The North Peace Hockey League's Lakeland Eagles avoided elimination in their best-of-seven NPHL East Division final series Feb. 28 by posting a 3-1 victory over the Falher Pirates. Craig Anderson's goal at 19:47 of the second period was the game winner for the Eagles, which trailed the series 3-1 heading into another must win in Game 5 at Falher March 2. See Page 9 for full coverage.
The Smoky River Regional Physician Recruitment & Retention Committee is teaming up with Smoky River Family & Community Support Services and the Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan by hosting a physician appreciation evening later this month.
“Our justice system is just a joke,” said the father of a victim of a fatal driving collision, after hearing a Feb. 27 Court of Queen’s Bench ruling that will send accused Brenden Holubowich to three years of custody.
Recent concerns surrounding the relocation of air ambulance medevac services from the Edmonton City Centre Airport (CCA) to the Edmonton International Airport formed (EIA) the basis of a teleconference between Albertans the government Feb. 26.
The Alberta Government has sought to clear up confusion and concerns about how medevac services will operate in northern Alberta after they are transferred from the City Centre Airport in Edmonton to the Edmonton International Airport.