Classifieds November 24 - December 1

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 

STARTING OUT? NEEDING TO DOWNSIZE? WANT TO SUBSIDIZE YOUR INCOME? Here's the opportunity you've been waiting for! Move right into this 4 bdrms (2 up 2 down), 2 baths (1 up 1 down), 2 kitchens (1 up 1 down) home centrally located 1/2 a block to PBI. Live upstairs and rent out downstairs. Includes 7 appliances. All new flooring & paint throughout. Detached Single Garage. Kept in pristine shape. Extra large 62.5x140 lot R3 Zoned which allows for rental suite. Quick possession available. Call Fabio 403-443-6666. Asking $189,900. 020mc 

Do you need 4 bdrms, 2 bths? Do you love hardwood? Want a ready to move into home? This 2000+ sq.ft. home has all new flooring, paint, baths, fixtures, appliances and much more. 50x140 Lot zoned R3. Single det. Garage. 24x22 Cement Pad ready for you to build your new shop on. This is a MUST see. Available Immediately. Call Fabio 403-443-6666. Asking $214,900. 020mc 

ACME - Large serviced Mobile Home lot. $45,900. Call 403-631-2490. 3n24p 

Elnora Motors (2005)~CARS:~2008 Buick Lucerne CXL 125,000 kms $13,500~2008 Chevy Uplander Van 33,000 km, loaded $18,000~2006 Buick Allure CXL 130,000 km $12,000~2004 Buick Park Avenue, loaded, 130,000 kms $15,500~2003 Pontiac Sunfire, 5 spd std, $3,500~TRUCKS~2006 GMC 1/2 ton Crew Cab SLE 98,000 km $21,500~2005 GMC SLE 1/2 ton Xcab 4x4, 99,500 km $15,500~2004 GMC 3/4 ton 2WD ext. cab 89,000 kms $14,000~2004 Ford Ranger Ext. Cab 2WD, 5 spd, 90,000 km $7,300~For more info on these units, call us at (403) 773-3622. Talk to Mel. Check out our website at n24mc 

2006 Chev Uplander Ext. Van 82,000 km, new front rotors and pads, 2 new tires, LT model, $9,450~2006 GMC Canyon SLE Z72 4 dr Crew Cab, only 47,000 km $12,450~2006 Mazda 3, red, 4 dr, 5 speed, 94K, $9,940~2006 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 Pontiac G6 GT, fully equipped, only 53,000 km $10,950~2006 Dodge Caravan, 65,000 km, very clean, $8,900~2005 Nissan Sentra 4 dr, only 56,000 km, well equipped, extra clean $7,900 Nissan lease back~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. o20mc 

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 

Take over this GREAT Business. Rooming house. Turn Key Operation, Positive cashflow, Low Maintenance. Ideal for offsite manager/owner. Caters to crews. This newer downtown building has had a complete makeover done to make 8 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 living rooms, Comes complete with all the necessities. The Town of Trochu is experiencing lots of excitement. Crews love staying here. Lots of parking in the back c/w plug ins. This property could easily be converted back to a Dentist office or Chiropractor office. You would be the only game in town. Contact Al Wiebe 403-294-1500 3d8p 

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

Past Ambulance Volunteers~and Employees~All alumni are invited to be Special Guests at an Open House celebrating 38 years of service by Kneehill Ambulance~Saturday, Nov. 27~at 2 pm at the~Linden Cultural Centre~ 3n24c 

BETHLEHEM WALK~Come see the very first Christmas! At the old Home Building Center, Main Street December 2, 3, 4, 10 & 11 from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm daily with a special showing on December 4 from 3 pm - 5 pm. Admission is free! Bring the whole family! 3d1p 

Available at~Balkwill Pharmacy, Trochu~KODAK PICTURE KIOSK~Easy to use~No lineups~Great Pictures~for ALL your Digital~Photography needs~403-442-3823~ 6d15c 

Golden Hills Lodge~TEA & CRAFT SALE~Thursday, November 25~2:00 - 3:30 pm~Craft sale in the Auditorium. Enjoy pie and ice cream! Admission $4.00. Children 5 & under $1.00. Residents FREE. 2n24c 


Elnora Annual Christmas Party put on by Elnora Ag: December 11, 2010, Elnora Hall. Doors open 5:30, Supper 6:30, Entertainment 8:00 - OFF THE RAILS (The Cheek Family Band). Tickets available at Elnora Village office & Jewell's Grocery $27.50 per person. Don't forget to add to our door prize mini chocolates and/or mini liquor bottles. 3d1c 

The Annual General Meeting of Arts Alive in Kneehill will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010 at 7:00 pm at Knox United Church in Three Hills.  Anyone that has an interest in encouraging the Arts in the Kneehill County is asked to attend. All are welcome. 2n24c 

GUZOO CHRISTMAS PAGEANT Wednesday & Thursday, Dec. 1 & 2, 7:15 pm Sharp. Cookies. Bring mug for hot chocolate. 3d1c 

WILD ROSE AG PRODUCERS Annual Meeting at Three Hills Arena Thursday, Dec. 2, 1 pm - 5 pm. How do Railway Transportation Costs affect your farm? 2d1p 

It's not too late to book your Christmas Party at Hillside Lanes. We still have a few openings. Phone 403-443-2003. 2d1c 

Three Hills - Available immediately: 2 bedroom 4-plex. No smoking, no pets, no children. Call 1-403-507-5094. j23mc 

For Rent - 2 bedroom main floor suite in four-plex, includes fridge and stove. Gas and power extra. Available Dec. 1. Close to downtown. Quiet lifestyle, no smoking and no pets. References required. Ph: 443-2283. o27mc 

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

Three Hills - 2 bdr. house $1200 plus utilities. Must leave message. 403-443-2867. 2n10p 

Three Hills - Furnished 2 bdr. house, $450 plus utilities. NP/NS. 403-443-0909. Leave message. 2n24p 

2 bedroom suite, newly renovated, nice backyard, NS. Beds, couch, table, chairs if needed, laundry, appliances, utilities included, central location 1 block N of Main, 443-5234. 4n24p 

5 bedroom home, 5 appliances. Rent $1500 per month plus utilities, NS, NP, $1500 SD. Ref. needed. Please leave a message 403-443-0909. 2n24p 

4 bedroom home, 4 appliances, double car garage, fenced yard. Rent $1000 per month plus utilities. NS, no cats but small dog under 12 kg. $1000 SD. Please leave a message 403-443-2867. 2n24p 

Linden – 3 bdrm townhome, 1 1/2 baths, 3 yrs old, 5 appliances, close to parks, $900/mo + utils, $900 SD. Call Christine @ 403-546-2628. o6mc 

Bachelor suite - clean, friendly building. Electricity, laundry included. $450/mo. In Carbon. Available Dec. 1. 20 mins. to Drumheller or Three Hills. Phone 572-3480 or 201-2390. 3d1p 

Three Hills - 5 bdr. house. Small garage. $1200 plus utilities. Must leave message. 403-443-2867. 2n24p 

Linden – Lovely 1 bdrm home on huge lot right beside coulee park, renovated, new deck, $550 + utils, $550 SD. Call Kim at 403-546-6771. n3mc 

For Rent - House in Trochu: 4 bdr + 2 bathrooms, attached garage, large yard. No pets or smoking. References required. 1 month Damage Deposit. $1100 + utilities. Available immediately. Phone 780-960-3483. 4n24p 

For Rent - Acme: Nice 3 bdr, 2 bath house. Detached heated garage. Kid-friendly. $950/mo. plus utilities. Contact Paul or Tanya 403-340-1422. 5d8p 

2 and 3 bedroom apartments For Rent in Three Hills. Quiet lifestyle. No smoking, partying or pets. References required. For more info, phone 403-443-5040. 8j5p 

Trochu – 2-bdrm duplex, 2 baths, beautifully finished, off-street parking, near Arboretum, $750 plus utils. per month, $800 SD. Call Christine at 403-546-2628. n17mc 

2 and 3 bedroom Mobile Homes for rent or sale in Trochu. Ph 403-442-3135 or 403-391-9119. 4d15p 

LINDEN - 640 sq. ft. room for rent in House. Attached bath, fireplace in room, heated garage parking space. Access to house. Kitchen and washer/dryer privileges. No pets. Single person or couple $600/mo. + $300 DD. Phone 403-993-4694. 4d8p 

For Rent - Double car garage. Unheated for winter storage. 443-7875. 2n24p 

3 bdr Half Duplex, 2 full baths, 2 living areas, single attachd garage, located behind the Aquatic Centre in Three Hills for Rent. $1100 monthly plus utilities and Damage Deposit. References needed. Serious enquiries 403-605-9229. 5d22p 

For Rent - Three Hills: 236 - 1 Ave SE, 2 bdr house. $650/month + utilities. Pet friendly. Available Jan. 1. Contact Mike 1-403-669-8204. 5d15p 

For Rent - 3 bedroom newer Mobile Home in Trochu. 442-4223. n24mc 

2011 SEED FOR SALE~WHEAT~Glenn - Fusarium resistant~- new for 2011~Unity VB - Midge tolerant~CDC Go - Most common~in Area 2,~Waskada - new, good resistance to FHB~Harvest - very popular, early~BARLEY~Bentley - new 2-row malt~rough awn~Metcalfe - old reliable -~2 row malt - rough awn~CDC Austenson - 2 row feed~available in 2012~Sundre - 6 row smooth awn -~GP variety~OATS~Mustang - feed oats, high yield~PEAS~Thunderbird - new~medium yellow, 2.1 standability~CDC Meadow - proven~early yellow, 2.9 standability~FLAX~CDC sorrel - large seed, 112 day~CDC Bethune - medium seed~111 day~CANOLA~Call for varieties available~We have access to many other varieties not mentioned and will try to source any others for you~King's Seed Farm Ltd.~403-443-0005 Harold~403-443-3333 David~ 30j15c 

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

Buying Barley and Wheat Highway 21 Feeders of Acme is buying Wheat and Barley for immediate or deferred delivery. Flat Prices or Basis Contracts available. Contact Ed at 403-546-2278, ext. 3. 8d22p 

HAY FOR SALE - First and second cut - no rain. 403-546-2170. 28ap27p 

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? Looking for a new way to market your livestock? Offering spot or forward pricing on ranch direct Cattle.~Highway 21 Feeders~Tim (403) 546-2278, Ext. 8~ 8d22p 

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 

DAVIS'S FIREWOOD: Seasoned wood - pine & tamarack. Deliveries available. Ph: 403-546-2521. 14d22p 

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

FALL & CHRISTMAS SALE!~Bosch Universal Plus 800 watt~"Precise enough to whip~a single egg white -~Powerful enough to knead~up to 15 lbs. of dough"~Bosch $419.99~Bosch plus Blender $449.99~Bosch & Food Proc. $479.99~Slicer/Shredder $129.99~Nutri-Mill $269.99~(while quantities last)~Cutco knives, cutlery, cookware~(I can meet & often~beat the catalogue sale)~Beckie's Kitchen~820 - 6th Ave. N 403-443-2403~By chance or appointment~ 11d15p 

For Sale - Singer Sewing Machine with cabinet, recently overhauled $50. 31 inch keyboard with stand $60. Motorized chair, used 5 times or less, $700 off new price. Phone 403-443-7146. 3n24p 

Four winter tires for sale (used for only one winter) Firestone - Winterforce 205-55R16. $600 new, asking $400 firm. Call 403-442-2649. 2d1p

For Sale - Bernina 950 Industrial sewing machine w/table - serviced w/one year service warranty, good condition, $2500 obo. Juki Serger 4 thread MO634DE, 1 year service warranty, good condition, $400 obo. 403-443-5192. 2d1c

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

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

ECLIPSE~hair design~Tuesday 10-6~Wednesday - CLOSED~Thursday 10-6~Friday 10-5~Saturday 10-12~417 Main St, Three Hills~Ph: 403-443-2729~Retail Eufora & A/G Products~"Happy to Serve You!"~Shestine~ o20mc

To my Valued Clients~ALL SITE TRAVEL~will be Closed 2 Weeks~11 - 26 November~Re-Open 29 November~Thank you for your~continued confidence~ 3n24p

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

We would like to thank our  friends and family for their support in the way of food, flowers and cards over the last year during Reg's illness. The countless meals that appeared at our house during the weeks of Reg's Calgary treatments and in his time afterward at home were truly appreciated. Your visits and phone calls were also a source of strength and encouragement for us. Thank you to the CWL, the Rumsey community and anyone who helped in any way with the funeral. We also want to thank Isabel at Balkwill's Pharmacy and Dr. Calhoun. Most especially, our gratitude goes out to Dr. O'Neil for his exceptional care and support. We are truly grateful for all of you during this difficult time.~Sheila, Matthew, Colby,~Emily and Julie Nelson~ 1n24p

Each of us has a string of Pearls in our hearts. These "Pearls" are the beautiful moments we've experienced in our lives, moments that become memories and will uplift, enliven, gladden, soften, inspire and guide us. We had a Pearl in our lives for 102 years and are left with wonderful experieces and memories. She leaves behind 5 generations, extended family and friends who were all privileged to have known her. Special "Thanks" to the staff at Golden Hills Lodge who took such good care of our Pearl. Also, much appreciation to the Nurses and Dr. Calhoun at Three Hills Health Centre for the care and dignity extended to Gramma and the family.~With sadness in our hearts,~The Bondar Families~ 1n24p

CKC Reg. Black Lab Pups. Hunting Bloodlines. $700. (403) 368-3722 or 3d8p

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

Acme Daycare Centre ~Curiosity Corner:~Spaces available for children~ages 12 months to 6 years.~Fun, Safe, Educational~AB Government Licenced~and Accredited Daycare Facility.~Government Subsidy Eligible,~Our Before & After School~Program is operating!~(We are in the process of~licensing this program as well).~Spaces are available for~children ages 6 to 12~For more information~please call 403-546-0028~ n17mc

Man looking for winter work. Painting, Repairs, Handyman work, etc. 403-443-0936. 3n24p

Feed-Rite is an operating division of Ridley Inc. and its core business is the manufacturing and sale of animal feeds with production facilities based in rural communities and the larger agricultural centers throughout Western Canada.  Our employees enjoy a professional, challenging work environment as well as a comprehensive compensation package. CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT OUR LINDEN, ALBERTA FACILITY~Mill Operator~The duties of this position will include the organizing and coordinating of feed orders, unloading of raw materials, operation of roller mill, pellet mill and batch controller, inspection and testing of product and equipment, and stock inventory control. The position requires shift work and the ability to work safely in an ISOHACCP quality system environment. To be successful in this position the incumbent will be a highly organized team player with good communication skills, have a mechanical aptitude coupled with strong math skills and the ability to prioritize items quickly and accurately.  A 4th-class power engineering license is an asset, as well as an agricultural background.~The Qualifications~The position requires experience in the agri-feed, grain or related industry, welding and mechanical working experience, solid mathematical and mechanical aptitude with ability to comprehend and trouble-shoot mechanical systems and a desire to succeed are key.  A 3rd Class P.E. Certificate is an asset.~If you share our values – safety, teamwork, service, integrity and accountability – and are ready to join a great team, we'd love to hear from you! We are a welcoming, equal opportunity employer and invite applications from all qualified candidates. Please forward your resume in confidence to: Feed-Rite Employment Opportunities, Attn:  Daniel Leronowich, Linden, Alberta, 403-546-4433. Email:  Fax : 403-546-4108. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. o20mc

Full Time help needed on feedlot/farming operation south of Three Hills. Experience an asset. Call Jason @ 403-312-7154 and fax resume to 403-546-3949. 8d15p

Caliden's Pizzeria, Three Hills. Now hiring all positions. Full and part-time. Competitive wages, family environment, on-site training, no experience necessary. Drop off your resume at 512 Main Street (the former Athens Restaurant) or call George at 403-392-1229 (cel.) or 403-443-2230 (business). 3n24p

Part-time CLEANING job. Monday to Friday, evenings. 403-304-6653. 1n24p

TANK TRUCK DRIVERS WANTED Local oilfield fluid hauling company looking for positive, energetic and self-motivated person(s) to fill permanent full-time positions. Must have Class 1 or 3 drivers license to operate newer equipment. Clean drivers abstract and all safety tickets a must. Oilfield experience an asset but willing to train successful applicants. Offering a great work environment, competitive wages and scheduled days off. Fax resumes to 403-442-2554. 2d1p

TROCHU NEIGHBOURHOOD~PLACE COORDINATOR~The Trochu Neighbourhood Place Society requires a Coordinator for the communities of Trochu, Torrington, Wimborne, Huxley and Rumsey. This is a part-time (27 hours/week) contract position ending March 31, 2011 with a high probability of a one year contract renewal. Some evening/weekend work will be required. The primary focus of this position is to support communities to build capacity to identify and resolve issues that will provide children and families the opportunity to thrive in strong social communities.  The priorities of the contact will be creating awareness of foster care/adoption needs; creating awareness/education regarding family violence and bullying; supporting parenting programs; assessment of licensed child care needs; and increasing awareness of early childhood resources and developmental milestones.  Responsibilities include: Community liaison, community capacity building, community resource planning/development and budget management. Qualifications: Preference given to post secondary education in the human services area; Strong interpersonal/communication skills; Knowledge of community and resources; Experience in the area of community development; Able to work independently; Community liaison/relations skills; Travel is required, must provide own vehicle. Applicants should direct their resume, including references to: Trochu Neighbourhood Place Society Hiring Committee, 232 Main Street, Box 400, Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0 Fax (403)443-5115 Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected. 3d8c

Free seminar on Anxiety and Depression – Thurs., Nov. 25 at 7pm @ PBI's Maxwell Center. Call 443-7890 for more info. 1n24c

Three Hills Ag Society annual meeting Tuesday, Dec. 7 @ 7:30 p.m. Centennial Place Arena Meeting Room. Funding applications will be accepted. For more info, call Lorene Cunningham 443.7788. 2d1c

Auditions for "Guys and Dolls' on December 1 and 2 at the Three Hills Arts Academy from 7-10 pm. If you would like more information or would like to sign up for an audition please call 403-443-7011 or check the website at 1n24p

Thank you to the Elks Club and to All Site Travel (Linda Fetterly). Our name was drawn at the Elks Trip Dance for a $500 Travel Certificate. We have already used it to enjoy a quick trip to Las Vegas.~Doug & Gayle Parker~ 1n24p

A Big Thank You to our family & friends for a great "Surprise 40th Anniversary" party. We had so much fun! You did a ton of work to pull it off !~Doug & Gayle Parker~ 1n24p

For Rent: 1800 sq. ft. 5 bdr home, 5 appliances, 2 car garage, corner lot. References required. NS. DD. $850/mo plus utilities. 403-443-2152, cel. 403-443-8214. 2d1p 

ACREAGE MOVING-DOWNSIZING SALE in my basement! Sat., Dec. 4, 9-3. South of Three Hills on Hwy. 21 to RR 24, east 1/2 mile. Watch for signs. Info 546-2262. 2d1p

Available Dec. 1, Three Hills: Half a duplex, 2 bdr, 4 appliances, $650 per month, DD $650. Leave message at 403-755-2418. 3d8p

WANTED: Used treadmill in good condition at reasonable price. Call Beth at 443-5975. 2d1p

Trochu Ag Society Annual Meeting - Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010 at 7:30 pm, Trochu Arena Complex. 2d1c

Prairie Bible Institute of Three Hills is seeking an electrician for repairs. This position would be considered full-time to the right applicant. Please submit your resume attention: Rolly, Box 4000, Three Hills, Alberta T0M 2A0. Fax: 403-443-5540. 2d1c