Rosebud Chamber Music Festival comes to Arts Academy

Friday, August 4 saw the Rosebud Chamber Music Festival bring its 5th Annual program to the Three Hills Arts Academy.

The ensemble featured some of the Who’s Who of Canadian Musicians.

Keith Hamm, violist, organizes and recruits these musicians.

Arnold Choi, cellist, has been present previously.

Completing the number, there was Sheila Jaffé, violin; and Aaron Schwebel, also violin, and this year, for the first time, although Keith had been trying to get him for a few years, James T

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Open Farm Days: five years of rural bounty

Alberta Open Farm Days visitors have even more opportunities to harvest family fun and discover Alberta’s hidden gems on Aug. 19 and 20.

A bumper crop of family-friendly fun activities awaits as farmers, ranchers and ag-tourism operators invite visitors to experience informative tours and culinary events that help highlight the importance of agriculture to the province. This year, there are more than 100 Alberta Open Farm Days host sites and over 20 culinary events across Alberta.

For the

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New dinosaur named after Royal Tyrrell technician

Culture and Tourism Minister Ricardo Miranda issued the following statement about a new dinosaur species that has been named after a technician at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology:

“The provincially owned and operated Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology is once again capturing international attention for its latest research findings on a 110-million-year-old dinosaur, said to be one of the best preserved dinosaurs in the world.

“The new species of armoured dinosaur, named

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County hosts Agricultural Service Board Tour with a culinary twist

Kneehill County’s Agricultural Service Board tour, this year on July 26, was organized with a culinary theme that highlighted operations such as the artisan cheese of Dancing Goats Farm near Acme. Another Acme area business visited was the new facility Sunterra is building for Soleterra d’Italia cooked and cured meats such as pancetta and prosciutto using Sunterra’s pork. Lunch was held at the Hutterite Colony south of Three Hills with tours of their gardens, vegetable storage

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