The Okotoks Western Wheel http://www.westernwheel.com Okotoks News, Events, and more. <![CDATA[Man dies in rollover west of Okotoks]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Man-dies-in-rollover-west-of-Okotoks-20170424 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:28:21 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Man-dies-in-rollover-west-of-Okotoks-20170424 <![CDATA[Ransomware virus a difficult blow to Okotoks gallery]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Ransomware-virus-cripples-Okotoks-business-20170421 An Okotoks art gallery was dealt a crippling blow by a ransomware virus, resulting in the loss of important computer files and its archive of images by award-winning artist Bernie Brown.
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:13:21 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Ransomware-virus-cripples-Okotoks-business-20170421
<![CDATA[GALLERY: Dewdney vignettes kick off at the RPAC]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/photos/dewdney-one-act-plays-rpac-20170421 A series of one-act plays put on by Dewdney Players at the Rotary Performing Arts Centre bring laughter, tears, and chills.
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/photos/dewdney-one-act-plays-rpac-20170421
<![CDATA[Calgary man arrested in series of armed robberies]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Calgary-man-arrested-in-series-of-armed-robberies-20170426 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:43:21 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Calgary-man-arrested-in-series-of-armed-robberies-20170426 <![CDATA[Average Comp student hits stride as teacher]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Average-Comp-student-hits-stride-as-teacher-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Average-Comp-student-hits-stride-as-teacher-20170419 <![CDATA[MD on look out for illegal dumping]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/MD-on-look-out-for-illegal-dumping-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/MD-on-look-out-for-illegal-dumping-20170419 <![CDATA[Grassfire at historic site quickly extinguished]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Fire-at-historic-site-quickly-extinguished-20170419 Turner Valley Gas Plant employees and local firefighters quickly extinguished a grass fire that ignited at the historic site early this afternoon.
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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:43:21 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Fire-at-historic-site-quickly-extinguished-20170419
<![CDATA[Leaders of all ages inspire community]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Leaders-of-all-ages-inspire-community-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Leaders-of-all-ages-inspire-community-20170419 <![CDATA[Women encouraged to run for office]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Women-encouraged-to-run-for-office-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Women-encouraged-to-run-for-office-20170419 <![CDATA[Community programs benefit from funding]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Community-programs-benefit-from-funding-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Community-programs-benefit-from-funding-20170419 <![CDATA[Early morning fire causes major damage]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Early-morning-fire-causes-major-damage-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Early-morning-fire-causes-major-damage-20170419 <![CDATA[Family, board resolve school fee issue]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Family-board-resolve-school-fee-issue-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Family-board-resolve-school-fee-issue-20170419 <![CDATA[Foothills Highland Games on the move]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Foothills-Highland-Games-on-the-move-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:23 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Foothills-Highland-Games-on-the-move-20170419 <![CDATA[Lions expanding their den]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Lions-expanding-their-den-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Lions-expanding-their-den-20170419 <![CDATA[Town to purchase McRae Street lot for future use]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/20170419/WHE0801/170419991/-1/whe The Town of Okotoks will buy a property downtown on McRae Street near the municipal centre it believes could have a valuable use in the future. 
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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:03:38 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/20170419/WHE0801/170419991/-1/whe
<![CDATA[School fees a needed cost]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/School-fees-a-needed-cost-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:24 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/School-fees-a-needed-cost-20170419 <![CDATA[Longview Earth Hour results part of larger effort]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Longview-Earth-Hour-results-part-of-larger-effort-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:24 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Longview-Earth-Hour-results-part-of-larger-effort-20170419 <![CDATA[A perilous social licence for pipeline]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/A-perilous-social-licence-for-pipeline-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:23 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/A-perilous-social-licence-for-pipeline-20170419 <![CDATA[NDP proposes agriculture marketing fee changes]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/NDP-proposes-agriculture-marketing-fee-changes-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:23 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/NDP-proposes-agriculture-marketing-fee-changes-20170419 <![CDATA[Spring begins anew for Sheep Creek arts]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Spring-begins-anew-for-Sheep-Creek-arts-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:22 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Spring-begins-anew-for-Sheep-Creek-arts-20170419 <![CDATA[Publisher wrong in column on Jason Kenney]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Publisher-wrong-in-column-on-Jason-Kenney-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:22 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Publisher-wrong-in-column-on-Jason-Kenney-20170419 <![CDATA[News from the Valley Neighbours Club]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/News-from-the-Valley-Neighbours-Club-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:22 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/News-from-the-Valley-Neighbours-Club-20170419 <![CDATA[River Valley Clean-up May 6]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/River-Valley-Cleanup-May-6-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:22 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/River-Valley-Cleanup-May-6-20170419 <![CDATA[School fees a necessary evil for now]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/School-fees-a-necessary-evil-for-now-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/School-fees-a-necessary-evil-for-now-20170419 <![CDATA[Small-squad Drillers come up big]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Smallsquad-Drillers-come-up-big-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Smallsquad-Drillers-come-up-big-20170419 <![CDATA[Gymnast's near-perfect vault golden]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Gymnasts-nearperfect-vault-golden-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Gymnasts-nearperfect-vault-golden-20170419 <![CDATA[Spartans have leg up on Mustangs]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Spartans-have-leg-up-on-Mustangs-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Spartans-have-leg-up-on-Mustangs-20170419 <![CDATA[Residents speak out against event centre]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Residents-speak-out-against-event-centre-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Residents-speak-out-against-event-centre-20170419 <![CDATA[Students giving back to community]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Students-giving-back-to-community-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Students-giving-back-to-community-20170419 <![CDATA[Students thank Canadian peacekeeper]]> http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Students-thank-Canadian-peacekeeper-20170419 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.westernwheel.com/article/Students-thank-Canadian-peacekeeper-20170419