Trochu Adopts Operating/Capital 2024 Budget

Trochu Town Council held their final meeting of 2023 on December 1. The meeting was called to order at 6:00 pm by Mayor Barry Kletke and attended by Councillors Chris Armstrong, Cerilo De La Cruz, Jenny Lyver, Chris Reeds, Deputy Mayor Jaime Martel, and virtually by Councillor Bill Cunningham from the Dominican Republic. Director of Operations Dave Nelson, Grantwriter Jamie Collins, and Recording Secretary Toni Nelson were also in attendance, with CAO Carl Peterson joined by Zoom, due to illnes

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Upcoming Ag Jug Recycling Changes

We know local growers recycle ag plastics once they’ve been used on the farm. That’s items like used pesticide & fertilizer containers, seed, pesticide, and inoculant (SPI) bags – items that are recycled through Cleanfarms. For several years Kneehill County has supported this program by offering a drop-off depot for used, empty <23L containers at our Three Hills transfer site.

Recycling Locations Change January 1, 2024

With the hard work of local farmers and our staff,

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Three Hills Health Initiative Charity Gala Raises $55,000

Saturday evening’s Three Hills Health Initiative Winter Wonderland Charity Gala was completely sold out. Organizers estimated a net profit, from ticket sales, live and silent auction, donations and 50/50 raffle to be $55,000. Jon Radcliffe did an amazing job as auctioneer for the big event. The 50/50 $5,000 raffle was won by Lisa Reinhardt. The organizing committee did a wonderful job. Committee members are pictured (l-r): Amber Chase, Melanie Hagel, Grace MacLean, Melissa Gunn (Secretary

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RCMP October Calls To Service

Three Hills RCMP responded to 183 calls to service in October.

There were two abandoned vehicles, one abduction contravening a custody order - unfounded, seven animal calls - deer and cattle and five assaults - one charged, two declined to proceed and the balance is still active.

There were two breach of peace files, three break and enter to a business, two B&E to a residence - one person charged, one Cannabis Act - unfounded and one careless use of a firearm.

Police dealt with two warrant

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