Alberta Health Services launches Connect Care in Claresholm

By Rob Vogt, Local Press WriterAlberta Health Services has launched Connect Care, a new provincial clinical health information system, in Claresholm and 56 other sites in the Calgary and Edmonton areas.The change-over occurred on May 28, in the early morning, at 5 a.m.Alberta Health Services announced Connect Care is a new way of using and sharing health information to improve … Read more

Fifty people hit the east side streets for ‘Heroes Walk’

By Rob Vogt Local Press WriterIt was a chance to raise money for a good cause and meet some local heroes.The Claresholm Local Press, Your Dollar Store With More, and Claresholm and District Family and Community Support Services hosted their first annual “Heroes Walk” at east side Patterson Park on Saturday, May 14.The event attracted 50 registered walkers and raised … Read more

Museum set to open Friday

By Rob Vogt Local Press WriterA lot has happened inside the Claresholm and District Museum since the last time the public was inside the facility.The museum and visitor information centre will open its doors to the public for the season this Friday, May 20, at 9 a.m.“We’re super excited to be able to welcome visitors back again,” said Bill Kells, executive … Read more

Chief Mountain Border Crossing closed

Reminder: Chief Mountain border crossing remains closed May 13, 2022    Calgary, Alberta    Canada Border Services Agency The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is reminding travellers that the seasonal Chief Mountain, Alberta border crossing (AB Hwy 6) remains closed until further notice.  The CBSA has not opened Chief Mountain since the start of the pandemic. The continued closure is necessary to ensure enhanced … Read more