Richard Froese For The Express Provincial and federal elections are set for 2019 and many people may wonder how to vote. High Prairie Victory Life Church hosts Rob Parker, founder of the National House of Prayer in Ottawa on March…
Don’t mistake a shamrock for any old clover

Much like New York City’s Empire State Building or Egypt’s great pyramids are in their respective countries, the shamrock is an icon in Ireland that has grown to symbolize Irish heritage and culture. Many products, sports teams and businesses with…
Painful end to Pirates’ season

Chris Clegg For Smoky River Express No one ever thought the season would end this way. The Falher Pirates were eliminated from the NPHL playoffs March 5 after suffering a 9-0 pasting at the hands of the home ice Grande…

An estimated $2.5 million dollars (weighing 3,039 kilograms) of contraband waterpipe (shisha) tobacco and contraband cigarettes were seized following a joint investigation by Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis’ (AGLC) Investigations Branch and the Alberta Sheriffs. The total potential lost tax…

Wetaskiwin RCMP are looking to locate a wanted female from Wetaskiwin Area. Shereen Miller (26) of Wetaskiwin, Alta., is wanted for numerous outstanding warrants out of Wetaskiwin RCMP detachment including: Identity fraud Resist/obstruct peace officer Fail to comply-appear in court…

Jeff Burgar We love Jason Kenney’s new idea! Kenney has an idea to stop, or at least maybe slow, declines in rural population. It all has to do with bringing new overseas immigrants to rural Alberta. If it works, Peace…