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Lawrence Grassi ARP heads to public hearing

Lawrence Grassi ARP heads to public hearing

“I believe the concept before us holds potential and I’d like to hear what the public has to say. It’s a difficult issue to separate the owner of the land from the concept given we’re talking about a school board, but we’re really talking about a private land. … As any owner of land they have a right to put forward a proposal and we have to judge the proposal based on what’s put forward.”
CRPS, municipal staffing shortages brought on by COVID-19

CRPS, municipal staffing shortages brought on by COVID-19

“Given the COVID-19 rates in the valley, we remain deeply concerned with the increasing numbers and our capacity to keep classes and schools open for your children, due to staffing shortages," said CRPS superintendent Chris MacPhee.
Sports council calls for field house in Bow Valley

Sports council calls for field house in Bow Valley

“We recognize that there are significant financial challenges on the Town’s budget; however, we do think that collectively the municipalities in the Bow Valley should collaborate on examining the potential to build a field house in the valley."
YEAR IN REVIEW: Kananaskis, MD of Bighorn, Stoney Nakoda in 2021

YEAR IN REVIEW: Kananaskis, MD of Bighorn, Stoney Nakoda in 2021

Kananaskis, MD of Bighorn, Stoney Nakoda: 2021 year in review.
COVID-19 outbreak alert watch at Lawrence Grassi Middle School

COVID-19 outbreak alert watch at Lawrence Grassi Middle School

“If the number of cases reaches 10 per cent of the student population in a class or across the school, we would be facing the closure of a class or the entire school,” the letter read.
CRPS to introduce COVID-19 vaccination policy for teachers, staff

CRPS to introduce COVID-19 vaccination policy for teachers, staff

The Canadian Rockies Public Schools school board unanimously passed the new COVID-19 vaccination policy that will begin Nov. 24 and see teachers, staff and adults entering school facilities show proof of vaccination or a recent negative test.
Four up for school board race in Canmore

Four up for school board race in Canmore

While school boards are often overlooked at municipal elections, the Canmore ward – also known as Mount Rundle – for the Canadian Rockies Public Schools has four candidates aiming for two spots.
CRPS to recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, include educational component

CRPS to recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, include educational component

“CRPS will stand beside our neighbouring Stoney Nation in aligning with our educational partners as well as the national day for Truth and Reconciliation to honour survivors and families and communities."
Bow Valley College institutes mandatory vaccination policy

Bow Valley College institutes mandatory vaccination policy

Bow Valley College (BVC) has announced that students and staff will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be on campus as of Oct. 22, or be subject to rapid testing.
BCHS grad photos

BCHS grad photos

Graduates of Banff Community High School took a stroll downtown on Tuesday (June 29) for photos and celebrating the end of one chapter and beginning of another.