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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Next Council Meeting May 11, 2021.

Council Meeting

The Agenda and Package for Tuesday's Council Meeting are now available for download.
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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Gravel Blitz Days

Gravel Blitz

Kneehill County is now selling crushed gravel at $19/tonne to Kneehill County residents on a first-come-first-served basis.

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Green Acreages Funding Opportunity

Green Acreages

Funding is now available for acreage enhancement projects that restore natural watershed function and help lessen the impacts of drought or flooding.

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Fire Restriction in Effect

Fire Restriction

May 3, 2021: A fire restriction is back in effect for Kneehill County due to continued dry conditions.

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Tax Sale Auction

Tax Sale Auction

Notice is hereby given that under the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, Kneehill County will offer for sale by public auction, in the Kneehill County Office located at 1600 – 2 Street NE, Three Hills, Alberta, on Thursday, May 27, 2021, at 2:00 ...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Council Notes

Council Notes

A brief summary of Tuesday's Council Meeting.

View April 27, 2021 Council Notes County News & Announcements
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Dust Control 2021

Dust Control

Residents can apply now for Calcium Chloride or Spec Crude Dust Control. Application and full payment are required by June 18, 2021.

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Office & Shop Remain Closed to the Public

Coronavirus News Flash

Due to the extension of COVID-19 restrictions announced by the Province, the Kneehill County office and shop will remain CLOSED to the public until further notice.

COVID-19 Update... County News & Announcements
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Book a Campsite Online!

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Reservations are now open for Keiver's Lake, Swalwell Dam, Braconnier Dam, and Torrington Campgrounds. Kneehill County's camping season starts May 21, 2021.

Book your site today! County News & Announcements
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Agripreneur & Business Spotlight

Agripreneur Spotlight

Located in the rolling hills of Kneehill County, Good Knights Medieval Encampment offers a one-of-a-kind, family-friendly visitor experience.

Travel back in time... County News & Announcements

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COVID-19

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

New Restrictions Announced

Starting May 5, additional COVID-19 restrictions come into effect for regions with at least 50 cases per 100,000 people, and at least 30 active cases. 

Given current case numbers in the region, the Kneehill County area is under these new restricti...

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New Public Health Measures... COVID-19
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Office & Shop Remain Closed to the Public

Due to the extension of COVID-19 restrictions, the Kneehill County office and shop will remain CLOSED to the public until further notice.

Kneehill County Council meetings will continue as regularly scheduled. Residents can watch the Council meetings online...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Kneehill County's COVID-19 Response

On March 13, the Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC) was activated for Kneehill County. County staff continue to implement measures as advised by the province and Alberta Health Services to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. 

Kneeh...

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COVID-19

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Green Acreages Cost-Share Funding Opportunity

With funding from Alberta’s Watershed Resiliency and Restoration Program and support from rural municipalities, the Green Acreages program has expanded and now accepts applications from small acreage, hobby farm, and recreational property owners...

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View more info and apply... Kneehill County Ag Services News
Posted on: May 30, 2020

Improving Access to Local Food

Copy of Call for Vendors

Changes to Alberta’s Food Regulation enable Albertans to sell low-risk home-prepared foods from home and at special events, increasing access to locally prepared food.

Additional Info... Kneehill County Ag Services News

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Good Knights

Good Knights

Kneehill County is proud to highlight the Agripreneurs and Businesses that make our community great.

Step back in time and experience the middle ages with modern comforts and conveniences at Good Knights Medieval Encampment!

Located in the rolling hills of ...

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Shine the spotlight on your business! Kneehill County Business Spotlight
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Digger's Greenhouse

Diggers Greenhouse

Kneehill County is proud to highlight the Agripreneurs and Businesses that make our community great.

When you drive into Three Hills from Hwy 21, you cannot miss the 6000 ft2 greenhouse nestled in the beautifully manicured farmstead located between the Sup...

Stop and smell the flowers...

Shine the spotlight on your business! Kneehill County Business Spotlight
Posted on: February 24, 2021

St. Ann Ranch

St. Ann Ranch

Kneehill County is proud to highlight the Agripreneurs and Businesses that make our community great.

St. Ann Ranch Country Inn located in a sheltered valley near Trochu, Alberta, can be your year-round escape from everyday life.

It was 50 years ago when Lou...

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Shine the spotlight on your business! Kneehill County Business Spotlight
Posted on: January 20, 2021

Benedict Beef Inc.

Benedict Beef Agripreneur Business Spotlight

Kneehill County is proud to highlight the Agripreneurs and businesses that make our community great.

Our first Agripreneur Spotlight features Benedict Beef Inc., of Wimborne, Ab.  Owned and operated by Derek and Lois Benedict and their four daught...

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Shine the spotlight on your business! Kneehill County Business Spotlight

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Kneehill County Council reduces Council Compensation

News Release

At the March 9, 2021, Council meeting, Council approved Policy 3-1, Council Compensation and Expense Remuneration. 

Council first reviewed and discussed policies relating to Council compensation at the January 26, 2021, Council meeting. A draft po...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Great Plains MDF Selects Kneehill County

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Following the Great Plains MDF presentation to Kneehill County Council on February 9, 2021, the company formally announced their intention to build North America's largest wheat straw MDF facility in Kneehill County. 

“Kneehill County Council woul...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Kneehill County donates Fire Engines to Alberta Society for Firefighters Abroad

At the October 27, 2020, Regular Council meeting, Kneehill County Council moved to donate fire engines E11 and K2 to the Alberta Society for Firefighters Abroad.

The K2 is a 1986 Mack pumper that has been in storage as a spare unit, but no longer meets NFP...

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

Churchill Water: Open for Business

Copy of Water Notice

The rehabilitation project provides all users on the Churchill system with consistent, reliable water service. The project involved the re-engineering of the system, the installation of new, upgraded water pipelines, realignment of some existing pipelines...
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Bulk Water Services in Kneehill County... Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Province announces Decision on Oil and Gas Assessment Review

On Monday, October 19, 2020, Minister of Municipal Affairs Tracy Allard announced the Province’s decision regarding the Oil and Gas Assessment review. 

Rather than implementing one of the four original recommendations proposed--any of which would ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Fire Engines Delivered to Communities through Collaboration

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On September 28, 2020, Kneehill County region's fire services were further enhanced with the delivery of four brand new fire trucks to the fire halls in the Town of Trochu, Village of Carbon, Village of Acme, and Hamlet of Torrington. The engi...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Kneehill County Lobbies Province against Oil & Gas Assessment Changes

August 4, 2020

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Kneehill County Lobbies Province against Oil and Gas Assessment Changes 

On Tuesday, August 4, 2020, representatives from Kneehill County and Wheatland County met with Nathan Cooper, MLA for Olds/Didsbury/Three Hills, to ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

July 28, 2020

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Oil and Gas Assessment Changes

"Overall, there seem to be few benefits to this decision that would outweigh the detrimental impacts that the County and our residents would face as a result. The main result would be a ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Torrington Fire Media Release

Torrington Fire Media Release

At 340am on Tuesday, June 30, a structure fire occurred on 1st Street in Torrington. Three occupants received medical attention, however they were out of the building when fire arrived. 

Torrington Fire and Trochu Fire...

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Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Horseshoe Canyon Improvements

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At the June 23, 2020, Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council directed Administration to move towards the construction of a day-use washroom facility with a café and retail space at Horseshoe Canyon. Prior to construction, Administration will present opt...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Tax Rate Bylaw

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April 29, 2020 News Release

Tax Rate Bylaw

At the April 28, 2020 Council Meeting, Kneehill County Council passed Tax Rate Bylaw 1814. Under the new bylaw, changes to the residential tax burden are modest, non-residential gas producers will see an overall re...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Reeve's COVID-19 Video Message

Reeves Message (1)

April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Reeve’s Video Message #1 

Good afternoon. My name is Jerry Wittstock, Reeve of Kneehill County.  Today I would like to talk to you about COVID-19, and what the County is doing to maintain services during this pandem...

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Watch here... Kneehill County Media Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Ron Gorr Memorial Arena Improvements

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Contributions from Kneehill County, the Torrington and District Agricultural Society and the Torrington Curling Club, along with provincial grants from the Community Facility Enhancement Program and Alberta Agricultural Society, have given the Ron Gorr Me...

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