Classifieds December 8 - 15

Wanted Cultivated Land For Lease or Purchase. Looking for land for the upcoming spring. Offering competitive, flexible, negotiable agreements. For more information, please call 403-333-3153. 4d22p 

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 ~
Cropland Wanted to Rent: 2011 and beyond for long-term: Hwy. 21 east, Twining & Swalwell north. Please inquire: Francis deBeaudrap (403) 546-7080, cel. 403-442-2602. 19a20p 

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 Dodge Dakota Club Cab 4x4, extra clean & equipped, 76,000 km and only $14,250~2006 Dodge Caravan, 65,000 km, very clean, $8,900~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. d8mc 

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 

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

Last chance this year:  45-minute one-on-one Computer Tutoring class Friday Dec. 17. MUST pre-register. Geared towards your individual needs. Call KALS 403-443-5556. 2d8c

Three Hills Playschool Winter Semester starts in January! Spots still open for the 3 year old class, and Pre-K. Must be potty trained. For more info, or to register now, call Jill at 443-5143. 2d8c

A Come and Go Retirement Celebration for Laurene Harmon of Hairlines Salon Monday, December 20, 1-4 pm at Three Hills Community Centre. All those who know and love her are welcome. 3d15c

Hear ye! Hear ye!! CHRISTMAS Party for the Good Health Club! Meet at Community Drop-In Centre - Dec. 13,  6:30 pm. Bring your Favorite Snack to share. Any questions, please phone 403-443-7474. We will enjoy a Poinsetta Presentation -- plus +++. Christmas Baking Basket  to win in Store. Draw will be made Dec. 17. 1d8c

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

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. 4d22p

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

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 - Acme: Nice 3 bdr, 2 bath house. Detached heated garage. $950/mo. plus utilities negotiable. Opposite the park. 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

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

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

Duplex in ACME - Clean 3 bdr, 1.5 baths, 5 appliances, large fenced yard, single garage, NS, pets negotiable, $950 + utilities. Call 403-651-3421. 2d8p

1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments for rent in Linden and Three Hills. Contact or 403-443-8361. 25j1p

ELNORA - 3 bdr apt available Jan. 1. $725/mo. includes all utilities. Ample parking, yard. Call 403-348-6594. d8mc

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

Looking to rent pasture +/-160 acres for long-term. Will fence for bison. Trochu/Rumsey area. Brian 403-442-3193 home, 403-373-0419 cel. 4d22p

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 & Food Proc. $479.99~Blender $79.99~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

27" Craftsman Snowblower, 13 hp engine, electric start, remote chute, automatic drive, light. Like new. $900 or best offer. 403-442-2109. 2d8p

For Sale: Rhino air hockey table 90" x 50" $250. Gretsch Catalina birch 9 pc teal drum set $800. Ironman Adventure elliptical $100. Call 403-443-3626. 2d15p

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

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

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

Need someone to clean your house periodically? Call Marlene 546-2721. 3d15p

THREE HILLS COLONY~SADDLERY & REPAIR~Custom made Saddles, Chaps made to order, repair to saddles & tack, handmade deerskin gloves and mitts, shoe repair. Phone 403-443-2162. 3d15p

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

St. Paul's UCW Trochu would like to thank everyone who contributed baking, crafts and articles for new-to-you for their Bazaar. Special thanks to all the businesses and individuals who donated items for the silent auction. Thank you to everyone who helped and to all who came. You are appreciated. 1d8p

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

KITTENS - Affectionate, good mousers. FREE to good home. Phone 403-755-1591. 1d8p

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

NOW HIRING: Gator Technologies hydro/vac inc. Driver operator req'd for hydrovac. Drug free, Class 3, mech. inclined, all tickets. Job location from Three Hills to Fort Mac. $23.72/hr. Send resume to Box 722, Elnora, AB T0M 0Y0 or fax 403-443-2547. 2d15p

Part-time Room Attendants required. Drop off resume at front desk, Three Hills Super 8 or fax 443-8889. 2d8c

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

Best Western Diamond Inn is looking for part-time, full-time Housekeepers. Please apply in person with your resume. 2d15c

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

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

Full-time, live-in Caregiver required for senior (male) in private home on Buffalo Lake. No medical training required. Domestic duties required. Valid drivers license needed as some driving involved. Send resume to or call 403-616-5595. 2d8p

Our innovative farming operation has available employment opportunities. We are in search of people who have or are willing to obtain any of the following: Class 1, Pesticide Applicators License, Agronomy experience, Mechanical abilities and large machinery experience. We offer excellent opportunities for motivated people, advancement possibilities, competitive wages and benefit package. Full/part-time or seasonal positions available. Please apply with resume and references to or fax 403-546-3709. 2d8p

JBK Oilfield is now hiring for a full-time position. Applicants must have a clean drivers abstract. Safety tickets preferred. We offer competitive wages and benefits. Resumes can be dropped off at 401 - 2nd Ave. West or emailed to 2d8c

Central Alberta Feedlot has openings for the following positions: Millman, Feedtruck Operators, Processors & Equipment Operators. Permanent positions. Excellent wages & benefits. Fax resume with References to 403-546-3709 attn: Trevor. 2d8p

CNC Machinist Required - Hawk Machine Works Ltd. has an immediate opening for an experienced CNC Machinist in our Linden, AB shop. Minimum 5 years experience with CNC Mill and Lathe machines as well as Gibbs Cam or Master Cam software an asset. The successful candidate will be able to take initiative and work well in a team environment. Are you tired of commuting? Join our team! Competitive Salary - Close to Home. This is a full-time position with busy and growing local company. Please email your resume Hawk Machine Works 2d15c

2 bdr. apt. - clean, friendly building. Laundry included. $625/mo. In Carbon. Available Jan. 1. 20 mins. to Drumheller or Three Hills. Phone 572-3480 or 201-2390. 3d22p

1000 sq. ft. bungalow to be moved off foundation. Nice and cozy. Lots of upgrades. Phone 572-3486. 4j5p

MT VERNON~CHRISTMAS CONCERT~Monday, December 20, 6:30 PM  (early due to Santa's time schedule). Please bring a snack for lunch and some entertainment for the program! 2d15p

Thank You~The family of Daphne Stankievech would like to express their heart-felt gratitude to their extended family, neighbours and friends for the kindness, generosity and support. We extend a very special thank you to the Acute Care Medical Team of the Three Hills Health Centre for their outstanding professional and compassionate care of Daphne. 1d8p

FARM HELP WANTED - located near Three Hills. Equipment and clothing provided. If interested, please call 403-443-7840 or 403-443-7349. 3d22p

I would like to thank my wonderful neighbours and all my great friends for their gifts, prayers and well-wishes during my weeks of recovery from my fall. Thank you very much.~Flo Schneider~ 1d8p

For Sale: 24" stove. $75.00. Call 403-443-5681. 2d15p

GREAT CHRISTMAS PRESENTS! Girls white Columbia snow pants size 10/12; Girls Powder Room coat medium-white and black; Girls Columbia coat -lt. blue size 10/12; Rossignol skiis with tyrolia bindings-130 cm; Scott ski poles 36 inch; Nordica ski boots 22.5 or 275mm; Roxy ski poles 39 inch. If interested call 403 546 2724. 2d15p