Local artists will battle it out in national spotlight – crowd decides the winner

Nothing gets the creative juices flowing faster than an intense adrenalin rush, says artist Osi Cruz-Lahtinen, Innisfail mixed-media artist and live painting competitor at the Olds Art Battle May 10.

Funding crisis looms for special needs students

Funding crisis looms for special needs students

The Chinook’s Edge School Division is vigorously challenging the “tragic loss” of provincial government funding for outreach...


Wild boar plans outlined for board

Mountain View County’s agricultural service board has been updated on some of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development’s...


County open house hears dust control concerns

About 60 Mountain View County ratepayers attended an all-councillor open house in the county council chambers on April 16.


Five roads reopened in MVC

Many of the roadways closed due to overland flooding in Mountain View (MVC) and Red Deer counties last week have now...


Area trustees moving forward with land trust

Mountain View County council recently threw its support behind the recently formed Legacy Land Trust Society. At council’s...


Consider baiting wireworms this spring

Provincial officials are calling on area crop producers to help them control and study wireworm populations by sending in...


Agricultural Service Board approves grants

Agricultural Service Board approves grants

Mountain View County’s agricultural service board has approved grant funding for a number of community groups and...