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Deer shot and left west of Sundre

Deer shot and left west of Sundre

Fish and Wildlife officers are asking for public tips after two male mule deer were shot and left west of Sundre.
Council thwarts reeve's attempt to kill offsite levy process for 2/27

Council thwarts reeve's attempt to kill offsite levy process for 2/27

An attempt by Reeve Paddy Munro to put a stop to the offsite levy process for Mountain View County's Highway 2/27 development was defeated last Wednesday in a 4-3 vote.

Horse show coming to MegaDome in Olds

About 130 Morgan and American Saddlebred horses from around the province will be showing off their skills from Sept. 2 to 4 at the MegaDome in Olds during the Alberta Morgan Horse Club annual show.

Clubroot checks going well in RD and MV counties

About half of the fields in Red Deer County have been checked for clubroot ñ and so far nothing has been discovered, said Art Preachuk, agricultural services manager for the county.

$50M Vietnam market opens doors to Canadian livestock

Vietnam will be the first Asian country to open its livestock market to Canadian ranchers since 2003, announced agriculture and trade ministers on Aug. 14 at Harvie Farms near Olds.

New wildlife corridors in Clearwater

Hunting season is just around the corner and new road corridor wildlife sanctuaries will impact hunters and help conserve wildlife populations in the Clearwater area.

Province moves to implement new emergency alert system

County emergency service officials are giving early high marks to the province's new Alberta Emergency Alert (AEA) system, which is jumping head first into the instantaneous world of social media.

MGB to hear Elsner appeal this week

The Alberta Municipal Government Board will hear the appeal for the defeated Elsner subdivision this week after ruling that the case is within its jurisdiction.
Big Prairie meeting cancellation irks Kemmere

Big Prairie meeting cancellation irks Kemmere

A public meeting intended to explain why the Big Prairie Bridge will not be replaced this year was never held ñ and last week Div. 7 Coun. Al Kemmere asked why not.
Councillor's sister granted rezoning after planning dept. reverses stance

Councillor's sister granted rezoning after planning dept. reverses stance

Mountain View County's planning and development department reversed its position last week on a rezoning application by the sister of Div. 2 Coun. Trish McKean.The application from Nolan and Tamara Ziebarth was to rezone 11.