Delivering the Defibrillator

Doug Lyall (left) managing partner of Western Financial Group in Trochu, donates and presents a Zoll Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to Elvin Haller, Chairperson of Trochu Drop In Centre on a cold and snowy February 28. There were over 30 people on hand for the presentation and a brief demonstration by Fire Chief Lawrence Hogg, with coffee hosted by the Town of Trochu. Following this presentation, 13 people expressed interest in learning, and attended a 4-hour hands on CPR and defibrilla

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Sunterra Meats wins REACH Challenge

 

On Wednesday, March 16, 14 teams competed for the honor of being this year's winner of the 5th Annual Trochu Valley School's Community REACH Challenge.
Teams from Sunterra Meats, two teams from Encana, Samson Oilfield Service, Kneehill Funeral Services, KALS, Quicksilver Resources, St. Mary's Health Care Centre, Trochu Baptist Church, Trochu Elks, Trochu Fire Department, Trochu Town Council, Town of Trochu Staff and Trochu Valley Staff all enjoyed a tremendous evening. Everyone was treated to

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OTTAWA – Member of Parliament Kevin Sorenson says that the Conservative government's 2011 Budget, the Next Phase of Canada's Economic Action Plan, will build on the efforts the previous two federal budgets continuing to protect and create jobs; help hard-working Canadians and their families; grow the economy; reduce the federal budgetary deficit and eliminate it.  "Our budget delivers more for seniors, more for families with children, and more for our communities," Sorenson says.
"Budget 2011 pr

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In the Operations Report for the Trochu Council meeting of March 21, Carl Peterson relayed the results of his talks with Innisfail and High River regarding their meat processing plants, advising that both those communities charge the same water rates to the plant as they do all their residents and businesses. Both communities had no issues with effluent from the plants. The Innisfail situation works better due to the plant's discharge being emitted near the start of the system, and flowing along

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