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Brooks, Alberta

Full nameBrooks
Official nameCity of Brooks
Settlement typeCity
MottoBeautiful and Bountiful
RegionSouthern Alberta
Census division2
- Village

July 14, 1910
- TownSeptember 8, 1911
- CitySeptember 1, 2005
MayorMartin Shields
Governing bodyBrooks City Council
Norman Gerestein
Barry Morishita
Noel Moriyama
Bill Prentice
Kimberly Sharkey
Ronald Yewchuk
CAOAlan Martens (acting)
MPLaVar Payne (Cons - Medicine Hat)
MLAArno Doerksen (PC - Strathmore-Brooks)
Total Area6.8 sq mi (17.70 km2)
Elevation2493.4 ft (760 m)
Total Population12498 (2006)
Density (pop.)706.0/km2 (1828.5/sq mi)
Metro (pop.)22452
Other information
Time zoneMST (UTC-7)
Postal code spanT1R
Area code+1-403
HighwaysTrans-Canada Highway
Highway 36

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Brooks is a city in southeast Alberta, Canada 186 km (115.6 mi) southeast of Calgary, and 110 km (68.4 mi) northwest of Medicine Hat. The city is located in the County of Newell, along the Trans Canada Highway and the Canadian Pacific Railway.

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Cobras knock off Brooks, reach provincial semis - Rocky View Weekly Tweet this news
Rocky View Weekly--Cochrane is one step away from returning to the -Alberta- High School Football Tier 3 title game. In a battle featuring the past two provincial champions, ... - Date : Tue, 16 Nov 2010 11:19:58 GMT+00:00
Rural power outages - CHQR Tweet this news
CHQR--Fortis--Alberta- says the main outage areas are being reported in Taber and Vauxhall. Pockets in Okotoks, -Brooks- and Bow Island are also without power. ... - Date : Tue, 16 Nov 2010 16:58:05 GMT+00:00
Local man named 2010 officer of the year - Brooks Bulletin Tweet this news
Brooks Bulletin---...- named -Alberta's- wildlife officer of the year on Oct. 23. Unreiner, a fish and wildlife officer in -Brooks-, said it was an honour to receive the award. ... - Date : Wed, 10 Nov 2010 03:16:22 GMT+00:00
Fit to Curl: A tale of two weekends - Canadian Curling Association (press release) (blog) Tweet this news
Canadian Curling Association (press release) (blog)--Over the past two weeks, my team and I have played our two biggest events of the season so far: the Cactus Pheasant Classic in -Brooks-, -Alberta- and the Grey ... - Date : Wed, 10 Nov 2010 19:46:39 GMT+00:00
Steinbach's Adnum joins Terriers blueline, fellow Eastman players - Central Plains Herald Leader Tweet this news
Central Plains Herald Leader--The 19-year-old started the year in the -Alberta- Junior Hockey League and was dealt to LaRonge on Oct. 3. "Three days before I got traded they told me I was ... - Date : Tue, 16 Nov 2010 12:10:23 GMT+00:00
History making farm - Strathmore Standard Tweet this news
Strathmore Standard--"I think it's indicative of what makes -Alberta- a great province." Doerksen said it was important to reward and pay tribute to a family that has upheld and ... - Date : Wed, 11 Aug 2010 17:23:13 GMT+00:00
Blackie added to Little Bow riding - Vulcan Advocate Tweet this news
Vulcan Advocate---...- of -Brooks-. "We already circle the entire city of Lethbridge and go within 50 miles of the American border. We're big enough." The province of -Alberta- ... - Date : Mon, 12 Jul 2010 21:55:36 GMT+00:00
Third man charged in Edmonton homicide - Toronto Sun Tweet this news
Toronto Sun--Kyle Anthony -Brooks-, 18, was charged with robbery and assault. Police also released images from video surveillance of three women and two men at the Health ... - Date : Mon, 28 Jun 2010 18:34:37 GMT+00:00
Wake held for slain foreign worker - Tweet this news images were captured on video at the LRT Station at the Health Sciences platform across from the University of -Alberta- Hospital. ... - Date : Sun, 13 Jun 2010 18:50:03 GMT+00:00
Two RCMP officers charged after altercation at Alberta bar - CHQR Tweet this news
CHQR--Charges have been laid against two RCMP officers as a result of an alcohol-fuelled disagreement at a bar in -Brooks-, -Alberta- last November. ... - Date : Wed, 26 May 2010 21:41:31 GMT+00:00

Demographics :
Year Population
1911 486
1941 888
1951 1,648
1961 2,827
1971 3,986
1981 9,421
1991 9,433
2001 11,604
2006 12,498
2007 13,581

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