RCMP respond to Break and Enters in Huxley area

September 12-18, 2017

It was another busy week for the Three Hills detachment with Members dispatched to calls ranging from minor disturbances to break and enters. There were also several stolen vehicles. Here are a few of the occurrences:

Two B&E’s - Huxley area

During the early hours of the morning on September 12, 2017, unknown subject(s) gained entry to two rural residences in the Huxley area. At one house, the subject(s) gained entry to the house through an unlocked door and stol

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Pink-haired pals to walk for cancer

If there’s one man who "Talks the Talk and Walks the Walk" it’s Melvin Wright, of Three Hills.

Melvin is 86 years of age but as he puts it, “I’m getting younger all the time.” In fact, Melvin, and team partner Brian Hill, will walk in the upcoming CIBC Run For The Cure, in Red Deer on Sunday, October 1. The duo will raise funds for cancer research under the name “Melvin The Walker Man”.

Yes, this is the same Melvin Wright who caught media attention in 2

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RBC Manager Tiffannie Patterson and staff served up a chili lunch with a bun, drink and even a cupcake for dessert on Friday, September 8. The fundraiser was held in support of the Alberta Children’s Hospital, with a total amount raised of $733.00. Staff will be taking part in the RBC Race for the Kids at Heritage Park, Calgary on September 24.

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David Nelson named Director of Operations

Deputy Mayor Chris Reeds called the regular meeting of the Town of Trochu Council to order at 6:01 pm, September 11.

The routine matters of approving the agenda as amended, adopting the minutes of the August 21 meeting, and accepting the “housekeeping” report were dealt with speedily.

There were no Public Hearings and no Delegations on the agenda.

Under “Staff Reports” the Gardener’s and Grant Writer’s reports were accepted as presented.

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