Family Day activities held in Donnelly, Jean Cote

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs February 20 was Family Day in Alberta, and several communities around the region had their own activities to mark the event. In Donnelly, the local recreation society held their event at Regalo Park. It featured…
Prairie River students shine in annual science fair

Richard Froese Spotlight Enquiring experiments by Grade 8 and 9 students of Prairie River Junior High School in High Prairie were on display at the school’s annual science fair Feb. 16. “Judges were overall impressed with the students’ abilities to…

Express Staff February 8 meeting: . Motion passed to open a non-profit organization chequing account for the Musée Girouxville Museum at the Vision Credit Union. . Motion to approve the AUMA’s Risk Management Services’ revised lift station valuation estimate of…

Spotlight Staff High Prairie School Division could be growing, geographically, with a possible vote in local government elections this fall. During its monthly meeting Jan. 20, the board of trustees discussed the current boundaries, says an HPSD news release. One…
M.D. of Smoky River implements new garbage collection process

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Beginning in mid-March, the M.D. of Smoky River is implementing a new residential waste collection system. Participation in the new system is mandatory and all residents will be provided with a new garbage cart with…
Ducks Unlimited Banquet next month in McLennan

Spotlight Staff The 28th annual Smoky River Ducks Unlimited Banquet is just a month away, so get your tickets as soon as possible. The event will be held at the Elks and Royal Purple Community Hall in McLennan on March…