The winners from the York Creek Lodge’s Ultimate Pajama Party from left to right, Anne Spatuk, Clara Marconi and Barb Corkum. Each winner won a $25.00 gift certificate. Boston Pizza, Sears and Sobeys provided the gift certificates.
Locals finalists for Emerald Award
Although an abundance of animal carcasses can be an unpleasant sight, it may come as a relief that there are locals in the community who are trying to solve the problem of dead or injured animals on the highway.
Rob and Loretta Schaufele from Bellevue [...]
Libby’s Walk for Cystic Fibrosis
The Walk to Cure Cystic Fibrosis will be taking place in the Crowsnest Pass this year- for the first time ever.
The walk, which will be called the Crowsnest Pass Great Strides Walk to Cure Cystic Fibrosis, will take place on May 26th, at Fireman’s Park in Bellevue. [...]
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Female black bear praised by Fish and Wildlife
A female black bear that was tagged last summer has been praised by Fish and Wildlife Officer, John Clarke for “good behavior.”
Last summer, officers from Fish and Wildlife noticed a female black bear [...]
New Chairperson for Rum Runner Days
A group of high spirited volunteers met earlier this month to review plans for the coming Rum Runner Days Events, set to occur this year from Thursday, July 18th to Saturday, July 20th.
It has been confirmed [...]
Discussion takes place about closure of Bowling Alley
At a regular Council meeting held on Tuesday, May 7th, council and administration discussed a public request to purchase the Rocky Mountain Lanes bowling alley as a recreation opportunity. [...]
Another successful year for Junior Badminton club
The Junior Badminton club coached by Sieg and Rose Gail did very well considering the short season.
Zone Qualifiers were held on April 16 at the CCHS. [...]
May 7th will mark my one-year anniversary living in the community of Blairmore and working as a reporter for the Pass Herald.
My first year living in such a small town served many purposes for me. It gave me [...]
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An update on the Air Cadets
The local Air Cadets from 859 Crowsnest Squadron have had a busy month. They proved a good deed went a long way when they took part in [...]
Local Watershed issues discussed
Concerned members of Crowsnest Pass gathered to discuss issues including the future if the Crowsnest Pass watershed and its importance in the community.
On Wednesday, May 15th, [...]
Jane Ann Reimer wins Order of Crowsnest Pass
Long-time local, Jane Ann Reimer, won the Order of Crownest Pass medal award at the Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, an experience she described as “a total shock.”
“I was surprised [...]
Tales from the House on the Hill
Last week I walked over the Virgelle Sandstone ridge that my present house is set up against to revisit the old house I grew up in on the other side of the hill. The Virgelle is the same sandstone that forms the [...]
Spray Lake Sawmills Open House held last week
An open house that took place last week provided information on the coming plans of Spray Lake Sawmills, (SLS).
The open house was held at the Blairmore Legion on Thursday, May 9th and had some representatives from [...]
Frank’s water dispruption follow up
A main that caused a water distribution problem serving the community of Frank was fixed at around 3:30 on Friday, April 26th.
The disturbance was a result of [...]
Day of Mourning highlights rights to health and safety for workers
SPARWOOD - Steve Kallies, Occupational Health and Safety Chair for USW Local 9346 opened the Day of Mourning ceremony at Centennial Square next to the pillar dedicated to [...]
Seniors Forced Apart by AHS
Recently, Wildrose MLAs questioned the government on the AHS divorce-by-nursing-home policy in the Alberta Legislature. This is the policy that forcibly separates [...]