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Gravel pit expansion reduced over concerns of water security

Gravel pit expansion reduced over concerns of water security

“One of our most significant concerns is source water protection. Our water treatment plant is only a few kilometres downriver from this proposal, it is the water for 32,000 of our residents. Obviously, the impact of a gravel operation on our water supply is a grave concern for us."
Nakoda Elementary School ready for the start the fall semester

Nakoda Elementary School ready for the start the fall semester

“We’ve been online for the majority of this past school year, the hardest part of being in education right now is we are all a part,” Dixon said. “It’s been very hard during the pandemic because we haven’t been able to see the students.”
Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary celebrates 10-year anniversary

Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary celebrates 10-year anniversary

“It’s pretty crazy to think that this place has been here for 10 years. It’s grown at such a rapid rate, it’s been really, really cool."

Îethka: Stoney Language in Stoney Country helping celebrate the Stoney language

“It’s entirely their Nation— These illustrations are all from the Nation, so is the photography, the stories and the knowledge,” Shyba said. “It’s a cultural jewel.”
Two people facing drug possession, trafficking charges

Two people facing drug possession, trafficking charges

Two people are facing drug trafficking charges after police stopped a vehicle and found suspected fentanyl and methamphetamine.
Cochrane RCMP investigating shooting in Rocky View County

Cochrane RCMP investigating shooting in Rocky View County

ROCKY VIEW— Cochrane RCMP are investigating a shooting that occurred west of Woodland Estates Monday (July 19) morning. RCMP were called to the scene at 6:05 a.m.
Family narrowly escapes potential drowning on hazardous Bow River

Family narrowly escapes potential drowning on hazardous Bow River

“They had no idea that the river was that cold, or that dangerous, they just went for it and they almost paid with a family member drowning.”
Cochrane RCMP mental health calls increased 23.4 per cent in 2020

Cochrane RCMP mental health calls increased 23.4 per cent in 2020

"As expected in 2020 service related to wellbeing checks and mental health activities increased," Brunner said. "Mental health and domestic violence continue to be front runners of community issues, not just in this community but throughout Alberta and more or less Canada."
Morley Community School welcoming new principal for 2021-22 school year

Morley Community School welcoming new principal for 2021-22 school year

“Connecting Indigenous students to the land has always been a part of my educational philosophy,” Horvath said
Redwood Meadows artist selected for Calgary Stampede Western Showcase

Redwood Meadows artist selected for Calgary Stampede Western Showcase

“Native people are a big part of western society, so it’s nice to be here and share my knowledge, ideas and culture with people at the Stampede,” Auger said.