Council focuses on County Resident needs

Over the course of the last four years, Kneehill County has seen a significant decrease in revenues. This decrease has caused Kneehill County Council to search for budget efficiencies that will help to maintain the quality and level of services that County residents expect. The costs of running the business of Kneehill County have increased each year. The County’s staff have worked hard at minimizing the impacts of the increases by reducing operating budgets and Council has resisted incre

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Crews clean-up single-car derailment in Trochu

Residents of Trochu got an early wake up call Monday morning, April 23, at around 6:00 a.m., when a CN rail car had one set of wheels (called trucks) leave the track. The set of wheels came off and because the train derailment wasn’t felt right away, the car got dragged along the track for about a quarter of a mile before hitting the switch at the south Trochu crossing.

Asking that his name not be used, the supervisor at the time said, “If it (the car) hadn’t hit that switch

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Joanne Desrosiers wins top prize at Three Hills Curling Club's 39th Annual Cash Dance

The winner of the Three Hills Curling Club's 39th Annual Cash Dance $10,000 prize is Joanne Desrosiers, of Three Hills, AB.

Ray Wildeman was emcee for the event and made the dramatic count-down and announcement before the cheque was presented by Curling Club President Rob Davidson (pictured above).

The drawing for over 210 prizes began at 5:30  PM and continued throughout a great supper catered by Tane's Catering.

The entertainment for the evening was Steve Arsenault and his band from Red

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Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story to be screened in Acme

Kevin McGarry portrays Greg Price in the upcoming Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story.

Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story is a short film about what Greg Price experienced as he went through the health treatment system before his premature death. The film began as an idea from Dr. Ward Flemons who wanted to be better able to teach safety and teamwork to first year students at the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine. Dr. Flemons previously lead the Health Qual

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