December 13th, 2017 ~ Vol. 87 No. 50
- Crowsnest - Mountain
  Spirit Festival
- Council takes a
  stance on Highway 3X
  route options
- SPCA gets birthday
  party donation
- Charity Check Stop
- Retired Nurses
  support food bank
- RCMP Stats
- Classifieds
- Puzzle Page
- Friends and Neighbours
- Scotiabank Donates
- Teck gets Platinum
- Australian Day
- 2018 budget
  discussions continue
  throughout the week
- Here's My Card
- Question of the Week
- Safety first when
  stringing holiday
- Junior Men’s Playdown
- Bellevue’s Festival
  of Lights
- 2018 Grad Senior
- Crowsnest CanDo’s
- Letters to the Editor
- Bricks & Boquets
- Cookie exchange
- SPCA donation boxes
- CP Holiday Train
- Bus drivers, snow
  plowing and
  campgrounds at Council
Crowsnest Pass Herald Front Page
Crowsnest - Mountain Spirit Festival
Brittney Tracy and Mandy Harvey gaze out at the sky at the top of “The Angle” ski run up at the Pass Powderkeg. The hike was just one of the events that made up the Crowsnest
- Mountain Spirit Festival, taking place from December 8 to 11. A group of about 35 people donned their headlamps and hiked up the ski hill at dark to try and catch a glimpse
of the Geminid meteor shower and get a few night time shooting tips from local photographer Lisa Kinnear.
Heres My Card
Crowsnest Pass Weather
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Council takes a stance on Highway 3X route options
At a meeting last week, Council discussed each of the route and interchange options presented at the Highway 3X open house at the end of November. Their concerns and remarks will be delivered as an [...]
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SPCA gets birthday party donation
It wasn’t toys or games that Cora Brands wanted for her birthday – it was the selfless opportunity to make [...]
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Crowsnest CanDo’s vision
The Crowsnest CanDo Society has a renewed objective that focuses less on building a viable multi-purpose cultural center, and more on [...]
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2018 budget discussions continue throughout the week
At budget meetings last week, Council strived to develop the draft 2018 budget in order to bring tax rate increases to 2.5% for residential and 3.5% for non-residential. The overall utility rate increase is [...]
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Bus drivers, snow plowing and campgrounds at Council
The Crowsnest Pass school bus drivers presented to Council as a delegation, requesting a change to the snow removal policy.
The entire fleet of [...]
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Previous Issues
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Highway 3X open house presents a puzzle of possibilities
The third open house of the year for the proposed four-lane Highway 3X was held at the MDM on November 29 and 30.
The purpose of the open house was to provide an update about the project. Representatives from [...]
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Council updates
Council has approved a development permit in the Turtle Mountain Hazard Zone. There is a dwelling already on the site, but the owners wish to demolish and rebuild after finding [...]
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New festival celebrates mountain life
What do Sondrio, Italy and Crowsnest Pass, Alberta have in common? They are two communities separated by an ocean with plenty of differences, but bound by a similarity that surpasses [...]
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Deadline approaching for Grassy Mountain Coal Project Statements of Concern
With the approaching deadline to file Statements of Concern with the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) concerning a proposed coal facility in the area, Crowsnest Pass resident David McIntyre prepares to [...]
Looking Back by John Kinnear
Turkey in the Craw
Have I got a Christmas story for you. It is one in which I almost got taken out. Permanently! It left me thankful to be alive and mindful that things can go drastically wrong, especially at [...]
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Local fire chief continues education
Crowsnest Pass Fire Chief and Manager of Protective Service Jesse Fox has been awarded a Masters degree in Disaster and Emergency Management from [...]
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Public comment about new coal mine
The Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) of British Columbia is holding a period of public comment from November 2 to December 5 regarding the proposed [...]
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Pass to host men’s curling playdowns
Ten curling teams from Alberta will be coming to Crowsnest Pass next weekend to face off in the Southern Alberta Junior Men’s Playdown.
Three teams have the opportunity to [...]
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New Christmas look for Gazebo Park
In the 50-plus years that Lynn Girardi Makeiv has lived in Crowsnest Pass, she says she doesn’t remember the gazebo in Blairmore ever being [...]
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LRSD students scoring higher on provincial exams
Livingstone Range School Division is pleased to report that students writing Diploma Exams and Provincial Achievement Tests in the Division are continuing to [...]
Looking Back by John Kinnear
Rocks of Ages, Speak to Me
Being of Scottish descent I tend to walk about with my head down, looking for loose change and lost things. I think I missed my calling. I should have been a geologist. They’re always casting about, studying [...]
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December 13th, 2017 ~ Vol. 87 No. 50
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