Classifieds August 25 - September 1


WANTED - Land in the Ghost Pine area to rent, custom farm, or buy. 403-443-3333 David, 403-443-0005 Harold, King's Seed Farm Ltd. n26mc 

FARMLAND WANTED: Experienced operator with newer equipment looking to rent good cropland. Crop share or Cash rent available. Call for a free discreet assessment of your land and rental rate. 403-442-3186 or 403-350-9674. 16n17p 

3.92 acres 1.5 miles off HW 21 between Trochu and Three Hills. 932 sq. ft. home. 2 BR up; 2 down. Laminate flooring on main. Wood stove upstairs. Bsmt partially developed. 3 car hot water in-floor heated detached garage with 10 x 10 doors/openers – wired for 110 and 220. Large garden; small dugout; various outbuildings. 442-2791. j21mc 

Elnora Motors (2005)~CARS:~2008 Chevy Uplander Van 33,000 km, loaded $18,000~2006 Buick Allure CXL 124,000 km $13,500~2005 Buick Allure CX, 125,000 kms $11,500~2004 Buick Park Avenue, loaded, 130,000 kms $16,500~2003 Pontiac Sunfire, 5 spd std, $4,000~2003 Pontiac Sunfire, 5 spd std, $4,500~TRUCKS~2008 Chev LTZ 1/2 ton crew cab 4x4 Nav. 150,000 $20,500~2006 GMC 1/2 ton Crew Cab SLE 98,000 km $21,500~2006 GMC 1/2 ton Crew Cab SLT 76,000 km $20,500~2005 GMC SLE 1/2 ton, ext. cab 4x4, 89,000 km $13,500~2005 GMC SLE 1/2 ton Xcab 4x4 $14,000~2004 GMC 3/4 ton 2WD ext. cab 89,000 kms $15,000~2004 Ford Ranger Ext. Cab 2WD, 5 spd, 90,000 km $8,500~1994 GM 3/4 ton, 2WD, long box, 172,000 kms $4,500~For more info on these units, call us at (403) 773-3622. Talk to Mel. Check out our website at a18mc 

2006 Pontiac Torrent SUV, only 46,000 km, only $11,900~2006 Dodge Dakota Club Cab 4x4, extra clean & equipped, 76,000 km and only $14,250~2006 Malibu Maxx LT, fully equipped, incl. DVD, only 43,000 km & only $9,950~2006 Pontiac G6 GT, fully equipped, only 53,000 km $10,950~2006 Chev Cobalt LS, 5 spd, air, tilt, CD, etc. Only 65,000 km $5,900~2006 Pontiac Ext. Montana SV6, 66,000 km. $8,900~2006 Pontiac Montana SV6, air, tilt, cruise, CD, etc., only 73,000 km and only $7,500~2006 Dodge Grand Caravan, nicely equipped and extra clean, extended version, Stow & Go, only 54,000 km $11,900~2006 Dodge Caravan, 65,000 km, very clean, $8,900~2004 Saturn Vue SUV, air, tilt, cruise, CD, power locks & windows, keyless entry, power sunroof, etc. Only 60,100 km. $8,950~All units "CAR PROOF" and~mechanically inspected~and well equipped~Personal warranty on vehicles at no extra charge. Phone Rollie - 52 years automotive experience in Three Hills 443-5477. a25mc 

Live the Dream of Self-Employment! Local small business loans available. Government subsidized business training program for unemployed individuals. Call Community Futures Wild Rose for more info 1-888-881-9675. s22mc 

Jeld-wen Windows and Doors~Contractors discount to everyone~THREE HILLS GLASS~Authorized Dealer~403-443-7898~ m7mc 

ACME FARMERS MARKET~Every second Wednesday~in July & August~(July 14 & 28 and~August 11 & 25)~3:30 - 7 pm~Acme Curling Rink~NEW VENDORS WELCOME~Trish 403-546-3988~ 7a25p 

Three Hills Ladies Golf~Two-Ball Tournament~Sat., Sept. 11, $120/team.  Includes light breakfast, 18 holes and steak dinner. 10:00 shotgun start. Max. 32 teams. Call 403-443-5065 to register. 4s1p 

PRAIRIE CHRISTIAN~ACADEMY PRESCHOOL~is accepting applications~for Fall 2010~Contact: Pat Massey~Days (403) 443-5511~Eves. (403) 3a25p 

Three Hills Playschool Registration Aug. 30th at 6:30pm at the Playschool. Ages 3 to Pre-K, potty trained. Annual General Mtg. to follow at 7:30pm. For more info call Jill at 443-5143. 2a25c 

Three Hills Children's Theatre AUDITIONS for Sleeping Beauty (ages 8-14) Aug. 25 & 26, 6-8 pm, Three Hills Arts Academy. For more info, call Vicki Friesen 403-443-5101. 2a25p 

Trochu Farmer's Market cancelled for August 26 due to Wild Pink Yonder events. The next Market will be Sept. 9. 2a25c 

Trochu Playschool is now accepting pre-registration for the fall semester. Registration night will be September 6 with classes to start Sept. 14. For more information or to pre-register, please contact Laura-Lee at 403-442-3835. 3s1c 

Community Shower for Alisha Kennedy, daughter of Blake and Carol Kennedy, bride-elect to Niall Chambers Saturday, August 28, 2 pm, Huxley Hall. Everyone welcome. 2a25p 

KALS Fall Classes~Computer Basics Sept. 15~My Computer Sept. 22~MS Office WORD~Sept. 29 & Oct. 6~MS Office EXCEL~Oct. 13 & 20~Point & Shoot Oct. 27~MS Publisher Nov. 3~Tips & Tricks Nov. 17~Skype - Nov. 24~MS Outlook Dec. 1 & 8~Seniors Computers Sept. 24,~Oct. 29 & Nov. 26~Computer Tutoring Sept. 28,~Oct. 26 & Nov. 30~Spanish Sept 14 to Nov 30~GED Sept 16 to Dec 9~St. John First Aid~Sept 25-26, Oct 16-17, Nov 20-21~Phone 2s1c 

It's Time To Join ELEVATE! A fitness class NEW to Linden. Guaranteed to help you shed unwanted poiunds, increase strength and boost your energy! Are you ready to get moving? Contact Sarah Klassen for info 403-835-0245, email: 2s1p 

Torrington/Wimborne Playschool Registration Night/Meet the Teacher Monday, Sept. 13, 7 pm. Annual meeting 7:30 pm. Classes begin Sept. 15, running every Monday & Wednesday. Children must be age 3 & potty trained. Please contact Lisa Linderman 391-7901. 3s8c 

GARAGE SALE at Three Hills Flea Market (Catholic Church Parking Lot) Sat., Aug. 28, 10-3. Awesome kids stuff and more! 1a25p 

Three Hills - Available immediately: 2 bedroom 4-plex. No smoking, no pets, no children. Call 1-403-507-5094. j23mc ~
Link Self Storage Units~& RV Storage~Located at~825 Central Ave., Linden, AB~Chain linked fenced lot~with security cameras~403-443-1004 or 403-443-0680~8x20 Storage Unit $125/month~RV Storage $25/month~ s17mc 

For Rent, Three Hills: Fully furnished 2 bedroom basement suite available September 1. Central location with nice backyard, deck, assigned parking at back with plug-ins. $690.00/month including utilities. N/S, no pets, no children. Damage deposit and references required. For details, contact 403-373-3739. 2a18p 

FOR LEASE~Prime retail or Office space~Main Street, Three Hills~NEWLY RENOVATED~Phone 403-335-9127~ a7mc 

JUST REDUCED - Trochu - 1 bdr apartment, very clean. $600 + electricity + DD. We pay water & heat. Centrally located. No pets. Please call 1-403-397-6731. a11mc 

For Lease - Three Hills: 2 bdr basement suite. Large windows, very bright. F/S/W/D, private entrance. N/S, N/P, D/D required. References required. $700/mo. including utilities. Call 780-552-3088. j30mc 

Acme – Newer mobile home, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, deck. $1,100 plus utilities. $1,100 SD. Call Christine at 403-546-2628. a4mc 

3 bdr. apt. for rent - Three Hills. $650 includes utilities. No smoking or pets. Quiet lifestyle. References required. 403-443-5040. 8s29p 

Four bedroom home available September 1. 716-8 street NE Three Hills. $900.00 per month plus utilities. 403-443-5594. 3s1c 

FOR RENT - 2 Bdr Townhouse. 5 Appliances, Attached garage, Front and back deck. Avail. Sept 1. No pets, no smoking. $950 + Utilities + DD. Call 403-373-2104 or 403-443-9221. 2a25c 

Bright 1 bdr basement suite - Three Hills. Includes one bay in double car garage. Big yard, excellent central location. Available September. $525/mo. + utilities, $525 DD. Phone 403-588-0208. 3s1p 

House for rent in Trochu for a family. 3 bedroom, 3 bathrooms. Large private yard, well maintained. No smoking, drinking, pets or partying. Damage deposit and references required. $1200/mo. + utilities. Phone 403-443-7191 (leave message). Available Sept. 1. 2a25p 

For Rent - Clean, bright 2 bdr basement suite between Prairie and Main St. available immediately. Four appliances. No pets, smoking or partying. $480 + utility surcharge. 403-443-7355 or (cel.) 0562. 2a25p 

For Rent: Three Hills - 2 bdr house, large yard, 2 bathrooms, single garage, F/S/D/W/D. Rent $850 + utilities, DD $850. References required. No smoking. 403-803-9492. 2a25p 

Four bedroom, two bath, single car garage, includes appliances, east of Three Hills, minimum one year lease, $700 per month + DD. Utilities not included. No inside pets. Please fax contact information, including family size and two references to 403-443-7442. 2a25p 

For Rent - 1 bdr. rental suite, Three Hills. $500/mo. including utilities plus equal Security Deposit. Close to downtown and Prairie. Phone 403-443-7098. 1a25p 

Available Sept. 1, 2010. Fully furnished one bedroom basement suite. Washer & dryer, satellite TV, all utilities except telephone included. 6 blocks from Prairie. $550 per month and DD. ND, NS, no pets. Phone 403-443-5798 or 403-443-1585. 3s1p 

3 bdr. house for rent in Acme with garage and yard. $850/mo. Available Sept. 1. 403-808-9129. 2a25p 

House for Rent in Linden. Very clean 3 bedroom home with garage. Close to school. No smoking, no pets. 403-546-5237. 2a25p 

House for Rent in Three Hills: 5 bedroom, 3 bath, 6 appliances with large attached garage. DD, NS. References required. Available immediately. 403-443-0643. 4s15p 

Round Bale Hauling &~Tub Grinding Service~(Self-loading Bale Truck~& Haybuster Tub Grinder)~Delton Boese 403-546-2166~ a21mc 

Custom Haying and Round Bale Hauling. We will look after all of your haying needs. Everything from swathing to stacking in your yard with self-loading truck. Call Evan 371-9197. 14s1p 

Engel Livestock Transports - You call, we haul. 26 ft. ground load stock trailer, 20,000 lb. load capacity. Marvin 403-556-0787. j18mc 

For Sale - Combine 915 International diesel, hydrostatic, 2,381 hours. Excellent running condition. Great for extra combine, $4800 obo. Call 403-239-0521 evenings and weekends; 403-807-3418 days. 4s1p 

COMBINES FOR SALE~2003 JD 9650 with 914 PU HEADER. Duals, hopper topper, long unloading auger, beater speed-up kit, chaff spreader, straw chopper.~1999 JD 9650 with 914 PU HEADER. Duals, hopper topper, long unloading auger, high inertia cylinder, beater kit and grate, beater speed-up kit, chaff spreader, straw chopper, yield monitor. Complete engine rebuild at 1720 hours in 2004.~1998 JD 9610 with 914 PU HEADER. New rubber, hopper topper, long unloading auger, high inertia cylinder, beater kit and grate upgrade, beater speed-up kit, chaff spreader, straw chopper, yield monitor.~HEADERS FOR SALE~2004 SP 36' HONEY BEE DRAPER. JD attachment, split Hart Carter pu reel, cross auger, dual knife drive, hyd fore/aft, transport kit.~2005 SP 36' HONEY BEE DRAPER. JD attachment, split Ull pu reel, cross auger, hyd fore/aft, transport kit.~2002 MACDON 962 30' DRAPER. JD attachment, Ull pu reel, hyd fore/aft transport kit.~***All units are in premium shape and are field ready***~Call for details 403-333-3153~or 3s1p 

MARY KAY COSMETICS~Has a skin care program for every type of skin. Excellent moisturizers, glamour and body care. Karen Penner 403-443-2370, Consultant over 30 years. mc 

FIREWOOD - Quality dry bulk or bagged firewood. Spruce & pine, birch, or aspen. Prompt reliable service. Stacking & delivery available. Phone Lance (403) 506-9663. j21mc 

2 - 1000 gal. and 2 - 500 gal. Fuel Tanks with stands. 403-650-5575. 3a25p 

For Sale - Painters equipment: paint trigger, colorants, drop sheets, ladders, spray equipment. Also, Port-A-Cable table saw & accessories. Phone 572-3228. 2a25p 

For Sale -12 x 34 addition. Bedroom at one end. Gas heater included. $1200 obo. Located in Acme. 403-631-2490. 2a25p 

For Sale - Antique front axle wagon wheels. Must sell. Worth $2500, selling for $1500 or any offers. Must go by Sept. 1. 403-808-9129. 2a25p 

Hand Water Pumps - Concerned about no power, no water and no back-up? Put a Simple Pump down your existing well. Simple, high quality, low effort hand pump. 403-442-4238. a18mc 

GUITAR LESSONS~Acoustic, Electric & Bass~Call Dean 443-2129~ a25mc 

For Sale - Newer Inglis Washer. Large capacity Amana Dryer. Excellent condition. $200 both. 403-442-3118. 1a25p 

D'ARCY DRYWALLING~& PAINTING~Interior & exterior painting, drywalling, boarding & taping, stuccoing, parging, texture ceilings. Oscar 443-7599, Three Hills. j15mc 

Web Designs Galore - Websites starting at $100. "Custom Design & Reasonable Rates" Graphics, Hosting, URL's. Visit my portfolio Call Cindy 403-442-4365 or e-mail a18mc 

HIGH SPEED INTERNET~for town and"Connecting the Community" 25d22p 

HELP FOR SENIORS~Light housekeeping, meal preparation, respite help for caregivers & personal companions for Continuing Care residents - all available. Reasonable rates with bondable insured staff. Please call HELPING HANDS toll free at 1-888-364-2476. n26mc 

FOR HIRE: Skid Steer & HD Grapple Fork~- Digging Bucket, Snow Bucket~- 2T Truck~- 20' 5th W Deck Trailer~- Building demo, concrete removal~Call 403-443-3770. m11mc 

Three Hills and District~Chamber of Commerce~RENTAL PROGRAM~White Tablecloths~(rectangular and round)~White Linen Napkins~Wine Glasses~Vases~Mirror Tiles~Glass Beads~Head Table Skirting~Call Marlene 443-5898~ m6mc 

PATCH 'N PAINT does interior "make-overs"  drywall repair/ new paint and re-paints/new texture and re-texture. Call Ken Brauen 403-443-0583. o7mc 

YARD CARE~General lawn care & yard cleaning. Contact William Upton at 403-443-9226. Free estimates - contract or hourly rates. 4a25p 

ACCORDION LESSONS~SPECIAL OFFER!~September through December 2010. $40 total. Includes 3-5 lessons per month. Books and instruments as needed or as available. 403-443-5667. 9s29p 

MUSIC LESSONS~Piano, Voice, Accordion, Theory. Ray Olson, BMus, Bth, M.A. Calls welcome: 403-443-5667. 9s29p 

Experienced piano teacher accepting new students. Lessons in your home or my Three Hills studio. Beginner through grade 8. Excellent rates. Phone Rachel. 403-443-5040. 5s15p 

HOUSE CLEANING Services available starting Sept. 1. 3 years experience. References available. Call Brenda 403-546-6727. 4s8p 

MUSIC LESSONS: Piano, Voice, Flute, Village Voice Choir. Experienced qualified teacher Brenda Johnson ARCT BMUS. 403-546-2586. 4s28p
NILGIRIS~TEA HOUSE~OPEN SATURDAYS 10-10~SUNDAYS, 3-10~Light lunches,~Evening Suppers~& Delectable Desserts~Ph: 403-443-7547~"Sip Back & Relax"~ a16mc

Alcoholics Anonymous~and Alanon Meetings~Thursdays at 8:00 p.m. at Knox United Church basement, Three Hills. A.A. 403-443-7970, Alanon 403-443-7216. 51d22p

In loving memory of~Att and Lois Keila~The ones we love are out of sight~But never out of mind.~They're cherished always in the hearts~Of those they leave behind.~ 1a25p

THANK YOU~Elmer Davis and Family would like to extend our thanks to all those who attended his 75th Birthday Party on August 7 at the Sunnyslope Hall! The visiting was wonderful, pot-luck delicious, the hugs, cards and good wishes extremely appreciated! Thanks to those of you that travelled so far and for emails and messages for those who couldn't attend (we missed you). It's wonderful to know we have such a great group of friends and family. We love you all! 1a25p

Thank you so much for the wonderful community gits at my wedding shower and thank you to everyone who attended or sent gifts. What a great community to be a part of.~Thank you again~Jocelyn Rector-Tindal~ 1a25p
Spayed indoor female Siamese cat looking for a loving home. 443-5304. 2a25p
Border Collie/Red Heeler Cross Pups. Working parents, excellent disposition, great pets. 403-443-0966. 2a1p

Live the Dream of Self-Employment! Local small business loans available. Government subsidized business training program for unemployed individuals. Call Community Futures Wild Rose for more info 1-888-881-9675. s22mc

GREAT OPPORTUNITY~OPPORTUNITY is knocking, along with a great wage, hours, on-the-job training and great benefits! Heavy Duty Journeyman or 3rd or 4th year Apprentice Mechanic required for local heavy-duty truck/trailer repair shop. This is a career for the right person - supervisory skills, multi-tasker and organized. If you can fill these boots, then we have a position for you. Apply in person to: Bigfoot & Co. Inc., 238 - 17 Ave. NW, Box 687, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0. Phone 403-443-3668, or by fax 403-443-7708, or by email: 3a25c

South Central Alberta Business, 1 hour NE of Calgary, has openings for highly motivated Mechanics (licensed or non-licensed), Service Techs and a Journeyman Partsman. Experience with heavy and agricultural machinery would be an asset. We offer excellent wages and benefits. Please fax resume with references to (403) 546-3709 or call Melanie @ 546-2278, ext. 5. 4s8p

Large scale Feedlot Operation near Acme, AB has openings for the following positions:~- Processors~- Feed Truck Operators~We offer excellent wages and benefits. Permanent positions. Please fax resume with work references to (403) 546-3709, Attn: Trevor. 3a25p

Complete Ag Services out of Acme, AB is looking for multi-talented Class 1 Drivers. Must be able to cross Border. Duties will include: cattle, grain, manure, silage and dirt. All aspects of trucking will be required. Positions available immediately. Must live within commuting distance of Acme. Must have minimum 2 years driving experience. Fax resume with 5 work references and 7 year abstract to Trevor @ 403-546-3709 or call 403-701-7376. 4s8p

Building Maintenance Supervisor. Salary - DOE. Send resume to fax 403-443-8889 or 4a25p

Part-Time Secretary Required: Three Hills/Carbon Pastoral charge of the United Church of Canada requires a part-time secretary. Approx. 8 hours/week. Flexible hours. The secretary will coordinate volunteers; prepare the Bulletin, the occasional newsletter and the Annual Report; as well as perform regular Secretarial duties. Organizational and excellent communication skills are essential. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office, Excel or equivalent. Remuneration based on experience. Send resumes to: Ministry and Personnel, c/o Box 1553, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0. 4s1c

Two Brothers Steak House, Three Hills, requires servers with ProServe. Apply in person. 443-7252. 4s8p

WANTED: Housesitter for small acreage outside of Acme for three weeks in September 2010. Must live in and be willing to care for a puppy, cats, horse, and chickens. Future opportunities available as well. Susan 403-546-3797 if interested. References required. 2a25p

Rhino Enterprises hiring energy services employees. Experience is an asset but will train. Phone 443-1431. 2a25p

Grain Farm Employees Needed for upcoming harvest and fall operations.~EQUIPMENT OPERATORS~CLASS 1 DRIVERS~We offer Excellent Wages, Benefits, Seasonal or Full time, Advancement opportunities. Call Daryl @ 403-333-3153 or 3s1p

LAMPLIGHTER INN: Housekeeping - mature, responsible. 20 to 30 hours per week. Call 403-443-5919 or drop by. 2a25p

WANTED - Indoor, mouse-proof winter storage for 2 classic vehicles. Please call 442-2858. 4s15p

FEEDLOT HELP WANTED: Processors, equip. operators, pen riders and general feedlot help required in a modern 16,000 head lot located 60 miles NE of Calgary. Fax resumes to 403-546-4231. 4s15p

Experienced Oilfield Operators for Trackhoe, Dozer & Grader. Three Hills/Acme area. Fax 403-749-3367. 2s1p

Part-time Room Attendants required. Drop off resume at front desk, Three Hills Super 8 or fax 443-8889. 2a1c

For Rent in Swalwell, AB - 3 bdr mobile trailer. Available immediately. $750/mo. + DD + utilities. Phone 276-3816, Calgary, ask for Tom. 2s1p

GYMNASTICS REGISTRATION~GENERAL MEETING~MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2010~6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.~Three Hills Community Centre~WEDNESDAY NIGHTS~KINDERGYM 4:30 – 5:30~ROLLERS 5:30 – 6:30~CARTWHEELERS 6:30 – 8:00~TUES & THURS NIGHTS~COMPETITIVE 1 5:30 – 7:30~COMPETITIVE 2 7:00 – 9:00~Gymnasts are placed according~to age and skill level~MOM & TOT PROGRAM~THURSDAYS 10:15 – 11:00~Ages 3 & 4 + Parent~FOR MORE INFO CALL~LISA DOKA 403-443-7295~LYNNETTE ROSGEN 403-443-0078~ 2s1c

Estate Acreage Yard Sale~3 3/4 miles north of Hwy 27 on Hwy 791 (Reed Ranch area) Saturday, August 28, 10:00 am: Livestock Shelter & Equipment, small haying equipment, large and small shop tools, welders, 30 ton press, 3 pt hitch attachments, household items and many misc items. Everything must go. Call 403-994-1147 for more information. 1a25p

Harvest Help Wanted: Truck driver with Class 3 license. Also experienced combine driver. Phone Don at 403-572-3284, cel. 403-321-0032. 3s8p

The family of Raymond Dau would like to express their thanks and love to all of you who have helped us through this time. The flowers, food, cards, phone calls, visits and memories that you shared with us are treasures that we will not forget. Thanks to the staff at the Three Hills Health Care Centre and to the staff and volunteers at the Linden Nursing Home for the compassionate care and attention given to Ray. May God bless you all for your kindness.~Allan & Jane~Bill & Pat~Joanne~Susan~and families~ 1a25p

House for rent - 2 bdr. in Acme. Contact 403-869-2948. 3s8p

Rockyford Ringette Association REGISTRATION NIGHT Tues., Sept. 7 at Rockyford Arena, 7:30 pm. Info Glenda Wheeler 403-644-2227. 2s1p

Sunterra Meats Trochu is now hiring food processing labourers to work in its export oriented pork processing plant. Previous experience in a production line work setting is not required, but would be an asset. The successful candidates will perform a variety of processing and packing tasks in a fast paced environment that is at the same time both safety and quality conscious. Training is provided, with regular evaluations. Job rotation is encouraged, and raises are based on both the skill level and dependability of the worker. This is a physically demanding job, requiring standing in a line position for up to 2 1/2 hours at a time. For the above positions we are offering $13.08/hr to start with a potential top rate of $18.00/hr. Assistance with housing can be arranged for those who may need it. If you have questions, contact Andy at 403-442-4202, ext 263. Applications may be submitted on-line at, by email to, by fax to 403-442-2771, or in person at the plant, located at 233 North Rd in Trochu. 1a25c

Power lift chair - sage colour. Used 4 months. Just like new. $500 firm. Will deliver. Phone 403-443-5615. 2s1p

2002 Chev Venture, 191,000 km. $2500 obo. Phon 443-2299. 3s8p 

1985 MF 860 combine, V8, hydrostatic, MF 9024 straight-cut header, Melroe pickup, shedded. Phone 403-546-3110 or cel. 588-6469. a25mc