Keim Farm celebrates 100 years

 

Great-grandmother Keim, a widow, came from Odessa, Russia to the US in 1874 with four sons. They settled in North Dakota with $10, so received a lot of goodwill help. Once the boys were older, they began to farm, along with purebred Herefords and Percheron horses. Next, they purchased a grain elevator to operate and a John Deere farm equipment dealership. The grain elevator was moved with their own steam engine. The land was poor quality and lots of rock. Was there better land elsewhere?
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ConocoPhillips Foreman Bryon Waddell presents Three Hills Area Food Bank Treasurer Paul Van Doren with a cheque for $5,000. This money is used to help make Christmas Hampers possible.

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County contributes $100,000 to Project

 

Carol Calhoun, Reeve for Kneehill County delivered an early Christmas present to the Drumheller Town Office last Tuesday, Dec. 14 when she presented Terry Yemen, Town Mayor, with a $100,000 cheque for their Badlands Community Facility project.
This size of donation is the fourth in this monetary range to be received (the other three are from corporate donations and a private citizen), but this is the first from a neighboring County. "They have been a long-time regional partner with us," said

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In the month of November the Three Hills RCMP had 151 calls for service. Detachment had 18 prisoners for the month and 78 charges laid for various offences.
Files of note was a rash of copper thefts in the area.  Investigation resulted in a group believed to be responsible who reside out of the detachment area.  Two males from this group were arrested on unrelated thefts that did not occur in Three Hills and charged with multiple offences.  One male was released on a promise to appear and the s

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