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Rocky View Schools changes school time tables

Rocky View Schools changes school time tables

Rocky View Schools is putting all nine of its high schools on a four-block time table this September. The change will provide students with more choice, said Superintendent of Schools Greg Bass.
Local radio station provides scholarships for students

Local radio station provides scholarships for students

A local radio station will be providing $13,000 in scholarships over a six-year period for graduating students in Bert Church, Bow Valley, George McDougall and Cochrane High who plan to enter the field of music, journalism or other artistic studies a
County pledges more than $1 million for recreation

County pledges more than $1 million for recreation

Rocky View County council approved more than $1 million for recreation funding, June 1. Local pools, parks, hockey rinks, playgrounds and community centres will benefit from the funding.
New report outlines 20-year vision for Alberta education

New report outlines 20-year vision for Alberta education

Alberta’s education minister released a report June 2, outlining a vision for Kindergarten to Grade 12 education over the next 20 years. The report was created by a 22-person steering committee and took 18 months to complete.
Nose Creek is top fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House

Nose Creek is top fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House

Nose Creek Elementary was presented with a trophy and a plaque for being the top fundraising school in the Ronald McDonald House’s pull tab competition.
Beiseker calling for meeting on water rates

Beiseker calling for meeting on water rates

The Village of Beiseker is proposing an inter-municipal information meeting in hopes of dealing with problems facing ratepayers of the Kneehill Regional Water Services Commission.
Local radio station provides scholarships for students

Local radio station provides scholarships for students

A local radio station will be providing $13,000 in scholarships over a six-year period for graduating students in Bert Church, Bow Valley, George McDougall and Cochrane High who plan to enter the field of music, journalism or other artistic studies a
Local police to increase focus on commercial vehicle safety this month

Local police to increase focus on commercial vehicle safety this month

Airdrie RCMP and Sheriff Integrated Traffic Units will increase public education and enforcement efforts related to commercial vehicles on Alberta highways throughout the month of June.
Bert Church High School students win Skills competitions

Bert Church High School students win Skills competitions

Two sets of Bert Church students won gold in this year’s Skills Alberta competition in May. One team went on to win first place in Skills Canada.
Cochrane and developer to clean up contaminated site

Cochrane and developer to clean up contaminated site

The Town of Cochrane is cleaning up a 25-year-old contamination site in its downtown. Work will begin no later than Aug. 31 to clean up the 45-acre site, which was once used to preserve rail ties and other wood products.
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