Trochu Family Fun Fair

The Kneehill Child and Youth Working Group is hosting the Trochu Family Fun Fair on September 23 at the Trochu Valley School from 10 AM to 1 PM. All families are invited to attend; activities are designed for children ages 6 and under.

There will be activity stations set up for families to explore together, including fun games, crafts, obstacle course, Baby Zone, Chill Zone and much more. A special highlight of the morning will be the Touch-A-Truck event. Businesses and organizations from aroun

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35th Annual Acme Terry Fox Run Raises $5219.00

Sunday, September 17, 2023, was a beautiful day for the 35th annual Acme Terry Fox Run. Under big blue Alberta skies, 58 participants and 13 volunteers gathered at the Acme Community Centre to continue the Marathon of Hope that Terry Fox began over 43 years ago on April 12, 1980. Though Terry Fox never lived to see the full impact of his legacy, today through research funded by his efforts, the odds against cancer are drastically improved. Terry made it okay to talk about cancer and inspired a

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Village Of Carbon Hosts Candidate Forum

The Village of Carbon is holding a By-election on Thursday, September 21 to elect three Councillors. Carbon Council has five Councillors of which two are incumbents.

A Council Candidate Forum was held at the Community Centre on September 14 at 7:00 PM. Of the five candidates running, Sheri Cooper was unable to attend. Christine Walsh whose name will appear on the ballot has withdrawn her name.

The four candidates that were present were: Stacey McKenna, Rosalie (Rose) Jimmo, Travis Cormier, and

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Trochu Town Council Report

Mayor Barry Kletke called the regular Town of Trochu Council meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, September 11. The agenda was accepted as presented. The minutes for the August 28 regular meeting were adopted as circulated. Councillor Bill Cunningham was absent from this meeting.

Councillors were presented with an updated “Housekeeping” agenda. It was agreed by Council that the Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for September 25 could begin earlier than previously schedule

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