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Birdwalk end of season BBQ August 25

Tom Henihan Express Staff The Kimiwan Birdwalk Interpretive Centre will hold its annual End of Season Barbeque on Thursday August 25 with supper served around 5.30pm. The barbeque is a celebration marking the end of the season when the local…
Manoir du Lac Family Lunch Box Social, September 10

Tom Henihan Express Staff The Manoir du Lac Family Lunch Box Social on September 10, is an innovative way of engaging residents in a creative project, bringing family and friends of Manoir residents together to share lunch and raise money…

Katrina Owens Spotlight Slave Lake Pawn officially opened its doors to the public earlier this month on Aug. 8, 2016. Owners Shelly and Mike Bennett chatted with The Leader last week and gave an update on how things are going…

Express Staff   Family members of the murder victims, Melody Lee-Perry and Jerica Bouchard, had their opportunity to speak during the proceedings of Edward John Chomiak’s trial in Peace River on Aug. 11. Some chose to read their statements aloud,…

For Immediate Release                                                                                     August 23, 2016   Slave Lake, Alberta – The Slave Lake RCMP Detachment has received a slight uptick in the number of property-related crimes being reported over the last couple of weeks. While an increase in any…
Fort McMurray RCMP warns the public about fraudulent calls

RCMP News release On August 9th, 2016, the Wood Buffalo RCMP Detachment received several complaints of telephone scams. Phone scammers have used software to display the Wood Buffalo RCMP detachment telephone number in an attempt to obtain personal and banking…

Tom Henihan Express Staff Delegation: Smoky River Economic Development A Delegation to give a Retail Gap Analysis presentation led by Diane Chiasson of the Smoky River Economic Development was cancelled. Delegation: Fire Chief Marcel Maure M.D. of Smoky River #130…

Family and Community Support Services – In Focus Georgia Dubois Director Smoky River FCSS is so excited to be offering this programming in the fall of 2016. Smoky River FCSS believes that people are our most valuable resource and want…

Canada News Wire News release The proposed Canada Pension Plan (CPP) increase may be pitched as “modest”, but small business owners are saying it’s anything but, according to the latest data from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). A…