Acme Welcomes OTI Foods

Key stakeholders were introduced to OTI Foods at a gathering in Acme on Wednesday, January 24th. In attendance were Consul General of Ukraine Oleksandr Danyleiko, MLA for Drayton Valley-Devon Andrew Boitchenko (on behalf of MLA Nathan Cooper who was unable to attend), members of Nathan Cooper’s staff, Mayor of the Village of Acme Bruce McLeod, CAO of the Village of Acme Gary Sawatzky, Village of Acme Councillors, local farmers, and OTI Foods CEO and Founder Ibrahim Ibrahimli. Attendees me

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Trochu Fire Department Host NFPA 1001 Level 1 And 2 Training Courses

Nineteen students from the Carbon, Acme, Linden, Torrington, Three Hills, and Trochu fire departments are currently taking part in the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Level 1 and 2 training courses instructed by the Training Officers from Trochu Fire Department.

On Saturday, January 27th these students participated in the live-burn portion of the training program, which sits at approximately the halfway point of the course, with final exams taking place at the end of April. The

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First Responders for the Kneehill area participated in the Dementia Experience on January 16. The Dementia Experience is an informative presentation on dementia, followed by the opportunity to experience a simulation of some of the cognitive and physical symptoms. Present were members representing the Three Hills and Olds RCMP detachments, Three Hills Victim Services, Carbon Fire and Kneehill County Protective Services.

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Council Approves CUPE Collective Agreement

Mayor Ray Wildeman called the regular meeting of Council for Monday, January 22, 2024, at 5:30 pm.

Council accepted the meeting agenda and the minutes of the January 8, 2024 meeting as presented. All members of Council were present. Greg Towne, Director of Finance, was on vacation.

Management reports began with CAO Ryan Leuzinger reporting that the position of Executive Assistant has been filled.

He dealt with various personnel items, assisted with payroll, participated in executive assistant i

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