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Seniors recognized in Peace River with fun and prizes

Susan ThompsonExpress Staff Seniors Week has formally honoured seniors in Alberta for over 30 years. This year’s celebration at the Chateau Nova in Peace River brought 170 seniors from the communities of Peace River, Fairview, Hines Creek, and Northern Sunrise…

Alberta Health Servicesapplemag.ca Choose the right helmet Before buying a new helmet, consider the following: *Measure around your head at eyebrow level to know what size of helmet to buy *Decide what kind of helmet you need: a bike helmet,…
PIC – Another fire

A new wildfire was discovered Wednesday June 12 in the Cliffdale area east of Peace River outside St. Isidore. Thanks to the quick work of fire crews, by June 13 it was no longer out of control and was listed…

Richard FroeseFor The Express Spring is a time people clean out their closets to get rid of clothing and other used goods around the house. Local thrift stores welcome good used items to sell with a spirit to reuse and…
Obituary – Sylva Brulotte

Sylva Brulotte, of High Level (AB), passed away at the Northwest Health Center on January 16, 2019. He was 76 years of age. Sylva was born to the late Emilienne (nee Fortier) & the late Emile Brulotte in Girouxville (AB).…
Peace Region Dance Society ends season on a high note

Susan ThompsonExpress Staff The competitive dance season ended successfully for the Peace Region Dance Society (PRDS) with some impressive awards. Dancers from both the competitive and recreational streams at the studio showed how far they had come since last fall…

Cheryl MahaffyAlberta Health Services Picture a sailor dying of thirst while surrounded by the sea. In a body with unchecked diabetes, every cell suffers a similar fate. “Cells need sugar,” says Leta Philp, a diabetes educator with the Diabetes, Obesity,…
Testing the waters

Tom HenihanExpress Staf For those who rely on drinking water from a well, a cistern or trucked in water, Alberta Health Services offers both chemical and bacterial testing to ensure the water is safe to consume. It is ten dollars.…
PIC – Marvyn Dupuis Foundation Scholarship 2019 recipients

Mr. Marvyn Dupuis’ Legacy of giving back to his community lives on through his sons Troy and Adrian, Georges P. Vanier Alumni. Troy and Adrian continue to award scholarships to deserving Post-Secondary bound seniors looking to build their futures based…