The sun is shining (when I wrote this), people are dining outside and I’m getting my haircut on Thursday. Can it get any better? Well, according to Premier Jason Kenney it will get better, a whole lot better, in the next four weeks.

I hope “Open for Summer” doesn’t have a sequel entitled “Closed for Fall”. I realize how important the Calgary Stampede and Edmonton’s K Days are to our Premier’s Popularity. I just hope people have enough common sense

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Volunteers are needed to help plant and place the 66 flower barrels and 38 hanging baskets that are all part of the Three Hills Beautification Project.

It’s all happening on Saturday, May 29, at 10 am at Digger’s Greenhouse. Organizer Shirley Cullum tells me you only need to bring along your work gloves. Trucks and trailers will be provided.

If you can find the time to help this community project along, please call Shirley at 403-443-0982 or email

Cash donation

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Sunday, May 9 is Mother’s Day.

More phone calls are made on Mother’s Day than any other day of the year. These holiday chats with mom often cause phone traffic to spike as much as 37 percent.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic we are all limited with the activities we can involve mom in. The family dinner at your favourite restaurant is out unless they have a patio and the weather is ideal for such an event. We’ll see what the province and AHS are planning for new, tougher re

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April 18-24, 2021 is National Volunteer Week. The Value of One, the Power of Many is this year’s theme.

What would any community be without its volunteers. Volunteerism is the stuff that healthy, vibrant communities are made of. Volunteers make this town and every town, village and hamlet in Kneehill County tick.

Let’s all give ourselves a pat on the back for rising to the cause and lending a helping hand.

And speaking of needing helping hands here’s your chance to help beautif

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