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Krista Conrad

Krista Conrad

Krista Conrad is the news reporter for Okotokstoday.ca and the Western Wheel newspaper covering Okotoks and Foothills County. For story tips contact [email protected]

Recent Work by Krista

Okotoks gardeners able to extend fence heights

Okotoks gardeners able to extend fence heights

Pilot program will permit residents to erect temporary fence extensions to a maximum height of 2.3 metres for the 2021 growing season.
Reminder: Okotoks councillors connecting with residents

Reminder: Okotoks councillors connecting with residents

Okotoks councillors will be fielding questions from the public in their first Council Community Connector event on April 19 via Zoom webinar.
Foothills Tourism Association investigating agritourism opportunities

Foothills Tourism Association investigating agritourism opportunities

Foothills County has agreed to extend public consultation on its land-use bylaw amendments and reschedule the public hearing for June 2 in light of research being completed in May.
Okotoks United Church members stand up for livable wages

Okotoks United Church members stand up for livable wages

United Churches across Canada demonstrated outside MP offices April 8 to call for consideration of universal livable income
Foothills Tourism Association investigating agritourism opportunities

Foothills Tourism Association investigating agritourism opportunities

Foothills County has agreed to extend public consultation on its land-use bylaw amendments and reschedule the public hearing for June 2 in light of research being completed in May.
Foothills moms learn from autistic children

Foothills moms learn from autistic children

Moms reflect on their journeys with young autistic children during World Autism Month
Distillery owner shocked by land buy-back

Distillery owner shocked by land buy-back

John Hromyk of Two Pine Ventures said the company was looking to free up some equity, not sell the land and walk away from Firehall Distillers.
Foothills job seekers offered guidance, connections

Foothills job seekers offered guidance, connections

MCG Careers providing free six-week workshop on building resumes, cover letters, and confidence for unemployed people ages 45-68
Okotoks contractors feel crunch of material costs

Okotoks contractors feel crunch of material costs

Increased demand and low supply has driven the cost of lumber up by nearly 300 per cent in the last year
Okotoks contractors feel crunch of material costs

Okotoks contractors feel crunch of material costs

Increased demand and low supply has driven the cost of lumber up by nearly 300 per cent in the last year