Monthly Archive

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 20140 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Jessica Giles

Nanton Vet Clinic Confirms Three New West Nile Cases in Horses

The Nanton Veterinary Clinic has confirmed three new cases of West Nile, totaling six cases they've seen this year. Dr. Stephen deGraaf with the clinic says, one of the horses had to be euthanized. ... read more..

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April Bouchard

Fortis Alberta Contributes To Okotoks Habitat For Humanity Build

Fortis Alberta staff were assisting at the Habitat for Humanity build on Willow Crescent yesterday after contributing a sizeable donation to the cause. Kevin Haslbeck, Communications Advisor for Fort... read more..

Local News
Lynsay McMullan

Get A Taste Of Fall At Apple Fest

Residents are invited to get a "taste" of fall this weekend at Granary Road. The indoor market and learning park is kicking off the season with their second annual Apple Fest. Priya Boyle, Manager o... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Grab Lunch While Supporting The Sheep River Health Trust

The Sheep River Health Trust will be receiving a boost thanks to Quesada restaurant in Okotoks. On Sept. 21 and 22, Quesada is offering burritos for $2 with funds going to the organization. Billy Vi... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Dewdney Players Bringing War Of The Worlds To Life

The Dewdney Players Theatre Group are bringing the audience back to the 1930's with their latest production. The performance brings H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds, The Panic Broadcast to life as an on... read more..

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April Bouchard

RCMP Seek Public Assistance In Locating Stolen Trailer

Okotoks RCMP are seeking the public's assistance in locating a trailer that was stolen from a local parking lot. On September 19th at approximately 12:30 pm, RCMP received a report that the 1993 home... read more..

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April Bouchard

Harley Davidson Supports Okotoks Family After Tragedy Strikes

The year-end party for Harley Davidson in Calgary had a unique twist, adding in a fundraiser for an Okotoks family who suffered a great tragedy this past August. Darren Bishop, one of many event coor... read more..

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April Bouchard

Road Closure Between Bannister And Northridge Drive Roads Set To Begin Next Week

The installation of new underground utilities by Volker Stevin will require a full roadway closure between Bannister and Northridge Drive. The work is expected to last approximately four weeks, with ... read more..

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Russell Skeet

Schneider Joins What's Becoming A Crowded UCP Race

Okotoks Thomas Schneider has thrown his hat into the ring in the UCP nomination race in the Livingstone-Macleod riding. Thomas says he's come into the race a little later than his competitors, Roger ... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Kananaskis Country Celebrates 40th Birthday

Kananaskis Country is celebrating it's 40th birthday. Until the end of the month, Albertans are encouraged to share their photos of K-Country on all social media platforms. The hashtag #mykcountryco... read more..

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April Bouchard

ASIRT Investigation Shows Okotoks Officer Used Reasonable Force During Arrest

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team has concluded that the use of force by an Okotoks RCMP officer was reasonable, when a 45-year-old woman sustained a fracture to her left arm back in February... read more..

Local News
Lynsay McMullan

Celebrating Fall With Harvest Fest

With the first official day of fall this weekend it's only fitting the Town celebrates it with Harvest Fest. Families can learn about the harvest season and take in horse drawn wagon rides, a petting... read more..

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Cory Gialleonardo

Canadians Help Out Hurricane Florence Victims

Canadian volunteers from the Samaritan's Purse, are being deployed to North and South Carolina to help out with disaster relief and flooding caused by hurricane Florence. So far, the hurricane has cl... read more..

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April Bouchard

Local Veterinarian Speaks Out About Pitbull Banning

Controversy over banning the Pitbull breed has begun as a result of a tragedy in Langdon last weekend, when a woman died after a dog attack. Dr. Miranda Logan, of Foothills Animal Hospital, says ther... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Northridge Drive To Get TLC

Northridge Drive will be getting some TLC next week. The left hand turn lane into downtown will be closed to facilitate repairs from Elma Street to Elizabeth Street from Sept. 25- 28. Jen Stenseth, ... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Fury in the Foothills Moved to 2019

It'll be six long years without the Fury in the Foothills street hockey tournament as the 2018 event had to be cancelled. After a five year hiatus, a group of ladies approached the organizers of the ... read more..

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April Bouchard

Okotoks Family Receives Grant To Produce Family Documentary

Okotoks film makers, Nick McArthur and Anna Kunnecke, have received a sizable grant from Storyhive to produce a documentary surrounding their unique family dynamic. Anna Kunnecke says that she and Ni... read more..

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April Bouchard

Winning Designs Chosen For Paint-A-Potty Project

Five Okotoks students mural creations have been chosen to be painted on outdoor public washrooms as part of the town's Paint-a-Potty project. Allan Boss, Culture and Heritage Manager for the Town of ... read more..

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Russell Skeet

Barlow Back In Action

Parliament resumes in Ottawa Monday, September 17, and Foothills MP, John Barlow, will be front and centre in his new role as the Shadow Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour. Barl... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Preparations Begin This Week For Laurie Boyd Bridge Replacement

Construction on the Laurie Boyd bridge is picking up again this week as crews are starting preparations for next week's installation. On Monday at 10 p.m. they'll be hauling in the new bridge using t... read more..

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April Bouchard

Another Successful Food Drive For The Okotoks Food Bank

The third Okotoks Food Bank food drive took place this past Saturday, with volunteers from the Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints church coming together to pass out bags to homes and return to collect ... read more..

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April Bouchard

Community Shows Overwhelming Support For Ezra Johnson

A local boy suffering from Achromatopsia saw the support of the Okotoks community on Sunday at a fundraiser organized in his honour. Jade Johnson, mother to Ezra Johnson, says they were pleasantly su... read more..

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Russell Skeet

Missing Saskatchewan Girl Found Safe & Sound

RCMP in North Battleford Saskatchewan say they've found a missing six year old who was the subject of an Amber Alert. They say they found Emma O'Keeffe safe and sound around 6:45 a.m., Monday, Septem... read more..

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Lorraine Hjalte

Okotoks School Boundaries Will Be Reviewed

A new school scheduled to open in Okotoks for Kindergarten to Grade 9 students next fall, will mean changes for a number of families. The Foothills School Division will be hosting a series of upcomin... read more..

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Lynsay McMullan

Okotoks Public Library Expresses Need For Expansion

The Okotoks Public Library is hoping to turn a new chapter with an expansion. At Okotoks Town Council's last meeting on Sept. 10, the Okotoks Public Library Board presented their desire to increase t... read more..

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Lorraine Hjalte

Woman Dies After Her Dog Attacks Her in Her Home

A 49 year old female has died following a dog attack at a residence near the community of Langdon in Rockyview County. The incident took place on Saturday, September 15 shortly after 6:00 P.M. The d... read more..

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Super User

Two Horses Die From the West Nile Virus Near High River

A High River vet clinic is cautioning horse owners about two positive cases of the West Nile virus they've seen over the past couple weeks. Dr. Krista Gavel Thiessen with Highview Animal Clinic say read more..

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April Bouchard

Dave Proctor Helps Celebrate 40 Years Of The Sheep River Road Race

The 40th Annual Sheep River Road Race was a huge success yesterday, despite the below average seasonal temperatures. 79-year old, Richard Ellum, has been present at every Sheep River Road Race since ... read more..

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April Bouchard

Highwood MLA Confident As UCP Nominations Get Underway

As the UCP nominations are officially underway in the Highwood Constituency, nominees are working hard to develop relationships with voters. Wayne Anderson, current Highwood MLA, says he's confident ... read more..

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April Bouchard

Foothills Boys and Girls Club to Receive $50,000 Grant For New Baseball Diamond

The Boys and Girls Club of the Foothills is getting a $50,000 accessibility grant from the Canadian Tire Jumpstart charity. This grant will be used to make the new Black Diamond Field of Dreams baseb... read more..

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