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Friday Jul 18, 2014

Two motorcycle accidents leave drivers in serious and critical condition

TileA male in his early 40s was airlifted by STARS to Foothills Hospital on July 18 after his motorcycle collided with the rear end of a pick up truck northwest of Okotoks. The collision occurred on 112 Street West shortly before 7:30 am. The motorcyclist was in serious but stable condition, though Okotoks RCMP Sgt. Donna Rorison said he was quite...

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Wednesday Jul 16, 2014

Okotoks population keeps on growing

Story ImageAs Okotoks’ population creeps closer to 30,000 the town is still working on finding a long term solution for water, and more importantly, how to fund it.

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Wednesday Jul 16, 2014

New licence plates coming

Story ImageYour vehicle’s back end will be getting a makeover this spring when the province rolls out a newly designed licence plate for Albertans.

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Wednesday Jul 16, 2014

Body in Bow identified

A body found in the Bow River northeast of Okotoks earlier this month is Calgarian Justin MacNeil who went missing in June.

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Jul 16

Rising vet bills cause concern

It was a normal day for MaryAnn Wilson when her 10 year old Pomeranian Chihuahua cross, Chaya, went down the steps to head out into the backyard You need another paragraph here between this sentence and the quote. What happened to turn it from normal to bad? What were the stakes? .
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Jul 16

Welcome Wagon still bringing community together

If you’re new to town, a smiling face may have already greeted you at your door with a pile of goodies.
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Jul 16

Hail coverage for farmers increasing

Farmers in the “hail capital of Canada” are able to access increased insurance coverage for crops destroyed by major storms.
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Jul 16

Air show ready for take off

The air show in High River on July 23 is being taken to new heights with the addition of the SkyHawks parachute demonstration team and the CF18 Hornets to the aerobatic performance of the Canadian Forces Snowbirds.
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Jul 16

Home-school offices getting new home

A centre which helps students take classes at home is getting a new home.
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Jul 16

Brickers provides youths some small horse play

A Highwood Mustang blew by his competition in a miniature roadster at the Calgary Stampede last week.
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Jul 16

Firefighters help burn victims

Okotoks firefighters are giving young burn victims a chance to forget about their scars and injuries and spend a week outdoors at camp.
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Jul 16

Family's ranching roots celebrated

More than 1 million visitors enjoyed the Calgary Stampede last week from all over the world, but for many of Alberta’s city slickers it was a chance to learn a bit about Alberta’s agriculture industry and the people who put food on their table.
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