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Okotoks couple delighting neighbours with playful yard display

Okotoks couple delighting neighbours with playful yard display

For nearly three years, Drake Landing residents Deb and Stuart Beirnes have been arranging lawn ornaments, animal toys, and other figurines in playful scenes each week.
Podcast starts conversation about anti-Black racism

Podcast starts conversation about anti-Black racism

Black Talk gaining listeners from around the world as it informs and opens up conversations on anti-Black racism
Community lifts spirits of Cochrane’s most vulnerable

Community lifts spirits of Cochrane’s most vulnerable

Seniors in two of Cochrane’s long-term-care facilities are persevering through the pandemic with a little help from their community .
Determined Eden Valley teen to walk the stage at graduation

Determined Eden Valley teen to walk the stage at graduation

Oilfields High School graduand Tylie Jimmy John will join her peers in her school’s graduation ceremony on June 25 as she begins the process of pursuing a career in criminal justice as a way to help her community.
Age-positive film festival a natural fit for Seniors' Week

Age-positive film festival a natural fit for Seniors' Week

Senior's Week (June 7-13, 2021) is a chance for Albertans to show appreciation for the contributions seniors make to all our lives.
Making smiles happen at WHPS

Making smiles happen at WHPS

Athabasca Kindergartener gives students 357 reasons to grin
Okotoks’ Wood family rock solid philanthropists

Okotoks’ Wood family rock solid philanthropists

Generosity recognized by Calgary fundraising organization
ADVAS support dog receives justice award nomination

ADVAS support dog receives justice award nomination

Local facility support dog Jake and his handler Deborah Reid have been nominated for an Alberta Community Justice Award for their contributions toward supporting victims and preserving justice in the community.
Athabasca nurse nominated for award

Athabasca nurse nominated for award

Doreen Van Eaton up for excellence in nursing
Edmonton Golf Association celebrates centennial milestone

Edmonton Golf Association celebrates centennial milestone