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Region's campgrounds looking forward to summer

Region's campgrounds looking forward to summer

Rustic or in-town, there are experiences for all types of campers.
Census shows aging populations, some growth in High Country

Census shows aging populations, some growth in High Country

Black Diamond sees the biggest increase in the 65+ demographic, with a drop in youth populations seen in both towns.
Volunteers needed for community clean up in Diamond Valley

Volunteers needed for community clean up in Diamond Valley

Volunteers sought as Project Green Day returns to Turner Valley and Black Diamond on May 28
Skate park expansion on track in Black Diamond

Skate park expansion on track in Black Diamond

With over $195,000 raised from the community, Black Diamond council was asked to provide a contingency fund and is looking for bids to expand the skateboard park.
Turner Valley sees increased tax revenue thanks to higher property assessments

Turner Valley sees increased tax revenue thanks to higher property assessments

There is no change to the tax rate or mill rate, but the Town will see more money, which it will put towards increasing policing and operating costs.
Turner Valley youth makes birthday donation to Pound Rescue

Turner Valley youth makes birthday donation to Pound Rescue

Celebrating his 10th birthday, Ikale Lowe asked family and friends for donations to Pound Rescue instead of birthday presents, and the result was the largest donation from a kids birthday party the organization has ever received.
Eau Claire Distillery continues its winning ways

Eau Claire Distillery continues its winning ways

The distillery was recently awarded three medals, including Double Gold, to add to it's medal haul from this year and last.
Elderly pedestrian struck by vehicle in Black Diamond

Elderly pedestrian struck by vehicle in Black Diamond

Despite a low-speed collision, an elderly woman received serious injuries and was transported to hospital.
Suspects sought in Black Diamond catalytic converter theft

Suspects sought in Black Diamond catalytic converter theft

RCMP is looking for three suspects who left the scene in a black pick-up.
Diamond Valley Citizens on Patrol hopes to raise awareness with sign campaign

Diamond Valley Citizens on Patrol hopes to raise awareness with sign campaign

The group wants residents and criminals to know it is active in the community.