Kneehill County welcomes interim CAO Peter Tarnawsky

Peter Tarnawsky has been hired by Kneehill County as its interim Chief Administrative Officer to replace outgoing CAO Al Hoggan, Mr. Tarnawsky started mid-December 2018. Mr. Ternawsky took the helm of his first County Council meeting on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. His contract is for six months. He last worked as interim CAO for Cypress County for seven months from April 2018 to October 2018.

He lists his top skills as Policy, Leadership, and Strategy and was a finalist for the Aird and Berlis HR

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Kneehill County Council passes Master Rates Bylaw

BDO Canada Auditors, Alan Litster, Ryan Wachter and Mitchell Kennedy provided Kneehill County Council with a planning report for the audit strategy for the year ending Dec. 31, 2018.  It Included a timeline with final completion scheduled for the week of April 23, 2019.

A Subdivision Extension was approved for approximately 3.75 acres to be subdivided out of a 159-acre parcel on NW 9-34-24-W4. The applicants anticipate they will be able to meet the outspending conditions in spring/summer o

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Kneehill County officials excel in municipal leadership course

On December 6, 2018, the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus granted nine participants from six different municipalities’ Certificates in Rural Municipal Leadership through their Rural Municipal Leadership Certificate Series, led by president and CEO of 13 Ways Inc. and author of 13 Ways to Kill Your Community Dough Griffiths.

"I would like to congratulate the graduates of the new Rural Municipal Leadership Certificate series,” said Griffiths, shortly after presenting cer

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Garrett Bertamini competes in JR National Finals Rodeo in Vegas

Acme’s own Garrett Bertamini had the chance to compete under the big lights at the Junior National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas at the Convention Center. The 14 year old, who is in his fourth year of steer riding, participated in this event, which runs at the same time as the National Finals Rodeo, on December 7-9 in the 12-13 age level bull riding. Bertamini joined 26 other riders from Canada, the United States, and Australia in his age category.

Garrett’s rodeo journey began when he

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