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Roots of Empathy Part II of II

Smoky River Family and Community Support Services – In Focus Georgia Dubois Director   In October of 2016 Crystal Marschner, Smoky River FCSS Roots of Empathy facilitator, introduced the program to two classes at Ecole Routhier School. Marie Anne Jones,…
Time to relax and enjoy North Country Fair

Spotlight Staff For 39 years Lesser Slave Lake North Country Community Association has invited music and nature lovers to celebrate the longest day of the year at its annual North Country Fair. This family friendly summer solstice celebration is held…

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Weed Inspectors On a motion by Councillor Gary Fisher, Council appointed as Inspectors under Section 7 of the Weed Control Act and Section 10 of the Agricultural Pests Act of Alberta for 2017, the individuals…
Falher council approves $1.16 million budget for 2017

Mac Olsen Express Staff During their meeting on May 15, Falher council approved a budget of $1.166 million for 2017. Council also gave all three readings to Bylaw No. 17-04, setting the property taxes. All property taxes must be paid…
‘Mead and Greet’ event puts emphasis on local produce

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Honey Festival’s “Mead and Greet,” a semi-formal evening offering a number of dishes prepared from local produce with each dish complemented and subtly enhanced with local honey. The event, which took place on Saturday…
M.D. council passes $14.8 million 2017 budget

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs During their meeting on May 10, council for the M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 approved a budget of $14,785,091 for 2017. Council also approved Bylaw No. 17-892 for the property taxes. All property taxes…