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Province gives blessing to Black Diamond-Turner Valley amalgamation

Province gives blessing to Black Diamond-Turner Valley amalgamation

The Province has formally approved the merger between the towns of Black Diamond and Turner Valley to form the new municipality of Diamond Valley, effective Jan. 1, 2023.
Energy Co-op uses revenue to encourage community projects

Energy Co-op uses revenue to encourage community projects

Revenue generated by the Foothills Energy Co-op is put into a fund used to support member-driven projects focused on energy conservation and sustainability.
Diamond Valley Day parade and festivities provide cause to celebrate

Diamond Valley Day parade and festivities provide cause to celebrate

Join the Towns of Black Diamond and Turner Valley for a day of fun in the Foothills on Saturday, June 4.
Driver going 209 km/h stopped by Black Diamond peace officer

Driver going 209 km/h stopped by Black Diamond peace officer

The driver was stopped on Highway 22, south of Black Diamond, going 209 km/h in a 100 km/h zone on Monday morning.
Grassroots counselling program in Foothills County seeks community support

Grassroots counselling program in Foothills County seeks community support

Foothills Community Counselling aims to make mental health support available to all and is asking for sponsorships and donations so anyone who needs help can get it.
Foothills-area 4-H club brings the show to Black Diamond seniors

Foothills-area 4-H club brings the show to Black Diamond seniors

For the second year, animals and handlers from Millarville Stockland 4-H brought a show to residents of the Rising Sun Long Term Care.
Red Deer Lake School opens inclusive playground

Red Deer Lake School opens inclusive playground

Screams and laughter erupted from Red Deer Lake School Thursday, where a class of Grade 3 students got to use the new accessible, inclusive playground for the first time.
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