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Edson Calgary flights delayed

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They have chosen to for June 6. help with awareness a h e a d w i t h i t s region in the future. Bumstead said when
delay instead of starting T o w n o f E d s o n t h r o u g h o u r renovations to the C a i t l y n B u m s t e a d , flying a smaller plane ticket
and failing.” c o m m u n i c a t i o n s Edson/Whitecourt shared parking lot of the airport executive assistant to prices have to be higher in
I n t e g r a A i r h a d coordinator Steve Bethge billboards and releases, as that project was not Integra Air's CEO and order to offset costs. While
announced scheduled said at this time there is social media, etc. But directly linked to the air social media coordinator, large international flights
service with return flights no timeline assigned to they are a private s e r v i c e . M a y o r said, "We are hoping to may be available for a
from Calgary to Edson on review the feasibility of business so specific Pasychny said, “The revisit this in September smaller ticket price the
Mondays, Wednesdays, scheduled service. advertising would be up renovations to the with an October 1st start costs are distributed among
and Thursdays with the Wi t h r e g a r d s t o to them.” parking lot were pre- date." many more passengers. A
first flight originally set advertising Bethge said, The town is moving b u d g e t e d f o r t h i s According to Bumstead it
“The Town of Edson did calendar year. That was was not just low ticket sales one way ticket from Edson
to Calgary ranged between
done before the talks with
but no ticket sales that
Edson welcomes new Integra Air.” caused the company to $250 and $350 depending
on the time of purchase
The Town is hopeful
rethink the timing of the
relative to flight.
t h a t c o n t i n u e d
service. The company
town FCSS Manager improvements to the received mainly positive The company is hopeful
that by this fall there will be
airport will attract
responses at the trade show
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ticket sales in order to
Another new face is scheduled service to the backlash on social media support the service.
j o i n i n g E d s o n ' s community and the due to the ticket price.
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Department. Tanya
Byers takes on the
Family and Community
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( F C S S ) M a n a g e r
position with the
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Byers returned to
Edson in 2011 after
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spending several years
w o r k i n g f o r t h e
S a s k a t c h e w a n
continued from front government in the areas Tanya Byers is the new FCSS Manager in Edson.
o f y o u t h j u s t i c e ,
c o m m u n i t y looking forward to her opportunity to promote
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services. She was most p r o g r a m . “ I a m b e i n g i n o u r
recently a Family school p a s s i o n a t e a b o u t community.”
liaison counsellor with supporting families, Her official start date
Grande Yellowhead community building and with the Town was May
Public School Division. collaboration, and am 24, 2016.
Byers says she's very excited to have this

Meet and Dine


Brian Jean

Leader of the Official Opposition

Friday, June 17, 2016

in Edson

Dinner Tickets Available: 780-723-1420

Free Family Fun in the Park!Free Family Fun in the Park!

Come out and meet Brian
Come out and meet Brian

Friday, June 17 at Centennial Park
(Galloway Station)
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

-Barbeque -Captain Red
-Face Painting -Bouncy Castle
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