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by Deanna Mitchener
The Edson Members also Alberta organ and tissue
Royal Canadian From the care deeply donation –registry agent launch
Legion Joe Publisher’s Desk about
Wynne Branch Dana McArthur supporting the
#51 was forced men and Rob
to cancel its women who
Building Canada Plan Raise the Roof Dinner and Dance serve this country and Remember Merrifield
and silent auction fundraiser on those who made the ultimate Member of Parliament for Yellowhead
September 8 after only selling 22 sacrifice.
tickets. Simply put, the legion has some West Yellowhead MLA Robin Campbell

The fundraising event was needed funds but they do not have the kind
From the to help pay for redoing the aging of money it will take to redo the
Publisher’s Desk roof on the 27 year old building. The roof. They have little option but to Rob
Dana McArthur Tip roof suffered a major failure causing hope it will last the winter without
causing more leaks or damage.
a leak and a temporary patch was

of made. But the roof is long overdue Now here's a heart-warming (and Member of Parliament for Yellowhead Conservative
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Riding Update: Independent seniors’ advocate needed Hello again… Robin Campbell, MLA
West Yellowhead

Committee on Environment to visit Yellowhead to fix long-term care: Eggen by Carlo Klemm

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