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Newest Recruit?
Abigail Thomas, 1 and a half explores the Blairmore Fire Hall during their open house on Wednesday, October 8. Visitors to the hall were treated to a burger, fire extinguisher demonstrations and helpful fire-prevention tips.
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September Fire and Rescue responses for Crowsnest Pass
In September the Crowsnest Pass Fire/Rescue Department responded to 18 calls including the following reported incidents.
On Sept. 3, a caller reported [...]
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Hwy 3 issues discussed
From Sept. 24 to 26 Mayor Blair Painter, councillors Dean Ward and Dave Filipuzzi and CAO Sheldon Steinke attended an Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) convention in Edmonton.
They met [...]
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A hard line on domestic violence
At a council meeting in July, the RCMP revealed data on criminal code offences in the Crowsnest Pass, which showed that personal crimes increased 30 per cent between 2006 and 2013.
These offences include [...]
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Environmental issues raised at Riversdale open house
Selenium contamination of the community’s water resources will be an issue for the proposed Grassy Mountain coal project, said Dane McCoy, Millennium EMS Solutions (MEMS) environmental coordinator.
“The geology of the Crowsnest Pass is the same geology as [...]
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FEATURE COLUMNIST
Who's in Charge - S.C. Rudegan
Who's in Charge
Since 2003, some 4500 American soldiers have been killed in Iraq and over thirty-two thousand wounded. More than 500,000 Iraqi citizens have died. The U.S. government has spent $1.1 trillion on [...]
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Accidental 911 calls could cost you money
Data obtained by the Pass Herald reveals that the Crowsnest Pass RCMP had received 66 false or abandoned 911 calls from the beginning of the year to Aug. 12.
“We get a high number of [...]
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Animal deterrent bylaw in effect
On Sept. 24, increased bear activity caused the municipality to start an enforcement campaign.
“Our peace officers are checking to make sure people are properly storing their garbage and making sure they don’t [...]
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Remembering ‘The Teenagers’ band
Though they never released an album or dabbled in song writing, and all of their recordings are probably lost, some people in the Pass might remember The Teenagers.
With the recent passing of their guitar player [...]
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Columbian students enjoying the Pass
After spending three weeks in the Pass, a group of Columbian students say they’ve fallen in love with the community, the people and amazingly, [...]
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River Run auction of 52-acre portion fails to draw bidders
On June 3, council agreed to auction off a portion of the failed 52-acre River Run development adjacent to the Crowsnest River in Blairmore.
After their former owners failed [...]
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There Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
I was going over some old columns of mine and came across this dilly from 1995. My goodness I have been at this now for nineteen years and when I first started there wasn’t any interesting story I wouldn’t go to great lengths to develop. So here is a [...]
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Riversdale Resources unveils rail load out options
On Sept. 30, the Crowsnest Pass came one step closer to having a working coal mine as Riversdale Resources revealed three rail load out options for the proposed Grassy Mountain Coal Project.
All three proposed options involve [...]
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A blast from the Crowsnest’s past
Treasure hunters, history buffs and reality television fans assembled at the Frank Slide Interpretive Centre on Saturday to participate in the search for the Lost Treasures of the Crowsnest Past.
“This whole thing came about just before [...]
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York Creek Lodge residents looking forward to bigger rooms
The provincial and federal governments are investing about $9.12 million into York Creek Lodge in Blairmore.
“I think its going to make everybody a lot happier because its going to [...]
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Happy 101 Birthday Ella
When Ella Braun was born, the Ottoman Empire still controlled much of the Middle East, the Romanov’s were celebrating 300 years of ruling Russia, Sir Robert Borden was [...]
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