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Severe summer storms terrorized Okotoks last week as at least three buildings and one tree was hit with lightning during the evening of Aug 14. Stuart Donaldson was surprised when he came home and found his maple ash tree in the backyard of his Downey Green house split right down the middle.
At Monday's town council meeting, council opted to abandon a draft of a bylaw which would have seen both school and playground zones be in effect from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. 'I just don't like the conditions in this bylaw, I think 9 p.m. is the wrong time - it's too early and too late depending on the time of year,' Coun.
The company is named after a multi-tonne quartzite glacial deposit, AKA the "Big Rock," located outside of Okotoks, Alberta.
During the hot summer months, most of us recognize the importance of sun protection and will lather on some sunscreen and throw a hat on before heading outdoors, but it's not just your skin that needs protection.
Foothills residents can strap on their helmets and enjoy the open road on two wheels this weekend all while benefitting a family going through an unimaginably difficult time.
If readers would check their Property Tax Notice they will see that the allocation for recreation facilities is over 6 times that of the cultural facilities allocation.
Okotoks doctor Eric Wasylenko will receive one of the Canadian Medical Association's top awards this month for his work in the field of medical ethics.
Calgary band Fraid Knot is set to perform its array of traditional and original Celtic tunes at the Foothills Highland Games in Okotoks on Aug. 23. The Foothills Highland Games is welcoming back Fraid Knot's high-energy Celtic and rock-influenced sound to wind up a day of highland dancing, heavy games, piping and drumming on Aug. 23 at the ... (more)
'I got half my harvest done last night,' Glenn Groeneveld quipped at the Okotoks Dawgs game Saturday night.
Fooooore! Whether you're looking to sharpen your game or just get in a few relaxing swings, Calgary has everything a golfer could desire-challenging courses, well-maintained greens and stunningly beautiful views.
The Olde Town Okotoks Show and Shine has a unique plan for one vehicle that will no doubt be the less attractive stand out compared to the souped-up and restored cars and trucks lining the downtown streets during the event.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 06:49 pm
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