The Trochu Elks #168 donated a 24 unit columbarium to the Town of Trochu at a cost of $16,652.91. The columbarium was mounted on a concrete slab and is situated in the Town of Trochu Cemetery. Pictured (l-r) back: Sheila Gulliver, Bob Sellers, Shirley Smyth, Ron Lumley, Dave Teichroeb, Jean Frere and Kent Walker. Seated: Barb Mancini and Paul Frere.

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Town of Three Hills Council Report

Mayor Ray Wildeman called the regular meeting of Three Hills Town Council to order at 5:30 PM on June 27, 2022.

Deputy Mayor Miriam Kirk was not present.

The proposed agenda was approved as presented.

The minutes for both the Special and Regular meetings of June 13 were accepted as circulated.

Management reports were received from the Chief Administrative Officer, Director of Community Services, and the Director of Operations and Infrastructure. The CAO also presented the report on behalf of th

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Prairie College to celebrate 100 years

Prairie College is in party mode, about to commemorate their 100th anniversary with a week of celebration starting July 13th. While their official anniversary is October 9th, the weather is better in July, especially for welcoming 800+ guests to town.

And there is much to celebrate! 17,000+ graduates have come through Prairie’s halls, who have gone on to work on every habited continent. As with any institution with a lengthy history, the College has experienced ups and downs throughout th

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Update #2 - Three Hills RCMP on scene at serious motor vehicle collision


Kneehill County, Alta. – Three Hills RCMP have arrested and charged a male in connection with the motor vehicle collision on June 17, 2022, which resulted in two fatalities.

Richard Douglas Bell (42) of Elnora, Alta., has been charged with the following offences:

· Dangerous operation causing death x2

· Impaired operation causing death x2

· Impaired operation of a motor vehicle

· Refusal to provide sample

Richard Bell has been remanded into custody and will be a

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