Recipients chosen for County Community Grants

County's Community Grant Applicants Chosen

Don Kimmell and David Paige, representing Sunnyslope Community Association came to Kneehill County Council to present their project as part of the Community grant process. The policy asks that they appear in front of Council as their request is over $5000.

In the First Round (March) of Community Grants to Non Profit Organizations, the total amount requested is $49,404.75. The amount of annual grant dollars allocated for the 2018 grant program is $50,00

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Ground breaks for new Delburne Medical Centre

On Monday, March 19, the Village of Delburne hosted a ground breaking ceremony to mark the start of the Delburne Medical Centre project. Located on Main Street, the new medical centre facility has been a joint initiative of the Village of Delburne, Red Deer County and Dr. Muti Kauchali. Construction of the Delburne Medical Centre is expected to continue into the fall when the medical centre will be open and the family medical clinic will be accepting new patients.

The Delburne Medical Centre wi

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Trochu hears presentation on ‘FibreTowns’

Sibyl Bigler, Community Relations for Axia FibreNet made a presentation at Trochu Council’s March 26 meeting. Sibyl’s presentation was about building ‘FibreTowns’ for the residential area of the community. She outlined the benefits of becoming a FibreTown. A higher level of performance can be achieved with fibre optic networks, designed to provide equal access for government, enterprise, carrier, small business and residential across Alberta. Axia is investing $100 milli

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Tractor/truck thefts result in arrests

RCMP have made arrests in relation to the theft of a tractor and picker truck that were stolen from the Irricana area and Acme in early March 2018. Dustin Jackson, a 19-year-old man from the Linden area, was arrested without incident and released on a Promise to Appear in Airdrie Provincial Court on May 3. He is facing charges of two counts of break, enter and commit an offence.

Matthew Toews was arrested in the evening of March 26 after turning himself into the Airdrie RCMP. He has been releas

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