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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

Okotoks club bringing Christmas joy to children

Okotoks club bringing Christmas joy to children

The Kiwanis Okotoks Club is accepting donations to help provide gifts and special memories for disadvantaged children.
Foothills animal rescue needs a hand

Foothills animal rescue needs a hand

Wheel Cares: Okotoks Pound Rescue has see an increase in need but decrease in donations through 2020
Okotoks puts in bid on mobile skate park

Okotoks puts in bid on mobile skate park

The Town has placed a bid up to $17,000 to purchase a mobile skateboard park from the City of Calgary that would be set up on the south side of Okotoks during the summer.
Okotoks poppy fund gets a boost

Okotoks poppy fund gets a boost

100 Women Who Care donated $10,050 to the Okotoks Legion poppy fund from its November meeting
Okotoks utility takeover deemed a success

Okotoks utility takeover deemed a success

The Town of Okotoks is set to realize $375,000 in cost savings from taking over its water and wastewater utilities rather than contracting to Epcor.
Okotoks school still running annual giving campaign

Okotoks school still running annual giving campaign

St. John Paul II Collegiate collecting gift cards, monetary donations for annual Backpack Campaign to provide basic needs for families in need.
Brewery helps raise money for Okotoks charities

Brewery helps raise money for Okotoks charities

Sales from Hub Town's 1882 Golden Ale and a jail-and-bail event held in the pick-up truck on the brewery's patio raised almost $7,000 for United Way
Foothills businesses torn over new COVID regulations

Foothills businesses torn over new COVID regulations

Retailers relieved to stay open while other businesses are feeling the impacts of new COVID restrictions
Column: A different kind of season

Column: A different kind of season

A quiet holiday upcoming
Okotoks council explores budget cuts

Okotoks council explores budget cuts

Okotoks council is aiming for a budget focused on priorities to keep its tax increase to one per cent in 2021