Prairie Aviation to meet with Spokane Turbine Centre representatives

THREE HILLS - While Prairie School of Mission Aviation is getting set for another year of pilot training, the school is also excited to welcome representatives from the Spokane Turbine Centre to our community and assist them in promoting the Quest Kodiak airplane.
On Thursday, September 2 pilots from the missions-focused centre will be at the Three Hills airport to display the sophisticated piece of equipment.
Several key features of the Quest Kodiak make it ideally suited for the rigors of mi

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Kneehill County Operations Director, Rob Mayhew advised Council at its Aug. 17 meeting that the structure for a bulk fill station in Trochu is up, the approach is in, and underground tie-ins are complete, as is the cement. "We are just waiting on power and the bulk fill will be ready for use." As for the Selkirk WSA, the reservoir is expected to be complete by the end of August, with only some inside work left. There has been 45 km of distribution line plowed in, and with the spider plow now cau

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Major injuries avoided in head-on collision
Two vehicles were involved in a head-on crash at the intersection of Highway 21 and Highway 27 east, on Friday, August 20 just before 5:00 pm. According to police, the lone male driver of an eastbound blue Chevy was talking on his cell phone and failed to stop at the stop sign. His vehicle collided with a white Dodge carrying two occupants travelling north bound. The Dodge lost control, hit a sign, and a lamp post before rolling approximately three times and landing upright in the northeast di

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David Maxwell started dealing with books in Three Hills when the Prairie Book Room closed three years ago. No one knew where to get the textbooks for the College after that. David, who manages Logos Bookstore, in Calgary, was happy to provide the students with proper textbooks.
Before long, people were requesting that he bring more and more books here to Three Hills. He paid close attention to what people were asking for, and realized he was in a perfect position to make it happen. With the know

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