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An evening with Trin and Ariane

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Trin Potratz and Ariane Cote returned to their old stomping grounds on March 11, performing at the Club Alouette in Falher that evening. They are continuing to make their way in the entertainment world, which…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   The Town of Falher hosted their annual Parade of Programs at the Log Cabin on March 15. Eleven organizations partcipated, including the Smoky River Soccer Club and Smoky River Family and Community Support Services.…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   Trin Potratz and Ariane Cote performed at the Club Alouette in Falher in the evening of March 11. They sang a variety of songs, including from their new six-song CD entitled ‘Trin and Ariane’.…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   The Local Actors Having Fun Troupe held their annual production at the Jean Cote community hall for two performances, the first on February 25 and the other on March 4. It was entitled ‘Once…
High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show coming in April

Mac Olsen Spotlight All outdoor enthusiasts and the general public are invited to the annual High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show. It will be held in the Sports Palace, Gordon Buchanan Recreation Centre and curling rink during April 22-23. The…
A full day of fun at Club Alouette Seniors Fun Day

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Approximately 100 participants took part in the Seniors Fun Day cribbage, snooker and carpet bowling tournaments held at the Club Alouette on Thursday February 23. The entry fee of 10 dollars, seven of which went…

Mac Olsen I Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   The Local Actors Having Fun Troupe held their annual performances at the Jean Cote Community Hall on February 25 and March 4. Their productions feature dinner mystery theatre, and this year it was…
The 35th Carnaval de St. Isidore was a red carpet event

Tom Henihan Express Staff The 35th annual Carnaval de St. Isidore from February 17 to the 19th had a “Red Carpet” theme with the community centre auditorium adorned in appropriate images of celebrities and some well know personalities from the…
Family Day activities held in Donnelly, Jean Cote

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs February 20 was Family Day in Alberta, and several communities around the region had their own activities to mark the event. In Donnelly, the local recreation society held their event at Regalo Park. It featured…