Single Motor Vehicle crash claims life

 

The Drumheller RCMP and the Calgary Medical Examiner's office are investigating a fatal single motor vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 23, 2010.
Eric Johnson Stewart, 19, formerly of Murray Harbor, P.E.I., was the lone male driver of a westbound pickup truck. His truck went off the road, into the south ditch, flipping and rolling several times, before coming to rest on it's roof. Witnesses report observing a pickup truck traveling at a high rate of spee

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Trochu Town Council Report

 

Barry Kletke will once again take over the reins as Mayor of the Town of Trochu, while Bill Cunningham steps in as Deputy Mayor. Once those formalities were out of the way, October 25's meeting was an evening to exchange and explain. New councillors were advised that although most meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month at 6 pm, there will be a change to three dates in November that will make up for Christmas and the annual convention for Urban Municipalities (Nov. 22-25). To

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Pete McRae who has been looking after Operations for the County (since the departure of Rob Mayhew), reported at Council's Oct. 14 meeting that the Selkirk Water Service Area (WSA) has experienced delays due to weather. "The contractor has been rained out for a total of 19 days to date." He advised that Chinook Pipelines and Spider Plow were shut down for Thanksgiving but weather permitting, Spider Plow should complete its work by the end of October. There were currently three to four drill unit

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Most municipalities held their first organizational Council meeting for the new term on Monday, October 25, 2010. Carbon is the exception, as there was no election, and their meeting was held earlier.
From a fresh Council, the Village of Acme appointed Mayor Bruce Mcleod, followed by Deputy Mayor Fred Theaker.
Incumbent Valorie Reed will be Mayor of the Village of Carbon. Shirley D. Buyer will now be the Deputy Mayor.
Carol Calhoun will continue for a second term as the Reeve for Kneehill County

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