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Carstairs Elementary getting addition

Carstairs Elementary getting addition

Athletes excel at provincials

Athletes excel at provincials

CARSTAIRS - Three cross country runners from Hugh Sutherland School recently participated in the Alberta High School provincial championships in Medicine Hat and did very well.
Students hear powerful MADD message

Students hear powerful MADD message

CARSTAIRS/DIDSBURY - Students from both Hugh Sutherland School in Carstairs and Didsbury High School recently saw a presentation from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Canada regarding the risks of impaired driving.
Quilters helping charities

Quilters helping charities

CARSTAIRS - A local group of quilters is putting its members' skills to good use. The Mountain View Quilters consist of avid members from around the region who meet once a week at the Half-Century Club in Carstairs.

Royal Family, hospitals to be sent local children's book

CARSTAIRS - A children’s book produced by the collaboration of an Airdrie illustrator, a Carstairs publisher and musical act The Wardens may soon be in the hands of the Royal Family.

Strilchuk celebrates 35 years of Pumpkin Fest

CARSTAIRS - This year's recent Carstairs Pumpkin Fest marked the 35th consecutive year of the popular event. One of the main organizers, Anne Strilchuk, has been on the committee every year starting with the first one back in 1985.

Council updates standards bylaw

CARSTAIRS - At its regular council meeting on Sept. 23, council approved a motion to allow the town to purchase the Carstairs Community Golf Club.

Culture Days features wide variety of events

CARSTAIRS - Despite colder weather, the Town of Carstairs was still hopping on the weekend as the town celebrated Alberta Culture Days.
Essentials takes prize at first 100 Strong Carstairs

Essentials takes prize at first 100 Strong Carstairs

CARSTAIRS - The group 100 Strong Carstairs recently held its first gathering and gave away $2,800 to one organization.

Music series starts again

CARSTAIRS - The Carstairs Heritage Centre kicked off its monthly Music at the Museum concert series last Sunday with a performance by the Travelling Mabels.