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Hunters rescued from Kananaskis

Turner Valley RCMP say three foothills men requiring emergency assistance while hunting in the back country last weekend made all the right choices. Cpl.
Tim Hortons taking another shot

Tim Hortons taking another shot

A Calgary developer will ask Black Diamond town councillors this week to reconsider allowing a drive-thru at a Tim Hortons restaurant proposed for the community.
Council meetings change again

Council meetings change again

A foothills council is returning to evening meetings while giving councillors more time to make decisions effective next month. Turner Valley Town council decided at its Nov.

Town boosts snow removal services

A recent revision to Turner Valley’s snow removal policy will see crews hauling snow off streets this winter rather than pushing it to the side.
Towns to partner on growth plan

Towns to partner on growth plan

The Diamond Valley area’s two towns are preparing to come up with a plan to handle growth together.
Citizen launches fourth appeal

Citizen launches fourth appeal

A public hearing addressing two residents’ concerns about the safety of Turner Valley’s drinking water scheduled for January has been pushed forward once again following a fourth appeal.
Chef spoons up 'real food'     at arena

Chef spoons up 'real food' at arena

A local chef is giving concession food in Black Diamond a whole new reputation.

Council approves duplex request

A group of Black Diamond homeowners are worried about the future of their neighbourhood after town council approved the construction of a duplex in their area last week.
Council says area not ready for development

Council says area not ready for development

The decision to temporarily hold off development on a section of land in southeast Black Diamond has left a Calgary developer baffled.

Philanthropist ropes in award

Rick Smith exudes everything western from the top of his white cowboy hat to the tips of his leather boots.