Trochu Swimming Pool staffed and ready for summer

All Councilors but Deputy Mayor Bonnie Munro were present for June 22nd’s Trochu Town Council meeting. The meeting was called to order at 5:58 pm by Mayor Barry Kletke.

Council approved the minutes of the June 8th meeting as presented.

Council then heard two delegations. The first was Suzanne Sinclair, of Sweetgrass Café. She thanked Council for her new downtown location, and wondered if it would be possible to have small tables set up outside of her café on the sidewalk, af

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Acme Firefighter’s receive new headgear

The Acme Fire Department have new European-style helmets for their structural firefighters. Even though they are about the same weight as the traditional helmets that are used, they feel lighter because the balance is lower on the head causing less stress on the neck. The helmets also give more protection to the sides and back of the head, as well as having two face shields to protect the eyes and face. There are more departments starting to use them because of the comfort and safety they provi

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   Three Hills RCMP make arrests during break and enter in progress


Kneehill County, Alta. - A 19-year-old woman and 37-year-old man have been charged with numerous offences following a break and enter to an oil lease site in Kneehill County, Alta.

On June 28, 2020, at approximately 7:30 a.m., members of the Three Hills RCMP responded to a report of a break and enter in progress at a lease site near Huxley, Alta.  The suspects had attempted to flee the location in a vehicle but became stuck in a nearby field. RCMP members arrived on scene

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Alberta’s Recovery Plan: Creating jobs, building, diversifying

Alberta’s Recovery Plan details the province’s economic strategy, including a record $10-billion investment in infrastructure and a plan for 50,000 jobs this year.

Following the initial economic devastation of the COVID-19 pandemic and the unprecedented crash in oil prices, the Government of Alberta is stepping forward with a plan to address both the short-term and long-term challenges facing our province. It is a plan to create jobs now that will set Alberta on a path for economic

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