Skip to content

Wheel's West

Students celebrated at awards ceremony

Students celebrated at awards ceremony

Often hidden behind the scenes, a Black Diamond teen was out of her element when she was called to the stage during her school’s awards ceremony last week.

Scholarship keeps teen's memory alive

More than a year following his tragic death, a Turner Valley teen continues to make a lasting impression on those around him.
Traditions carry on at market

Traditions carry on at market

Fresh produce, delectable baking and handcrafted wares will fill tables in a century-old tradition that’s still going strong.
Village boasts historic landmark

Village boasts historic landmark

A tall wooden structure like those that filled the landscape in the high country area decades ago is now a monument in a foothills village of 310 people.
Grant sought to create Friendship Trail loop

Grant sought to create Friendship Trail loop

The Town of Black Diamond hopes to get a head start on getting its residents walking on more pathways.
SPCA needs volunteers

SPCA needs volunteers

More hands are needed to care for abandoned and sick animals coming through the door of a foothills animal rescue society.
Outreach efforts gives graduand a purpose

Outreach efforts gives graduand a purpose

Three years ago a Millarville teen was on the brink of dropping out of school. Now, she is on her way to becoming a doctor.
Club keeping metals out of landfill

Club keeping metals out of landfill

A service club’s environmental initiatives this month will save high country residents a trip to the landfill.
Scenic run drawing more athletes each year

Scenic run drawing more athletes each year

A school principal is covering a lot of ground in preparation for a 13-kilometre run that will take him through the scenic foothills to the region’s biggest farmers market.
Popular event draws thousands

Popular event draws thousands

Thousands of people will converge on two small Foothills communities for one of the most anticipated festivals of the spring.