We are all at risk of becoming victims of a fraud or scam. There are just so many out there now.  So how can we protect ourselves? A recent article by Constable Matthew Wilton of the Camrose Police Service gives the following advice, "I am sure that most readers have a mailing address and a phone number. Some may also have an email address or a social media account such as Facebook. It is through these channels that we are all at risk."
In his job, Constable Wilton has seen many people get tricke

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Summer is the time for vacations for many people so if you are planning to be away, here are a few reminders: make sure to have someone check on your residence regularly and pick up your mail. It is also advisable to copy your travel itinerary and give it to someone you trust. If you are going out of Canada, make two copies of your passport and other identification. The original and one copy go with you and the other copy stays at home with a family member, friend, or neighbor. Don't forget your

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Prairie's Quest weekend was July 4-7 and I was thrilled to receive a booklet from the Prairie Heritage Museum giving tribute to the Prairie alumni and staff, aged 55+, who have built rich legacies through helping others.  Their stories are truly inspirational.  Whether it is Mr. Shovel, Mr. Fix-it, Mr. Gopher, or the Elderberry lady, they are all committed to serving others within their sphere of influence.
With these inspiring role models, I challenge the Baby Boomers and Gen X & Y's to cons

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Seniors Outreach News July 10, 2013

In July we celebrate Canada Day and, for our American friends, Independence Day.  The canola is turning our landscape into a stunning patchwork quilt of yellow and green.
This Saturday, July 13, is Three Hills Parade Day starting with the pancake breakfast on Main St.  Don't miss the parade, Kids Canirval, the Battle of Axes ultimate fire fighters challenge, Tractor Pull, Mixed Softball Tournament and all the other events during Three Hills Summer Celebration this Saturday and Sunday. It is fun

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