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Golden Age Centre, a staple for seniors

MO CRANKER Alberta Newspaper Group For nearly 30 years the Golden Age Centre has been the place to be for seniors in the Bow Island area. The group hosts weekly and monthly events throughout the year, with all of its members being able to partake in whichever they choose. “Our entertainment committee works really hard to keep events going throughout the year,” said committee member… Read More »

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Redcliff council approves changes to MDP *UPDATED*

By Jeremy Appel Alberta Newspaper Group Redcliff town council voted  at its March 11 meeting for the final reading of a bylaw to update its… Read More »

An ‘Ovation’ well deserved for Seven Persons School’s music program

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier For the first time in a few years, the Seven Persons School music class will playing tunes in front of peers,… Read More »

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