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Spotlight Staff Alberta Health Services (AHS) Emergency Medical Dispatch system has been recognized by the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED) as an Accredited Centre of Excellence (ACE). Recognition as a medical ACE service is one of the highest achievements…

Express staff Some French students at Georges P. Vanier have taken up poetry writing. Here are the fully poems of several of the students, with the rest to follow in the March 29 edition of the Smoky River Express. Le…

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Public Works Foreman The recently appointed Public Works Foreman, Marc Turcotte attended the March 8 Girouxville Council meeting to introduce himself to council members and give them a general overview and to discuss priorities. Municipal…

RCMP News release   Grande Prairie, Alberta: On March 9th, 2017 at approximately 8:30 pm, the Grande Prairie GIS Drug Unit, conducted a traffic stop in the parking lot of a convenience store in the Cobblestone Plaza. Members conducted an…

Spotlight Staff Alberta non-profit organizations now have access to new tools to help strengthen the safety and security of the most vulnerable Albertans. Developed with the input of non-profit voluntary sector stakeholders and police agencies, Alberta Culture and Tourism’s new…

Smoky River Family and Community Support Services – In Focus Georgia Iliou Director Poverty is an ongoing concern in the world and right here at home. And whether we want to believe it or not, people do not wake up…
Georges P. Vanier hosts annual science fair

Submitted by Georges P. Vanier The Georges P. Vanier science fair was held on February 23. Myrna Lanctot, Amanda Gardecki, Richard Fournier, Melanie Blanchette, Jacob White, Jessie Benoit and Kristin Morin were the judges. The winners are as follows: Grade…