Alyssa Wildeman experienced overwhelming excitement when she heard she held the 500th ticket at Saturday's 31st Annual Cash Dance. The winner of $10,000 at the tender age of 18, she intends to put it towards college expenses.

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Drumheller Valley School students in Grades 10, 11 or 12 can now be nominated for the 2010/00 Robert K. McLellan Memorial Award, an award set up by the McLellan and Kucher families in memory of Robert, a life-long Drumheller resident.
"The Robert K.  McLellan Memorial Award was created in 1997 in memory of my Uncle Kim, who passed away that year after a courageous battle with cancer," said Gregory Kucher, Executive Director of the Kucher Services Corporation which now manages the promotion and a

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A big reason that Kneehill County opted to have the 2011 ratepayer meetings in Three Hills, Torrington, Acme, Huxley and Carbon, rather than the usual two venues, was due in part to the County hoping to meet with as many ratepayers as possible to openly discuss its building replacement plans and especially a new administration building being proposed, to be built at the same site as the new maintenance shop. The new maintenance shop is well underway, to be completed June 2011, and adjacent to it

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The $50 business license, the price to do business in the Town of Trochu, was a brief topic of discussion at their regular Council meeting of April 11. They wondered how effective it was, how many businesses paid it and on time, and what the repercussions were for failing to pay it. It was noted that after several discussions between the Mayor, Administrator and the Provincial Assessor, the outcome was positive, assessments re-adjusted and it was determined that there was now no need for an Asse

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