Local Green Acreages Workshop a big success

Richard Froese Spotlight Ways to create and preserve more green space on rural residential land were presented at a free stewardship workshop in High Prairie on April 21 and Slave Lake on April 23. The Green Acreages Workshop was hosted…

Express Staff On April 4, the McLennan RCMP Detachment responded to a complaint of robbery in Falher. The RCMP attended and, upon further investigation, revealed one male wearing dark coloured clothing, a hoodie and sunglasses, assaulted a resident before fleeing…
PIC – Customer appreciation day at Max Fuel

It was customer appreciation day at Max Fuel Distributors Ltd. in Falher on April 20. Above, manager Roger Remillard cooks hamburgers and hot dogs for the event. Smoky River fire chief Marcel Maure took over the role later. There was…
Police officer inspires as mentor and musician

Richard Froese Spotlight A respected Aboriginal police officer and role model for youth, Kinuso musician Cory Cardinal has released his first compact disc (CD). “North of Town Roads” features many songs he wrote and composed from a career that started…

Commentary by Tom Henihan It is noble to express concern for the world our grandchildren will inherit as Stephen Lewis did recently at the NDP Leadership Convention in Edmonton. Most responsible people look ahead with similar thoughts but being powerless…

Express Staff The murder trial for John Edward Chomiak has been delayed to Aug. 8. It was originally to start in Peace River on April 25, after a judge agreed late last year to grant Chomiak his most recent extension.…