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Mac Olsen Express staff   Lots of people converged at the Park Regalo in Donnelly on Feb. 15 to take in the Family Day activities. The Donnelly recreation board organized the event and accepted donations as part of the festivities.…

Tom Henihan Express Staff The 34th annual Carnaval de St-Isidore, a two-day occasion that since its inception in 1982 has established itself as a seminal winter event in northern Alberta. While certainly a favorite winter rendezvous for Alberta’s Francophones, the…

Smoky Lanes Bowling in Girouxville held their Family Day event on Feb. 15, which featured a game of bowling and a burger meal, at $10 per person. In the photo above is the Morin family. Clockwise from left are Benjamin,…

Mac Olsen Spotlight The 15th annual High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show is set for the weekend of April 16-17 and planning is well under way. The Sports Palace, Gordon Buchanan Recreation Centre and the curling rink will be filled…

Tom Henihan Twenty-five, University of Alberta first-year healthcare professionals will attend a Medical Skills Weekend in McLennan, March 18, 19 and 20. The aim of inviting the students, who are studying to be physicians, nurses and paramedics, is to introduce…

Express Staff The annual Ukrainian New Years dinner was held at the Guy community hall on Jan. 16. Besides the dinner, the High Prairie Zirka Dancers performed, as they did in 2015. The event was a fundraiser for the hall.…

by Reeve Robert Brochu, M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 On behalf of Council and staff, I wish everyone a wonderful and prosperous year. Looking back at 2015 it was quite a year with new provincial and federal governments. We look…

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