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Legion’s Poster and Literary Contest keeps Remembrance alive

November 21, 2017 at 3:13 pm

Jeff Gaye With Remembrance Day come and gone, one way the Royal Canadian Legion keeps remembrance alive year round is through its Remembrance Poster and Literary Contest. Cold Lake Branch 211 will accept contest submissions from local students until December 1. There are separate categories for grades 1-3 (poster only), 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12. Literary contest entries may be a poem, essay or short video. The winning entries for each category at the national levelRead More

Using credit wisely: it is possible!

November 21, 2017 at 3:11 pm

Denise Read, Financial Counsellor, SISIP Financial Trenton We may think we are masters of the credit card game. But credit is no game, and for the most part, we are not in control! With insufficient training on budgeting or even savings, our use of credit can lead us into more trouble than we bargained for. There are ways of mitigating the damage and making your card work for you: 1. Avoid having too many creditRead More

MD of Bonnyville hosting Regional Crime Forum

November 21, 2017 at 3:07 pm

MD of Bonnyville The Municipal District of Bonnyville is hosting a Regional Crime Forum on Friday, December 1 at the Bonnyville Senior Citizens’ Drop-In Centre’s Pioneer Room (4813-47 Avenue) from 6:30 to 9:00 pm. MD Council is inviting area residents to discuss crime issues facing the region and solutions that can be implemented to prevent and reduce the offences. Reeve Greg Sawchuk said “MD Council has chosen to take the lead and organize a RegionalRead More