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Henry King
Henry King



Trails End Snack Wagon is ready to roll in
for your event. We offer beef on a bun,
hotdogs, mini donuts, popcorn, cotton candy,
frozen treats, hot and cold beverages plus
many more snacks!

Paulette Penton, a fish biologist, spends time with kids during the annual Bioblitz held on May 3 at the
school pond. Photo Deanna Mitchener

Kids learn responsible fishing

at annual Edson Bioblitz Give us a holler!!!

by Deanna Mitchener "This morning we did some Electro-fishing in the 780-794-0000
Wilmore Wilderness Park. We were able to get a
The 4th Annual Bioblitz was held at the Edson couple of Brook trout and some Stickleback fish. This
School Lake on May 31. is the first time we have been able to catch Brook OL' PEMBINA TRACTOR PULL SOCIETY
Paulette Penton a fish biologist with the trout in this creek. Kids are learning how to handle 13TH ANNUAL 2015 FARMERS’S DAY EVENT
government of Alberta and Parks was helping with the live fish gently, with my assistance," said Penton.
the event. "Today we are learning about the difference Electro-fishing according to Wikipedia uses You can pull at this event!
between fish in lakes and rivers,” she said. electricity to stun fish before they are caught. Electro-
We are teaching youngsters that responsible anglers fishing is a common scientific survey method used to Six Tractor Weight Classes,
will catch a fish, identify it, and then put it back. sample fish populations to determine abundance, plus Bantam and Demo
Today kids are catching pretend fish and taking them density, and species composition. When performed Contact Andy for more info @ 780 785-2060
over to a table and identifying what kind of fish they correctly, electro-fishing results in no permanent harm
have caught. Once they have identified the fish they to fish, which return to their natural state in as little as 2 Day "Antique and Classic" Tractor Pull
put them back into the pool to allow someone else the two minutes after being stunned. Sat. June 13th - start time 11am
same opportunity," said Penton.
Sun. June 14th start time 10am
North of Sangudo Sports Ground
" Saturday Silent Auction"

Other Events:
Concession, Vendors, Children's Peddle Tractor Pull
Tractor Events
Teeter Totter Tractor, Wagon Backup,
Man vs Machine, Parade
$10.00 Adult
Children 6-12
5& Under FREE
Emersynn Lamabe, Logan Tait and Skyler Lawton take a bit out of their decorated canoe cookies during
their grade one field trip to the Galloway Station Museum May 28. Photo Adrienne Tait Registration for drivers start at 8 am

Stephanie Corner and

good things growing... Stephen Macumber
Who both received $2,000 Edson Healthcare
Seed and fertilizer blends
Seed and fertilizer blends Auxiliary scholarships in 2014.
for lawns, gardens, Photo
for lawns, gardens,
agricultural and not available At Panda Plumbing and
agricultural and
reclamation use Heating we offer:
reclamation use

Boiler service and install
25 kg bags and mini-bulks Tankless unit service and install
25 kg bags and mini-bulks
bags available Stephanie Corner Stephen Macumber Furnace repairs
bags available
This scholarship will be available in 2015 Renovations and repairs
to suitable applicants New construction
Call anytime For more information, please contact Drain cleaning

Trenton and Kim Stanley JOANNE AT 780-723-2674
Seed and Fertilizer Phone or text: 780-234-9289
780-693-2436 The Lorraine Askew scholarship will be

Fax 780-693-2802 included and managed in the future by the
Cell: 780-728-9190 Edson Healthcare Centre Auxiliary committee.
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