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    Black Diamond & MD Wanting Mobile EOC

    Black Diamond Council is hoping the entire region will benefit from a new partnership with the MD of Foothills.The town and MD have both applied for a partnership grant from the province, in the hopes of acquiring a mobile emergency operations centre.A new unit would display very large lights to help in the planning and mobilization in ca...

  • Stay Active This Winter

    The warm weather has come and gone, but that doesn't mean you can't still be active.The Town of High River is releasing its winter community program and event guide on Dec. 5. ...

  • Website For Volunteering, Shopping And Events This Season

    High River is a vibrant place during the holiday season, and now a website has been created to make sure you don't miss out on any of the action.Business and tourism developme ...

  • New App, Associated With Cyber Bullying, Makes Its Way To The Foothills

    A new app for students has made its way to the Foothills, and with it, it's brought along degrading, hateful, racist and sexist comments.The app, called Communet, was supposed ...

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    Addressing The Elephant In The Field

    A giant topiary elephant is making its way across western Canada.Bayer Crop Science is parking the elephant in fields along the way in a play on the phrase 'the elephant in the roo
  • Demand Brewing For Barley

    Finding good quality Malt Barley is a struggle this year due to the untimely rains that hit just prior to and during the harvest. Peter Watts is the Managing

  • New West Premiers Talk Grain, Oil

     Alberta Premier Jim Prentice came away from the New West Partnership summit last week happy with the results.The leaders of Alberta, B.C. and Saskatchewan

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  • Upcoming Community Events

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    Holiday Assistance Need support this holiday season?   Are you worried about the extra expenses during the u
    Monday, November 17, 2014
    Professional Photos with Santa at the Okotoks Recreation Centre, November 17-28 (Monday to Friday) from 3pm-7pm.  $
    Monday, November 24, 2014
    Visit the beautifully decorated Trees at the Okotoks Recreation Centre decorated by local clubs.  Bid on your favou
    Tuesday, November 25, 2014
    Searching for work can be stressful, but there are ways to handle it.  During this workshop you will learn the sign
    Wednesday, November 26, 2014
    Parenting a teen has many rewards, but can pose challenges such as defiance, unhealthy relationships, depression, truanc