Chris and Jen Futter at the McLennan Library with the table they made with encyclopedias and poplar wood cut in the yard of former long-time librarian Mariette Limoges. Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRixerExprs Chris and Jen Futter recently presented a…

Tom Henihan Twenty-five, University of Alberta first-year healthcare professionals will attend a Medical Skills Weekend in McLennan, March 18, 19 and 20. The aim of inviting the students, who are studying to be physicians, nurses and paramedics, is to introduce…

Commentary by Tom Henihan Nothing can ruin one’s fun quicker than municipal bylaws. Many a rock concert, late night party, fireworks display and bonfire singalong have had their flames quickly and unceremoniously doused by the meddlesome enforcement of bylaws. They…

Mr. Jean Simoneau, late of Barrhead, Alberta, born in Girouxville, Alberta, passed away on December 30, 2015 at the age of 76 years. He is survived by his loving family; wife of 54 years, Jeannine; 3 children, Bernie (Barb Ringer),…

Richard Froese Spotlight A free eight-week program to help adults maintain physical fitness has come to High Prairie under Alberta Health Services. Already, about 15 people have filled up all the spaces for the first block of sessions for the…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Take a leadership role on a work assignment, Aries. If your interest in work has been waning of late, a more active role may help you change your perspective. TAURUS – Apr 21/May 21 Taurus,…

Express Staff The annual Ukrainian New Years dinner was held at the Guy community hall on Jan. 16. Besides the dinner, the High Prairie Zirka Dancers performed, as they did in 2015. The event was a fundraiser for the hall.…