Page 1 - March 23 2015
P. 1
GYPSD joins
consortium in
curriculum $3.3m REDESIGN KENNEDY KENNEDY Not all dentures are created equally. We specialize in providing comfortable & natural looking dentures.
K
makeover... DENTURE DENTURE Come see us and we will show you the difference!
CLINIC
CLINIC
see page 4 780-723-7655 Quality caring service • New dentures, reline and repairs • Partial dentures and implant over-dentures continue on page 3
4902-5th Ave, Edson Seniors may be eligible for the Alberta Blue Cross Seniors Benefit Program
ENERGY Association of the Year 2009 Award Winner the Year 2010 Canadian 1st Nite FREE 'We would never stand someone down if we still need them': Jack Ramme
Alberta
Small Business
Business of
Media Circulation
photo: Adrienne Tait
Audit
Departs Edmonton
EDUCATION EDSON’S INDEPENDENT, LOCALLY-OWNED NEWSPAPER CALIFORNIA * ARIZONA *
IN ACTION! SERIES: TEXAS * ALASKA * MARITIMES submitted Professional
The Weekly 1-800-562-9999 or Passport
Call your travel agent
SERVING EDSON & YELLOWHEAD COUNTY FOR 25 YEARS 37 YEARS OF SERVICE Photos $12.95
780-723-5787
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 WWW.WEEKLYANCHOR.COM VOL. 26, NO. 12

ENERGY & OIL SHOP LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL $12.1M in funding for Parkland Lodge Available at The Weekly Anchor
5040 3rd Avenue, Edson
30% Provincial and federal funding will include 62 rooms in a 102 unit building $1M

HRH OPENING NIGHT ENERGY & OIL FEATURE: weighting seniors in Edson. Yellowhead, said, “Access to affordable, raised
for diploma
FEATURE:
GRINCHY FUN ENERGY exams... Lodge in Edson on March 19, the Evergreens the three storey, 102 unit building. The quality housing is important, not only here in Edson Wildcats PeeWee C team for
The joint investment will fund 62 rooms in
by Dana McArthur and Adrienne Tait
OilPatch
Alberta but across Canada. Our government
see page 23-27
In an announcement made at Parkland
is proud to invest in housing developments
completion of all phases of the expansion
see page 4
that provide seniors with a stable and
EDUCATION
project is estimated to be over $30 million.
The new lodge will also include activity
IN ACTION! PROVINCIALS Foundation is the beneficiary of a 50/50 rooms, guest housing for families, and affordable place to live. This is great news for Head to Playoffs! Stollery!
$12.1 million joint venture between the
Edson.”
The Canada-Alberta investment in...
exercise facilities.
provincial and federal governments to build
SCHOOL TIMES
see pages B1-B5 new affordable housing for low-income Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for continued on page 3 Peewee A Leafs
Arena fills in
MULTIPLEX support of Win Spot in Provincials!
Parkland A Guide to Atom A
Panthers Win Gold! careers in Eagles...
Oil & Gas... see page 19
see pages 23-27 SPORTS

Edson
Midget
Sabres Local community stepped up in a big way to help the program

GRINCHY stunning Pioneer Cabin
victory...

see page 20 Parkland Senior’s Winter
Pink Shirt Valentine’s Tea
Day part COMMENT Lodge holds: Olympics!
of bigger SEE STORY PAGE 15

picture... Tip Alberta’s
of foster care
the Hat success story photo Deanna Mitchener

videos... continue on page 3 Parkland students Katelyn Brook, Shayla Kootenay, Breann Palmer, Shelby Biro, Sara McFarlane, and Tenise Yakimchuk hold up a
banner they created to encourage friends and classmates to stand up to bullies and know that they are not alone. Photo Adrienne Tait
continue on page 3
see page 6 Westhaven School’s Shirley Sidoruk with a group of grade five students p laying some hockey hooky on March 13 and cheering on
Edson’s Atom A team, along with other schools, during the Provincials they hosted at Talisman Place. Photo Deanna Mitchener
REAL ESTATE
Like Edson and Individual opinions sought on facility partnership
our Facebook Page: Areas Town explores partnering with GYPSD on enhanced gym and walking track
weeklyanchor Best
Source by Adrienne Tait the new A.H. Dakin School. gymnasium would be available for both
for Real Estate The proposed project would see the school school and public use. The need for an
-Look inside to see Town council has met with representatives build include an enhanced gymnasium and a improved sport facility is one that “has been continued page 3
the best in real estate from the Grande Yellowhead Public School walking track. identified time and time again,” said
and agents in our area. Division to explore the possibility of a Councillor Jim Gomuwka said the meeting Gomuwka. (Edson Ltd.)
partnership between the two entities for a with the GYPSD was both “very informative As of press time there were no estimates as
capital project that would be mutually and very positive.” to project cost given due in part to the...
Like beneficial to both parties with the building of Should the project proceed the large AUTO GLASS SPECIALISTS
our Facebook Page: continue on page 3 fOR ALL YOUR glass and window needs call 723-4042
Like weeklyanchor
LEGENDS
our Facebook Page: LEGENDS TAKE OUT MENU
Family
$
CAFE & PIZZA Pack $ 29.99
CAFE & PIZZA
2 Large Pizzas
723-4811 723-4813 with 3 Toppings 24.99 (1995) LTD.
Eat In or Take Out 2 Medium Pizzas $ 20.99
Hours Mon. to Thur.: 5 a.m. to 1 a.m. with 3 Toppings
Fri. & Sat.: 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. DELIVERY 7007 - 4th Ave., Edson, Alberta
Sunday: 5 a.m. to Midnight on orders over $10.00
The Weekly Anchor
2
2
TRUCK MONTH
(weeklyanchor) 2013 CADILLAC ATS013 CADILLAC ATS H14-365 15-078A 2009 CHEV EQUINOX009 CHEV EQUINOX
www.weeklyanchor.com ALL WHEEL DRIVE, 4 DR, FULLY LOAD, HEATED STEERING TRUCK MONTH AWD, FULLY LOADED LEATHER, NAV, DVD, GM
WHEEL, NAV, HEATED & COOL SEATS WARRANTY, LOW KM
0% LEASE OR O% FINANCE
$
$
WAS 39,999 0% LEASE OR O% FINANCE WAS 19,999
$
$
NOW 29,999 BANNISTERGM.COMBANNISTERGM.COM 1-888-227-0566 780-723-3351780-723-3351 NOW 13,499
1-888-227-0566





continued page 3
continued page 3


















continue on page 3
   1   2   3   4   5   6