invest $5.7 million to create super-efficient process for plant-based products
Area travel, weather advisories issued today

Area travel, weather advisories issued today

Highway 2 conditions between Bowden and Red Deer were listed as covered in snow with poor visability around 8 a.m.
Area fire departments thanked for hotel fire battle

Area fire departments thanked for hotel fire battle

The New Year's Eve fire destroyed the Bowden Hotel, first built in 1904
Bowden sets 2022 operating budget

Bowden sets 2022 operating budget

This year's budget is pegged at roughly $2.8 million, up from last year’s actual budget of $2.59 million
Bowden Igloo arena roof fix could cost $2 million or more

Bowden Igloo arena roof fix could cost $2 million or more

Town of Bowden council tables decision on investigating arena roof problems citing not enough information
Town of Bowden considers electric vehicle charging stations

Town of Bowden considers electric vehicle charging stations

Town of Bowden CAO says up to $200,000 could be available to establish charging stations in the town which is located along the Highway 2 corridor
Crime is low in Bowden, says RCMP detachment commander

Crime is low in Bowden, says RCMP detachment commander

Plans are afoot to help the local Youth Justice Committee publicize the restorative justice program this spring.