There are plans on the horizon for a Calgary Zoo facility northwest of Namaka Lake. It was revealed during the March 14 meeting of Wheatland County council. Bylaw 2016-63 had it’s first reading during the meeting. The bylaw was to change the zoning for the area from agriculture general to direct control.
It seems like things are moving forward with the Lakes of Muirfield development after a re-zoning application was passed at last week’s regular council meeting.
The CFR Bisons are down 1-0 to the Leduc Chrysler Oil Kings in the Alberta Midget AAA Hockey League finals.
Springtime is finally here, and with it comes a whole new lineup of community activities hosted by the Hope Bridges Society.
Seeing the kicks, the twirls and the elaborate dresses of the dancers from the Ulmer School of Dance as students performed to traditional Irish jigs obviously delighted many of the residents and staff of Sagewood Seniors Community in Strathmore.
If Marie Casey was still alive when she received a bill from the province, demanding she return her $100 rebate from the NDP’s carbon tax, the feisty great grandmother wouldn’t have minced words.
A public information session and open house on the new Regional Recreation Facility and Kindergarten to Grade 9 school will be held on April 10.
Get ready to celebrate in 2017, as the town of Strathmore Canada 150 committee works with its partners to give audiences a long list of special events to help celebrate Canada’s big anniversary.
“New taxes and runaway debt are suffocating what we once called the Alberta advantage,” said Strathmore-Brooks Wildrose MLA Derek Fildebrandt.
Wheatland County Peace Officer Dean Young was asked questions about the progress of SWAT (Strathmore Wheatland Addictions Team) during the regular meeting of county council on March 7.
It’s cars versus cows.
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? For one nine-year-old Calgary pianist the answer is practice, talent and an offer to study at the renowned Juilliard School.
Have you ever want to speak fluently in another language? A new conversational group called The Strathmore Languages Group is meeting twice a month to offer informal conversations with native language speakers.
Good nutrition goes hand and hand with a good mind in the community of Carseland where Carseland School has been partnering with local businesses and the farming community in order to provide kids with a farm fresh snack.
Sustainable and Inclusive Communities in Latin America (CISAL) is a program initiated through the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) which aims to strengthen local governments in Colombia and Peru.
It was a positive evening for the entire community at Carseland as Agrium celebrated by hosting a community supper where they made various donations to the community, including a donation of $25,000 to Wheatland Emergency Services for the new Carseland Fire Hall.
There will be no Town of Strathmore Census in 2017. Instead the town will likely conduct an in-house citizen survey.
Emergency crews are tackling a fire that broke out at Fort McMurray’s Syncrude base mine.The Rural Municipality of Wood Buffalo confirmed shortly after 2 p.m. that the blaze broke out at the site.More details on the size of the fire and potential injuries are expected soon.
Edmonton auto shop owners were swindled out of more than $70,000 worth of tires in 2016 with fraudsters using stolen credit cards to pay for bulk purchases.