Coveralls for all

Ken Drake (left), Manger of Operations with Artis Exploration Ltd., presents a $3,500 cheque to Trochu Fire Chief Richard Hoppins. This donation will assist with the purchase of Vehicle Extrication and Wildland firefighting approved coveralls. Every Trochu firefighter will receive a pair of these coveralls. Total cost for the coveralls for all 29 members is approximately $10,000.

Chris Armstrong (right), Ember Resources rep, presents a $3,000 cheque to Trochu Fire Chief Richard Hoppins. This d

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County presents Master Rates Bylaw

Kneehill County Council held their regular meeting Oct. 9, 2018.

Master Rates Bylaw 1777 Highlights Changes in Water Fees

The revised Master Rates Bylaw 1777 was presented to Council, to review proposed rate changes for the 2019 fiscal year and be implemented in the 2019 Interim Operating Budget. Council was advised that the new rates could bring in $780,000 in additional revenue. Within the ‘summary of changes’, water rates had key changes. Council had asked for a unified rate for

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Medical Cannabis Production Facility coming to Trochu

An Open House was held in Trochu on Thursday, October 4 to introduce directors of Kannaba Agritech Corp., a private corporation based in Vancouver, B.C. with plans to become a licensed producer under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations. Kannaba has entered into a joint venture with Agro-Greens Natural Products, a Health Canada Licensed producer in Saskatchewan and is positioning itself to acquire additional licenses internationally. Kannaba’s joint venture helped strea

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Beiseker RCMP arrest man in stolen vehicle after pursuit with police vehicles

Beiseker, Alberta – Beiseker RCMP arrested a man early Friday morning after the stolen truck he was driving collided with a farmers fence during his efforts to flee.

At 7:05 am on October 5, Beiseker RCMP responded to multiple reports of a suspicious vehicle. A truck covered in mud observed spinning it's tires in the community of Acme Alberta. Investigation determined the vehicle was also reported eastbound on Highway 567 driving in the opposing lane forcing drivers into the ditch to avoi

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