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Hooray Hometown Hockey

Downtown Okotoks will transform into a hockey festival this weekend with Rogers Hometown Hockey. The fun starts on Saturday, Feb. 23 at noon in downtown Okotoks and carries on until Sunday evening.

Lander pool is easy target for Turner Valley council

Dear Editor, I believe the Town of Turner Valley council’s zealousness at reducing expenditures is once again using the Dr. Lander Memorial Pool as an easy target.

Concussion centre a worthy addition

By Dick Nichols Business Beat Canadians don’t often think of health care as a business, but a growing number of health care practitioners are setting up shop in Alberta to provide alternatives to traditional treatment. One of them is psychologist Dr.

Happy Valentine's Day

Don’t forget your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day! Love is something we cannot have too much of in this world and it is most definitely worth celebrating. ****** One morning Emma woke up with a start. Her husband Jim asked what was the matter.

Wow is it cold out there!

It’s so cold that: We had to stop eating with metal cutlery. Hitchhikers are holding up pictures of thumbs. The optometrists are giving away free ice scrapers with every new pair of glasses. I chipped a tooth on my soup.

Be careful what you ask for

Be careful what you ask for because you just might get it.

Marquee swimming meet a must

Okotoks Mavericks Swimming is hosting the Maverick Madness swim meet this weekend at the Okotoks Recreation Centre. The Riley Minue Pool will be active with competitive swimming starting Friday through Sunday. At 3 p.m.
My revisions to new food guide

My revisions to new food guide

Those old signs or plastic things that I used to see hanging on fridges or school walls as a kid have been revamped.

Library a good place to book resolutions

By Lara Grunow Okotoks Library director No matter what your New Year’s resolution this year, the Okotoks Public Library is sure to be able to assist you in keeping it.

Congratulations! It’s a girl!

Congratulations to Western Wheel reporter Krista Conrad and her man Kevin Gritton on the newest addition to their family, Jordan Elizabeth Gritton. She was born on Jan. 17 at 10:58 p.m.