Highlights from the ministers’ meeting in Falher

Dan Dibbelt Smoky River Regional Economic Development A couple of weeks ago Smoky River Regional Economic Development (SRRED) partnered with the Peace Region Economic Development Alliance to host the minister of Environment, Shannon Phillips and the Minister of Energy and…
Standard Teen Triple P Program

Georgia Dubois Director Smoky River Family and Community Support Services Does this sound like your situation? You never imagined things would get this way. Life with your teenager may have turned into a constant struggle. There may be a lot…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Everyone recognizes your ambition this week, Aries. Channel your energy constructively and don’t be ashamed to pursue your goals so strongly. TAURUS – Apr 21/May 21 Taurus, tackle some slow and steady work this week…
PIC – Five generations together

One family with five members got together in McLennan in late July for a reunion. In the photo above, in front, is 99-year-old Rhea Ethier. Behind her, from left, are Paulette Bugnet, Korey Manzulenko holding his son, Beckette, and Monique…

RCMP News release On Aug. 14, the McLennan RCMP Detachment responded to a report of a break and enter at 701 Main Street, the M.D. yard in Falher. Security footage at the site shows a single male jumping the fence…
Fieldman’s File – August 24, 2016

Normand Boulet, CCA Agricultural Fieldman M.D. of Smoky River It’s not that I want to try and make it sound like weed and pest inspectors are important, at best I expect most people consider them to be a necessary evil, however…

Canada News Wire News release Trees clean our air, filter ground water, increase property value, enhance our quality of life and contribute to economic prosperity in the forestry sector. Forests provide Canadians with places to camp, hike, bike and relax…

Katrina Owens Spotlight Healthy living are two words that tend to coincide with clean eating and exercising. However, there’s another aspect of a healthy lifestyle that sometimes is forgotten about – dental hygiene. “I’ve been opened since 2003,” says Terri…

Commentary by Chris Clegg Reading and hearing of the megabucks earned by movie stars and athletes truly makes the mind boggle. Basketball and baseball players are signing $100 million plus contracts. Hockey and football players are not as fortunate. They…

New law supports victims who need to break their rental lease Government of Alberta News release For victims of domestic violence, survival can mean getting through a day. With little thought to the luxury of long-term planning, those who are…

RCMP News release Police have charged Edward Devin Boyce Gladue, a 19-year-old man from Whitefish Lake First Nation, with two counts of second-degree murder in connection with the murders of Dylan Laboucan and Cory Grey, both of whom were reported…