February 22nd, 2017 ~ Vol. 87 No. 8
- Pink Shirt Day at
  Horace Allen
- Former Pass Brat
  debuts first novel
- Skijoring skills
- Classifieds
- Puzzle Page
- Friends and Neighbours
- Servus donates
- Council updates Ė
  Governance and
  Priorities Committee
- Letís not lose sight
  of the big picture
- Buddy, you will be
- Your Health Update
- Letters to the Editor
- Crowsnest Community
  Market gears up for
- Looking Back
- Digitizing school
- Participate in Screen
Crowsnest Pass Herald Front Page
Pink Shirt Day at Horace Allen
Horace Allen students Ella, Payton and Asher were the hosts of the Pink Shirt Day assembly on Feb. 16. Students wore pink shirts to represent their stand against bullying.
Heres My Card
Crowsnest Pass Weather
Story 1 - 170222 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Former Pass Brat debuts first novel
A mystery is brewing in the Crowsnest Pass, a mystery written by former Pass local Rick Gillis in his debut, just-released novel, “The Boy Who Couldn’t Die.”
It’s a harmonious fusion of emotions, from humor, love, sadness and a good [...]
Story 2 - 170222 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Council updates – Governance and Priorities Committee meeting
A Governance and Priorities Committee meeting was held on February 13 in council chambers. [...]
Story 3 - 170222 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Digitizing school memories
Yearbooks are a great way to keep hold of school memories and reminisce about the people and adventures that defined our experience in school. They're instant history, lasting memoirs.
This nostalgic sentiment is the reason why [...]
Story 4 - 170222 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Buddy, you will be missed ...
When I took over the editorial page a few weeks ago, I never in my wildest imagination thought I would be writing on the topic of today’s editorial. It just seems like yesterday that I was telling you all that I would be [...]
Looking Back by John Kinnear
Measuring the Devil`s Breath
The 50th anniversary of the Balmer North explosion is looming ever closer (April 3rd, 1967). I came up recently in my research statistics that yet another mine disaster in the Elk Valley is about to [...]
View Background Photo
Previous Issues
Story 1 - 170215 Crowsnest Pass Herald
“Weekend warriors” unite over OHV ban in Castle Parks wilderness area
When Premier Rachel Notley referred to Albertans as “weekend warriors” at the unveiling of the Castle Provincial Park and Castle Wildlands Park on Jan. 20, she might have underestimated just how much “warrior” Southern Albertans have in them.
Over 600 of these [...]
Story 2 - 170215 Crowsnest Pass Herald
FCSS to roll out revamped bus service
The Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) program is scrapping the current public bus transit service and giving the Town Rounder a makeover that will accommodate all [...]
Story 3 - 170215 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Detrimental side of OHVs
While the NDP government’s announcement of the five-year phase out of off-highway vehicles in the Castle Wilderness area sparked feelings of grief, betrayal and outrage for OHV groups, environmentalists insist that [...]
Story 4 - 170215 Crowsnest Pass Herald
All the attention on Wintervention
If you can’t beat winter, then you might as well join in on the snowy fun, at Crowsnest Cando Society’s Wintervention, running from February 24 to 26.
This is the first time that Wintervention will be [...]
Story 5 - 170215 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Evan Stewart, Station 24’s new Fire Captain for Pass
With a military background and a professionalism, dedication and positivity that caught the attention of Fire Chief Jesse Fox, Evan Stewart was selected for promotion to Captain rank on Jan. 26.
As captain, Stewart is the focal point for [...]
50 Shades of Black  by Ezra Black
Support our economy
A fortunate blend of resources and resourcefulness has brought Alberta and this country to where it is today.
In almost every index which measures quality of life around the world, Canada always comes up [...]
Story 1 - 170208 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Hillcrest Fish and Game trophy day
Over 120 people attended the Hillcrest Fish and Game Protective Association’s 92nd Annual Trophy Day competition on Saturday, February 4.
The Bob Williams [...]
Story 2 - 170208 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Council approves capital budget
Council passed the capital budget for 2017 and 2018 at a meeting on Jan. 30.
The budget requirements for [...]
Story 3 - 170208 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Garrett Gatto, homegrown, blue-eyed football hulk
2017 is shaping up to be a good one for defensive tackle Garrett Gatto.
Currently finishing up grade 12, Gatto played his last Strathmore Spartans high school game in November, and he’s already been [...]
Story 4 - 170208 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Club FUSE: for women by women
A new club focused on Friendship, Unity, Support and Empowerment (FUSE) among women is starting up in the Pass. Women 18 years and older are invited to join Club FUSE and attend the open house on Feb. 23 at the [...]
Story 5 - 170208 Crowsnest Pass Herald
Mining for Miracles hopes to raise $2.9 million for BC Children’s Hospital
Mining for Miracles fundraising campaign, the BC mining industry’s long-standing fundraising campaign, launched on Feb. 1.
This year, the initiative aims to raise [...]
Looking Back by John Kinnear
Tales of a York Creek Trapper
Denise Coccioloni-Amatto put the bug in my ear some time back about her Uncle Joey Coccioloni and said that he had some stories to share about the going’s on up North York Creek around the time that [...]
View the Archives
February 22nd, 2017 ~ Vol. 87 No. 8
All information on this website is Copyright (c) 2017 Pass Herald Ltd. All rights reserved.
12925 20th Ave, Box 960, Blairmore, Alberta, Canada T0K 0E0 | news@passherald.ca | 403.562.2248 | 403.562.8379 (FAX)