Home destroyed in weekend blaze

Three Hills Fire and Rescue were dispatched to a structural fire Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 1 am.

Fire crews travelled three miles west and two miles south of Three Hills, where they discovered a farm home on fire.

The occupants of the home escaped uninjured.

Linden Fire and Rescue, Trochu Fire Department and Torrington Fire Department were also dispatched to the scene as was AHS Ambulance. The fire was knocked down but destroyed the structure.

Three Hills Fire and Rescue were again dispatched to

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Town of Trochu to consult public with regard to Mill Rate & Taxes

Town to Consult Public with regard to Mill Rate & Taxes

Minutes were passed for the April 23, 2018 regular council meeting and the May 7, 2018 Special Meeting. David Hibbs was on tonight’s May 14 agenda as a delegate, wanting to discuss Kneehill County. Mr. Hibbs asked for confirmation that the County had removed all of its grants. The answer was yes, except for the recreational funds for the pool (that dates back years). A portion of rural taxes helps pay pool expenses, which are aro

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Beiseker RCMP arrest two suspects after break and enter complaint

Beiseker, Alberta – Two adult males are facing Criminal Code charges after a property owner located them breaking into a sea can on his property last week.

On May 10, 2018 at approximately 6:00 a.m., a rural property owner discovered two males loading a pickup truck with tools that were removed from a sea can on his property. The two suspects departed on foot and were located a short time later by a neighbour.

Beiseker RCMP were contacted and arrived on scene and took the two suspects int

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Village of Carbon Mayor resigns

The Village of Carbon is not having a good start to 2018. The fire department was shut down for a couple of days, its Fire Chief called into question, a newly hired Administrator resigned and spring brought severe flooding.

The election results of October 2017 didn’t last the first six months of a four year term before one councillor quit and now the Mayor has resigned.

This creates a situation in which one by-election hasn’t even come to fruition and now a second by-election has be

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