Cochrane MLA Cam Westhead weighs in on Bill 6

Cochrane MLA Cameron Westhead says there is miscommunication and misinformation surrounding Bill 6. Westhead comments that unfortunately some of the misinformation that exists is from their own…

Local Sports

Cobras defend Provincial Football Title with a 55-0 shutout

The Cochrane Cobras successfully defended their Tier 3 Provincial Football crown Saturday after a 55-0 shutout victory over the Holy Rosary Raiders. With the win on Saturday the Cobras claimed their…

Thunder the team to beat in the Heritage Junior Hockey Leauge

The Airdrie Techmation Thunder sent shock waves through the Heritage Junior Hockey League this weekend with two statement wins. Hosting the Coaldale Copperheads and the High River Flyers, the Thunder…

Kodiaks represent Airdrie in provincial championship

The St. Martin de Porres 3A Girls and 3A boys volleyball teams were up North this weekend in hopes of winning the provincial championship. With the tournament kicking off Friday morning, the Kodiaks…
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CFR Bisons' home stand continues

Foothills CFR Chemical Bisons (Photo: Bradley Jones) The Foothills CFR Chemical Bisons started the weekend off strong on Friday with a 4-2 win over the Calgary Buffaloes. The Bisons are now 3 games…

Ag News

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Farm Workers Bill Prompts Highway Protest

A group of southern Alberta farmers and their supporters have taken to the highway to protest Bill 6, the farm workers protection act. John Berger is a member of the group and he says they've brought…
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Jobs Minister Aims To Clarify Bill 6

Jobs Minister Lori Sigurdson (second from left) and Ag Minister Oneil Carlier (far right) The backlash against Bill 6, or the Enhanced Protection for Farm and Ranch Workers Act has prompted a…
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Keep Watch For Temperatures In Bins

Temperatures are rising in some canola bins across the Prairies. Angela Brackenreed of the Canola Council of Canada says she's heard some cases, but doesn't think it's very widespread. Nonetheless,… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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APL Wednesday Evening Book Club

02 December 2015 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Airdrie Public Library

APL Teens in the Library

04 December 2015 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Airdrie Public Library

APL Family Fun Saturday: La Hora del Cuento

05 December 2015 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Airdrie Public Library

APL Santa Claus Parade Celebration

05 December 2015 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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Hope Street Sunday Dinners

06 December 2015 4:00 pm

St. Francis Church, Airdrie

Airdrie Project Linus

07 December 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Airdrie Public Library

AHS @ APL: Don’t Worry, Be Happy

08 December 2015 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Airdrie Public Library