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Eight kilometers of new bike WEDDING ANNOUNCEMENT

Doug and Sharon Hagen
and Crystal and
trails proposed at Wilmore are excited to announce
Daryl Bourque
the engagement of
by Adrienne Tait · & their children
Full bench cut-out with slide slope
A %5 outslop for water handling
· & Greg Hagen and
Mike Stoner-Walker and Dr. Hendrik Odendaal of · And to avoid fall lines. Elize Bourque.
the Edson Cycling Association presented a plan to The proposed expansion will include a warm up
council that would see an additional eight area as well as man-made features for optional The upcoming wedding
kilometers of trails built at Wilmore Park. challenges.
The Edson Cycling Association has already raised Once a group has 20 kilometers of track in place will take place
enough funds through donations from Talisman they are eligible to host the Alberta Cup. just outside of
Energy, Centrico, and CNRL to complete the first Mayor Pasychny asked if the group planned to Tofield, Alberta on
phase of their three year plan. work on the existing trails and was told yes. September 11, 2015.
There are currently 12 kilometers of trail at If all goes according to plan the Edson Cycling M & M Meats Franchise
Wilmore Park that are used for mountain biking, Association will complete scouting, optimizing
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Edson cycling Association has developed a plan to August through October of this year. an instore owner present. Minimum down payment
build single track wide trails which range in width Councillor Bevan said he supported the project and
from 12” to 16” with varying degrees of difficulty. the building of trails. “This would maybe attract of $45,000+/- with a potential to make $80,000+/- in
The park caretakers would not be responsible for visitors and not just for a stopover. A lot of people your first year. Call Team Hansen @ (403) 343-0824 or
maintaining the trails, and the group is hoping to run these trails when they train for the Death Race email to see
obtain permission to remove any deadfall and in Grande Cache.” Edson Seniors what the benefits of being part of the M & M Meats
maintain the trails through volunteerism. Councillor Boyce said, “You've done a wonderful Franchise is all about.
The group requires a three year commitment from job. The only thing for us to do is to refer this to the Transportation Visit our website at:
their volunteers and currently boasts 38 members community services board and administration to
plus additional board members. make an agreement for the construction of the wishes to thank
Stoner-Walker told council there are four major Wilmore Park trails.”
factors to consider when building trails: The council voted unanimously to have the matter Johnson & Herbert
The 10% rule – where the grade of the trail is
· & referred to community services and brought back to
not to exceed 10% council for resolution. for their
recent donation

of $500

Mike Stoner-Walker
and Dr. Hendrik
Odendaal of the
Edson Cycling
presented a plan to
town council that
could see the
addition of eight
more kilometers of
trails at Wilmore
Photo Adrienne Tait

ARTy Gras fundraiser for Arts Alive returns

The fourth incarnation Thursday, February 19. your name and join the random fun at ARTy
of ARTy Gras takes place Silent auction items fun. Gras. Every year brings
at the Edson Public will include recent Following Mardi Gras new surprises!
Library on Friday, paintings by local artist tradition, costumes are If you would like more
February 20 from 7:30 to Kevin Dye. Adelaide encouraged—but not information contact
10:00 pm. The event DeVries will be selling required. Come out and Robyne Wilock at 780-
includes a rummage sale, her handmade bracelets; enjoy the live music and 712-6357.
live music, silent auction, other artists, artisans, and
and refreshments. All craftspeople are invited Meet Sasha.
proceeds from the event to set up and sell their ARE YOU READY FOR SALEM!
will support the youth- work. The fee is 20% of Almost All Inclusive This 8 year old
centered Arts Alive sales during the event. Lab/Rotti mix
Edson festival. Everyone 18 and up is Yellowhead Travel
R u m m a g e s a l e invited to attend ARTy is a well
donations of pre-owned Gras. Admission is free, mannered
art and art-related items, but our liquor license June 20 - 27, 2015 companion
household décor, and requires your name on the Per person pricing as follows:
jewelry can be dropped guest list. Please email looking for a
off at the library or Double Occupancy: $2385.00 quiet furever
circulation desk until call 780-712-6357 to add WE ONLY HAVE 20 SEATS! ONLY $250.00 DEPOSIT PER PERSON! home where

The above price includes: she can get
Bus transfer from Edson to Edmonton International
Ÿ lots of
Airport cuddles.
Round trip air fare from Edmonton to Boston
Local transportation as needed
Ÿ Check our website for lots more information
7 nights hotel, taxes and luggage handling
* Furnaces Replacement Ÿ
7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 6 dinners
* Furnaces/Air Conditioners Ÿ Staying at the During February the students of
All admissions/excursions
* Residential Heating Packages famous haunted A.H. Dakin are holding a
Services of local guide
* Electronic Air Cleaners Ÿ HOTEL! food/supply drive for EARS.
All taxes
* Humidifiers/Air Exchangers Ÿ
* Furnaces Replacement Rumoured to be haunted: Other tour locations: Donations can be dropped off
* Sheet Metal Work
* Furnaces/Air Conditioners at the school
* Residential Heating Packages The Salem Witch Museum Gold Coast - Gloucester &
* Electronic Air Cleaners Gallows Hill Theatre Rockport Sponsored by:
* Humidifiers/Air Exchangers Witch House Salem & Marblehead
* Sheet Metal Work House of Seven Gables Yin Yu Tang Chinese House CRYSTAL CLEAR ELECTRONICS
Hammond Castle Boston Duck Tours Satellite TV sales, installs, service
Peabody Essex Museum Whale Watch & Lobster Bake John’s cell 780-723-0147
4640 3 Avenue Phone: (780) 723-3553
Edson, AB T7E 1C2 Authorized Dealer Fax: (780) 723-3552 Contact Dawn at (780) 723-4475 or Toll free at (888) 723-4478 Mon to Fri 8 am to 7 pm
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