The poor shape of certain railway crossings in and around the Town of Three Hills has got the attention of County Councilors who have by motion at their August 9 meeting, decided to send a complaint letter to the rail company. The letter would note rotting, chipping wood that is in places inches below the surface of the rails making it unnecessarily rough for vehicles crossing over.
Council looked over a first draft layout of a Kneehill County 'Quick Facts brochure'. The pamphlet is designed to

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The August 15th meeting of Three Hills Town Council saw no delegations, leading the meeting right into the next items on the agenda.
Brief reports were given by Councillors, Mayor, and Management. Many said they heard complaints about the town water. A letter has been posted on the Town of Three Hills web site describing that the taste and odour issues are due to a rise in raw water temperatures and algae in the river, and that this is not unusual for this time of year. It is only expected to co

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Trochu Council approved appropriate designated officers and an outline of their duties that will allow the Town to move forward on the required advertising for a municipal borrowing by-law for the purchase of three mobile homes for the new mobile home subdivision (based on $100,000 per home). Administration received a resident request for disaster relief for a flooded basement during a recent storm, but no other complaints or concerns have been registered. There was some discussion on the likeli

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Play Ball

Rick Vickery (center), President of the Huxley Community Initiatives Society, presented a cheque to Don Clark (left), Manager of Q &Q Fencing, and Crew Supervisor Smokey Jackson (right). The $26,159.25 is money left over from a casino fundraiser, as well as the past Historical Society, which experienced a name change in order to be able to be a part of improvement efforts such as this. Q &Q Fencing put up the chain link fence that surrounds the Kneehill County funded playground, and the

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