County raises mill rate for non-residential

Financial Reports and Motions
Mike Morton, Director of Corporate Services, presented Council with the financial budget-to-actual report (January 2016-December 2016), which was received as information. The operating and project budgets together create a budget surplus of 2.70 million. The report also identified projects being carried forward to 2017. A net gravel expense of $2,892,816.98 accounts for gravel used. The purchase variance of $251,446.39 is being carried forward to 2017. “It&rsq

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Trochu Motors celebrates 70th Anniversary

Bill Hurley (right), AGCO Vice President of Operations & Sales for North America congratulates Jack Stankievech and Rich Meding of Trochu Motors.

Established in 1947 by brothers John and Aaron Stankievech, Trochu Motors has reached its 70 year milestone by serving the agricultural community like no other, and that community came out in large numbers to support Jack Stankievech, Rich Meding and the Trochu Motors team at their anniversary celebration on Wednesday evening, April 12 at the Troc

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Three Hills Ministerial hosts Good Friday Service

The Three Hills Ministerial annual Good Friday Service filled the gymnasium of the Three Hills School with congregants from the following plus other visitors: Bethel Evangelical Missionary Church, Bethel Fellowship Church, Knox United Church, Manor Gospel, Mount Olive Evangelical Free Church, Prairie Bible Institute, Prairie Tabernacle Congregation, St. Barnabas Anglican Church, St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church and Victory Church. Impactful because of its simplicity, the service consist

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New hall to serve Carbon Fire Department

The Village of Carbon and its Fire Department witnessed the construction of their new fire hall in just under one month, beginning February 10.

“It’s a shell, a bare bones building at the moment with 6500 sq. ft of usable space, including the upstairs mezzanine floor,” said Marty Morgan, Fire Chief. He explains that the walls are 20 feet in height to allow for the mezzanine, a height which the members can utilize for second-storey ladder training. “It’s basically a

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