Thursday , 13 May 2021

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Tunes and Tailgates concert postponed to July 10

While the tenth anniversary of the 2nd Chance Trail Ride will be continuing with a socially distanced ride along the Iron Horse Trail between Lindbergh and Elk Point on May 8, the Tunes and Tailgates concert which was planned for the evening is being postponed to July 10. According to …

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LCSD Statement on Draft Curriculum

Lakeland Catholic School Division (LCSD) will not be piloting the draft K-6 curriculum during the 2021-2022 school year. “Our Board and senior staff have consulted with principals, teachers and school councils about the draft K-6 curriculum. Concerns have been raised regarding the implementation timeframe, resource availability, and the ability to …

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Organics collection begins in Vermilion this week

The first pick up day for organics in Vermilion will be Tuesday April 27, by way of Integrity Waste Solutions who also look after the blue bag recycling for the community. With additional benefits to the environment there are long term savings anticipated, and a bonus for residents is that …

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Plamondon Kindergarten teacher receives award

A teacher from Ecole Plamondon School recently received an award for her ongoing work in early childhood education. Adrienne Peoples-Sprecker teaches kindergarten. She used to work for the Northern Lights Public School Division as a learning consultant. The ECEC Lifetime Achievement award is presented to a member of the Early …

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NLPS offering Summer School from July 5 to 30

Northern Lights Public Schools (NLPS) announced today that it will be offering Summer School from July 5 to 30. This opportunity is open to all NLPS students who are currently in grades nine to 12 as well as high school students from other school divisions throughout the province. Nicole Garner …

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The Small and Medium Enterprise Relaunch Grant opens today

Applications are now being accepted for the spring 2021 payment from Alberta’s small business grant. Earlier this month, the Alberta government announced that the Small and Medium Enterprise Relaunch Grant program has been reopened for a new payment to businesses affected by the April 2021 public health orders. This means …

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