I want to take this opportunity to wish one and all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year.

This year’s Christmas issue of The Capital features Christmas greetings and wonderful Christmas stories, from 167 students from Grades 4, 5 and 6 of the Three Hills School and Grades 5 & 6 of Prairie Christian Academy. This year marks the 40th Anniversary of our student program. It’s hard for me to believe I launched this program 40 years ago because I’m

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It was great to see so many folks out enjoying the Annual Moonlight Madness activities on Friday night.

I remember walking into Gus Hamilton’s Men’s and Boy’s Store one day in the fall of 1985. My long-time friend Ruth Wright was working that day and she suggested Three Hills would be a good fit for a Midnight Madness campaign.

On December 20, 1985, the first Midnight Madness, in Three HiIls, packed the town. Stores stayed open until midnight, like the name would suggest.

So, h

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I realize there are about 52,497 disappointed Conservatives in Battle River - Crowfoot right now but that’s not the first time the east has upset the west. We have to put our confidence in Damien Kurek, our new Member of Parliament. He has big shoes to fill following the retirement of Kevin Sorenson, but Kevin has prepared him well.

Damien is not a newcomer. He is the right man for the job and now he needs our support so that we, in Alberta, will be heard.

Oh sure, we can take a few days t

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Fire Prevention Week is October 6-12 this year and it is an honour and a privilege to present the 2019 Fire Prevention Week Special Issue in this week’s issue of The Capital.

This year’s theme is, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape”.

Plan ahead! If a fire breaks out in your home, you may have only a few minutes to get out safely once the smoke alarm sounds. Everyone needs to know what to do and where to go if there is a fire.

It is important for y

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