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Get set for a stellar cinema season

Saturday, 21 January 2017.

Get set for a stellar cinema season

Movie fans are excitedly awaiting the coming season of Meet Me At the Movies, featuring six critically acclaimed films from Toronto International Film Festival’s national circuit.

Quitting ... again

Friday, 20 January 2017.

Quitting ... again

This week is National Non-Smoking Week. The number of individuals who smoke has been steadily declining over the last few decades; however, almost 20 per cent of Albertans still smoke. This is slightly higher than the national average. In parts of southwestern Alberta that number is even higher.

Winter weather

Friday, 20 January 2017.

Winter weather

Mother Nature has presented us with brutal weather and driving conditions over the past month.
Tuesday we saw temperatures as high as plus 9 degrees Celsius in Pincher Creek, but the trade-off is gusts as strong as 120 kilometres per hour in wind-prone areas.

One Book, Two Schools gets families reading

Thursday, 19 January 2017.

One Book, Two Schools gets families reading

Educators, parents and students who hope to see more Crowsnest Pass families reading together are receiving help from a most unlikely hero — a squirrel named Ulysses, the star of the book Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo.

December highlights from Crestview Lodge

Wednesday, 18 January 2017.

December highlights from Crestview Lodge

We had a great time at our New Year’s party, bringing in 2017 with champagne, a balloon drop and sparklers. The smoke from the sparklers set off the fire alarm but, fortunately for us, Tracy Glen was here to shut it off.

Brothers recognized for entrepreneurial venture

Tuesday, 17 January 2017.

Brothers recognized for entrepreneurial venture

Teens Luke and Joel Lewis own L&J Hay, a business grown from their background on the family cattle ranch. This year’s winners of the the Pincher Creek Chamber of Commerce’s junior entrepreneur Award of Excellence make their mark cutting, raking, and baling hay.