Ken Knievel presented with Century Farm Award

Delegations for Kneehill County’s Feb. 28, 2017 meeting included Assessors from Accurate Assessment, a Liaison from the STARS Foundation, and representatives of Westview Care Community (outside of Linden), along with a Century Farm Award to Ken Knievel. Reeve Bob Long presented Mr. Knievel with the plaque.  See next weeks Capital for the history of the Knievel Farm.
Glenda Farnden, STARS Sr. Municipal Relations Liaison, presented Council with Alberta statistics on STARS funding, expen

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Opposition Leader addresses crowd in Three Hills

In a follow-up to Olds/Didsbury/Three Hills MLA Nathan Cooper’s Valentine’s Day Community Consultation meeting in Three Hills, Wildrose Party Leader Brian Jean came to town, Tuesday, February 28.
Three Hills Centennial Arena saw over 150 supporters turn out to listen to the Opposition Leader and tell him what they think about the future of Alberta.
Brian opened by reminding those in attendance that the Wildrose Party will keep the NDP accountable in the Legislature. He commented that

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Rebates to help Albertans tap solar resources

The Alberta government is creating a $36-million rebate program for solar installation on residential and commercial buildings.

Homeowners, businesses and non-profit organizations will receive rebates for rooftop solar panels that meet the Residential and Commercial Solar Program requirements as early as this summer.

“There’s a lot of buzz in Alberta around small-scale solar. This program will make solar power affordable for more Albertans, leading to new panels on 10,000 Alberta ro

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MLA Nathan Cooper holds Town Hall Community Consultation

Olds/Didsbury/Three Hills MLA Nathan Cooper was in Three Hills on Tuesday, February 14 to talk about the future of our region.
The Three Hills stop was the first of eight Town Hall Community Consultations advertised and over 60 Wildrose supporters arrived at the Three Hills Centennial Arena Encana Room to listen and ask questions.
Mr. Cooper opened by saying it is a very unique time in Alberta politics adding that there are some very weighty decisions to be made in the short term.
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