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HRH OPENING NIGHT A Guide to FEATURE: FEATURE: Yellowhead in by Adrienne Tait transportation eligibility was based on the is 2.4 kilometers or more from their residence raised
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GRINCHY FUN careers in EDUCATION see page 20 transportation policy will allow students in on the walking path distance to the student's walking distance may not seem like much of a for
A revision to the GYPSD student their designated school. Funding was based
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see pages 27-31 COAL The previous policy stated that transport students where the driving distance continued on page 3 Stollery!
SCHOOL TIMES
Coal creates High energy and humour
jobs says
Finance with Chautauqua’s
Annual Toy Run in support of the Edson Kinette's Christmas Hamper Minister 13 teams
Campbell... Cod Gone Wild! take part
see page 21
in local
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New Director of Community Service Jim Desautels New school ...see page 18
bus route Local community stepped up in a big way to help the program
notifier for

see page 11 GYPSD...
see page 9

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