Beiseker becomes Summerville, USA

The Village of Beiseker has become a temporary film set, filling in as Summerville, Mining Museum & Memorial, waving both an American and Oklahoma flag. Across the street an old gas station/tire store on the corner of 1st Avenue and 6th Street (Main) received an interesting make-over to become Spinners Roller Hop for the movie, with the working title of “Rust City”. The make-over wasn’t just on the outside of the derelict building. The entire inside was also extravagantly

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County residents to choose new logo

Kneehill County is getting a facelift for its 75th Anniversary. The County decided to have its residents choose a new logo which they feel best represents the County and whichever gets the most votes before August 31 will become the new official logo of Kneehill. Three of the four logo options were designed by Red Pine out of Calgary, and one was designed in-house.

Residents may be wondering why Council has decided to change the logo now. Historically the County has celebrated special anniversa

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Stettler RCMP charge four persons following property crime in central Alberta.

Bashaw, Three Hills & Stettler, Alta. - On July 29, 2019 Stettler RCMP responded to a theft of truck and skidsteer in the town of Stettler at a local business. The owner of the vehicle was assaulted while confronting the suspect, who subsequently fled. The following day, members of the Bashaw and Stettler RCMP responded to several reports of thefts and suspicious persons in the rural areas of Stettler, Camrose and Lacombe Counties. With the assistance of vigilant rural residents, RCMP were

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Highway 21 construction update:  August Long Weekend

Highway 21 is currently being resurfaced from Trochu to Huxley. “The condition of the road was getting rougher and this resurfacing has been slated since 2016,” noted Dave Nelson, Director of Operations for the Town of Trochu. Crews began the construction around early July. Shoulders will be widened at the Trochu intersection, by 1-1/2 meters at each corner. Guard rails will be replaced with cable. There will also be 8 new standards with LED lighting at the Trochu intersection. The

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