John Hamm sworn in as Three Hills Deputy Mayor

The regular meeting of the Three Hills Town Council which was called to order at 5:46 was preceded by the Organizational Meeting that Mayor Shearlaw called to order at 5:32 PM.

The Organizational Meeting is held annually and names the Deputy Mayor and the positions that the Councillors will hold on various Boards and Committees.

There was only one nomination put forward for Deputy Mayor. Councillor John Hamm was declared Deputy Mayor for the one year term from October 26, 2020 until the 2021/20

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Three Hills Remembrance Day Service moves outdoors

The Three Hills Legion Branch #92 Remembrance Day Service is moving outdoors this year as COVID-19 has forced branches to cancel indoor activities.

There will be limited poppy sales although they will be available at the Cenotaph for this year’s service on Nov. 11, which begins at 10:30 a.m., so we can finish on the 11th hour.

Branch President Doug Lorraine encourages everyone to dress warmly and practice social distancing. It is important to note that there will be no seating provided at

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Kneehill County Council hears plan for Commercial Greenhouse

Kneehill County held a regular meeting of council on Tuesday October 13, 2020, which was called to order at 8:30 am by Reeve Jerry Wittstock.

The first item on Councils agenda was the request for Decision (RFD) on policy 13-2, Transportation Grader/Gravel Service, presented by Brad Buchert, Director of Transportation. This policy will facilitate the acquisition, guidelines and standards of the summer and winter maintenance of Kneehill County’s roads in a reasonable, safe, timely, cost-eff

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RCMP seek assistance

On September 24th 2020 at approximately 1530, Three Hills RCMP were alerted to a stolen vehicle at the Circle K Gas station located across from the detachment.

Members arrived and attempted a traffic stop on the vehicle to apprehend the lone male occupant. The driver ignored Members commands and reversed into a police vehicle causing damage. The driver then put the vehicle into drive, dragging a Member and slamming into another police vehicle before fleeing the area at a high rate of speed.

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