UPDATED: RCMP investigate multiple attempted break-ins

Three Hills RCMP responded to a break and enter at Three Hills Home Hardware Building Centre in the early hours of Friday, May 24, 2019.

According to police, a side window of the building had been smashed to gain entry, but alarms sounded and the culprits fled the scene empty handed.

Apparently telephone lines had been cut and the power had been tampered with. Telephone service was also cut to Bigfoot and Co. Ltd. and businesses south.

Atco and Telus crews were on scene restoring services.


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MLA Cooper sworn in, elected Speaker

As many of you know, the UCP members of the 30th Legislative Assembly were officially sworn into office on May 21st. I was grateful to be among them and feel blessed to again have the opportunity to represent the families and communities of Olds-Didsbury-Three Hills.

Following the swearing in ceremony, I was also elected as the Alberta Legislature’s 14th Speaker. I cannot tell you how humbled I was to receive the endorsement of my friends and colleagues. As a former House Leader, I believ

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Third set of twins born to Taylor and Pamela Armstrong

Taylor and Pamela Armstrong, of Red Deer, are on a parenting journey which they never expected to be on. The couple recently gave birth to their third set of twins. Yes, their third set of twins! According to doctors, there is a one in 500,000 chance of naturally giving birth to three sets of twins.

The Armstrong’s eldest children are nine years old, the next two are five years old, and the last set, Maverick and Blakely, were born on April 20. The family is adjusting well to now being a

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Town of Three Hills appoints Ron Leaf as Interim Chief Administrative Officer

The Town of Three Hills Mayor and Council are pleased to announce the appointment of an Interim Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Mr. Ron Leaf begins his employment as Interim CAO effective May 21, 2019.

Originally from Three Hills, Mr. Leaf will be coming back to where his municipal career began. Ron began working for the Town of Three Hills in 1986 as its Recreation & Community Services Director. After leaving the Town in 1992 Ron worked as the CAO for number of rural and urban municipa

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