Community Money

Faith Henkel, Manager of St. Mary's Lodge, was happy to accept a cheque of $6,000 from Paul and Jean Frere. Following the closing of the Community Bus Service Club of Trochu & District, it took two years for the Government to finally finish checking the Club's activities and financial affairs and freeing up money left over from the sale of the bus. The Frere's decided since it was from a community venture, made possible by an interest free loan from Hilia Keila, it should be put back into t

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The Canadian Wheat Board (CWB) has released its July 2010 Pool Return Outlook (PRO) for the 2009-10 crop year. Wheat values are up $1 per tonne for all grades and classes from the last 2009-10 wheat PRO, released in May. Durum is up between $1 and $4 per tonne over May's outlook, depending on grade and protein level. Malting barley is down $1 per tonne from the previous PRO, while feed barley is unchanged from its last outlook in June.
Wheat
As the marketing year comes to an end, the world wheat

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In the Name of the Law

Kids on Patrol Summer Fun Day Camp took place Wednesday, July 21st, at Carbon's Main Campground. Lisa Tait, of the Kneehill Commuinty Resource Program, and Constable Jennifer Ruban, of the Drumheller RCMP, organized the event. The kids were offered the unique experience of learning investigative skills, and life skills, such as cooperation and team work in the one-day camp. The day was made possible with the financial contributions of Kneehill Regional FCSS, Bertram Drilling Corporation, and th

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There are times during a Community's lifetime when there is a risk of it losing its identity and cohesiveness. Residents in smaller Communities have to be prepared to pitch in and work for the good of their Community. Inevitably, more of the work is taken on by some than others. However it is critical to have a core of people who are prepared to take on that mantle.
That was never more evident than the way the people of Acme and Linden have worked to make their Community schools successful. Here

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