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Wednesday Sep 17, 2014

Water pipeline requests submitted to Calgary, Province

Okotoks is one step closer to hooking up to a water pipeline from Calgary, as the Town formally submitted a request to the City of Calgary to tie in with its water system, as well as a request to the Province for project funding. The projected initial cost of a water and wastewater pipeline is $80 million, and the request which was sent to the...

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Wednesday Sep 17, 2014

Foothills chipping away at storm cleanup

Story ImageThe foothills region is still cleaning up after a winter storm hit in the middle of summer, taking residents by surprise and causing significant damage to trees and power lines.

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Wednesday Sep 17, 2014

Liquor store targeted by armed robber

Okotoks RCMP are investigating after the second armed robbery at a liquor store in town in as many weeks.

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Wednesday Sep 17, 2014

Cash Mobs ready to support local stores

Story ImageA group of Okotoks residents are on a mission to support our local businesses, and they're doing it $20 at a time.

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Sep 17

Residents put strain on police with excess 911 calls

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Sep 17

Communities awarded leadership building program

Okotoks and High Country residents are getting an opportunity to step up and become leaders in their communities.
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Sep 17

Detention extended for former Okotoks teacher in Indonesian jail

A former Okotoks resident and teacher will be spending another 30 days detained in an Indonesian jail after officials extended his detention to continue their investigation into claims of sexual assaults against kindergarten students at Jakarta International School.
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Sep 17

Cash mob a start to supporting business community

This weekís planned cash mob targeting a store or restaurant downtown could be a boon for one lucky business, however, supporting local businesses needs to be an every day event.
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Sep 17

Liquor store targeted by armed robber

Okotoks RCMP are investigating the second armed robbery of a liquor store in as many weeks.
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Sep 17

Clinic offers women car care confidence

A ladies only car care clinic this weekend will teach women how to take charge of their vehicles.
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Sep 17

Residents look into the future of Okotoks

We may not be able to see the future clearly, but according to a speaker brought in to by the Town of Okotoks to meet with local residents, itís already giving us clues, and itís up to us to notice them.
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Sep 17

Okotoks enrolments continue to grow

Christ the Redeemer School Division has experienced another year of healthy growth in Okotoks, but they canít wait for a new school in Davisburg to stop growing pains.
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