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McDougal Flats gravel pit permit approved

McDougal Flats gravel pit permit approved

Mountain View County's municipal planning commission has approved a development permit for an aggregate extraction/processing and beaming project in the McDougal Flats rural neighbourhood west of Sundre
Chinook’s Edge pleased with new fuel funding, superintendent says

Chinook’s Edge pleased with new fuel funding, superintendent says

Extra diesel fuel dollars allocated by the province could provide school division with $100,000 that won't have to come from other division budgets, says Kurt Sacher
Mountain View County seeks info about “local and non-local” rates for recreation facilities

Mountain View County seeks info about “local and non-local” rates for recreation facilities

Mountain View County sends letter to the Town of Didsbury regarding changes in rates and fees at town recreation facilities, Reeve Aalbers said
Letter: Neither Kenney nor Trudeau tolerate dissent or opposition

Letter: Neither Kenney nor Trudeau tolerate dissent or opposition

Reader who supports certain voter-initiated referendums argues some issues/matters should not be left up to the politicians to decide
Water Valley Celtic Festival a hit in 2022 (3 photos)

Water Valley Celtic Festival a hit in 2022 (3 photos)

The 2022 Water Valley Celtic Festival saw many great performances enjoyed by fans glad to be back following COVID-19 pandemic cancellations in 2020 and 2021, says artistic director and musician Brian Volke.
Mountain View County board hears proposed wrestling facility appeal

Mountain View County board hears proposed wrestling facility appeal

Mountain View County's subdivision and development appeal board is expected to issue a ruling by the end of the month on an appellent wishing to create a wrestling facility near Sundre
Letter: Using water for fracking questioned

Letter: Using water for fracking questioned

Reader expresses conservation concerns for "most precious natural resource in the world"
Chinook's Edge School Division education plan outlines student priorities

Chinook's Edge School Division education plan outlines student priorities

Innisfail-headquartered division's recently approved plan identifies three principle goals: academic excellence, social emotion well-being, and career connections
Water Valley Stampede Rodeo enjoys great competition

Water Valley Stampede Rodeo enjoys great competition

Good weather helped bring out “huge” Saturday crowd for the 68th annual Water Valley Stampede Rodeo
Olds & District Hospice Society has 85 volunteers in 2022

Olds & District Hospice Society has 85 volunteers in 2022

Delegates from Olds-based organization recently made presentation to Mountain View County council