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- Crowsnest nurse on
  humanitarian mission
  to Guatemala
- Prentice offering free
  memberships
- Offsite levy bylaw
  repealed by council
- Walking for Alzheimers
- Nursing Bursary makes
  dreams come true for
  local student
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  trespassing on the
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  Project
- Council stops
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- Hillcrest church
  rezoned residence
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  temporarily lifted
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- Suspects arrested after
  a four-day crime spree
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On the August 15th weekend, the top 16 swimmers out of 3361 eligible swimmers in Alberta gathered in Edmonton for the Alberta Summer Swimming Provincial Championship. Tristin Ewen from the Pass Piranhas Swim Club is pictured here competing the the 25m Breaststroke.
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Prentice offering free memberships
After a spokesperson initially denied the allegations, PC leadership candidate Jim Prentice conceded that his campaign has been giving away free party memberships and will continue to do so.
In an August 13, audio interview with [...]
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Nursing Bursary makes dreams come true for local student
Raising two kids while working as a licensed practical nurse would be enough on the plate for most people, but not for Heather Waldner. The Coleman resident is an LPN at Crowsnest Pass Health Centre and dreams of someday becoming [...]
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New events mean fun for all at Doors Open and Heritage Festival
A carnival spirit, a core of volunteers and the incorporation of orphaned Rum Runner Days events meant good times at the 9th annual Doors Open and Heritage Festival
The festival provided residents and visitors alike with [...]
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Diego Syz - Stop n Talk
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Robin Williams was a quirky man of many voices, boundless energy and chest hair that made him look like he was wearing a wool sweater, all the time.
He died in an [...]
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Still King of the Skyscrapers
In 1953, at the impressionable age of 5, I was plunked down in a seat in the Orpheum Theater in Blairmore for a mind blowing matinee. There, clutching a bag of popcorn and a "cherry blossom" I watched in wide eyed terror as [...]
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Chiropractor will be offering services in the Pass
Chiropractic medicine has come a long way from the theory of vertebral subluxation, which claims good health requires a well aligned spine and led to the stereotype of the chiropractic ‘back cracker.’
Just ask, Lindsey Paterson, member of the [...]
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Golden finish at Provincials for Ravens
A great season for the Crowsnest Pass Ravens junior lacrosse team was capped off with a brilliant finish as they captured the Gold Medal at the Provincial Tournament in Olds on July 20. In the Gold Medal match-up, the Ravens upset the [...]
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Crowsnest nurse on humanitarian mission to Guatemala
In 2000, Crowsnest resident Jenny Wilmot was backpacking through Guatemala on a tour of Central America.
Fourteen years and three children later Wilmot is going back, to give back.
This week, Wilmot is in [...]
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Motorcyclists trespassing on the Grassy Mountain Project
Hey you kids get off my lawn.
Representatives from Riversdale Resources are tired of having to chase motorcyclists off of Grassy Mountain.
At a council meeting on Aug. 12, Keith Bott, safety and security consultant with Riversdale, said [...]
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Suspects arrested after a four-day crime spree
The Elk Valley RCMP has arrested two male suspects in there 20s following a four-day crime spree through the Crowsnest Pass, the Elk Valley and Cranbrook.
From Aug 9-12, the pair [...]
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The Kanata Inn opening soon
Amid piles of building materials and equipment, milling workers and the accompanying din of construction, Gary Farstad, general manager of The Kanata Inn, points to a nondescript [...]
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Neat ‘N Nifty celebrates 25 years
After many years in the garment business Anita Ferguson, owner and founder of Neat ‘N Nifty, has seen the fashions of the Crowsnest Pass come and go.
These days, people are [...]
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Car dealer frustrated by municipal bylaws
An application for a temporary sales lot at the Crowsnest Mall has become snarled in a zoning issue.
Bridge City Chrysler’s Bob Morrow is frustrated council has been hesitant in granting him permission to set up a [...]
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Sheldon Steinke reflects on seven and a half months as CAO
This time last year CAO Sheldon Steinke was a retired gentleman.
He retired as the town manager for Coaldale in 2005, he’d retired from the military in 2010 and then spent the next few years trying to [...]
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Ski hill master plan could mean higher ticket prices
The Pass Powder Keg Ski Society has an ambitious plan to upgrade the ski resort in Blairmore but some of the costs will be transferred to the people who use the community’s hill.
Phase 1 of the plan will cost [...]
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What was the Big Blue Tent?
According to Rose Friesen, age seventy-two, you are never too old for the work of the Lord. Together with her huband Wilbert, age 77, this couple from Rosenort, Manitoba, [...]
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