While busily putting up lights at the Arboretum for the Christmas Season, Dave Parrish found a geocache! When he sent me an e-mail, full of excitement, I let him know I knew about this site for a couple of years now. If you have no idea what I'm talking about, but love to hang out with your family, in the great outdoors, look up geocache online, and see what the buzz is all about. And yes, our Trochu has it's own site. About three summers ago, Three Hills hosted one of Canada's largest geocache

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Trochu News October 30, 2013

Trochu author Randy Lacey

October is Small Business Month. How about keeping your money in your own community when possible, and pick something up in Trochu today? Speaking of business, I've just come from Trochu's annual general meeting. I'm happy to report that a whole bunch of seats were full and lots of topics were discussed. I don't want to give anything away, but will say that things are going to be happening in Trochu, let me tell you!  If you want to get involved, just come on out to ou

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Trochu News October 23, 2013

A few events worth marking your calendar for: Oct. 25 - Trochu Golf and Country Club Fall Supper and Dessert Auction; Oct. 25 Randy Lacey Book Signing at Trochu Library; Nov. 28 Arboretum Christmas Market at Trochu Hall; Nov. 29 School Resource Officer Fundraising Dinner, Decorated Tree Auction and Dance, Trochu Hall.
The Trochu Farmer's Market has come to a close for this year. To be honoured for their volunteering efforts are Bruce and Sandra Guard and Kent Knudsen. When asked why they wanted

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Fall is here, rake up those leaves, cut off the dead foliage on your perennials, prune shrubbery and ready your yard for next spring. Now that the harvest is in and most produce has been gathered a good rain would be welcome.
Now is the time to give those trees and plants a good soaking so they can survive the winter.
Fall suppers are again being scheduled and St. Mary's Auxiliary is hosting a Harvest Tea and Bake Sale at the Lodge on Oct. 19. Visions Country Gospel Concert and Dessert is being pr

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