Stolen tractor and truck recovered

We often hear stories of vehicles and equipment stolen from rural properties, but it's not too often we get to tell you that they have been found.

On March 11, Beiseker RCMP received a report of a tractor stolen from a farm near Irricana. Eight days later, a picker truck was taken from an Acme concrete business.

RCMP received tips from the public that indicated the same people were responsible for both thefts. Their investigation led them to a Linden man.

On March 20 police recovered the stolen

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UPDATED:  Train/truck collision shuts down Highway 575

It was a foggy morning when, at approximately 10:20 a.m., on Wednesday, March 21 a semi-trailer truck collided with a moving Canadian National train at the crossing located on Hwy 575, near Range Road 24-2. The semi-trailer, carrying a full load of wheat was eastbound when the driver finally caught sight of another semi-trailer truck in his lane, that was stopped at the railway tracks waiting for it to pass. Rather than hit that vehicle, the driver of the semi swerved into the north ditch, and

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Three Hills Chamber of Commerce names new Executive

The Three Hills Chamber of Commerce held their annual general meeting at the Bell 720 Restaurant and Lounge on March 15.

The Executive Officers and Directors as nominated were acclaimed to their positions. President - Jeannette Austin; Vice-President - Matthew Ironside; Secretary Treasurer - Leah Edwards. Directors are: Roger Stevenson, Heather Yeomans, Stephen Wiley, Charity Vollmann, and Mumtaz Premji. Other Directors could be nominated or elected at any general meeting.

In addition to the ac

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Prairie Brewing Company expands operations

Exciting things are happening at the Prairie Brewing Company. Born out of a love for beer and the Three Hills area community, friends Darren Kester, Mark Ferguson, Ryan Ferguson, and Owen Klassen have recently expanded their brewing operations and have begun canning their Ghost Pale Honey Ale and Eqwitty Orange Belgian Witbier.

After touring breweries in New Zealand and Australia in 2015, they decided to give brewing a try themselves, learning from books and taking an online course.

Their first

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