Councillors tour Senior Housing Facility

Administrator’s Report

The first reading of the Land Use Bylaw amendments was given at the Sept. 10 meeting of Trochu Council. The amendments were to meet the new requirements of the Municipal Government Act and include the legalization of Cannabis with reference to retail outlets and production facilities. More tests were completed for the Lagoon expansion and more drawings were sent to Ghostpine Environmental to include with their application regarding the Water Act.

Councilors Armstron

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As my Dad used to say when we had been toiling in the hot sun for seven hours: ”We’ve made a good start.”

Well, we have made a good start with the Acme Fundraising for the new recreation facility, Acme Gym and Learning Centre.

We are now approaching our first target of raising $1 million so that we can apply for a matching CFEP grant. We have raised $945k so far and so we need to keep pushing on.

The target remains that we want to raise $2.8 million in donations and grants, wor

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Para-Cyclist Joshua Pelland prepares for endurance marathon

For Three Hills resident Joshua Pelland, June 12, 2016 proved to be a dramatic change in the direction his life would take, and in more ways than one.

He was in Squamish BC, facing the challenge of “crack climbing” or rope soloing, ie, by himself, and was already at the top of his climb when something went wrong. At the top of the vertical cliff he fell 65’, landing on his shoulder.

He has no memory of what happened then or for most of the month following and the details provi

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Torrington Gun Show hosts 11th Annual event

In its 11th year and the Torrington Gun Show is still very well attended, with 10:00 a.m. lineups out the door of the Arena on Saturday, August 25. Stan Taylor, Show Organizer believed that over the course of the two-day event, there were just under 1000 paid admissions, which seems to suggest that the annual show is now consistently hitting its average. Admissions as high as 1300 were received for a couple of years, with the lowest count being around 900.

The event had 45 vendors and “sa

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