Saying goodbye to 2017 – July

July 5, 2017 – Smoky River Emergency Rescue building officially opens its doors Although it threatened to rain, that didn’t stop a large gathering at the new Smoky River Emergency Rescue building in Falher on June 23. Representives for the…
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…
Grand succès pour le brunch du CAFE Nord-Ouest

Submitted by CAFE Nord-Ouest Dimanche dernier, la population de Rivière-la-Paix a répondu, à l’appel du CAFE NORD-OUEST, en se présentant nombreux à son brunch familial. Le comité est fier d’avoir accueilli plus de 160 personnes à la salle des Chevaliers…
Saying goodbye to 2017 – June

June 7, 2017 – Skipping right along, students at Ecole Routhier raise $12,027 for the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta The playground at Ecole Routhier was a busy place on May 26, as the students and their teachers got…
Saying goodbye to 2017 – May

May 3, 2017 – Smoky River Dance Society’s fourth annual Dance Recital concludes a stellar season The Smoky River Dance Society’s (SRDS) fourth annual Dance Recital wrapping up the 2016/2017 season was performed to an appreciative and enthusiastic audience in…
Saying goodbye to 2017 – April

April 5, 2017 – Crafts Club donates Canada 150 commemorative quilt to Villa Beausejour silent auction Villa Beausejour manager, Aline Roy dropped by the McLennan Crafts Club recently to enquire about having a quilt made for a Villa silent auction.…
Not waiting for retirement to travel the world

Joe McWilliams For Spotlight Carson Lehman, son of Aaron and Winnie Lehman of Slave Lake has spent parts of the past eight years indulging in a lust for travel. It has taken him to Africa, to South America and most…
Saying goodbye to 2017 – March

March 1, 2017 – From bingo to fireworks McLennan Family Day celebration was about family, community and having fun The 2017 McLennan Family Day was organized using the proverb “the best times are always found with friends and family gathered…