Trochu Housing Corporation presents to Kneehill County


Sam Smalldon, President of Trochu Housing Corporation, made a presentation to County Council on Nov. 26 at 9:00 a.m., to ask the County to consider a partnership regarding the Seniors Housing Project Concept. Mayor Kletke wrote in a cover letter, “Having Kneehill County as a partner is critical to seeking capital grant funding. Our request is for your support and partnership in our community-driven Seniors Housing Project in order to keep the momentum and have our business cas

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Golden Prairie Parent Link faces budget cuts

The Provincial Government, under Jason Kenney, is changing the way funding is given for Children’s Services Prevention and Early Intervention grants and contracts.

Shelley Jackson-Berry of Family & Community Support Services (FCSS), who is the grant holder for Golden Prairie Parent Link in Three Hills, received an email on November 4th informing her that the grant with children’s services that they’ve held since 2005 would not be renewed, and would expire on March 31, 2020

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Three Hills plays host to 2A Girls Provincial Volleyball Championships

Three Hills School is playing host to the 2A Girls Provincial Volleyball Championships, taking place at the THS gymnasium, involving schools in the Alberta Schools Athletic Association (ASAA) league. Championships will begin with opening ceremonies Thursday at 9:15 in the morning and close with the Bronze Medal game at 4:00, and the Gold Medal game at 5:30 on Saturday evening.

Teams who will be making the trip to Three Hills for competition include: the Vauxhall Queens, the Rundle College Cobra

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Pool resurfacing completed in Trochu

Trochu’s November 12th Town Council Meeting was a short one, with only a few items to be reported on, mostly in the area of Operations.

It was reported that the pool re-surfacing was completed on October 18th. An excellent job was done, and the few minor deficiencies will be touched-up in the Spring (the early snowfall prevented these from being fixed). Council previously made a motion to dis-allow landfill scavenging on November 1 and since then it is reported that there’s been no

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