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PIC – Sworn in for the Town of Falher

At right, CAO Adele Parker administers the oath of office with Ryan Roy prior to the Falher council meeting in the evening of June 11. Falher council now has its full seven members.  

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   There was lots to see and do during the Honey Festival in Falher on June 16. Councillors and staff for the Town of Falher served a pancake breakfast in the Falher Regional Recreation…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Honey Festival attendees were treated to a big event at the Falher Regional Recreation Complex in the evening of June 16. Professional Bull Riders PBR Canada held their bull riding competition indoors. The…

Tom Henihan Express Staff Catholic Cemetery Council approved to enter an agreement with La Corporation Episcopale for the grass cutting at McLennan Catholic Cemetery. Bike Racks In response to a resident’s letter to Council suggesting bike racks be placed at…
Knights of Columbus tenth annual Children’s Fishing Derby

Tom Henihan Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com The tenth annual Children’s Fishing Derby at Winagami Lake Provincial Park took place on Saturday June 9, with a cold breeze coming off the water, though things warmed up somewhat in the early afternoon. That…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs An RCMP officer who was posted at the detachment in McLennan has been charged for a second time with impaired driving. Cpl. Anita Doktor is accused of impaired driving and she has been suspended…
G.P. Vanier year-end concert was certainly a Grand Finale

Tom Henihan Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com G.P. Vanier Bands presented “The Finale” concert on June 14 with over a hundred band members taking part. The gym was arranged so the Grade 7, 8 and 9 band members took their positions at…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Ariane Cote & Trin Portratz opened for the TJ Ruckus band in the evening of June 16. The concert was held in the Falher Curling Runk, which was filled to capacity with dancers.…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs The Honey Festival parade took place in Falher, starting at 10 a.m. on June 16. It started an ended in the Centre Chevaliers parking lot, making a circular route through Falher. Below is the…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Honey Festival kicked off in the evening of June 15 with a couple of events. At the Centre Chevaliers, the ‘French Toast’ band and others performed for a large audience. They performed…