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Pond hockey program commences

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Fifteen children are enrolled in the pond hockey program this fall, which is being held at the Falher Regional Recreation Complex. “It’s a good number,” says organizer Doreen Brulotte, “a manageable number for one coach.”…

Chris Clegg North Peace Hockey League The North Peace Hockey League’s five-time defending champions will not be back to defend their title. The Spirit River Rangers officially informed NPHL President Jack McAvoy Oct. 14 of their decision and also asked for…
PIC – Bronze medal winner

GPV student Kennedy Turcotte won a bronze medal at the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association’s provincial golf tournament, which took place in Stony Plain Sept. 25 and in Spruce Grove Sept. 26.
Smoky River Gymnastics Club begins another season

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The main gym at Ecole Routhier is once again the scene for somersaults, balance beam performances, the uneven bars and other gymnastics training. The Smoky River Gymnastics Club has begun the 2017/18 season with 80…
Road Warriors Taekwondo begins new season

Mac Olsen Express Staff The junior high gym at Georges P. Vanier is once again the scene for Road Warriors Taekwondo. Instructor Alain Johnson and his assistants – Shaylene Johnson and Monique Brulotte – are teaching two groups, one for…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Smoky River Minor Hockey teams are ready to hit the ice, and they are awaiting their fans’ support. “We’d like the community support. Come and watch our young athletes,” says President Mark Fournier. “It’s…
McLennan Terry Fox Run 2017, still going at full momentum

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The annual McLennan Terry Fox Run took place on September 17 with the first group of participants leaving Ecole Providence parking lot at approximately 1pm. Unlike last year’s event, which had cold, wet weather, the…