Routhier school student joins cancer fund-raising crusade

There is yet another addition to the growing list of candidates whom have stepped forward to shave their heads for an upcoming cancer research fundraiser in April. Falher Routhier school Grade 6 student Kevin Rey has officially thrown his name in the hat as one of the people who is shedding his locks April 25 […]

Girouxville planning family fun day to aid youth to visit Pope

Plans for a community family fun day on March 9 in Girouxville have been initiated. This was a main focus of discussion at the Societe Dev. Culturel de Girouxville annual meeting Jan. 22 at the Girouxville Community Centre. During the election of officers, Carmen Ewing and Billy Bremner elected as co-chairs, along with secretary Cherie […]

Snowstorm closes local schools as temperatures plummet into deepfreeze

Blizzard-like snow conditions forced some schools in Falher and Donnelly to send students home early last Thursday, Jan. 24. Students at G.P Vanier junior/senior high school in Donnelly, Ecole Routhier school and Ecole Heritage school in Falher were sent home at 11:30 a.m. thanks to heavy snow. Under policy of the High Prairie School Division […]

Lapensee makes it four straight wins at Falher Ladies Bonspiel

A team from Falher and two from Peace River were top winners at the annual Ladies Bonspiel, hosted by the Falher Centennial Curling Club Jan. 25 to 27. For the fourth successive year, Falher skip Rita Lapensee won the ‘B’ Event, edging the McLennan rink skipped by Joce McArthur 9-7. “It was an intense game […]