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Monday Aug 18, 2014

Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation hit hard by hail storm

TileThe hailstorms that ripped through Airdrie and area on Aug. 6 and 7, caused millions of dollars of damage as hail pounded homes and vehicles but the storm also took its toll on wildlife in the area. The Alberta Institute of Wildlife Conservation (AIWC), located near Madden, was impacted by hail damage to property and animals in their care, and saw ...

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation hit hard by hail storm

Story ImageThe hailstorms that ripped through Airdrie and area on Aug. 6 and 7, caused millions of dollars of damage as hail pounded homes and vehicles (see stories on pages 1, 3 and 4) but the storm also took its toll on wildlife in the area. The Alberta Institute of Wildlife Conservation (AIWC), located near Madden, was impacted by hail damage to property and animals in their care, and saw an increase in...

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Vesta Properties donates $30,000 for school playground

Story ImageA new playground will be built at the Herons Crossing School in the Airdrie community of Williamstown after the school received a $30,000 donation from Vesta Properties.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Airdronian ready for first official directing challenge

Story ImageAirdronian Patrick King has long wanted to stand in front of a choir to direct singers as they make beautiful music. Now he’s finally getting his chance, as he was hired on Aug. 5 to direct the Calgary Italian Choir.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

$10 Hair Cut Day back for another year

Story ImageWhether we like it or not, it is quickly approaching back to school time and with it come new schools supplies, new clothes and a new haircut. The Hair Lounge has you covered on the last front as the company celebrates the fifth annual $10 Hair Cut Day at the salon on Aug. 24 from noon to 6 p.m.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Ag Society gearing up for annual Fall Fair at new location

Story ImageThe Airdrie and District Agricultural Society (ADAS) is celebrating its 51st annual Fall Fair Horticulture and Bench Show on Aug. 16 to 17 at the new location at the Plainsmen Arena.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Genesis Church Kids Camp looking for volunteers

Genesis Church Kids Camp is coming back to Airdrie for a fourth year this summer and organizers are looking for volunteers.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Airdrie car show a success despite weather scare

Story ImageAfter Airdrie was hit by a devastating hail storm on Aug. 7, Airdrie Summer Classic Car Show Event Chairman Rob Petersen was wondering if the annual show put on by the Time Travellers Car Club of Airdrie would go ahead as planned.

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Aug 14

Airdronian named Canada’s Most Outstanding Army Cadet

Six years into his budding cadet career, Airdronian Teegan Martin has already received national recognition.
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Aug 14

Library to wrap up Summer Reading Club

After a great summer of reading and exciting activities, the season is wrapping up for all the enthusiastic participants in the TD Summer Reading Club, and a fabulous celebration is planned.
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Aug 11

Family of Airdrie woman lost to cancer holding charity scavenger hunt

Airdronian Wendy Thomsen was 48 when she passed away from ovarian cancer on Nov. 9, 2013. The Airdrie mother fought a courageous battle with the disease since first being diagnosed in 2011. She endured three courses of chemotherapy for the cancer that was caught when it was stage four.
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Aug 07

Production company double dares you to try out for new reality show

Have you ever been watching a reality show on TV and thought to yourself, “I could do that?” Well, now is your chance to get in on the fun because Corkscrew Media is looking for contestants from across Canada for a new reality game show.
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Aug 07

Eco Art Awards submission deadline looming

The City of Airdrie is calling all artists to submit their work to the second annual Eco Art Awards.
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Aug 07

Local non-profit organization looking for permanent home again

Airdrie’s own non-profit organization Stephen’s Backpacks Society is looking for a new, permanent home.
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Aug 07

Airdrie Victory Church to host 2nd annual Family Fest

Airdronian looking for a family event on Aug. 9 can head down to the Airdrie Victory Church to take part in the second annual Family Fun Fest.
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Aug 07

Airdrie residents bid farewell to Japanese exchange students

The room was filled with tearful volunteers as they said farewell to more than 40 exchange students from Japan’s Shonan Gakuen Junior and Senior High School at St. Martin de Porres High School on July 31.
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