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New Canmore-based group, market aim to help with food security

New Canmore-based group, market aim to help with food security

“I thought it was a great idea since I’m passionate about food and it’s important for the local economy to be sustainable instead of relying on products from elsewhere."
'Unexpected interruption' leads to delays in COVID-19 vaccinations locally, provincially

'Unexpected interruption' leads to delays in COVID-19 vaccinations locally, provincially

A delay in the supply of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine will leave some Albertans waiting a little longer to get vaccinated.
Fatal single-vehicle collision on Highway 1 near Morley

Fatal single-vehicle collision on Highway 1 near Morley

A man was killed in a single-vehicle collision on Highway 1 Friday morning after his vehicle rolled over and entered the nearby field, Cochrane RCMP said.
Federal government unveils "assault-style" firearm buy-back program plans

Federal government unveils "assault-style" firearm buy-back program plans

“At the end of the day, it’s not the gun itself it's the person whose hands it's in,” said Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards.
Community rallies around Stoney Nakoda family after fire destroys home

Community rallies around Stoney Nakoda family after fire destroys home

“I’m trying to figure out what to do now and what my next step is with the girls,” Simeon said. “They need a place to call home. That’s my main focus.”
Fire consumes Stoney Nakoda Family's home

Fire consumes Stoney Nakoda Family's home

“Everything is burned, everything is gone,” said Christopher Simeon. “I have nowhere to go with the girls – I have nowhere to call home.”
Stoney Nakoda Food Market providing food security during COVID-19 pandemic

Stoney Nakoda Food Market providing food security during COVID-19 pandemic

“Transportation is a huge issue … and fresh fruits and grocery stores have not developed along the reserve,” said Stoney Health Services executive director Aaron Khan. “Bringing the food market specifically to the reserve it gives the nation members an opportunity to purchase fresh fruits and veggies at a pretty good price.”
Canmore minor hockey excited to return under Alberta's youth sports approval

Canmore minor hockey excited to return under Alberta's youth sports approval

Children and youth are allowed to practice minor sports starting Monday (Feb. 8).
Cochrane RCMP vehicle stop leads to arrest of three people

Cochrane RCMP vehicle stop leads to arrest of three people

Three people have been charged with more than 30 offences and are set to appear in Cochrane Provincial Court in February.
MP Blake Richards hosts virtual town hall to discuss Canada's economic recovery

MP Blake Richards hosts virtual town hall to discuss Canada's economic recovery

“That means trying to push them to make changes for the better where we can, that means trying to criticize with the intent of seeing improvement to the programs that exist, that means pushing them to get our economy reopened, to have a vaccine plan. All of those things that I’ve talked about, that is the first and foremost job.”