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Stoney Nakoda appeals McDougall Church restoration development permit

Stoney Nakoda appeals McDougall Church restoration development permit

The Stoney Nakoda band has been trying to convey its position that the provincial historic site designation should only be renewed if the historic significance of the site is recognized from the viewpoint of the Stoney Nakoda people and not just from the viewpoint of settler society, the Christian church and the McDougall Stoney Mission Society – with letters of concern sent as early as March 2019.
Second hotel proposed for Harvie Heights hamlet

Second hotel proposed for Harvie Heights hamlet

Suggestions to remove the pool and exercise portion to reduce height, designate at least one to two rooms for staff accommodations and ensure proper fencing is installed were part of the discussion residents said they were grateful to have with the developers before the final design goes through.
A look at the year in news for the MD of Bighorn, Stoney Nakoda and Kananaskis Country

A look at the year in news for the MD of Bighorn, Stoney Nakoda and Kananaskis Country

The past year was a busy year for residents of the Stoney Nakoda First Nation, the MD of Bighorn and Kananaskis Country
New provincial policing funding model will cost MD of Bighorn taxpayers more in 2020

New provincial policing funding model will cost MD of Bighorn taxpayers more in 2020

Taxpayers in the MD of Bighorn have historically not been paying for police services, but that is about to change after the province announced 300 new RCMP members for rural communities and changes to the funding formula to pay for those new positions
Baymag announces expansion, Bow Valley group airs concerns

Baymag announces expansion, Bow Valley group airs concerns

Of the concerns, the Bow Valley Clean Air society noted increased greenhouse gas emissions, nitrogen dioxide (NO2) and particulate matter emissions, and decreased overall air quality
Alberta Transportation reveals preferred Dead Man's Flats and Trans-Canada Highway interchange plans

Alberta Transportation reveals preferred Dead Man's Flats and Trans-Canada Highway interchange plans

"If there were no developments, there would be no need to do anything for this interchange other than maintenance."
Business owners rebuilding after destructive fire

Business owners rebuilding after destructive fire

“I’m taking it one day at a time; [I’m] devastated, is what I’d say."
Intermunicipal development plan moving forward after provincial government announces its no longer required

Intermunicipal development plan moving forward after provincial government announces its no longer required

"We are so far along in the process at this point – my expectation is we will complete it."
Local business devastated by building fire

Local business devastated by building fire

Exshaw firefighters worked for seven hours to put out the devastating fire on Saturday morning (Nov. 30).
Harvie Heights residents voice concerns at open house for proposed hotel development

Harvie Heights residents voice concerns at open house for proposed hotel development

"It looks like they want to put an access on our only residential access into the community and almost the entire community is against that."