Classifieds August 5 - 11

REAL ESTATE
WANTED - Land in the Ghost Pine area to rent, custom farm, or buy. 403-443-3333 David, 403-443-0005 Harold, King's Seed Farm Ltd. n26mc

FARMLAND WANTED: Experienced operator with newer equipment looking to rent good cropland. Crop share or Cash rent available. Call for a free discreet assessment of your land and rental rate. 403-442-3186 or 403-350-9674. 16n17p

3.92 acres 1.5 miles off HW 21 between Trochu and Three Hills. 932 sq. ft. home. 2 BR up; 2 down. Laminate flooring on main. Wood stove upstairs. Bsmt partially developed. 3 car hot water in-floor heated detached garage with 10 x 10 doors/openers – wired for 110 and 220. Large garden; small dugout; various outbuildings. 442-2791. j21mc

1100 sq. ft. bungalow, 3 bdrms, large open kitchen, hardwood floor and new carpets, single detached garage, large fenced yard with mature trees. Close to downtown and school. $169,900. Phone 403-443-3719. See www.welist.com #43268. 4a18p 
AUTOMOTIVE

Elnora Motors (2005)~CARS:~2008 Chevy Uplander Van 33,000 km, loaded $18,000~2006 Pontiac Torrent, 82,000 km $14,000~2006 Buick Allure CXL 124,000 km $13,500~2005 Buick Allure CX, 125,000 kms $11,500~2004 Buick Park Avenue, loaded, 130,000 kms $16,500~2003 Pontiac Sunfire, 5 spd std, $4,000~2003 Pontiac Sunfire, 5 spd std, $4,500~TRUCKS~2008 Chev LTZ 1/2 ton crew cab 4x4 Nav. 150,000 $20,500~2006 GMC 1/2 ton Crew Cab SLE 98,000 km $21,500~2006 GMC 1/2 ton Crew Cab SLT 76,000 km $20,500~2005 GMC SLE 1/2 ton, ext. cab 4x4, 89,000 km $13,500~2005 GMC SLE 1/2 ton Xcab 4x4 $14,000~2004 GMC SLT 3/4, 4x4, crew, 173,000 km $12,000~2004 GMC 3/4 ton 2WD ext. cab 89,000 kms $15,000~For more info on these units, call us at (403) 773-3622. Talk to Mel. Check out our website at www.elnoramotors.ca j28mc

2006 Dodge Dakota Club Cab 4x4, extra clean & equipped, 76,000 km and only $14,250~2006 Malibu Maxx LT, fully equipped, incl. DVD, only 43,000 km & only $9,950~2006 Pontiac G6 GT, fully equipped, only 53,000 km $10,950~2006 Chev Cobalt LS, 5 spd, air, tilt, CD, etc. Only 65,000 km $5,900~2006 Pontiac Ext. Montana S, V6, 66,000 km. $8,900~2006 Pontiac Montana S, V6, air, tilt, cruise, CD, etc., only 73,000 km and only $7,500~2006 Dodge Grand Caravan, nicely equipped and extra clean, extended version, Stow & Go, only 54,000 km $11,900~2006 Dodge Caravan, 65,000 km, very clean, $8,900~2004 Saturn Vue SUV, air, tilt, cruise, CD, power locks & windows, keyless entry, power sunroof, etc. Only 60,100 km. $8,950~All units "CAR PROOF" and~mechanically inspected~and well equipped~Personal warranty on vehicles at no extra charge. Phone Rollie - 52 years automotive experience in Three Hills 443-5477. a4mc

For Sale - 1997 Grand Am. 317,000 km, good working order. $1,000 firm. Phone 403-572-2359. 3a11p
BUSINESS

Live the Dream of Self-Employment! Local small business loans available. Government subsidized business training program for unemployed individuals. Call Community Futures Wild Rose for more info 1-888-881-9675. s22mc
COMING EVENTS

K's Footcare Clinic, St. Mary's Health Care Centre, Trochu, Mondays, August 9 and 23, 9 am - 3 pm. Appointments 403-442-3955. 1a4p

Jeld-wen Windows and Doors~Contractors discount to everyone~THREE HILLS GLASS~Authorized Dealer~403-443-7898~ m7mc

Pine Lake Country Fair & Sports Days, August 13-15, Crossroads Ag Park, Pine Lake.  Fair Theme is A Salute to the 2010 Winter Olympics.  Events for the entire family including Kiddies Races and Scavenger Hunts, Poker Walk, Bean Bag, Horseshoes, Cribbage, Slowpitch, Sunday Pancake Breakfast. Fair Exhibits judged and displayed throughout the weekend.  Free Admission to the grounds.  Dinner & Show on Friday August 13 with "The Legend in Black" a tribute show featuring the songs and stories of Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash and the Tennessee Trio band.  For tickets call Gwen (403)773-2270 or Judy (403)773-2334 or email hsf444@telusplanet.net. 5a11c

Come and Go Shower for Jocelyn Rector-Tindal, bride-elect of Darren Niefer, August 6, 2010, 7:00 pm, Huxley Hall. Everyone welcome. 4a4p

ACME FARMERS MARKET~Every second Wednesday~in July & August~(July 14 & 28 and~August 11 & 25)~3:30 - 7 pm~Acme Curling Rink~NEW VENDORS WELCOME~Trish 403-546-3988~ 7a25p

Come join us at the Acme United Church on Aug. 10th, 7pm to shower Emilia Maria, daughter of Megan Wittstock and Sam Fusaro. 2a4p

Bridal Shower for Chelsie Frere, bride-elect of Dustin Graham on Friday, August 6 at 7:00 pm in the Sunterra Room, Trochu Hall. Everyone welcome! 2a4p

Come celebrate the marriage of Nikki Ottosen and Ryan Davidson, Aug. 7 at 8 pm, Trochu Community Centre. Toonie bar. Everyone welcome. 2a4p

Mark your calendar for a~Multi-family garage sale~in support of the Alberta~Children's Hospital Foundation~SATURDAY, AUGUST 21~from 9 am to 1 pm at the~Three Hills School parking lot~Sarah Richardson is currently collecting donations for the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, and at 11 am, during the garage sale, will be shaving her head and donating her hair to Locks of Love (an organization that makes hair prosthetics for children who have lost their hair due to illness or injury). To make a donation toward this fundraising effort, you can forward cash, or a cheque made out to the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, either in person or through the mail: c/o Sarah Richardson, Box 1, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0. Alternately, you can make a secure online donation to the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation at: http://www.canadahelps.org/GivingPages/GivingPage.aspx?gpID=8216 To donate good, clean, used items (with prices clearly marked) for the garage sale, please call (403) 443-2658 to arrange drop-off. 100% of the proceeds from the fundraising and garage sale will go directly to the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation. Thank you to eveyone who has already shown their support! *Did you know the Alberta Children's Hospital serves over 75,000 kids and families each year?* *Did you know it takes AT LEAST six donated ponytails to make one prosthetic hairpiece for a child in need?* *Did you know you can help?* 2a4p

Come and meet Josh and Beth Welton's baby boy, Ethan at a come and go Baby Shower Thursday, Aug. 5, 7-9 pm at proud grandparents Trevor & Joanne McFadden's, 290 - 8 St. S, Three Hills. 2a4p

Acme Flower and Vegetable 56th Show - Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at Acme Community Centre. Theme: 100 YEARS - THEN and NOW. Entries: Tuesday, August 17, 7-9 pm or Wednesday 8-9:30 am. Open to the public at 2:00 pm for viewing displays and the Royal Purple Tea time. Everyone most welcome. 2a11p

CUSTOMER APPRECIATION~Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at Three Hills Post Office. Miriam's upcoming retirement, 10 am - 3 pm. 1a4p

TROCHU FLOWER, BAKING~& PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW~Sponsored by Trochu Ag Society Wednesday, August 18 at the Trochu Community Centre. Admission $2.00. Doors open at 2:00, Supper 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. RSVP for supper call by August 9 Leona at 403-442-2605, Liz at 403-442-2540. 2a11p

BOTTLE DRIVE FUNDRAISER will be held in Three Hills Sat., Aug. 7 by Team Canada Members of East Side Tae KwonDo Club. Thank you for your support. 1a4p

MOVING - GARAGE SALE - Tools, Household items, fridge dollie, patio set, etc. August 6, 7 and 8, starting at 10 am at 504 Caradoc Ave., Carbon. 1a4c
FOR RENT

Three Hills - Available immediately: 2 bedroom 4-plex. No smoking, no pets, no children. Call 1-403-507-5094. j23mc

Link Self Storage Units~& RV Storage~Located at~825 Central Ave., Linden, AB~Chain linked fenced lot~with security cameras~403-443-1004 or 403-443-0680~8x20 Storage Unit $125/month~RV Storage $25/month~ s17mc

FOR LEASE~Prime retail or Office space~Main Street, Three Hills~NEWLY RENOVATED~Phone 403-335-9127~ a7mc

JUST REDUCED - Trochu - 2 bdr apartments, very clean. $695 + electricity + DD. We pay water & heat. Centrally located. No pets. Please call 1-403-397-6731. f17mc

For Lease - Three Hills: 2 bdr basement suite. Large windows, very bright. F/S/W/D, private entrance. N/S, N/P, D/D required. References required. $700/mo. including utilities. Call 780-552-3088. j30mc

Linden - Newer 3-bedroom townhouse for rent, 2 bathrooms, close to parks, no pets, available immediately. Call Christine at 403-546-2628. j16mc

Linden - Two-bedroom unit in four-plex, steps to downtown. Quiet tenant, no smoking, no pets. Call Christine at 403-546-2628. j23mc

FOR RENT - 3 bedroom house with garage, south of Three Hills. No pets, NS, ND. Damage Deposit. References required. Phone 403-808-7417 or 1-403-888-1230. 4a18p

Linden: 2-bedroom house, 1 bathroom, lovely yard, good neighbourhood. Call Christine at 403.546.2628. j7mc

1 bdrm basement w/private entrance and shared lndry $475/month + dmg deposit, incl. utilities. Call Jason @ 403-443-8361 or Jason@rentrural.com 4a11p

2 bedroom suite, newly renovated, gas fireplace, NS. Beds, couch, table, chairs if needed, laundry, appliances, utilities included, central location 1 block N of Main, 443-5234. 3a11p

HR 4 bedroom house, 5 appliances, 3 bathrooms, single car garage, fenced yard. Finished basement, NS, NP, $1,000 SD, rent $1000 per month plus utilities. Ref. a must. Phone 403-443-0909 and leave a message. Available Sept. 1. 2a4p

NEW 1/2 duplex, 3 appliances, 2 bedrooms, single car garage, NS. NP $1100. Rent $1100 per month plus utilities. Ref. a must. Phone 403-443-0909 and leave a message. Available Aug. 1 (Trochu). 2a4p

1 bedroom basement suite $500 includes utilities. $500 Security deposit. NS, NP, references required. Furnished. Phone 403-443-0909 and leave a message. Available Aug. 1. 2a4p

5 bedroom home, 5 appliances. Rent $1500 per month plus utilities, NS, NP, $1500 SD. Ref. needed. Available Aug. 1. Please leave a message 403-443-2867. 2a4p

4 bedroom home, 4 appliances, double car garage, fenced yard. Rent $1000 per month plus utilities. NS, no cats but small dog under 12 kg. $1000 SD. Available Aug. 1. Please leave a message 403-443-2867. 2a4p

Close to downtown and college, 3 bdr, fenced yard, 5 appliances. $900 per month, $900 security deposit plus utilities. Small pets, limit 2. Please leave a message 403-443-2867. Available Aug. 1. 2a4p

FOR RENT - Clean, bright 2 bdr basement suite between Prairie and Main St. Available Aug. 1. Four appliances. No pets, smoking or partying. $480 + utility surcharge. 403-443-7355 or (cell) 0562. 2a4p

FOR RENT in Three Hills - 2 bdr. basement suite. Quiet, abstainers, NS, no pets. Phone 403-443-2027. 2a4p

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS! Looking for a home? Why not rent to own? Low down-payment, reasonable monthly payments. Different homes in Three Hills. Call 1-403-277-6558. 2a11p
GRAIN & FEED

Round Bale Hauling &~Tub Grinding Service~(Self-loading Bale Truck~& Haybuster Tub Grinder)~Delton Boese 403-546-2166~ a21mc

Custom Haying and Round Bale Hauling. We will look after all of your haying needs. Everything from swathing to stacking in your yard with self-loading truck. Call Evan 371-9197. 14s1p

Winter Wheat Seed for sale. Penwest Seeds 403-588-6664. 2a11p
LIVESTOCK

Engel Livestock Transports - You call, we haul. 26 ft. ground load stock trailer, 20,000 lb. load capacity. Marvin 403-556-0787. j18mc

FEEDER AD~Tired of paying Commissions? Offering contacting and ranch direct Cattle purchases at competitive prices.~Highway 21 Feeders~Lyle (403) 546-2278, Ext. 6~ 8a11p
MISC. FOR SALE

MARY KAY COSMETICS~Has a skin care program for every type of skin. Excellent moisturizers, glamour and body care. Karen Penner 403-443-2370, Consultant over 30 years. mc

FIREWOOD - Quality dry bulk or bagged firewood. Spruce & pine, birch, or aspen. Prompt reliable service. Stacking & delivery available. Phone Lance (403) 506-9663. j21mc

BOSCH UNIVERSAL PLUS~Summer Sale $469!~NUTRIMILL or "WONDER JR"~- deluxe hand grain mill~your choice $269.95~Gardener's Dream Cream~& facial creams: 40% Off~Quality gadgets~Fair Trade coffee & chocolate~@ Beckie's Kitchen~820 - 6th Ave. N, 403-443-2403~"by chance or appointment"~ 6a18p

For Sale - Large selection of shop tools and miscellaneous household furnishings, fridge dolly. Also, complete silversmithing outfit - tools, etc. Phone 572-3228. 2a4p 

Yahama P2 Piano, with bench, in very good condition. One owner, walnut finish, excellent sound, stays in tune, keys in perfect shape. Asking $2400.00. 403-443-7774. 4a18p 

Bricks for sale. Phone 403-443-7709. 2a4p 

For Sale - Two Westeel bins left, 1600 and 2000 bushel. Phone 403-443-0599. 2a11p 
MISC. SERVICES

D'ARCY DRYWALLING~& PAINTING~Interior & exterior painting, drywalling, boarding & taping, stuccoing, parging, texture ceilings. Oscar 443-7599, Three Hills. j15mc

Web Designs Galore - Websites starting at $100. "Custom Design & Reasonable Rates" Graphics, Hosting, URL's. Visit my portfolio www.webdesignsgalore.biz. Call Cindy @ 403-442-3189 or e-mail cindy@webdesignsgalore.biz. o8mc 

HIGH SPEED INTERNET~for town and country~www.wildroseinternet.ca~888-633-3974~"Connecting the Community" 25d22p

HELP FOR SENIORS~Light housekeeping, meal preparation, respite help for caregivers & personal companions for Continuing Care residents - all available. Reasonable rates with bondable insured staff. Please call HELPING HANDS toll free at 1-888-364-2476. n26mc 

FOR HIRE: Skid Steer & HD Grapple Fork~- Digging Bucket, Snow Bucket~- 2T Truck~- 20' 5th W Deck Trailer~- Building demo, concrete removal~Call 403-443-3770. m11mc 

Three Hills and District~Chamber of Commerce~RENTAL PROGRAM~White Tablecloths~(rectangular and round)~White Linen Napkins~Wine Glasses~Vases~Mirror Tiles~Glass Beads~Head Table Skirting~Call Marlene 443-5898~ m6mc 

PATCH 'N PAINT does interior "make-overs"  drywall repair/ new paint and re-paints/new texture and re-texture. Call Ken Brauen 403-443-0583. o7mc 

YARD CARE~General lawn care & yard cleaning. Contact William Upton at 403-443-9226. Free estimates - contract or hourly rates. 4a25p 

BACKHOE, BOBCAT & EXCAVATION services for commercial and residential projects. No project too small. Call Randy 403-445-1511, Three Hills. 4a11p 
NOTICES

WEEDS? BUGS? Call APM Vegetation Control. Onsite and phone consultation. Our applicators license includes: residential, industrial, commercial and agricultural areas. WHMIS, First Aid and H2S certified. Our central location is Acme. Phone 403-899-0057. 4a11p 

Piano Lessons~Beginning in September, "Music for Young Children", is a great music program offered in Elnora, for children ages 3 - 10.  Look at myc.com for more info. about program or call Lori Scott at 403 - 773 - 3111. 2a11p 

ACCORDION LESSONS~SPECIAL OFFER!~September through December 2010. $40 total. Includes 3-5 lessons per month. Books and instruments as needed or as available. 403-443-5667. 9s29p 

MUSIC LESSONS~Piano, Voice, Accordion, Theory. Ray Olson, BMus, Bth, M.A. Calls welcome: 403-443-5667. 9s29p

NILGIRIS~TEA HOUSE~OPEN SATURDAYS 10-10~SUNDAYS, 3-10~Light lunches,~Evening Suppers~& Delectable Desserts~Ph: 403-443-7547~"Sip Back & Relax"~ a16mc

GARDEN CENTRE in a quiet woodland setting 20 minutes west of Innisfail on Cottonwood Road to Range Road 23 and follow the signs. Full selection of usual and unique plants. Landscapers welcome. Prices totally worth the trip. GST included. All grown on site. We will blow your mind! E & M Woodland Farm Greenhouse, phone 403-224-2771. j30mc

NOTICE - Three Hills Bottle Depot and Dixie's Trophies closed for holidays Aug. 8-23. Open Aug. 24. 5a18p

REWARD OFFERED for information related to hit and run on Friday, July 23 at 7:10 pm at the intersection of Hwy 21 North and Hwy 27 West. Silver Dodge Ram with farm plates. Will have damage on passenger side. Please contact the Three Hills RCMP 403-443-5538, or the TIPS line at 422-TIPS (Crimestoppers 1-800-222-8477). 2a11p
PERSONAL

Alcoholics Anonymous~and Alanon Meetings~Thursdays at 8:00 p.m. at Knox United Church basement, Three Hills. A.A. 403-443-7970, Alanon 403-443-7216. 51d22p

THANKS~Thanks to both Acme's Centennial Committees and volunteers (Village and United Church) for the well-planned June 26 and 27, 2010 weekend. It was such a memorable celebration, arranged for the pleasure of all ages attending. What a culmination for Acme's first 100 years!~Orest & Frances Lukey~ 1a4p

Thank You to all my family and friends who helped me celebrate my 90th Birthday. Your cards and good wishes were greatly appreciated.~Marie Kubinec~ 1a4p
PETS

Puppies for sale! 10 week old Australian Shepherd (mom) and Wolf/Malamute (dad) cross puppies. $150 each with first shots. Call 403-443-7429. 2a4p
WANTED TO BUY

WANTED TO BUY - Small chest-type freezer in good working condition. 443-2664. 3a4p

WANTED TO BUY - Playhouse (6x8 or 8x10 or larger). Phone 403-442-2298 (can leave message). 2a4p
WANTED

Live the Dream of Self-Employment! Local small business loans available. Government subsidized business training program for unemployed individuals. Call Community Futures Wild Rose for more info 1-888-881-9675. s22mc

Large Scale Ag Operation near Acme, AB has openings for the following positions:~- Harvest help~- Ag Equipment Operators~- Class 1 Drivers for grain, silage and cattle.~We offer excellent wages & benefits. Permanent and seasonal positions. Please contact Daryl at (403) 333-3153 or dmf@wildroseinternet.ca Fax resume with references to 403-546-3709. 3a11p

Part-time Housekeeper needed, 30-40 hours per week. Apply with resume to Best Western, Three Hills. 2a11c

CONSTRUCTION WORKER wanted to start ASAP. Duties include: assist in framing houses, concrete work, set-up scaffolding, load and unload materials, clean-up, etc. Involves heavy lifting and working at heights. Will train. $20.00/hr. Resumes to: Martens Contracting by email: jtmartens76@gmail.com 2a4p

The Three Hills Thrashers are looking for an assistant coach, manager, and trainer for the 2010/2011 hockey season. Interested individuals can contact Ian Hall at 403.443.9669 or by e-mail coach@threehillsthrashers.net. Job Posting closes August 15. 3a11c

Building Maintenance Supervisor. Salary - DOE. Send resume to fax 403-443-8889 or gm@super8threehills.com 4a25p