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Top Stories This Week - September 12, 2012
Cargill AgHorizons celebrated its official grand opening of the new multi-million dollar grain handling facility, located near McLennan, on Sept. 5. The historic event included a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony, involving Japanese stakeholders Hiroaki Watanabe of Showa-Sangyo Co. Ltd. (second from left) as well as Yoshitaka Kumagai, president of Ajinomoto Bakery Co. Ltd. (right). Also in the photo (from left) is Tanya Bogdanek, Cargill customer service representative in McLennan, Mike Witkowicz, farm service group manager for Cargill AgHorizons in the Peace River region, Len Penner, president of Cargill, and Municipal District of Smoky River 130 Reeve Robert Brochu.
FCSS is offering new programs in fall
Smoky River Family & Community Support Services plans to offer new programs in the fall, including an after-school youth program.
Japan delegates praise Cargill following devastating earthquake
March 11, 2011 was a day in history which Hiro Watanabe, leader of the integrated sales division for Japanís Showa-Sangyo Bakery Co. Ltd, will not soon forget.
Parental involvement at Ecole Routhier School is essential
The first week at Ecole Routhier School in Falher was a time to get familiar with the schoolís environment, establish routines, and for everyone to get to know their roles and responsibilities.
Commentary: Please don't take my hockey away!
As summer comes to an end, itís always disappointing to see the days get shorter and colder, to watch the leaves falling from the trees, and to start using our heated seats on the way to work.
SRE Sports: Terry Fox Run in McLennan this Sunday
Residents from throughout the Smoky River region are encouraged to show their support for cancer research by participating in this Sunday's annual Terry Fox Run fundraiser.
SRE From The Hip: Continuing the fight to find a cure for cancer
Few people are aware of the physical enormity of what Canadian hero and legend Terry Fox did in his Marathon of Hope run across Canada back in 1980-'81.
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SRE Where Things Stand: Convict, expel minor hockey coach for bodily injury
This week, Martin Joseph George Tremblay, a coach for a Vancouver minor hockey team, will appear in a Vancouver court, facing two charges of assault.
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Spotlight: Culture minister visits Grouard
The Grouard and Area Historical Society (GAHS) received a visit from Heather Klimchuck, the new minister of culture, hoping to impress upon her the need for funds in order to promote Grouard as a historical site.
Spotlight: Annual gun show in Grimshaw
The hunting season has started and the Peace Country Fish & Game Associationís annual gun show, to be held at the curling rink in Grimshaw Sept. 22-23, is the perfect place to find what you need.
Your Horoscope for the second week of September
VIRGO - Aug 24/Sept 22 Virgo, opportunities to advance your career present themselves, but you are not sure if you are ready for a bigger role. Seek advice from trusted colleagues.
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