The Village of Acme has had one of its five Councillors resign and a bi-election is inevitable. Bobby Kesler officially resigned as of May 25, 2011. Normally, a bi-election must be held within 90 days but due to summer holidays for staff and residents, administration is seeking the approval of municipal affairs to delay the bi-election until early fall. The confirmed date will be announced within the Village of Acme news section of The Capital.
Work has commenced on replacing water/sewer and sto

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At Kneehill County May 10, 2011 Council meeting, a group of residents from the Phase 4 water service area project, calling themselves 'Kneehill Choice' once again had an audience with County Council, to confirm their stance of not wanting or needing the water at this time, and that they don't approve or appreciate a Council, working on their behalf, who would force them to pay the $6000 riser fee. They have also deduced that because the Councillors seem to be sincere in their decisions to bring

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Centennial Sales is a Junior Achievement company run by Grade 9 and 10 students at Trochu Valley School who will receive credit for taking the course. The company sells a range of T-shirts, bumper stickers and water bottles all to help the community unite and celebrate Trochu's centennial birthday.
Centennial Sales purchased the bumper stickers from the Lions Club who resurrected them from 25 years ago. The company has attended many events in Trochu, which include: The Taste of Trochu, digging u

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Selkirk Water Service Area Officially Opened

 

Kneehill County celebrated the commissioning of the Selkirk Water Service Area on Tuesday afternoon, May 24, 2011 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the site of the reservoir, located just south of the Village of Acme. Reeve Carol Calhoun, Deputy Reeve Bob Long and Councilors Holsworth, Wittstock, Hoppins, Keiver, and Painter were joined by Operations staff Pete McRae and Brandy Hay.
Howie Hedges, of Genivar, presented the Reeve with a commemorative plaque. Also from Genivar was Valerie Bouch

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