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Volunteer wins Golden Heart Award

Volunteer wins Golden Heart Award

Rhonda Fisher was presented with the Airdrie and District Victim Assistance Society (ADVAS) Golden Heart Award, Nov. 27 at the Holiday Inn Express. The volunteer advocate team leader has been with the organization for seven years.
Local company recognized for innovative invention

Local company recognized for innovative invention

A local company is doing its part to make sure consumers are getting what they pay for at the pump. Cantest Solutions Inc.
Time to fix health care

Time to fix health care

Last week, Paul Stanway (Premier Stelmach’s former Communications Director) blamed the opposition for the Alberta government’s failure to fix health care.
Council clashes over backup buses during 2011 capital budget debate

Council clashes over backup buses during 2011 capital budget debate

Airdrie’s newly-elected City council faced its hottest debate to date, Dec. 6, as councillors clashed over the purchase of backup buses as part of the 2011 capital budget.
City approves 4.9 per cent tax hike

City approves 4.9 per cent tax hike

City council approved the 2011 operating budget with a 4.9 per cent tax increase and a five per cent franchise fee with FortisAlberta Inc., Dec. 6.
Resident's pack community centre for Crossfield forum

Resident's pack community centre for Crossfield forum

About 150 people packed into the Crossfield Community Centre on Nov. 30 for an open forum with Town council.
Time to fix health care

Time to fix health care

Last week, Paul Stanway (Premier Stelmach’s former Communications Director) blamed the opposition for the Alberta government’s failure to fix health care.
RVS draws from reserves to correct error

RVS draws from reserves to correct error

RVS was forced to draw from reserve funds to balance this year’s budget after discovering a staff error in the 2010 budget.
Rocky View Schools approves financial audit

Rocky View Schools approves financial audit

Trustees endorsed a financial audit of Rocky View Schools by Doloitte & Touche LLP, Dec. 2. The statement detailed the school board’s $2.159 million surplus and its report will be submitted to Alberta Education.
Season's thievings: ID fraud and holiday shopping

Season's thievings: ID fraud and holiday shopping

The busiest retail season of the year is here and with the increase in financial transactions comes an increase in opportunities for fraud.
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