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Springbank art students paint Ukrainian youths' portraits as part of 'The Memory Project'

Springbank art students paint Ukrainian youths' portraits as part of 'The Memory Project'

Twenty-one Ukrainian children were smiling a little brighter this winter, thanks to the talents of Springbank Community High School's art students. 
Areas around Calgary in midst of an 'island of dryness' so far this winter

Areas around Calgary in midst of an 'island of dryness' so far this winter

The Airdrie, Rocky View and Calgary areas are being called an “island of dryness” in the midst of the Alberta prairies, with moisture conditions below normal for this time of year.
Editorial: Dry January

Editorial: Dry January

Though admittedly gimmicky, pledges like Dry January can provide a great way for people to reconsider their current relationship with alcohol, not just for January but year-round. 
Winter in the Woods returning to Bragg Creek later this month

Winter in the Woods returning to Bragg Creek later this month

The second annual Winter in the Woods festival and fundraiser in support of the Bragg Creek Community Association will be held Jan. 28 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Redwood Meadows Emergency Services receives gift of drone over holidays

Redwood Meadows Emergency Services receives gift of drone over holidays

“I am excited to see how we can use this tool to benefit our community and how we provide public safety to the residents,” he continued.
Cochrane-area veterinarian to host teddy bear clinic Jan. 21

Cochrane-area veterinarian to host teddy bear clinic Jan. 21

Dr. Jen Morrissey, an equine veterinarian and reproductive specialist, is the brains behind the teddy bear clinic, and said she was first exposed to the idea at veterinary school a few years ago.
Blue Monday or not, good self-care important to beating post-holiday blahs

Blue Monday or not, good self-care important to beating post-holiday blahs

The third Monday in January is sometimes referred to in popular culture as Blue Monday.
Rocky View Schools' kindergarten registration for 2023-24 opens on Jan. 23

Rocky View Schools' kindergarten registration for 2023-24 opens on Jan. 23

Although registration will continue throughout the year, RVS Superintendent of Schools Greg Luterbach said registering early helps families and schools plan for a successful transition and provides RVS necessary information to have teachers and resources in place.
Police seize $200K in drugs, weapons, vehicles from residences in Calgary and Bearspaw

Police seize $200K in drugs, weapons, vehicles from residences in Calgary and Bearspaw

Police have seized over $200,000 in drugs, as well as weapons, vehicles and other materials related to crime, from three residences in Calgary and Bearspaw.
Marathon Man: The continued plight of Afghan women and girls

Marathon Man: The continued plight of Afghan women and girls

As we start this new year, please consider reaching out and making a difference in the lives of these women and girls by donating at freetorun.org/donate.