Off to a grand adventure

Chris Clegg For Smoky River Express It hasn’t exactly been forgotten or wiped from the map, but a former northern Alberta resident is trying to promote the Northern Woods and Water Route as Western Canada’s Holiday Highway. Dale Harrison, a…
PIC – Concrete solutions

The sidewalk replacement work was going quickly in Falher last week. Pictured above is the newly created sidewalk along the east side of Main Street, by the Falher Hotel. Construction workers were making their way down the same side of…
Fire department receives 14 calls for service in June

Mac Olsen Express Staff June was a slower than average month for Smoky River Emergency Services, with 14 calls for service. Fire Chief Marcel Maure made his report to the M.D. council during their meeting July 6. The calls for…
PIC – Manatees swimmer wins silver in Fairview

The Smoky River Manatees are proud to announce, at the Fairview meet on June 18, Eli Dubrule won a silver medal in the 7/8-year-old category. The Smoky River Manatees Swim Club has many swim meets to participate in throughtout the…

Chris Clegg “It isn’t summer if your tongue isn’t purple!” – Calvin in Calvin and Hobbes. And that, ladies and gentleman, is what summer is all about, especially for a six-year-old! A time of play, eating ice cream and popsicles,…
McLennan RCMP Investigate vandalism in Falher

RCMP News release Graffiti on the wall of the Ste. Anne Paroisse Church was noticed on June 14, 2018, in the early morning. The McLennan RCMP was called out to investigate vandalism on the church wall. The vandalism consists of…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Members of Smoky River Emergency Services participated in a wildland fire training exercise on Township Road 782, approximately seven km west of Falher, and here are two videos of exercise. Look for a…