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Wednesday Oct 1, 2014

Field house a milestone for MD

TileWhen the Foothills Okotoks Regional Field House opened its doors earlier this month, it capped off more than five years of work to build more recreation facilities in the MD of Foothills. The MD’s reeve said opening the field house was a milestone after council spent the last five years playing catch up addressing a lack of recreation facilities...

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Wednesday Oct 1, 2014

Student wrestling cancer inspires peers

Story ImageThe Terry Fox Run has become even more important for a junior high school student since being diagnosed with cancer.

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Wednesday Oct 1, 2014

RCMP make arrest in break ins, assault

Several Okotoks merchants are breathing a sigh of relief after a man suspected of breaking into businesses and stealing merchandise was arrested.

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Wednesday Oct 1, 2014

Impaired rollover results in $2,000 fine

A Crossfield man who rolled his vehicle near Okotoks, pinning one of his passenger’s with a wheel, was found not guilty of a charge of impaired driving causing bodily harm due in part to lack of cooperation from the victim.

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Oct 01

Foothills Division up by 206 students

It’s growing, but manageable.
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Sep 27

Province approves Highwood River diversion

The provincial government is going ahead with a proposal to divert floodwaters on the Highwood River to protect the town of High River from devastating floods in the future.
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Sep 24

Outdoor rink at JPII unlikely by winter

Residents hoping to lace up their skates at a new outdoor rink this winter will likely have to wait another year, as the ice surface that was expected to go in at John Paul II this winter has been put on hold.
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Sep 24

Beef industry struggling with labour woes

A tough year in the beef industry has left Canada’s beef processors struggling with record low cattle shortages as well as a labour shortage amid the temporary foreign worker issue.
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Sep 24

Residents taking advantage of fluoride clinics

Okotoks town council was all smiles to find out that the town’s preschool oral health clinics are being well attended by residents.
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Sep 24

Scarecrow Stroll hopes to bring residents downtown

Olde Towne Okotoks is hoping to bring people downtown this month without scaring them away with a “Scarecrow Stroll” that will see downtown business create and display scarecrows throughout the streets.
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Sep 24

Historic 'Wallace' house faces demolition

High River may soon lose another piece of history as MD of Foothills council is finally talking about what to do with the Wallace House, which has been sitting empty since the flood in 2013.
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Sep 24

Annual trail ride to support STARS

Foothills horse lovers will head into the great outdoors to support Alberta’s STARS Air Ambulance this weekend.
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