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August 1, 2018 – Community pulls together at July 24, fundraiser for Falher family who experienced house fire Everyone worries about having a house fire, seeing their home destroyed or seriously damaged and family heirlooms and personal mementos lost. Along…

July 11, 2018 – Bad weather didn’t dampen anyone’s good spirits at McLennan’s Canada Day Celebration Due to wet weather, McLennan Canada Day celebrations took place at the Elks Hall rather the scheduled location at Kimiwan Lake Birdwalk and Northern…
Ringing in the New Year at Misery Mountain

Mac Olsen Express Staff Members of the Peace River Alliance Church and their families gathered at Misery Mountain on New Year’s Eve to ring in 2019. Over 100 people attended the event, which featured a potluck dinner of chili, Swedish…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Warriors Youth Family Pond Hockey Tournament was held at the Guy/Donnelly Sportex during January 4-5. Fourteen teams participated in the tournament, and they came from around the Smoky River region, as well…
The Star of Bethlehem shines brightly over Falher

Mac Olsen Express Staff There was a chill in the evening air, but it was ideal for the second annual live Nativity Scene at the Gazebo in the parking by Falher IGA. The event was held on December 20, with…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   There was a chill in the evening air, but it was ideal for the second annual live Nativity Scene at the Gazebo in the parking by Falher IGA. The event was held on…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Children and families attended the English Christmas concert at Ecole Routhier during the evening of December 18. From Kindergarten to Grade 6, all the students and some teachers participated in the concert. Taryn…