December 18th, 2013 ~ Vol. 83 No. 49
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Isabelle Sellon School celebrated their Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 10th, with a unique flair. A drummer from Calgary’s ‘One World Drumming Company spent four days at the school teaching the children the ‘Djembe Drum’ and authentic African Drum. The instructor was hired through an Alberta Foundation for the Arts Grant and Teck.
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New CAO brings lifetime of experience
The need for a new direction for the Municipality of Crowsnest Pass’ administration brought Sheldon Steinke, the new Chief Administrative Officer for the municipality, out of retirement after 9 years.
Steinke took over [...]
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Local motorcycle club gives back
The Archrival Motorcycle Club may sound sinister, but these motorcycle miscreants are rolling out the goodwill these holidays.
The Archrivals dropped off [...]
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Search is still active for missing Taylor Elliot
Taylor Elliot, a young 22 -year-old man from Pincher Creek went missing at 4:30 am on December 1st, from the Pincher Creek area.
Taylor Elliott is 6 feet tall and has a full beard. It is believed [...]
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Valerie J. Danielson celebrates 20 years in practice
“All my professional career I have been working with people to resolve conflict, personal or legal issues,” said Valerie Danielson, Barrister and Solicitor with Valerie J. Danielson Professional Corporation in Blairmore.
“I’ve never had [...]
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A Bizarro Christmas
Picture this if you will. I’m going back to 1997 and the scene before me was one of absolute carnage. The after effects of what appeared to have been hours of relentless and malicious destructive attackswere strewn everywhere.
Bits and pieces of things once intact lay about in a grizzly disjointed mess.
In one spot lay some mud tires literally ripped from the rims of a bright yellow dune buggy. Not far from the tires were the mangled remains of the buggy itself; its roof torn clean off. Nearby was a curious sight, [...]
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Council addresses public concern over signage
The “Naturally Rewarding” signage campaign, ma131218d by previous municipal council, caused some members of the public to come forward and voice their concerns to [...]
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New President for Ratepayers’
The Crowsnest Pass Ratepayers’ Association has a new president and several other new members who are starting their term off with a message of harmony.
“We want to and will work with [...]
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First issue of 2014
There will be no Herald published on January 1st. First issue for 2014 will be January 8th.
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Introducing the Herald’s ‘Mayor’s Corner’
This is the pilot article for Mayor’s Corner. Mayor’s Corner is a monthly installment in The Crowsnest Pass Herald giving the public the chance to catch up with any news or messages from their Mayor and council. It is also [...]
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Meet our new Community and Protective Services Director Lyle Hannan
Six weeks on the job and the new director of protective and community services for the Crowsnest Pass is already aware of “critical decisions” and “financial implications” that may face the community soon. [...]
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Stuffing Stocking for the patients
Acute and long-term residents of the Crowsnest Pass Hospital have one more reason to look forward to Christmas this year.
The Crowsnest Pass Ladies Auxiliary and Crowsnest Pass Hospital Foundation are [...]
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Riversdale announces plan for Grassy Mountain
Riversdale Resources Ltd. is letting residents of Crowsnest Pass and surrounding communities know of a new safety plan they have on Grassy Mountain Road.
Riversdale would like to [...]
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Head of Public Works resigns
In February of 2012 council hired Frank Besinger as the new Director of Planning, Engineering and Operations (DPEO).
He was hired when Myron Thompson stepped up to the role of [...]
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Randall Hopley sentenced and serving
On Friday November 29th, Randall Hopley once again appeared in front of a judge at the Cranbrook Court Office and received sentencing for the 2011 abduction of 3-year-old Kienan Hebert.
Hopley was sentenced to [...]
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The importance of headwaters
Conservationist, author, hunter and former superintendent of Banff National Park Kevin Van Tighem explores the importance of the Crowsnest Pass area headwaters in light of the coming finalization of the draft South Saskatchewan Regional Plan.
The plan is a [...]
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A way to give back to his community
In 1968 a young Matthew Tartal left his homeland of Czechoslovakia when the Russians invaded the country.
Tartal was at a military acadamy in his native country at the time.
Tartal fled to [...]
December 18th, 2013 ~ Vol. 83 No. 49
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