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COLUMN: Increased water brings new worry

COLUMN: Increased water brings new worry

The Foothills Okotoks Regional Water Project will provide a long-term water solution, but will also bring development pressures.
EDITORIAL: Chargers must pay their way

EDITORIAL: Chargers must pay their way

The free ride for electric vehicle owners should come to an end if the Town is going to expand its network.
COLUMN: At least deer can’t reach roof

COLUMN: At least deer can’t reach roof

A deer eating your flowers pales in comparison to a raccoon ripping shingles off your roof.
EDITORIAL: Parents must rein in vandals

EDITORIAL: Parents must rein in vandals

The Town of Okotoks, which has had to clean up more than 200 tags a week throughout June, needs help from parents to curb this spate of vandalism.
COLUMN: Too much of a bad thing

COLUMN: Too much of a bad thing

Despite repeated calls for more good news stories, media outlets continue to pump out negative content because readers gravitate to it.
Refugee receives unexpected gift

Refugee receives unexpected gift

Anonymous benefactor in Okotoks reaches out to help young Ukrainian mom who fled to Canada with her son following Russian invasion.
OPINION: Drivers deserve those tickets

OPINION: Drivers deserve those tickets

With distracted driving causing more than 20 per cent of fatal collisions, enforcement blitzes like the one in Okotoks last week are unfortunately still needed.
COLUMN: What do you get when you combine a white elephant with a deep-dish pizza?

COLUMN: What do you get when you combine a white elephant with a deep-dish pizza?

Dick Nichols' monthly column Business Beat
COLUMN-Past brought to life in Olde Towne

COLUMN-Past brought to life in Olde Towne

Unlike a lot of towns, Okotoks has done a good job of finding a second life for many of its heritage homes.
OPINION: Highwood MLA’s bill provides gift of life

OPINION: Highwood MLA’s bill provides gift of life

Highwood MLA RJ Sigurdson's legislative efforts will see an increase in organ donation in Alberta.