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Tuesday, 28 February 2012 13:37

Granum’s community hall will not be restored

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By Susan Quinlan
Granum
Try as they might, local residents and the M.D. of Willow Creek won’t be able to save Granum’s Blunden Hall, as funding is simply not available, given the current economic climate.

Tuesday, 28 February 2012 13:35

Castle charges won’t proceed says protester

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By Dave Mabell
Southern Alberta Newspapers
Southern Alberta
Southern Albertans who protested logging in the Castle River recreation area say they won’t be going to jail.

By Rose Sanchez
Waterton Lakes National Park
Attendance increased for this year’s annual Winterfest in Waterton Lakes National Park, held Family Day weekend.

By Susan Quinlan
Claresholm
Imagine yourself as a four-year-old travelling across the Atlantic from Great Britain, with no parents on board and completely uncertain about where you were going or who would take care of you.
It’s a story Hazel Perrier of Claresholm found fascinating and even more so when she began to investigate and found both her grandparents and two other ancestors arrived in Canada under those circumstances, as four of the 100,000 British Home Children who arrived between 1869 and the 1930s.

Tuesday, 21 February 2012 14:08

Southwest Alberta population looking solid

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By Ryan Dahlman
Southern Alberta
According to the 2011 census, Alberta is a desired place to live and southwest Alberta is no exception.

By Rose Sanchez
Twin Butte
Officials behind the creation of a cenotaph in the small community of Twin Butte, in between Pincher Creek and Waterton Lakes National Park, were pleased to receive federal funding for the project.

Tuesday, 21 February 2012 14:07

Action Surface Rights Assoc. set to host AGM

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By Rose Sanchez
Alberta
The Action Surface Rights Association is getting ready to host its annual meeting and a full day of speakers and discussion is planned.
The event takes place Feb. 28 at the Heritage Inn in Taber. It isn’t just for association members.

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