Some Redwood residents want certainty with lease

With 36 years still left on their community’s lease, Redwood Meadows residents are hopeful that a lease extension will be granted because of their town council’s efforts and relationship building with the Tsuu T’ina First Nation.

The Townsite of Redwood Meadows is a community built on leased land provided by the Tsuu T’ina First Nation.

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Proposed oil railway aims to compete with Gateway pipeline

VANCOUVER – A new proposal to get Canada’s crude oil to Asian markets may have the key ingredient: Support from the First Nations.

Generating for Seven Generations (G7G) has proposed a 2,400-km railway that would move oilsands product from Fort McMurray, Alta., to the super tanker port in Valdez, Alaska.


Retail complex breaks ground in morley

The Morley townsite, west of Cochrane, has remained exactly the same for years.

But all that is about to change.

On Oct. 19 the Bearspaw band, one of three that comprise the Stoney Nakoda Nation, celebrated the fact they’re about to build a new retail complex next to the youth centre, opposite the Stoney band office.

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