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Diamond Valley: Amalgamation on the docket tonight in joint meeting

Diamond Valley: Amalgamation on the docket tonight in joint meeting

Black Diamond and Turner Valley councils to discuss potential merger at virtual joint friendship meeting at 6 p.m.
Councils' roundtable discussion up next for potential Diamond Valley amalgamation

Councils' roundtable discussion up next for potential Diamond Valley amalgamation

Black Diamond and Turner Valley accept minister's letter, briefly discuss it. Move to bring amalgamation topic forward to next joint meeting for more discussion.
Diamond Valley amalgamation returns to councils for another vote

Diamond Valley amalgamation returns to councils for another vote

Municipal Affairs Minister Ric McIver says he's ready to proceed with amalgamation once the newly elected councils vote in support of amalgamation once again, but mayors Brendan Kelly and Barry Crane worry vote outcomes will look a little different this time.
New truck for Black Diamond fire fleet

New truck for Black Diamond fire fleet

Council votes in favour of buying new truck for fire department
Weapons charges for man who cut down tree in suspicious incident: Foothills RCMP

Weapons charges for man who cut down tree in suspicious incident: Foothills RCMP

MOUNTIE MOMENTS: A motorist caused around $8K in damages to a fence and fled the scene, a local church was broken into and a man was hit in the face with a wrench.
Drillers backed by Black Diamond, Turner Valley councils

Drillers backed by Black Diamond, Turner Valley councils

Oilfields' golf and volleyball teams receive financial support and swag from councils ahead of hosting provincials in the fall.
Medical emergencies contribute to 40% jump in Turner Valley's 2021 fire calls

Medical emergencies contribute to 40% jump in Turner Valley's 2021 fire calls

COVID-19 has put added pressures on department to fill gaps caused by 'overburdened health-care system': fire chief
Neighbourhood watch group asks Turner Valley council for sign support

Neighbourhood watch group asks Turner Valley council for sign support

Citizens on Patrol looking to increase visibility through street signs
$20K compressor cable stolen from Foothills site

$20K compressor cable stolen from Foothills site

A theft at a compressor site south of Turner Valley is still under investigation and anyone with tips is urged to contact RCMP.
Sunny days ahead for Longview solar project

Sunny days ahead for Longview solar project

Grant-funded array brings municipal operations to net-zero