In 1918, CNIB was founded by a group of men – several of whom had served in the military – who recognized the need to support returning veterans who had lost their sight.
Just like the soldiers who turned to CNIB for support back then, today veterans are looking to make the most of their remaining vision.
Some have received eye injuries while serving in Bosnia or Afghanistan, while others have developed one of the four main causes of vision loss: age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retino

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On November 6, 2010, Three Hills RCMP joined forces with Red Deer Fish and Wildlife and Red Deer County Patrol to conduct a large scale checkstop.
The checkstop was held at the intersection of Highway 21 and Highway 590 near Elnora. The focus of the checkstop was to enforce all provincial and federal laws. During the 4 1/2 hr inititiative, a total of 13 provincial charges were laid related to liquor offences, documentation offences, and suspended driver offences.  Two alcohol screening tests we

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Three Hills RCMP report that GTI Petroleum in Trochu fell victim to a break and enter Friday, November 12, at about 5:45 AM.
According to police, three males, wearing masks and gloves gained entry by prying open a door.
Upon gaining entry, the thieves made off with approximately $4,000 in tobacco products. They were caught on video surveillance. The trio left the scene in a dark colored F350 pickup.
RCMP in the Fort McLeod region reported trying to stop a stolen, dark colored F350.
The truck tri

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Acme-Linden Foodgrains harvest breaks records

The Acme-Linden Foodgrains Project has now completed its 7th year and this crop of canola combined with donations has garnered this project as the best ever contribution.
Earl Jeninga, committee coordinator, was extremely pleased with the harvest in spite of summer weather conditions, some hail, and later than average crops throughout the area. "In spite of 17% hail we got 300 tonnes from this canola crop, which is about 54 bushels an acre. An average canola crop is between 40 to 60 bushels an

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