Viterra, Canadian Foodgrains Bank celebrate partnership

An expanding network of farmers in the Kneehill area have been involved in producing crops from which the cash income can be converted and then directed to the relief of world hunger. This has been channelled through the Canadian Foodgrains Bank.

Locally, a partnership with Viterra Inc. has seen 36 acres of barley harvested under the name of “Young Guns growing project”.

This undertaking has been spearheaded by Mikaela Lemay, of Trochu.

A gathering at the Viterra Trochu Terminal on

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Linden & District Agricultural Society hosts Fall Fair

The Linden & District Agricultural Society can put another successful fall fair in their past. It was held on Saturday, Nov 2. A testament to how busy it was could have been shown by how early they ran out of lunch. It was wonderful to have the large train display once again. However, it was a sad day for the owner when his truck was stolen on set-up night. The children love watching those beautiful and unique train cars roll around and it would be awful if the owner could no longer be able

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PCA Playground Ribbon Cutting

Kneehill County, The Town of Three Hills, Telus and Ember Resources all made significant grant contributions to the development of the PCA playground, the ribbon cutting was held on Wednesday, October 30 and was attended by dignitaries: David Amendt (Executive Director, PCAS), Juliet Tetz, Denise Lockhart (Associate Principal), Tim Shearlaw (Mayor - Three Hills), Barry Kletke (Trustee, Three Hills and Trochu Valley), Darryl Hern (Principal), Faye McGhee (Deputy Reeve - Kneehill County), Jayden

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Trochu hears new approach for Effluent Treatment

The Town of Trochu held their regular Council meeting October 28, 2019.

Administrator’s Report

Coming out of a recent ‘Committee of the Whole’ meeting, Magna Engineering made a presentation to Trochu Council regarding a new approach and technology for treating effluent, which could reduce the need to expand the lagoon.

The swimming pool project has been completed but will have to wait until spring to check for any issues. In regard to Seniors Housing, the Trochu Housing Corpor

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