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.
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.
Wheatland county’s annual general meeting was held at the Carseland Community Hall on Feb. 28 at 7 p.m.
The Strathmore and District Chamber of Commerce’s annual general meeting is less than one month away. The meeting will be held on March 30 at 7 p.m. at the Strathmore Civic Centre’s Chuck Mercer Room.
Staff from Strathmore Family and Community Support Services are working collaboratively with their counterparts in Wheatland County. The announcement was made during the regular meeting of Strathmore town council on March 1.
On April 10 the Town of Strathmore will be hosting an informal open house to help celebrate Canada 150. The community event will also be a chance for members of the public to ask questions of members of town staff from each of the town’s departments.
If you were one of the thousands of people who attended the Calgary Home and Garden Show last weekend, you would have seen a little bit of Strathmore on the tradeshow floor. There were several local businesses and services highlighted at the show.