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Everyone gathers at the park next to the Paroisse Notre Dame de Lourdes in Girouxville on Sept. 30 for a group photo, following the Terry Fox Run by staff and students of Ecole Routhier and Georges P. Vanier.  

Express Staff   Students at Ecole Routhier in Falher will get the opportunity to learn about safety issues and hazards around farming operations. Representatives for the Raymond-based Farm Safety Centre will be at the school on Jan. 20 & 21.…

The Falher Library has announced their cash calendar winners. Above, from left, Wendy Gagnon of the Friends of the Falher Library board presents a $1,000 cheque to Paula Guindon. Not shown is Lynn Vanlersberghe, the $500 winner.

Express Staff The public is invited to attend meetings of the Smoky River Sweet Talkers Toastmasters Club. The club meets every week in the M.D. council chamber in Falher, on Tuesdays from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Drop in and visit,…

Pictured is Ainsley McNabb in the Grade 2F class at Ecole Routhier in Falher. After returning from Christmas break, she and other students went skating at the Falher Regional Recreation Complex. Photo courtesy of Ecole Routhier  

by Mayor Myrna Lanctot, Village of Donnelly A few projects were undertaken in the Village of Donnelly this past summer. Raider’s Site Services Ltd. of Edmonton won the tendering contract to replace some old sidewalks on the west side of the…

by Tom Henihan Originally from Holland, Eric Verstappen, has been in Alberta since 2008 and is keen to create greater dialogue and exchange of ideas with business people in the region. “I am a business person who is fairly new…