RCMP News release   Grande Prairie RCMP Traffic Stop Nets Criminal Charges Grande Prairie, Alberta – On July 6, 2017 Grande Prairie Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) attempted to stop a vehicle which fled from police at a high rated speed.…

RCMP News release   Grande Prairie, Alberta – On July 22, 2017 at approximately 9:00 PM, Grande Prairie RCMP responded to a traffic complaint in the down town area on 100 Avenue. The suspect vehicle was observed by a police…

Smoky River Family and Community Support Services – In Focus Georgia Iliou Director Well, the weather outside in warm and the sun is shining! A little early to talk about Christmas, but, we need your help! We invite you to…
Local open-air market an ideal early summer initiative

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs It is good to take advantage of summertime by spending time out of doors and with that in mind, Debbie Pigeon, owner of Li’l Deb’s Tea House and Holistic Health held a number of open-air…
Round Up of  Drug Dealers in Northern Alberta Communities

RCMP News release Peace River, Alberta – A joint investigation involving the Peace Regional RCMP Detachment’s General Investigation Section and two ALERT teams has resulted in charges against 11 street-level drug dealers in rural communities in northern Alberta. ALERT Grande…
PIC – What’s with the daisies?

As per Normand Boulet’s article on Page 5, “We are running into a number of Ox eye daisy situations in 2017 (as well as other weeds), but the Ox eye really stand out. I believe all the moisture we had…
Cigarettes targeted in break-in to IGA

RCMP News release On July 11, 2017 at 4 a.m., the McLennan RCMP Detachment responded to a business alarm at the IGA in Falher. On arrival, a window was smashed out of the front of the store. Two unidentified males…

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs After some slight delays, a number of street paving projects, funded with MSI Capital funds, are now underway in McLennan. Road construction work on Railway Avenue, scheduled to begin on July 3, got going on…
PIC – On parade for Canada Day

Here is a second photo of the parade held at the 5 Star Golf Course, as part of their Canada Day celebrations. The parade, consisting of ATVs and side-by-sides, made its way around the golf course and through the residential…