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Edson Rotary celebrates 20 years of service

by Deanna Mitchener together. Rotarians then get together Edson Healthcare Centre. grounds in the courtyard.
for the stately meal along with guests. The Wellness Project will improve Congratulations went to each
The Edson Rotary Club celebrated With 20 years to celebrate, local the quality of life of the continuing Rotarian past and present for their
their 20 year anniversary on September dignitaries were also invited including care clients, their families and staff commitment and generosity to the
23 at the Galloway Station Museum Edson Mayor Greg Pasychny, who aid them by enhancing the local and international community.
and Travel Centre. Yellowhead County Mayor Gerald
Each year Rotarians come together Soroka, and MLA Eric Rosendahl who
to celebrate their achievements within each congratulated Edson Rotary on its
our community and internationally. years of service.
The annual event is celebrated In August of 1997 the Edson Rotary
locally with a cook-off and appointed Club was formed, and they have
judges choose a winner. Contestants' contributed a great deal to the
dishes are judged for the most community. Their achievements
flavourful, best appearance, and the include scholarships for youth, the
service receive. Highway to Mexico project, Dirt
Judges must agree upon only one Hands project, Rotary Sundays in the
winner, which can be difficult as these Park, Rotary Campground, and the
Rotarian chefs put their heart and soul Rotary Skateboard Park —just to
into preparing a marvellous meal. mention a few.
Some even add extra fine table service, The organization also made a large Meagan Hawkshaw wins Rookie of the Year during Rotary's 20th Anniversary that
candy, dress up in costume, and contribution towards the Edson Spray was held at the Galloway Station Museum and Travel Centre on September 23.
whatever it takes to try and win the Park, and they are currently working photo Deanna Mitchener
award. It is all in fun, and everyone is on the Wellness Project for the
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Judges for cook-off during the 20th anniversary celebration of the Edson Rotary Club
Call Lexie at 780-723-3110all Lexie at 780-723-3110
were Kirsten MacDonald, and Theresa and Ken Albrecht. Lorraine Symes was giving C
each of the judges a flower. photo Deanna Mitchener
Elect Krystal Baier Re-Elect David Russell Division 4
Elect Krystal Baier for for
Yellowhead County Council
Edson Town Council on Oct 16.Edson Town Council on Oct 16. I have served the residents

I will bring ideas and work effectively to of Peers, Rosevear, and
keep families and professionals in Edson by Shiningbank Lake for just
promoting healthy activities and well-being over 5 years now. Working
of all ages, while supporting growth and with our Council we have
sustainability for Business. I value fiscal
responsibility to current taxpayers and accomplished some very
future generations in order to remain stable significant goals for the
during the economic highs and lows. betterment of all in
Yellowhead County, such as
Please visit my facebook page "Elect Krystal paving collector roads,
Baier for Edson, AB Town Council" for more
information. Try emailing me at building and improving our or call 780-712- fire halls and equipment, completing infrastructure such as
0244, to share your concerns or ideas for the Peers MultiPlex, and beginning construction of the
our Town. Rosevear Bridge. Opening the new Pump tracks throughout
the County was a highlight for me and listening to the
laughter and enjoyment of children and families reaffirmed
Sweet and cuddly kitty Shayna is for me the role of municipal government.
looking for her furever home. However, much work remains to be done, such as
She is extremely affectionate and completing recreational projects, addressing seniors
loves everyone including kids, housing issues, improving cellular and internet services and
dogs and other cats. She is litter strong representation at upcoming inter-municipal
trained and has started to mouse. discussions.
Contact us to scoop her up!
Visit For an experienced, strong, voice for
for more information or
780-712-6788. Peers, Rosevear and Shiningbank
Support EARS by coming out to our spook-tacular Haunted Gully Lake
fundraiser on October 21st between 6 and 9 pm at the walking trail at
the end of 4th Avenue in east Edson. Details on our Facebook page! Vote David Russell for Councillor,
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Fax: 780-723-2213 on October 16, 2017
Call 780-723-9493 for information
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