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County ‘Thanks to the journals, autographed book, Puocher’s tape, and help from Edson Legion and Weekly Anchor’ $1M
See the second
campgrounds See the second by Deanna Mitchener November 5 as a part of anniversary of the the history on the First District Historical
section for our
A Guide to open house section for our Edson's Remembrance outbreak of the First World War. Their hard Society is honored to be raised
special tribute
careers in OilPatch held at Peers... special tribute The Galloway Station Day celebrations that World War. By the end of work and dedication able to host such an
Oil & Gas... see page 23-27 to those who Museum was host to an were taking place the the conflict the war had f r o m g a t h e r i n g evening thanks to the
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sacrifice evening reflecting back on week leading up to t o u c h e d a l m o s t i n f o r m a t i o n t o journals, autographed for
history during the First
Remembrance Day,
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book, Poucher's tape,
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Shari McDowell,
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freedom was presented by the manger at the museum and Madison Sharman made for a remarkable #51 and thanks to the
SCHOOL TIMES $15,000 Edson and District said, "August 2014 did a magnificent job presentation. Weekly Anchor for...
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Niton School COMMENT
Annual Toy Run in support of the Edson Kinette's Christmas Hamper
Gratitude for
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New Director of Community Service Jim Desautels
Photo roundup
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see page 9 of Halloween
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Local Emergency Response personnel took some time to enjoy the Sidewalk Jamboree by riding the carousel on Thursday evening.
see page 12 See pictures and story on page 10. Photo Adrienne Tait


Interest in
Edson fire department Fire Chief Al Schram and Mayor Greg Pasychny presented firefighter Cal Thompson with a Federal medal in honor of his 20
diplomas be years of exemplary service during the town council meeting November 4. Members of the Edson fire department were also on hand to celebrate.
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