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Gord Fortin There is a problem in arts and entertainment today that needs to be addressed because it is getting pretty ridiculous. I remember a time when you could go to the cinema or watch a program on T.V. and…

Mac Olsen Express Staff During proceedings in the Falher Provincial Court on Jan. 4, David Neufeld’s armed robbery case was remanded to Peace River Provincial Court on Jan. 8. The McLennan RCMP arrested Neufeld and laid charges after a business…
Obituary – Robert Godbout passes away at the age of 80

Robert Godbout, a resident of Jean Coté in his youth, passed away quietly in the North Bay Hospital December 20, 2017. Several recent health issues had taken their toll on his body and well-being; his immune system could no longer…
Division-wide student council initiated for HPSD

Richard Froese Spotlight High Prairie School Division has formed a division-wide school council that met for the first time Dec. 18, says a HPSD news release. “The goal of the council is to present recommendations to school and district leaders…

Richard Froese Spotlight Survivors of the Sixties Scoop and their families are invited to help the provincial government form a meaningful apology. An initial engagement session has been set for Jan. 18 in Peace River at the Bell Petroleum Centre…

Feedback session Wednesday at Slave Lake gov’t. ctr. Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader   This Wednesday, folks from Alberta Environment and Parks will be in Slave Lake to talk about management plans for northern pike and walleye. There’s an update in…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   The Falher Pirates hosted the Grande Prairie Athletics in the evening of Jan. 5. The Pirates won the game by a score of 10-5, and here are a couple of photos of the second…