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Filming initiative funding approved for the area

Filming initiative funding approved for the area

The municipalities of Sundre, Didsbury and Mountain View County are planning a “one-stop shop” of information for the film industry
SunAlta updates Mountain View County council on proposed solar project

SunAlta updates Mountain View County council on proposed solar project

Proposed solar project in Mountain View County would have a 30-year lifespan, generating 9.32 gigawatt hours of energy per year “which is the equivalent of 709 homes," says proponent
Mountain View County considering overnight accommodation option

Mountain View County considering overnight accommodation option

There are approximately 11 riding arenas, 11 agri-tourism businesses, and four direct control district with approved development permits in Mountain View County
Sundre-area's Nixon ponders leadership run as Kenney’s resignation garners mixed reviews

Sundre-area's Nixon ponders leadership run as Kenney’s resignation garners mixed reviews

UCP MLA for Rimbey - Rocky Mountain House - Sundre says his priority is making sure UCP has a leader who can defeat Rachel Notley
Area fire departments busy with first quarter crashes

Area fire departments busy with first quarter crashes

“It’s fairly consistent for what we would expect for the first quarter, with lots of motor vehicle collisions obviously still in the winter months, as well as grass fires kick-starting in March," says Mountain View County official
Ag plastics recycling focus of committee work

Ag plastics recycling focus of committee work

Two recycling companies said that they cannot accept net wrap because the composition makes it not economically viable to recycle for them
Vollmin was ‘strong advocate for his community,' says Mountain View County reeve

Vollmin was ‘strong advocate for his community,' says Mountain View County reeve

Flags at the Mountain View County administration office were lowered to half staff in recognition of the former public servant
Mountain View County gives out crime prevention grants

Mountain View County gives out crime prevention grants

2022 crime prevention initiative grant program budget for Mountain View County is $12,400
Mountain View County council updated on Alberta Regional Rail proposal

Mountain View County council updated on Alberta Regional Rail proposal

Alberta Regional Rail proposal has 15 letters of support from communities within the corridor
Bike race west of Olds considered a great success

Bike race west of Olds considered a great success

A bike race held May 14 west of Olds was such a success that organizers plan to hold it next year and to donate $500 to the Mountain View Emergency Shelter Society