Regional Firefighters Participate In Grain Safety Training

In a collaborative effort to bolster safety and security within its agricultural sectors, Kneehill County’s regional firefighters participated in a Grain Safety Training Session, focusing on grain entrapment and safe grain handling practices.

This initiative saw 35 firefighters from within Kneehill County (Trochu, Carbon, Linden, Acme, Three Hills, and Torrington) and neighbouring areas, including Alix, Innisfail, and Clearwater County, engage in intensive training designed to bring aware

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RCMP Respond To 209 Calls To Service In February

Three Hills RCMP responded to 209 Calls to Service in February 2024.

There were two 911 hang-ups, two abandoned vehicles, one abduction contravening a custody order - unfounded and one alter/destroy/remove vehicle identification number - unfounded.

There was one animal call (dog), two assaults - one victim declined to proceed, two assaults with a weapon - one victim declined to proceed and 12 warrant apprehensions.

There was one assistance to a fire call, one break and enter, other - seacan, on

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Drumheller GIS Arrest Male And Female For Trafficking Methamphetamine

On March 3, 2024, Drumheller General Investigation Section (GIS) executed a search warrant at a local residence, as well as on a vehicle and a travel trailer, in Three Hills. The investigation was initiated in January of 2024. As a result of the search warrant, police seized the following:

120.06 grams of suspected methamphetamineCanadian CurrencyParaphernalia related to drug traffickingBrass knuckles

Justin Lenfesty (33), a resident of Three Hills, has been charged with:

Possession for the pos

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Rural Hall Capital Grant Funding

At the February 27, 2024, Council meeting, Kneehill County Council presented Dorothy Weimer and Mark Goodbrand, from the Wimborne Community Centre, with a cheque for $15,000.00 from Kneehill County's NEW Rural Hall Capital Grant Funding Program, which assists in the development and enhancement of community halls in the County.

 

Pictured (L to R): Councillor Laura Lee Machell-Cunningham; Mark Goodbrand, Wimborne Community Centre; Councillor Wade Christie; Councillor Faye McGhee; Councillor

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