The way vehicle traffic is conducted in the town of Sundre has changed with three new mini roundabouts put in place by Alberta Transportation this fall. Sundre Chamber President Mike Beaukaboom says the Chamber's goal was to improve pedestrian safety while also increasing foot traffic in the downtown core.
Sundre Chamber News - Update On Mini Roundabouts
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Muddy conditions on Friday, June 15th were just fine for the contestants in the rough stock events at the Innisfail Pro Rodeo. 96.5 CKFM's Night 1 coverage from the Daines Ranch captured the weekend's best rides in bareback, saddle bronc and bull riding.
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Free Our Finest To Support Special Olympics Alberta
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Enbridge Ride To Conquer Cancer Coming To Sundre
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Olds Municipal Library - Sign Up Now For Summer Programming
Registration is now open for the Olds Municipal Library's summer programs. To see the full list of programs or to sign up visit their website at oml.prl.ab.ca.
2018 Innisfai Pro Rodeo At The Daines Ranch
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