Ruth Purves Smith “has had a really big life”

The artist, author, and singer/songwriter has had a boost of creativity during the pandemic, writing and recording a new album, and working on several writing projects.

Her life and musical journey has been woven and intertwined like a rich tapestry, much like the fibres spun at the 1800’s-inspired Custom Wool Mill started by her parents in the 1970’s, now run by her sister. While born and raised in Calgary, Ruth had her feet in both worlds, as both a city girl, and as a horse-wrang

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Kneehill Regional Partnership hosts Council Candidate Orientation

The Kneehill Regional Partnership held a Council Candidate Orientation at the Three Hills Community Centre on the evening of July 20th, a free event for all individuals within the County interested in running for either a Municipal or County Council position in the October’s election. Staff representatives from Acme, Linden, Trochu, Three Hills, Carbon, and the County were present, in addition to about 40 guest attendees. The workshop was being live streamed and is available for later vie

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County Council discusses Three Hills East Water Delivery Options

Kneehill County held a regular meeting of council on Tuesday July 20, 2021, which was called to order at 8:30 a.m. by Reeve Jerry Wittstock.

The first item on the Council’s agenda was item 5.1.1, Bill 48 Changes, presented by Barb Hazelton, Manager of Planning & Development.

The Alberta government began red tape reduction initiatives by enacting the Red Tape Reduction Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 25), which came into force on Dec. 5, 2019. Bill 25 amended eleven pieces of legislatio

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Acme 2021 Stampede Breakfast supports STARS Air Ambulance

The Acme Community Center 2021 Stampede Breakfast was held on Friday, July 16th with just over 365 people in attendance that enjoyed a breakfast of Pancakes, bacon, sausages, potatoes, eggs and beans. This year the donations made by the attendees and sponsors was donated to Stars Air Ambulance. After the event the Acme Community Center board members, Connie Rieger and Diane Semotiuk presented $2783.35 to Angela, the Stars representative, who was on site for the whole event.

This year was the la

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