Future Of Country Markets In Question

All members of Kneehill County Council were in attendance for the May 28, 2024, Regular Meeting, called to order at 8:30 am by Reeve Kenneth King. The agenda was adopted with minor additions, and Deputy Reeve Wittstock noted a small amendment needed to the previous meeting minutes, due, he commented, likely to a lack of clarity in his presentation on an irrigation project being put forward by the Municipality of Acadia Valley and the Special Areas; it is not being put forward by the Red Deer Ri

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OTI Foods Making Progress

We first reported on OTI Foods in Acme in January 2024. At that time, they estimated, with an aggressive timeline, that Phase 1 of the project, their wheat flour mill with a daily capacity of 300 tons, would be operational by June 2024. While this will not be possible, OTI has been working hard and has one building now erected, the main building for the flour mill. Equipment for the mill is supposed to be shipped in June 2024. A cement pad has been poured and the grain storage silos will soon b

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As Promised, The Sun Shines On Cruise Weekend

The sun did shine on Cruise Weekend 2024.

Downtown was very active with Friday evening’s Meet and Greet. The Lunch With Friends fundraiser barbeque saw a line of supporters that could be called “The Big L” on its own. A nice addition, this year, was live music by “The Usual Suspects”. At 6:45 pm the cruise began through Three Hills with 127 cars and trucks. The procession headed north on Highway 21 to Trochu, and then back to Three Hills.

Saturday morning started e

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Sun Will Shine On Cruise Weekend

If you’re a Three Hills newcomer you’re bound to see a change in the traffic this weekend.

It’s Cruise Weekend once again and this should be a banner year based on the weather forecast.

Friday, May 31, 2024 things get rolling at 5 pm with the Annual Meet and Greet coming together on Main Street, Three Hills.

Lunch with Friends is hosting a fundraiser barbeque and live music at the Canada Post corner. At 6:45 pm start your engines and cruise through town and then follow the lea

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