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Get kids up-to-date on vaccinations, watch for signs of invasive Strep A: doctors

Get kids up-to-date on vaccinations, watch for signs of invasive Strep A: doctors

The recent deaths of six children in Ontario and four children in British Columbia from a bacterial infection is grabbing parents' attention. Doctors say severe cases of invasive Group A streptococcal infection are extremely rare.
Province mulls booze sales in grocery, convenience stores

Province mulls booze sales in grocery, convenience stores

“We have to acknowledge that prohibition is over,” says Service Alberta and Red Tape Reduction Minister Dale Nally.
Ten-year firearm ban for man charged in 2022 road rage incident

Ten-year firearm ban for man charged in 2022 road rage incident

Desharnais is prohibited from owning or being in possession of a weapon for ten years and must participate and complete counselling for anger management, said the judge during docket court on Jan. 18.
The rules about leap years

The rules about leap years

A leap year next occurs in February 2024.
Legislation could mean return of lavish public sector executive perks in Alberta

Legislation could mean return of lavish public sector executive perks in Alberta

Amendments may also escalate government interference in collective bargaining, professor says.
Airdrie's 2023 business review and 2024 forecast

Airdrie's 2023 business review and 2024 forecast

The construction of more diverse housing is a direct result of ongoing affordability issues, while a more diversified business community is the outcome of continued population growth in Airdrie.
Diversity and inclusion grants being offered by the provincial government

Diversity and inclusion grants being offered by the provincial government

Alberta’s 2023 budget allocated $8 million over three years for the Ethnocultural Grant program and $1.5 million over three years for the Anti-Racism Grant program.
Clean energy program to help Airdrie finance home improvements

Clean energy program to help Airdrie finance home improvements

"We’re all in a situation where we’ve been asked to make a lot of changes in the last few days, in terms of our energy consumption, so this will be a really good long term play for this community," said Coun. Heather Spearman.
Did you know how important the right staging is to selling your home?

Did you know how important the right staging is to selling your home?

Many realtors and homeowners rely on staging to make a home as attractive as possible.
Elder Talk series wraps up in Airdrie in February

Elder Talk series wraps up in Airdrie in February

The event is the fifth and final in the series of Elder Talks organized by the CCFR,
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