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Smoky River Family and Community Support Services – In Focus Georgia Dubois Director Smoky River FCSS Understanding your rights and responsibilities and the benefits of filing an income tax and benefit return is an important aspect of financial literacy. Did you…

Dan Dibbelt Smoky River Regional Economic Development In last week’s article I wrote about the new carbon tax being implemented in Alberta. Albertans have been told to expect to pay an extra seven cents per litre for gasoline and $1.68/…

Ren Lambert and Krista Veitch serving Providence students ice cream to celebrate the end of season for the school’s new skating program. Tom Henihan Express Staff Just as they had celebrated the beginning of the skating program, the kids at…

Mac Olsen Express Staff   The Club Etoile in Girouxville was a busy place on March 17, as seniors from around the area met for the annual Fun Day. “It’s a very good turnout, more than we anticipated,” says Cecile…

The new inter-municipal library board for the Falher Library is now official. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held as part of an open house at the library on March 15. Above, left-right, are CAO Lilliane Bessette and Mayor Myrna Lanctot…

Zoé Roy performs ‘Ma version du bonheur’ at the Galala Francophone Music Concert. The event was held at the Girouxville community hall on March 13 and there were many performances and a large crowd. Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs  …

( Left to right) Nathaniel Reid, Hailee Campbell, Makenna Maisonneuve, Chloe Cloutier, Janelle Beaudoin, and Darby Heckbert performing the mime sequence at the Twilight Figure Skating Club’s “Circus on Ice” at the W.H. Fish Arena, March 15. Tom Henihan Express…

Dan Dibbelt Smoky River Regional Economic Development   Carbon Tax, Part I According to the World Bank, Global Carbon Project, six countries are responsible for 60 per cent of the worlds CO2 emissions. China is the number one emitter responsible…

Richard Froese Spotlight Photographs and wisdom of seniors in the High Prairie and Falher areas is the focus of a book that will be released this month by a High Prairie photographer. Jodi Sware will present and sell her book…