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Lifetime Airdronian fondly remembered

Lifetime Airdronian fondly remembered

A perfect day for Heloise Lorimer (nee Vansickle) was spent knitting and having guests pop by for coffee, cake and some conversation. Lorimer was born April 4, 1912 and lived her 98-and-a-half years in Airdrie, growing deep roots in the community.
Police Notebook: Operation Red Nose will keep Cochrane drivers safe

Police Notebook: Operation Red Nose will keep Cochrane drivers safe

Operation Red Nose (ORN) is gearing up for the 2010 campaign in Cochrane. The campaign will offer safe rides home to partygoers from Nov. 26 to Dec. 31.
Highway 8 Checkstop a success

Highway 8 Checkstop a success

A recent crackdown on impaired drivers along Highway 8 has been a success according to Cochrane RCMP. The RCMP presented its report to the Springbank Police Advisory Committee on Nov.
Trail ride donates $75,000 to breast cancer

Trail ride donates $75,000 to breast cancer

The Wild Pink Yonder Society raised more than $75,000 for breast cancer research during its annual 22-day trail ride through east-central Alberta. The ride, which started at Waterton Lakes on Aug.
DynAgra launches management system

DynAgra launches management system

DynAgra launched its new Know-Risk Farm Management system for Western Canadian growers to move crop marketing and risk management on farms to a new level. The company announced the new system on Nov. 23 in Brooks and the next day in Strathmore.
County council rezones controversial acreage

County council rezones controversial acreage

Rocky View County council rezoned a 15-acre parcel in Bearspaw to create a four-acre country-residential lot. Owners of the acreage, located on Badger Road, have been attempting to subdivide the lot for three years, and have met with much opposition.
County council approves RV park

County council approves RV park

Despite opposition from Rocky View County staff, council approved an application to rezone agricultural land to accommodate a campground and RV storage park, Nov. 23.
County council approves audit and risk assessment

County council approves audit and risk assessment

Rocky View County council directed staff to proceed with an audit and risk assessment of municipal debt, Nov. 23.
County council rejects religious assembly application

County council rejects religious assembly application

Rocky View County council unanimously rejected an application to rezone a country-residential lot in Park Lane to allow religious assembly in an existing home, Nov. 23.
City encourages you to be a snow angel

City encourages you to be a snow angel

When the snow starts to fall, some Airdrie residents struggle to keep their sidewalks clear and this year, the City is encouraging residents to take matters into their own hands.
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