Alberta prepared for cannabis legalization

Albertans can be confident the province is ready for legal cannabis following more than 18 months of preparation. After one of the largest public consultations in Alberta’s history, the government has built a legal cannabis system that keeps the drug out of the hands of children and keeps profits away from criminals. The system will also protect Albertans on our roads and in workplaces and public spaces.

The Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission (AGLC) is the agency responsible f

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Coveralls for all

Ken Drake (left), Manger of Operations with Artis Exploration Ltd., presents a $3,500 cheque to Trochu Fire Chief Richard Hoppins. This donation will assist with the purchase of Vehicle Extrication and Wildland firefighting approved coveralls. Every Trochu firefighter will receive a pair of these coveralls. Total cost for the coveralls for all 29 members is approximately $10,000.

Chris Armstrong (right), Ember Resources rep, presents a $3,000 cheque to Trochu Fire Chief Richard Hoppins. This d

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County presents Master Rates Bylaw

Kneehill County Council held their regular meeting Oct. 9, 2018.

Master Rates Bylaw 1777 Highlights Changes in Water Fees

The revised Master Rates Bylaw 1777 was presented to Council, to review proposed rate changes for the 2019 fiscal year and be implemented in the 2019 Interim Operating Budget. Council was advised that the new rates could bring in $780,000 in additional revenue. Within the ‘summary of changes’, water rates had key changes. Council had asked for a unified rate for

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Medical Cannabis Production Facility coming to Trochu

An Open House was held in Trochu on Thursday, October 4 to introduce directors of Kannaba Agritech Corp., a private corporation based in Vancouver, B.C. with plans to become a licensed producer under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations. Kannaba has entered into a joint venture with Agro-Greens Natural Products, a Health Canada Licensed producer in Saskatchewan and is positioning itself to acquire additional licenses internationally. Kannaba’s joint venture helped strea

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