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ENERGY & OIL SHOP LOCAL FEATURE Historic election sees NDP win majority

Spring

Our primary line of defense and protection Home NDP Eric Rosendahl elected as new MLA for West Yellowhead
FEATURE: Improvement by Adrienne Tait followed by Wildrose returning Of the win Rosendahl said, “I'm best at representing them that I
OilPatch as Official Opposition with 21 pretty excited. It's a long time can, going forward. The real
see page 23-27 Ideas!... Voters called for a change in seats. The PCs will be returning overdue.” work begins.”
government on May 5 handing with 10 seats. The Liberals and Rosendahl said he had received Rosendahl said his plans for the Vanier grade one class
see page 13-14 the Alberta NDP a majority the Alberta Party took one seat “some pretty good feedback” riding are to represent it as best show their
ENERGY & OIL government and bringing an end each. throughout the campaign with he can and thanked Robin dance moves
to the Progressive Conservative
Campbell and Stuart Taylor for
regards to the party platform. “I
NDP candidate Eric Rosendahl
WELL WATER has been elected as the new MLA have to thank the constituents for
SCHOOL TIMES FEATURE: Party's 44-year dynasty. running. “It was a tough battle
The NDP won 53 seats, for the West Yellowhead riding. having faith in me. I will do the but in the end the people have
ENERGY Town issues spoken and I'm pretty excited.”
Outgoing West Yellowhead
EDUCATION update on MLA Robin Campbell watched
the election results from the
A Guide to fluoride Recreation Complex in Edson.
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careers in levels... Upon seeing the final results
Edson Cycling Oil & Gas... C a m p b e l l s a i d , “ I ' m Edson Wildcats PeeWee C team
see pages 23-27
Assoc. focuses see page 7 disappointed. I think over the
on Wilmore last seven years I have done a Head to Playoffs!
pretty good job as an MLA. I am
trail expansion see pages 23-27 PARKS proud of my record. I'm proud of
all that I have done in the riding, continued on page 3
all the infrastructure I brought in
BMX track and all the programming I've

replaced by worked with.”
63% of the vote in the riding
new pump was conservative but that vote Senior’s Winter
GRINCHY track... was split between the Wild Rose Parkland
and Progressive Conservative

see page 8 parties. “That hurts. So we're Lodge holds: Olympics!
sending an ND to government
with less than an overwhelming
COMMENT majority of the vote of the riding.
That stings a bit. But the people
Tip Change is have spoken and they are always
right at the end of the day and
of what we'll move on.”
The future is less certain for
the Hat democracy Campbell who plans to take some photo Deanna Mitchener
is about... time with his wife and figure out 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
what they would like to do.
In hindsight Campbell said
see page 6 what went wrong with the continue on page 3
election was the split of the
REAL ESTATE conservative vote between the Local community stepped up in a big way to help the program
Conservatives and the Wild Rose
Like Edson and which allowed the NDP to “go up
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weeklyanchor Best Of his tenure as MLA,
Source Campbell was most proud of
being elected the first time
for Real Estate followed closely by being able to Pioneer Cabin
-Look inside to see On April 29 and 30 Pine Grove’s grade 6 students embarked on a journey to Edmonton for the annual grade deliver the budget speech. continued page 3
SEE STORY PAGE 15
the best in real estate 6 Alberta Legislature Field Trip. While students are learning the basics of how government operates at the “Getting to do the budget speech Photo Ana Manning Valentine’s Tea
municipal, provincial, and federal levels in class, this trip brings the information to life. Students are taken on
and agents in our area. a guided tour of the Alberta Legislature where they are invited to participate in a “mock legislature”, and wearing a pair of moccasins
complete with roles, props, and costumes. This amazing opportunity for young students to get engaged in that were made by an elder in
Like government and the democratic process lives on in fond memories for thousands of Alberta students who Hinton,” said Campbell.
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