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Cypress County holds Seven Persons structure plan open house

By Jeremy Appel Commentator/Courier Cypress County held an open house to update the public on its Seven Persons area structure plan, the first of its kind for the hamlet, on Dec. 14. The last public consultation on the structure plan occurred in June. Kaylene Hallett, the county's assistant planner, said the plan serves as a guide for future land uses, whether residential, commercial or public.… Read More »

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Countie Mountie has been busy at local events

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Cypress County enhancement officer, Cst. Rebecca Wilkie, gave her first report to Cypress County council at the Feb. 6 regular meeting.… Read More »

County council approves Irvine subdivision plans

By Justin Seward Commentator/ Courier Cypress County council moved to direct administration to prepare a conceptual plan for the development of a 39 lot subdivision… Read More »

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Bow Island physician talks concussion risks

By Jeremy Appel Commentator/Courier With many people gathering to watch last week’s Super Bowl between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots, they may be… Read More »

Bow Island musician appears in Super Bowl ad

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier Surfing the web and coming across an online ad is all it took for Bow Island’s Laurence Schaufele to get on… Read More »

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Appel: ‘Peoplekind’ is much ado about nothing

It was the gaffe heard around the world. At the Edmonton stop of his cross-country town hall series, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau interrupted one of… Read More »

Appel: Good riddance, Kellie Leitch

Ontario MP and failed federal Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch announced on Jan. 23 that she won’t seek re-election in 2019. This is an unambiguously… Read More »

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Seward: New Schuler School serves as model for rural municipalities

By Justin Seward Commentator/Courier After attending the new Schuler School’s grand opening last week, it gave me a newfound meaning of how a community comes… Read More »

Seward: NHL All Star Game doesn’t compare to Olympics

The 2018 NHL All Star Game festivities occur in Tampa, Fla., on Jan. 27 and 28. No matter which way you cut it and how… Read More »

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Seward: NHL All Star Game doesn’t compare to Olympics

The 2018 NHL All Star Game festivities occur in Tampa, Fla., on Jan. 27 and 28. No matter which way you cut it and how… Read More »

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