The Linden Citizens on Patrol fundraising breakfast was held on Saturday, August 25. It was a chilly morning and Flo Hillis, C.O.P. Organizer believed that just under 100 of their fellow residents were served. “The children truly enjoyed the caterpillar train rides and Cal’s Cycle kindly provided a bike safety clinic. Even though it was cold and foggy, we felt the support of our community with over $900 worth of donations.”

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Trochu to form ‘Town Housing Corporation’

The Trochu Seniors Housing Advisory Committee held their second meeting on August 20, 2018 at the Trochu Curling Rink, to update the progress of the new Seniors Facility. The Town of Trochu is in the process of forming a Town Housing Corporation, which will enable the Town to be the owners of the project.

The demand study has been completed and proves favorable for our Trochu project. The land site work is underway for the development of an eight acre subdivision (west of the Arboretum). An arc

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Miller Family receives Century Farm Awards

The Miller family, all 17 of them, led by Don and his wife Darlene, were presented with two Alberta Century Farm and Ranch Awards this past Saturday, August 18, 2018. Clr. Dwayne Fulton, Division 1 of Mountain View County, presented the one plaque while the other provincial award had been received in March 2018. The plaques recognize 100 years of family farming on the original homestead of Sec 11-29-27 W4.

It all began with Joseph and Marianna Miller who arrived in the United States in the late

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Dr. Kathleen Parker honoured for dedicating career to Canadian Livestock Industry

Dr. Kathleen Parker was awarded the 2018 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) Merck Veterinary Award for dedicating her entire career to contributing to the Canadian livestock industry, including poultry, swine, beef, and more recently, small ruminants.

After graduating from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) in 1981, Dr. Parker established a mixed animal practice in central Alberta. The large animal ambulatory service has evolved into a comprehensive mixed animal pract

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