Wild Pink Yonder is here!
Wild Pink Yonder is here. The riders arrived in Acme on the evening of Tuesday, August 24th for the night. They enjoyed the festivities, and all the hard work volunteers put in to make them feel welcome.
Next stop, Linden campground on August 25th for a fundraising barbecue from 11am-1pm. They then will make their way to Three Hills for the Parade of Horses on Main Street at 3:30pm, followed by the Campus Carnival starting at 4:30 on Prairie Campus Courtyard.
There will be plenty to do all ev

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Paul Touzin, Inuvik to Ottawa

 

His voyage begins on the most northern road in Canada, along the Dempster Highway. Paul Touzin flies from his home in Ottawa, Ontario to an airport in Inuvik, Northwest Territories, with nothing but his bicycle and a few supplies.
Don't be too quick to judge. The man of 50-something is nothing short of prepared and experienced.
His first real biking trip was a ride through British Columbia in 1976. Paul fell in love with the adventure and has continued to ride through Canada almost every year

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Linden repair project nears completion

 

Residents of the Village of Linden have been watching, large earth movers dig out up to nine feet of a full block of First Street NW, as Foran Contracting (sub-contracted from Rubydale Asphalt) replaced the waste water main and removed the poorer quality dirt. The line itself was old and a camera view showed it to have large sags. This particular road had been slated for paving since repairs had been made a couple of years ago to stabilize it after more than half of its width started breaking

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Standing Up to Organized Crime - Organized crime can be found operating anywhere.  Sometimes it is not readily apparent that criminal activity is not 'random', or an isolated incident.  Organized crime employs violence and intimidation to achieve its criminal objectives, posing a serious threat to Canadian communities.  Criminal Intelligence Service Canada estimates that 750 organized crime groups operate across Canada (CISC, 2009).
Our Conservative Government is serious about protecting Canadia

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