Happy New Year one and all. I hope you enjoyed a Happy and Healthy Holiday season. And I hope you managed to fill your vehicles with 2016 gasoline before the price increase on January 1, 2017.
Let’s see, the province imposes a 4.49 cent per litre increase on January 1. That morning gas goes up from 10 cents to 12 cents per litre. Don’t try to figure that out, you’ll just get upset. I mean, have you ever been able to figure out why gasoline prices are what they are, when they are

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There is a warming trend on its way that will pair nicely with Christmas festivities. Outdoor light displays, like Airdrie’s Festival of Lights, report low spectator counts and even lower donations. We hope many of you have an opportunity to take a drive and enjoy all of the hard work so many people do to add Christmas twinkle to our town’s, villages and cities.
Travel to Trochu to take in the splendor of their Forest of Lights. My wife and I enjoyed a sneak-peak, a few weeks back, an

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Kyle Key - The Magician, will be at the Three Hills Community Centre for “Kid’s Night Out” this Friday, December 9. This traditional pre-Christmas event, is for children 12 years and under along with their parents and/or guardians.
This events major sponsor is Servus Credit Union - Three Hills, along with the numerous co-sponsors who support Children’s activities in our community, listed on page eleven of this week’s issue.
Kid’s Night Out is free of charge and

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here, there and everywhere throughout Kneehill County.
Take some time to enjoy all of the Christmas lights that are lighting up our communities,
Anderson Park, in Three Hills, shows off its white lights starting Thursday, December 1. The Three Hills Water Tower lights up at 6 pm on Friday, December 2, to kick off Moonlight Madness. Check pages 15 to 20 in this issue, for Moonlight Madness specials and events that will keep you shopping until 11 pm.

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