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CHRISTMAS SAVINGS!! REC COMPLEX MP Eglinski says ‘flaws’ in marijuana legislation continued page 14
SPECIAL Edson Rec Update to town includes information on CN crossings and Pine Beetles
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Christmas ENERGY & OIL moves ahead by Adrienne Tait will set their priorities and impropriety taking place,” said E g l i n s k i s a i d , “ T h e Fall Toxic Round Up
“plan of attack” as the official Eglinski.
legislation is very loose.” One
EDITION FEATURE: after 4-3 vote... West Yellowhead Member of opposition for the upcoming The marijuana bill was passed concern is that it will be legal to at Recycle Depot...
and is set to come out July 1 . possess up to 30 grams of
Letters to Santa, see page 4 Parliament Jim Eglinski sitting of the legislature.
attended the Town Council Eglinski said the party will Eglinski told council, “There marijuana but a person will not
Greetings & More! ENERGY meeting on January 16 to continue to challenge the tax are a lot of flaws in that bill. be charged until 50 grams,
Rotary Kicks EDUCATION PROTOCOL connect with council as well as reforms as well as the finance There are a lot of flaws with “Why have two different
provide an update from Ottawa. minister regarding tax benefit regards to the impaired driving a m o u n t s ? ” q u e s t i o n e d
Free bowling WELLNESS into IN ACTION! Violence and t o V i c t o r i a f o r t h e “We believe Canadians want to scientific evidence for what the impact to municipalities
MP Eglinkski will soon head schemes and pension concerns. laws” most notably a lack of Eglinski. Another concern is

Conservative's national caucus see more. There is clear levels would be considered and provinces with regards to
and snacks PROJECT Gear see pages 25-28 Risk Protocol meeting at which time the party evidence that there was some impaired with marijuana. continued page 2

...equals smiles! P.C. PARTY see page 8 Reflections

Community Meal....


Countdown begins 1910: Evicting

the Metis from
with Lite-Up! see page 25


Seniors Lodge
asks for
assistance with photo Deanna Mitchener
County Ad... leaky roof...

see page 7

see page 9

An inflated

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