The 2022 Kneehill Community Services Directory is updated and fresh off the printer

Kneehill Regional Family and Community Support Services has been producing the Kneehill Community Services Directory since 1999 for Kneehill area residents. In it is a listing of the many supports and services available to Kneehill area residents. Churches, Alberta Health Services, Helping Services, Volunteer Service Groups and Seniors Supports and Services are just some of the supports and resources included. Directories can be picked up from the Kneehill Regional FCSS office in Three Hills or

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Three Hills Town Council Report

Mayor Ray Wildeman called the regular meeting of the Three Hills Town Council, of January 24, 2022, to order at 5:31 PM. Councillor Marilyn Sept attended via Telephone connection.

The agenda was accepted as presented with the notations that Sergeant Jamie Day, RCMP Detachment, had to postpone his attendance as “Delegation” until the February 28 meeting.

The Management Reports were given in succession by Chief Administrative Officer, Ryan Leuzinger; Director of Finance, Greg Towne; D

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Let’s talk: Canada’s Healthcare System

It’s long overdue to have a serious conversation about Canada’s healthcare system which takes into account both its successes and its failures. As we ask the tough questions, I want to provide important context regarding our healthcare system’s capacity. It is valuable to remember it had been operating at nearly full capacity long before COVID. COVID-19 prompted capacity concerns to become a national conversation.

In no way am I diminishing the work of our front-line health ca

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RCMP CBA Negotiations

Dear Bow River constituents,

I hope everyone had a restful and joyous Christmas season with your family and friends. The topic of today’s column is the RCMP. In Bow River the RCMP is present all around the riding, and the work they do to protect residents is important. What I’m writing about today is the Collective Bargaining Agreement that was struck between a group representing the RCMP and the federal government.

This agreement was negotiated by the federal government without con

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