Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The main gym at Georges P. Vanier was the scene of a community engagement meeting during the evening of May 3. Teachers were joined by High Prairie School Division No. 48 Superintendent Laura Poloz, as…

Tom Henihan Express Staff Big River View Snow Club held its first AGM at Guy Community Centre on Saturday May 5. Approximately 23 people attended the meeting, which presented an overall positive review of the club’s first season. The first…

Mac Olsen Express Staff Fire Chief Marcel Maure give monthly report to the M.D. council during their meeting on May 9. Smoky River Emergency Services received 26 calls for service in April, consisting of the following: . Five medicals. .…
A spoon collection from around the world

Tom Henihan Express Staff An exhibit of spoons collected over the past sixty years from places around the world is currently on display at McLennan Municipal Library. The spoons belonged to McLennan resident Lilian Beland who now resides in Edmonton.…

Richard Froese Tourism has great potential to boom around the Lesser Slave Lake region. The upcoming Victoria Day weekend on May 19-21 historically marks the launch of the summer tourism season, when people flock to the lake and nearby resorts.…
GPV badminton teams end season on high note

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Georges P. Vanier junior badminton team came home with medals and the banner from Wabasca on May 5, giving them an outstanding finish to the season. “The kids were nervous, but they played extremely…
Professional bull riding to be key feature of Honey Festival

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Anyone wishing to see to bull riding at this year’s Honey Festival is encouraged to get their ticket soon. Professional Bull Riders Canada will hold their event at the Falher Regional Recreation Complex, beginning at…