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Wednesday Apr 16, 2014

Thieves break into downtown jewelry store

TileA downtown Okotoks jewelry store was hit yet again by thieves. Two criminals broke into Wild Rose Jewellery & Gifts on Elizabeth Street the evening of April 7 through an empty business next door and in three minutes left with tens of thousands of dollars worth of merchandise including watches and silver jewelry. ...

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Apr 16

Students learn Big Rock's significance

A group of high school students have a new appreciation for Okotoks’ Big Rock with some help from the Blackfoot people.
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Apr 16

New recycling program considered

A foothills town is looking for the best option to get residents recycling after materials collected at its recycling...
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Apr 16

Towns may merge on hen proposal

A foothills town council is looking to partner with its closest neighbor before deciding whether it will allow residents to...
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Wednesday Jun 6, 2012

Recycling activity on the rise

TileRecycling activity has been increasing in Black Diamond, Turner Valley and the MD of Foothills which has led to a record high of nearly 400 tonnes for the area’s recycling centre. For the past several years, recycling amounts at the Oilfields Recycling Centre have been increasing and the amount of garbage being sent to the landfill has been...

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World News >>

Wednesday Apr 23, 2014

Palestinian rivals say they will try again to implement unity deal leading to elections

Rivals Hamas and Fatah made a new attempt Wednesday to overcome the Palestinians' political split, saying they would seek to form an interim unity government within five weeks, followed by general elections by December at the earliest. The announcement was made by Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, the head of the Hamas government in Gaza, and Azzam...Rivals Hamas and Fatah made a new attempt Wednesday to overcome the Palestinians' political split, saying they would seek to form an interim unity government within five weeks, followed by general elections by December at the earliest.

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Wednesday Apr 23, 2014

FM Lavrov says Russia will respond if its citizens or interests are attacked in Ukraine

Story ImageDONETSK, Ukraine - Russia's foreign minister on Wednesday promised a firm response if its...DONETSK, Ukraine - Russia's foreign minister on Wednesday promised a firm response if its citizens or interests come under attack in Ukraine — a vow that came after Ukraine announced a renewal of its "anti-terror" campaign against those occupying buildings in its troubled east.

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Wednesday Apr 23, 2014

Delta tops 1Q expectations despite $90 million revenue hit from a wave of winter storms

Story ImageDALLAS - Delta Air Lines Inc. is making more money by filling more seats on its planes...DALLAS - Delta Air Lines Inc. is making more money by filling more seats on its planes and paying a bit less for fuel.

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