Government of Alberta News release If you are a single Albertan whose net income is below $47,500 or a couple or family whose net income is below $95,000, you will receive a full rebate. The rebate begins to phase out…

Wildrose Party News release EDMONTON, AB (September 6, 2016): Today, Wildrose Shadow Justice Minister Scott Cyr released the following statement on FOIP obstruction at the Department of Justice and Solicitor General. “The Department of Justice and Solicitor General has for…
PIC – More GPV awards

GPV gave out most improved student awards. From left are Austin Deslaurier (Grade 9), Hailey Limoges (Grade 8), Dae-Lynn Dubois (for Amy Peterson, Grade 12) & Nathan Simard (Grade 7). Not shown are Tracy Verrault (Grade 11) & Corey Guindon…
Getting those big ideas for your entrepreneurial spirit

Dan Dibbelt Smoky River Regional Economic Development Starting your own business can be a daunting prospect, especially at a time when the economy is low. Businesses today are facing higher business taxes, higher wages and are anticipating increases in over…
Georges P. Vanier welcomes three new teachers

Mac Olsen Express Staff Georges P. Vanier has three new teachers for the 2016/17 school year. Each has been interviewed for a miniature profile about them. Here are their profiles.   Parker Bonnah teaches science for Grades 7-10, as well…
Arrests made for robbery and home invasion

RCMP News release Slave Lake, Alberta – On September 6th, members of the Slave Lake RCMP Detachment were able to locate and arrest two women after receiving several complaints throughout the day ranging from driving infractions, to a home invasion…
Smoky Lanes Bowling is re-opening soon for the new season

Mac Olsen Express Staff Attention, all bowlers and bowling teams. Smoky Lanes Bowling in Girouxville is re-opening for a new season on Sept. 20, so drop in and register for league bowling as soon as possible. “We’re looking forward to…
Transportation trip with OPM

Smoky River Family and Community Support Services – In Focus Georgia Dubois Director Smoky River FCSS The Smoky River Community Transportation began more than 10 years ago and is unique to the Smoky River region. General operating funds are derived…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Aries, exercise patience as you try to resolve a situation this week. You may have found a solution that works for everyone, but it may take time for others to adjust. TAURUS – Apr 21/May…