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Window washing efforts appreciated by seniors

Window washing efforts appreciated by seniors

Youth council and hockey players spent the afternoon washing windows for seniors
You feel what you eat, says local neurological nutritionist

You feel what you eat, says local neurological nutritionist

Don't discount the importance of a well-balanced diet with lots of good food, explains local neurological nutritionist Katrina Breau.
Olds' Age-Friendly Committee making progress

Olds' Age-Friendly Committee making progress

Pandemic has shone a light on what was happening to seniors
Snowbirds unable to go south flock to Vancouver Island

Snowbirds unable to go south flock to Vancouver Island

Parks that would normally operate at around half-capacity during winter are fully reserved
Province targets surgical backlog

Province targets surgical backlog

The province is now making moves to reduce the backlog and expedite health care into the future by expanding surgical capacity
Seniors and Housing Minister marks lodge completion

Seniors and Housing Minister marks lodge completion

Seniors and Housing Minister Josephine Pon stopped in to see the Bonnylodge and Cold Lake Lodge
The power of memoir, Thistle style

The power of memoir, Thistle style

STARFest 2020 kicks off virtually on Tuesday with an incredible author whose personal story is a winning tribute to the human spirit and the power of memoir.
Okotoks protects historic trail

Okotoks protects historic trail

Okotoks council passed a bylaw to make the Macleod Trail an official municipal historic resource on Sept. 28.
Museum of Making a bucket list adventure through the history of machines

Museum of Making a bucket list adventure through the history of machines

"I feel like I am the custodian of these objects somehow and there is a story to tell. If you do it right, it is an interesting story for somebody. Not everybody, but somebody."
Prince Harry speaks about race, marks UK Black History Month

Prince Harry speaks about race, marks UK Black History Month

LONDON — Prince Harry has spoken about his “awakening” to race issues as he and his wife, Meghan, launched an anti-racism campaign to mark Black History Month in the U.K.