Further actions to protect health system from COVID-19

Due to increasing COVID-19 transmission and rising hospital admissions, overwhelmingly amongst unvaccinated Albertans, temporary measures are needed to reduce transmission and prevent the health-care system from being overwhelmed.

Currently, more than 80 per cent of COVID-19 cases in hospital are unvaccinated, including 91 per cent of patients in intensive care.

“Vaccines are safe, effective, and a game-changer. This is why the current wave is different than what we’ve experienced b

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Acme officially opens new Village Office

Acme Mayor Bruce McLeod along with Deputy Mayor Dennis Kuiken and councillors Lucy Ann Daubert, Bert Jackson and Jason Bates welcomed a supportive crowd of village residents, well-wishers as well as regional municipal, provincial and federal representatives to the Grand Opening of the new Acme Village Office on Monday, August 30 from 2pm to 4pm.

The new facility was the former home of Acme Farm and Building Centre and is located at 504 Wheeler Avenue. Having undergone a complete renovation, the

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Municipal Climate Change Action Centre allows for Energy Efficient Upgrades at the Trochu Arena

“The Town of Trochu is extremely pleased to play a part in reducing our carbon footprint and energy conservation measures. The original furnaces and hot water heaters in our arena were 40 years old and not very efficient. The MCCAC REC grant gave us the opportunity to decrease the energy used by our arena clients, residents, and visitors. It will help us to reduce operating costs. The grant was greatly appreciated to assist with replacement costs and afford us the ability to upgrade our h

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KidSport Kneehill – Still here to help

It’s been a long journey since the COVID-19 Pandemic took us all by surprise back in March of 2020. Since then, sports have been more off than on, while the future still seems uncertain and we can’t be sure of what sports will look like this fall and winter, we want you to know KidSport Kneehill is still here to help.

The unusual circumstances of 2020 meant that only 8 kids were assisted for a total of $2,437.95. KidSport Kneehill was founded in 2002 and has assisted a total of 950

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