Linden Lodge hosts Fraud/Scam Presentation

The Central Alberta Crime Prevention Centre gave a presentation at the Linden Lodge with information on protecting Yourself from fraud and scams. It was held in the morning of Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019. Michael Burkinshaw made the presentation. There were about 44 people listening in. Other presentations are being scheduled in and around the County as well.

The presentation started with a few reasons why seniors are targeted but it applies to pretty much everyone. It’s about having the avail

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Prairie College and Carey Theological College announce partnership

Prairie College and Carey Theological College (in Vancouver, BC) have announced a partnership in which Prairie students are fast-tracked to a Master of Divinity Degree. A Master of Divinity Degree is a professional degree, designed for people who want to be in full-time Christian work. Carey’s President, Dr. Colin Godwin, was on hand for a signing ceremony and luncheon reception including a time for questions from the local community.

Students who enroll in Prairie College’s Pastora

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 Alicia Erickson crowned Miss Rodeo Canada 2020

Trochu native Alicia Erickson has been crowned Miss Rodeo Canada 2020 after her win on November 1st at the Canadian Finals Rodeo in Red Deer. Alicia was representing the Ponoka Stampede, as the 2018 Miss Ponoka Stampede. Erickson competed against four other contestants, from Hanna, Sundre, Moose Mountain, and Medicine Hat.

Contestants for Miss Rodeo Canada were judged based on horsemanship, public speaking, personal interviews, a written exam of rodeo history, modeling, overall personality, and

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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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