Classifieds September 15 - September 22

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

3 Bedroom, Two Bathroom, 1100 sq ft bungalow in quiet neighbourhood near school for sale. Minimum down payment, great assumable mortgage at 4.05% for 5 years. For more information or to view the house, please call Scott at 403-443-2884 or 403-831-9589. 2s15p

Elnora Motors (2005)~CARS:~2008 Chevy Uplander Van 33,000 km, loaded $18,000~2007 GMC SLE 1/2 ton Ex. Cab 4x4, 52,000 km, $24,500~2006 Buick Allure CXL 130,000 km $13,000~2005 Buick Allure CX, 125,000 kms $10,000~2004 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 $13,000~2004 GMC 3/4 ton 2WD ext. cab 89,000 kms $14,000~2004 Ford Ranger Ext. Cab 2WD, 5 spd, 90,000 km $8,500~For more info on these units, call us at (403) 773-3622. Talk to Mel. Check out our website at s1mc

2006 Mazda 3, red, 4 dr, 5 speed, 94K, $9,400~2006 Mazda 3 GT, white, 4 dr sedan, $12,500~2006 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 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. s15mc

SCRAP VEHICLE FALL CLEANUP - cash for some, please call Tim at Heavy Metal Auto Wreckers. 403-442-2600. 4s29c

08 Dodge Charger SE, 50,000 km, 3.5L, V6, tint, alloys. Asking $17,500. Phone 403-443-2103. 4s29p

2005 Nissan Xterra 83,000 km, 4wd, power locks and windows, keyless entry, A/C, 4.0L V6, automatic transmission, silver exterior, charcoal interior with cloth seating. Regularly maintained and very clean SUV, original owners. $16,900. Call (403) 443-2568. 2s15p 

For Sale - '91 Honda Accord EX, 4 dr, lots of work done - tires, brakes, rad, batt. Body good. $1,900 obo. 443-7717. 1s15p

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 

All women welcome to join the ladies at Bethel EMC. This fall we will be digging deeply into God's word with Kay Arthur's 8 week inductive study, "Covenant: God's Enduring Promises." Beginning Tues., Sept. 21 at 9:30 am (child care is provided), or join our evening group Wed., Sept. 22 at 7:00 pm. Please call 443-7239 for more information. 3s22c

Come & Go Bridal Shower for J.J. Wagmough, bride-elect of Mike Dalmer Sat., Sept. 18, 7-9 pm at the Super 8 Motel meeting room. 2s15c

Join Our Weight-Loss Challenge: In a 6 week class, you will receive: Free Body Analysis, Personal Coaching, Group Support and more... Pre-register for more info: (403) 546-2792. Classes Starting Immediately. 2s15p

They've bought the dress and ordered the cake~They're anxious about the vows they'll make~Help pass the time and shorten the wait~We're having a shower and here is the date.~September 22, 2010 A bridal shower to honor and meet Melissa Abbott, fiancée of Tyler Leischner 7 pm, The Tea House at St. Ann's Ranch, Trochu. Please call Amanda Leslie at 403-896-3094 for directions, and to RSVP. 3s22p

"ART IN THE COUNTY"~Celebrate Alberta Arts Days with an art treasure hunt in Kneehill County September 17 - 30, 2010. Follow your "Guide to Art Treasures" by visiting the locations listed, view the artwork, fill in the guide with the name of the artist and the name of the piece of art. The more locations you visit the greater your chance of winning a beautiful prize. Guides and Artworks can be found at the following locations: Acme: Acme Building Center, Bank of Montreal and NAPA Auto Parts; Linden: Country Dollar, Global Grounds and Jo-Al Styles; Three Hills: IDA, T.H. Bookstore and T.H. Home Hardware; Trochu: Balkwill's Pharmacy, Trochu Library and Trochu Jewellery. Treasure Hunt Guides have to be returned by Sept. 30 to be eligible for draws. "ART IN THE COUNTY" is sponsored by Arts Alive in Kneehill as a way to connect our local artists with our county residents. 1s15c

Ballroom Dance Classes are starting up October 3rd. Three Hills School gym from 7-9 p.m. Waltz, West Coast Swing and Cha Cha. $55 for 4 hours of lessons. For more information email 1s15p

Bridal Shower for Marie Atherton, bride elect of Brett Henkel, to be held at the home of Beth Weigum (403-442-2561) on September 24th, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.  Registered at the Bay. Everyone welcome. 2s22p

The Three Hills Neons Swim Club Society's Annual General Meeting is scheduled for September 27, 2010 at 7:00 pm at the Aquatic Centre's meeting room. Everyone welcome! 2s22c

ACME DANCE TROUPE Registration Night Thurs., Sept. 16, 7 pm, Acme School foyer. Fees will be collected. Info: Melissa 546-4286 or Meagan 546-2488. 1s15p

Come Celebrate John Schmidt's 80th Birthday at the Acme Seniors Hall Sat., Sept. 25, 1-4 pm. 1s15p

Three Hills Figure Skating Club General Meeting and Registration, Three Hills Arena Lobby, Wed., Sept. 29, 6:30 pm. $25 rebate on registration fees for all in attendance. KidSkate/CanSkate starts Oct. 14. Info: Brandie 403-556-0727 or Bev 443-7340. 1s15c

GARAGE SALE: 219 - 6th Avenue South, in the back yard garage. 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, Saturday, September 18, 2010. 1s15p

CUSTOM COMBINING~8010 Case IH Combine with 36 ft. straight cut header and pick up header. Call for rates. 403-888-6993. 5s29p

CUSTOM SWATHING - New JOHN DEERE 4895 with 30' HONEYBEE header looking for swathing acres. 403-350-9674. 4s22p ~
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 - 2 bedroom main floor suite in Wheatland Apartments includes fridge, stove, laundry facilities and all utilities except power. Available Oct. 1. Quiet lifestyle, no smoking and no pets, references required. Phone 443-2283. s8mc

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

FOR RENT - 3 bedroom house with garage, south of Three Hills. No pets, NS, ND. Damage Deposit. References required. Phone 403-808-7417 or 1-403-888-1230. 3s15p

Acme – Newer mobile home, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, deck. $900 plus utilities. $900 SD. Call Christine at 403-546-2628. s1mc

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 immediately. 716-8 street NE Three Hills. $900.00 per month plus utilities. 403-443-5594, 403-443-3304. 4s29c

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

For Rent: Office Space starting at $2.50/sq ft and shop space starting at $6/sq ft. Yard space also available. Located at the GFI building in Linden 403-546-0011. 2s15p

3 Bedroom house for rent in quiet neighbourhood near school in Three Hills. For more information or to see the house call 403-443-2884 or 403-831-9589. 2s15p

Trochu - Large 5 bdr bungalow, 2 bathrooms, stove, 2 fridges, washer/dryer, newly renovated. New carpet, new tile, could come furnished or unfurnished. Furnished $1150/mo. Unfurnished $1000/mo. Plus utilities, plus DD. No pets. Available Oct. 1. Please phone 403-397-6731. s8mc

For Rent - 3 bdr home in Three Hills. $800 + utilities. ALSO 4 bdr home in Swalwell $900 + utilities. Phone 403-277-6558. 2s22p

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

Rye for sale. 403-773-2476 leave message, or call 403-442-3092 before noon. 2s22p

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

FEEDER AD~Tired of paying Commissions? Offering contacting and ranch direct Cattle purchases at competitive prices.~Highway 21 Feeders~Lyle (403) 546-2278, Ext. 6~ 9o27p

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

Flexicoil 5000 Drill - 33 ft., 12", paired row, 5.5" rubber packers, Flexicoil 2320 TBH cart with 3rd tank for canola or innoculants, 10" auger, rear hitch. $50,000. Drumheller 403-823-9462 or 823-0412 cell. 4o6p

Case 725 PT Swather, 25' Bat rrel, Kerr Shear, $4500 obo. Drumheller 403-823-9462 or 823-0412 cell. 4o6p

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

For Sale - Antique Wagon Wheels, with front hitch attached. Best offer. 403-808-9129. 2a25p

For Sale - 2 used 14' wood grainery floors. $800/pair. 443-3333. 3s15c

For Sale: Free Spirit Cardio Cross Trainer 808, Replex Step, in like-new condition $500 obo. Phillips 10 inch colour TV with remote (white) $50. Burgundy truck topper will fit full size pre-2000 trucks, $300 obo. FREE barn cats and kittens to give away. Please call Melisa (403) 572-3580. 2s22p

Round solid oak (Bracko Bros.) pedestal table & 5 chairs, 2 inserts. Very good condition. Paid $1500, asking $500. 546-2414. 2s22p 

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

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

MOVING IN?~MOVING OUT?~Have your home professionally cleaned. Call Mel Stevens 403-443-3797 for rates and availability. We also provide services for Commercial Businesses. 2a15p

NILGIRIS~TEA HOUSE~OPEN SATURDAYS 10-10~SUNDAYS, 3-10~Light lunches,~Evening Suppers~& Delectable Desserts~Ph: 403-443-7547~"Sip Back & Relax"~ a16mc

Helen Wade (VILLAGE BARBER) is now employed with Kelly's Barber Shop, Main Street, Olds, AB. Monday through Friday 9:30 - 5. No appointment needed. 403-556-1166. 4s22p

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

WANTED TO BUY: Exercise bike for reasonable price. Phone 403-443-2664. 2s15p

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

South Central Alberta feed yard looking for a Mill Manager. Experience in handling and processing commodities is an asset but will train the right applicant. Please fax resume to Trevor at (403) 546-3709. 2s15p

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. 2s22p

Complete Ag Services out of Acme, AB is looking for multi-talented Class 1 Drivers. Must be able to cross Border. All aspects of trucking will be required. Positions available immediately. Must have minimum 2 years driving experience. Fax resume with 3 work references and 5 year abstract to Trevor @ 403-546-3709 or call 403-701-7376. 3s22p

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 2s15p

LAMPLIGHTER INN:~Housekeeping - mature, responsible. 20 to 30 hours per week. Call 403-443-5919 or drop by. 2s15p

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

Part-time Room Attendants required. Drop off resume at front desk, Three Hills Super 8 or fax 443-8889. 2s22c

FAMILY RESOURCE WORKER~The Kneehill Community Resource Program requires a Family Resource Worker for the schools and communities of Carbon, Acme and Linden. This is a full-time contract running from October 25, 2010 to July 29, 2011 to cover a maternity leave.~Responsibilities include: Social/emotional support of individuals and families; Assessment and referral; Liaising with schools, families and community agencies; Development of preventative education programs and groups; Working as part of a team; Working in schools and communities.~Qualifications: Preference given to University Degree in the Human Services field (Social Sciences or BSW); Travel is required, must provide own vehicle.~Applicants should direct their resume, including references to: Kneehill Community Resource Program Hiring Committee, 232 Main Street, Box 400, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0 Fax (403)443-5115 Closing date is September 23, 2010. We thank all the applicants for their interest in this position and advise only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. 3s15c

Construction Workers Required - Can apprentice for carpentry. Vehicle necessary. Benefits available. Apply by phone to Demco Construction 403-350-2658. 3s15p

HARVEST HELP WANTED - Experienced operator with newer equipment looking for equipment operators for fall season. Class 3 or 1 license an asset but not necessary. 403-506-1422. 4s22p

NOW HIRING~Local oilfield company looking to hire person(s) to fill permanent/full-time position. Successful candidate would be a positive, energetic, and self-motivated person with a Class 1 license to operate tank trucks and provide superior customer service. Offering an awesome work environment, competitive wages, many bonus/reward opportunities, scheduled days off, and much more. If you desire to be a part of a growing and successful company and have a great attitude, come join our team. Call 403-443-0344 to drop off resume and book interview. 2s15p

Friesen Plumbing looking for ambitious individual wanting to start their Plumbing Apprenticeship. Must be willing to work long hours. Please send resumes to or fax to 403-443-5620. 2s15c

GFI in Linden is currently looking for a Shop Welder. Must be a self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision. Call Dean 403-369-8056. 2s15p

Best Western Diamond Inn is looking for full-time housekeepers. Perfect job for Mom with school-age children. Please submit resume to Best Western Diamond Inn or email to 2s15c

A & W Three Hills is now accepting applications for full-time positions. $10.49/hr. Part-time evening and weekend shifts are aso available. Preference will be given to those willing to work shift work. Please drop off, mail or fax your resume Attention Tania Dancey, A & W, Box 1577, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0. Fax (403) 443-2894. Or apply online 2s15c

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. 3s29p

It's a Girl!~Kaia Lee Hannam was born September 2, 2010 weighing 6 lb 10 oz. Proud parents are Tom and Katie Hannam of Airdrie; proud grandparents are Jim and Debbie Barkman of Three Hills and Lee and Debra Whittaker of Airdrie; proud great-grandmothers are Margaret Trentham of Three Hills and Lois Sorvisto of Airdrie. 1s15p

THANK YOU to all who contributed to our community gift for our wedding shower. It was much appreciated!~Danielle McCook &~Kyle Tolman~ 1s15p

Three Hills Children's Theatre~presents~Sleeping Beauty~Sept. 30, Oct 1 & 2 7:00 pm~and Sat matinee 2:00pm~Tickets available at the~Tickle Trunk 403 443-5101~ 3s29c

Frank Barton Collinge Sr. passed from this life onto his reward on Friday, Sept. 10, 2010 at the Red Deer Hospital. A memorial service will be held Monday, Sept. 20 at 3 pm at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, McKenzie Road, South Red Deer (beside Leon's). 1s15c

MOVING & GARAGE SALE Sat., Sept. 18, 8 am - 7 pm at 315 - 9th St. S, Three Hills. Furniture, appliances, yard stuff, lots of new and used good stuff. 1s15p

We would like to thank our family and friends for making our 25th Wedding Anniversary surprise party such a great time. All the gifts, cards and well wishes were greatly appreciated.~Dean & Kim Penner~ 1s15p

For Sale - 7 ft. long oak china cabinet with top glass doors. ALSO, 47 inch long padded bar. Phone 403-443-6179 or 443-1149. 1s15p

Bridal Shower for Meagan Wise, bride-elect of Scott Courtney, Sept. 28 at 7 pm, Linden Alliance Church. 2s22p

THANK YOU~I would like to thank all for coming to my birthday party. Also thanks to those who brought or sent cards, phone calls, mass cards, flowers and gifts. A special Thank You to my family for organizing this, the family lunch and cake and for making this a memorable day.~God Bless You all~Lorraine M.~ 1s15p

Wanted: Housekeeper for 2 houses...approximately 8 hours per week. Will need own transportation. Call Rita or Marilyn at 403-443-5284. 2s22c

For Sale - 1993 Rustler RT235 Travel Trailer, 23.5 ft, Jack and Jill bunks in rear, all equipped, very good condition. Asking $6500.00. Call (403) 443-2140. 2s22p

For Rent in Three Hills - Sunny, large 1 bdr partially furnished basement suite. Full bath, bright kitchen and den/storage room. Utilities included, coin laundry on premises. N/S, N/P. $495/mo + DD. References required. Phone 442-2858. 4o6p