Dance Celebration celebrates new studio space

Saturday, January 27, 2018 marked a great day for the friends, families and dancers of Dance Celebration, as they gathered for the Grand Opening of their new dance studio and the introduction of the new Director Ashley Savage, taking over from Founder Jennifer Yourk. The new facility, located at 317 2nd Ave E, Three Hills, has two studio spaces, a large foyer, teachers lounge and change room. This has been an exciting move for Dance Celebration as the original studio, built in 2006, and has bee

Read more

Carbon Fire Department suspended by Council

The Council of the Village of Carbon met for a special council meeting on the morning of January 29, 2018, voting to “suspend the operations of its fire department due to personnel issues”, confirmed John Brodrick, CAO for Carbon. Mayor Guss Nash was considered ‘in attendance’ at the meeting, by Skyping in from his Hawaii vacation. A phone call made to the Mayor resulted in a “No Comment.” Mr. Brodrick advises that Council and Administration cannot speak publ

Read more

No Interruptions in Fire Services: Carbon

The Village of Carbon has notified Kneehill County that effective immediately, and until further notice, the Village of Carbon is placing the operational status of the Carbon Fire Department on hold.

Kneehill County has made arrangements with our other municipal partners to ensure continued and uninterrupted fire/emergency services to Kneehill County residents. All other fire services remain on operational status and in the event of an emergency or fire, residents are encouraged to call 911 for

Read more

Beiseker Sergeant retires after 27 years

Sgt. Glen Demmon, pictured right, officially retired from his post as commander of the Beiseker RCMP Detachment on Wednesday, January 15, 2018. A retirement come-and-go event was held at the Beiseker Community Hall to celebrate his 27 years on the force and his 4 and 1/2 years commanding the Beiseker Detachment.

What will he remember or miss the most: “The people. For sure I will miss the people.” Sgt. Norman Mercier, who assumed command this same day, told Sgt. Demmon, “Glen,

Read more