The Arboretum Society brought a delegation to Trochu Council for their September 27 meeting to discuss updating the sewer system at the Arboretum and extending the contract for the Cafe. "It is the duty of the Town to put in a proper sewage system." It was explained that the Arboretum has a holding tank/septic system which needs to be pumped frequently to prevent overflow and with the Cafe doing a strong business this past summer it was even more noticeable. The Society felt that the Arboretum w

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Kneehill County Council, at its September 28 meeting, approved the extension of the Sunnyslope Water Service Area (WSA) to the boundary of the existing water co-ops (of Mt. Vernon and Equity). This water service area will be an extension to the existing system already in place. Council approved the information brochures being mailed out to the landowners in the Sunnyslope WSA. With regard to the Selkirk WSA, Operations advised that the contractor had been rained out for a total of 19 days, (to d

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Three Hills holds All Candidates Forum

Three Hills acclaimed Mayor Elect Timothy J. Shearlaw opened the All Candidates Forum on the evening of Tuesday, October 5th with an introduction to his mayoral platform. Within his speech, Tim referenced Horatio Thomas Howe (H.T. Howe), who was a member of the first council of Three Hills. H.T. Howe believed in Three Hills, and he once said, "As long as we continue to have good leadership, the Town will always progress."
On that note, Tim presented this years nine candidates, six of whom wil

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Linden residents hear from Candidates

The Village of Linden held their candidate forum on the evening of October 5 with an audience of about 70 residents. The evening was well managed with the entire panel pleasantly surprised by the good turnout and hoping that meant a good turnout at the poles. Each of the seven candidates gave a little history on themselves before answering a series of audience questions.
Incumbents Annon Hovde and Darwyn Moon, have the most years experience on Council, helping to forge the direction of the Vil

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