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Mac Olsen Express Staff The M.D. of Smoky River KidSport organization met at the Town of Falher office in the evening of October 23. Those attending were Chairperson Lynn Farrell, Sherry Limoges and Ashley Cairns. They discussed the need for…
PIC – They’re on parade at Ecole Routhier

Above, left-right, are Ian Hicks, Alanah Dubrule, Paisley Marchildon and Caleb Morin. They and the other students at Ecole Routhier made their way across the stage in the main gym during an assembly on October 31. They were on parade…

Mac Olsen Next Sunday marks the centennial of the end of the First World War – and it is imperative for us to ensure for posterity that the fallen and all veterans will always be remembered. The last Canadian veteran…
Local hospital employee receives prestigious award

Mac Olsen Express Staff Rachelle I. Bérubé has made health care her career and passion for many years, especially when it comes to helping the Francophone people of the Smoky River region. To that end, Bérubé has been presented with…
PIC – ‘Dangerous Dolls’

Pictured above, left-right, are Ariane Cote, Dani Young, Karen Tytula, Joyce Rey and Tanya Yarmenko. In front is their mascot, Brie Cheese. This group, which works in the Farm Credit Canada office in Falher, calls itself the ‘Dangerous Dolls’ and…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Falher Pirates hosted the Grimshaw Huskies for their home opener in the evening of November 3. The Pirates had a commanding lead going into the third period. However, the Huskies managed to…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Lots of people got dressed up in their favourite Halloween costumes last Wednesday, with everything from the Avengers, to dolls and witches and goblins. All the schools had activities for their students, and…

RCMP News release   On Thursday, October 18, 2018, members of the Western Alberta District Rural Crime Reduction Unit, RCMP Auto Theft Unit, McLennan RCMP and Peace Regional RCMP executed a search warrant at a rural property near Girouxville, Alberta,…
Obituary – Marvyn Daniel Dupuis passes away at 76

Marvyn Daniel Dupuis, 76, passed away Sunday October 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he lived for the past twenty-five years. He had a courageous but very brief battle with cancer. He fought it with his ever present smile…