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Thursday Oct 23, 2014

One dog dead after attack in Stonegate

A small dog that was off-leash was killed by a large mix-breed dog also off-leash in a on-leash green space in Airdrie’s Stonegate neighbourhood on Oct. 16, according to Lynn Mackenzie, Municipal Enforcement (ME) team leader at the City of Airdrie. Whether or not one or both of the owners will face fines under the City’s Dog Control Bylaw is still ...

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Oct 23

Major damage after fire at Rangeland RV

A fire at Rangeland RV in Balzac on Oct. 16 caused major damage to the dealership’s main showroom and service building,...
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Oct 23

RCMP Notebook: RCMP charge driver with Impaired Driving after collision

The driver of a Volkswagen passenger vehicle, which caused a serious collision on Main Street near Summerfield Boulevard on...
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Oct 23

Airdrie named second most entrepreneurial city

The results from the 2014 Entrepreneurial Communities report from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) are...
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Politics >>

Thursday Jul 10, 2014

Airdrie MLA "disappointed" by budget numbers

The Government of Alberta announced its final 2014 budget numbers on June 30 and it’s showing a $2.5-billion surplus for this year. This will be Alberta’s first surplus budget in six years, as the Province’s reported more than $45 million in revenue. ...

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Thursday Jun 19, 2014

Minister impressed with work of Airdrie community organizations

TileAlberta Minister of Human Services Manmeet Bhullar paid a visit to Airdrie on June 13 to tour the city’s community support facilities. During his tour, the minister visited the Airdrie Food Bank, Community Links, and the Airdrie Boys and Girls Club and spoke highly of the service levels and people involved with support programs in Airdrie. ...

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Thursday Jun 19, 2014

PC leadership candidate Jim Prentice gives speech in Airdrie

TileProgressive Conservative Leadership Candidate Jim Prentice stopped by the Airdrie Bottle Depot on June 15 for a meet-and-greet. The bottle depot, along with Sierra Springs Liquor Store, hosted the event. Prentice spoke to a crowd of more than 150 people on the importance of building-up Alberta’s infrastructure and restoring public confidence in...

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Thursday May 29, 2014

Airdrie MLA to host Seniors Town Hall meeting

TileAirdrie MLA Rob Anderson is trying to raise awareness about funding for long-term care facilities like Bethany Care Centre. Anderson will be speaking at the Woodside Seniors Club at 411 Woodside Dr. on June 4 to get the ball rolling on advocacy and awareness surrounding funding cuts to long-term care facilities in the province. ...

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Education >>

Monday Sep 22, 2014

RVS revises K-8 report cards after parent and teacher feedback received

Last year, parents of students in kindergarten to Grade 8 throughout 12 Rocky View Schools (RVS) received a new type of report card that was aimed at helping students build knowledge of themselves as learners, according to RVS. Schools that implemented the new report cards last year in Airdrie include Airdrie Christian Program, École Edwards...

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Sep 18

ATA calls for more support for special needs education

The Alberta Teachers Association (ATA) said a new report from the Blue Ribbon Panel on Inclusive Education in Alberta...
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Sep 11

RVS enrolment significantly increased for 2014/15 school year

Though final numbers will not be available until after Sept. 30, Rocky View Schools (RVS) enrolment has increased by...
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Sep 11

Chestermere MLA starts petition to end mandatory school fees

Chestermere-Rocky View MLA and Education Critic Bruce McAllister has called mandatory school fees “a hidden tax and undue...
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Canadian Press >>

Friday Oct 24, 2014

Powder-filled envelope sends employee at Cdn consulate in Turkey to hospital

ISTANBUL - Canada's consulate in Istanbul was closed Friday after an employee opened a package filled with yellow powder. The package was received around noon at the same time as similar envelopes were reported at the German and Belgian consulates, Turkish authorities said. ...ISTANBUL - Canada's consulate in Istanbul was closed Friday after an employee opened a package filled with yellow powder.

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Friday Oct 24, 2014

Police respond to high school north of Seattle after report of shooting

MARYSVILLE, Wash. - Police have responded to a high school north of Seattle following...MARYSVILLE, Wash. - Police have responded to a high school north of Seattle following reports of a shooting.

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Friday Oct 24, 2014

Stocks up at end of positive week, indexes continue to recover from sell-off

Story ImageTORONTO - The Toronto stock market registered a solid gain Friday at the end of what is...TORONTO - The Toronto stock market registered a solid gain Friday at the end of what is shaping up to be a positive week as share prices continue to recover from a sharp sell-off this month.

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Friday Oct 24, 2014

NewsAlert: Harper on hand as honour guard resumes post at National War Memorial

OTTAWA - The ceremonial honour guard is resuming its duties at the National War Memorial,...OTTAWA - The ceremonial honour guard is resuming its duties at the National War Memorial, less than two days after a deadly shooting claimed the life of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo.

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