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Krista Conrad

Krista Conrad

Krista Conrad is the news reporter for Okotokstoday.ca and the Western Wheel newspaper covering Okotoks and Foothills County. For story tips contact kconrad@okotoks.greatwest.ca

Recent Work by Krista

What to read this summer

What to read this summer

With the public library opening July 20, Foothills characters make their summer reading recommendations.
Okotoks library reopening to patrons

Okotoks library reopening to patrons

Okotoks Public Library patrons can return to the facility July 20, with restrictions in place to ensure physical distancing and health and safety.
Foothills musicians celebrate summer

Foothills musicians celebrate summer

Members of the Foothills Music Society and Sherwood Like to Play concert bands, along with a few musician friends, put on a concert in the Okotoks Walmart parking lot July 11.
REMINDER: Foothills musicians bringing a party to the parking lot

REMINDER: Foothills musicians bringing a party to the parking lot

Party in the Parking Lot is set to bring a range of tunes featuring FMS bands and the Sherwood Like to Play band to the Okotoks Walmart parking lot on July 11 at 1 p.m.
Foothills County appoints new CAO

Foothills County appoints new CAO

Municipal manager Harry Riva Cambrin will oversee public works and planning while newly-appointed CAO Ryan Payne will look after community services and corporate services portfolios. Both will report directly to County council.
Okotoks stuffed with teddy bear fun

Okotoks stuffed with teddy bear fun

Children and teddies of all ages and sizes took to the community for the first-ever Teddy Bear Hunt on July 9. The event was a physically-distanced version of the annual Teddy Bear Picnic.
Community Futures guiding succession planning

Community Futures guiding succession planning

Community Futures Highwood is co-ordinating the Succession Matching and Planning Project in conjunction with seven other Community Futures offices to help owners plan for the sale or transition of their business.
OKOTOKIAN: Lessons learned

OKOTOKIAN: Lessons learned

Holy Trinity Academy grads are grateful for their school
Okotoks day camps open for the summer

Okotoks day camps open for the summer

Summer camps are running out of Foothills Centennial Centre for 2020 to ensure groups of children are separated in compliance with AHS guidelines.
Reminder: Okotoks teddy bears put a twist on annual event

Reminder: Okotoks teddy bears put a twist on annual event

A Teddy Bear Hunt will take the place of the annual picnic on July 9, with agency displays throughout town.