Carol Maerz retires following 40 years of service at Three Hills Pharmacy

Following 40 years of service at Three Hills Pharmacy and to the people of Three Hills and region, Carol Maerz has chosen to retire.

Carol moved to Three Hills in 1975 to fill a cashier position at Three Hills Pharmacy, owned and operated by her sister Charlene and brother-in-law John Toplensky. In those days the store was located at 409 Main Street, in the building now occupied by Kneehill Adult Learning Society (KALS).

In July of 1977 Carol left Three Hills Pharmacy to operate the Sears catal

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“Baskets of Hope” fundraiser

Caroline Kung, of Three Hills Victim Services, and Jamie Day, of the Three Hills RCMP, were pleased to accept a cheque for $1000 from Heather Pliva, of Diggers Greenhouse. The funds were raised through Diggers’ “Baskets of Hope” fundraiser. Diggers Greenhouse was also able to donate flowers to the St. Mary’s Health Care Center, Golden Hills Lodge, and the Three Hills Museum. The Three Hills Community Gardens were able to use leftover vegetable plants, to help fill out th

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Trochu Housing Corporation Community Engagement Meeting set for June 28

Trochu Town Council met in Council Chambers for a Regular Council Meeting on June 14th, 2021. In attendance were Councilors Bill Cunningham, Chris Armstrong, Ed Stephan, and Cheryl Lumley, as well as Deputy Mayor Chris Reeds, Mayor Barry Kletke, Director of Operations Dave Nelson, Recording Secretary Toni Nelson, Director of Finance Lavinia Henderson, and Grant Writer Jamie Collins. Councilors Bonnie Munro and CAO Carl Peterson were absent.

Council approved their meeting’s agenda, and min

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Seniors’ Week Provincial Launch event

The Seniors Week Provincial Launch event started at 10 am, Monday June 7, 2021 over zoom and was live streamed onto Facebook, and presented by Harold Hunter, Master of Ceremonies, and hosted by Alberta Seniors and Housing and Seniors Outreach Program Society in Three Hills.

“Thank you to all seniors for your lifetime of contributions to Alberta,” said Josephine Pon, Minister of Seniors and Housing.

In Kneehill County, Seniors are helped in lots of ways, such as helping with transpor

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