Town of Three Hills announces new CAO

Council is pleased to announce that Mr. Alan Parkin has been hired as Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Town of Three Hills. Mr. Parkin’s appointment will commence August 26, 2019.

For over 18 years, Mr. Parkin worked at the City of Lloydminster as a Director in various roles within public works, recreation and parks and culture. Following his time with Lloydminster, he held the position of CAO in Hardisty, Grande Cache and, most recently, Wheatland County. He brings with him a w

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Canadian pride alive and well at RCMP Musical Ride

The World Famous RCMP Musical Ride performed in Three Hills on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 to a crowd of over 2,000 at the Three Hills Public School Grounds.

This is the second appearance of the Musical Ride, the first being in August of 2014, in Three Hills.

The event, including a Safety Fair, was hosted by the Three Hills RCMP, Three Hills Elks #190 and Royal Canadian Legion #92 - Three Hills.

The Safety Fair kicked off under a blue sky and temperatures in the high 20’s. The Safety Fair/Trad

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House fire at Heritage Estates in Acme

There were no injuries and the homeowners were not at home, when on Sunday, July 21 at around 6:45 p.m., Acme and Linden Fire Departments were dispatched to a structure fire in the Village of Acme at 945 Heritage Drive.

Within their five-minute arrival, flames could be seen shooting six feet from the roof at the west (rear) side of the home. While firefighters were trying to extinguish the house fire, the departments were also attempting to protect nearby homes.

Brian Fradgley, Acme Fire Chief,

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GrainsConnect Canada hosts Grower’s Day Event at new terminal

GrainsConnect Canada and Grain Corp hosted an open house Grower’s Day on Wednesday July 17 from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Many GrainsConnect staff were in attendance for the event, including President Warren Stowe.

The family-friendly event began at the Huxley ball diamond with food and bouncy castles, and smaller groups departed from the ball diamond to tour the new facility.

Those interested in touring parts of the terminal were bussed to the project location, suited-up in Personal Protective

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