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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…

Express Staff The Falher/Nampa junior girls curling team has come home victorious. They won the gold medal at the provincial championship in Lacombe during the weekend of March 4-6. They played against Emily Clarke of the Northern Alberta Curling Association…

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…

Tom Henihan Express Staff The Society of the Sacred Heart Ladies Auxiliary is a venerable organization that has served the physicians, medical staff, and patients at the McLennan Hospital for eighty-six years. The Ladies Auxiliary offers assistance from acquiring medical…

Tom Henihan Express Staff Approximately 180 people attended the Step into Spring Fashion Show fundraiser held at Ecole Providence Gym on Sunday March 6. The show, sponsored by the Catholic Women’s League and St. John the Baptist Parish was to…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Romance is on your mind, Aries. That’s because you met a wonderful person and are interested in seeing where this relationship may go. TAURUS – Apr 21/May 21 You feel artistically inspired this week, Taurus.…

Commentary by Richard Froese Birds will start to sing with glee as winter turns into spring on March 20. Lets all join in the chorus with brighter days ahead. Days are getting longer after we turned our clocks to spring…

Mac Olsen Express Staff   Fire guardian appointments During their meeting on March 9, council for the M.D. of Smoky River No. 130 approved the appointment of the 2016 fire guardians. They consist of Smoky River fire chief Marcel Maure; fire…

Express Staff The Club des Pionniers in Donnelly was a busy place on March 10, as the annual Seniors Fun Day was held. There were 40 people for the cribbage tournament, six for snooker pool and nine teams for carpet…

Nathaniel Reid takes his turn at the hoop to score as many baskets as possible out of 15 shots. Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   Georges P. Vanier in Donnelly hosted a basketball skills contest for children on March 2.…