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Vol. 12, No. 56, Wednesday November 22, 2017

Myrnam youth still missing RCMP request public assistance Two Hills RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 16 year old Ainsley Kirk. Ainsley was last seen in Myrnam, Alberta on November 13, 2017 wearing a black zippered hoodie, black leggings and grey boots. Ainsley is described as: -   Caucasian female -   5’4” tall, 130 lbs. - Brown hair, brown eyes Two Hills RCMP are requesting anyone with information regarding Ainsley’s whereabouts  to contact them at: 780-657-2820 or call your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous phone 1-800222-8477 or


Santa welcomed kids of all ages to visit during Bruderheim’s annual Christmas Celebrations on Saturday, Nov. 18 at Bruderheim School. There were treats and crafts for the youngsters and a bevy of additional activities hosted by volunteers with the Bruderheim Recreation and Culture Board. On Dec. 21 board members will be judging the yard decorating contest.

Lamont County councillor questions credit card usage Michelle Pinon Editor

Credit card purchases made by Lamont County staff not only raised the eyebrows of Div. 5 Coun. Neil Woitas who was reviewing statements recently, but also prompted him to ask related questions to administration during the November 14 meeting. “I did some checking,” stated Coun. Woitas, who had been pouring over credit card expenditures which he said has topped $188,000 with just over two months to

go before the end of the year. He noted there were also six pages of statements that he has yet to obtain. With thousands dollars spent on travel, retail, groceries, etc., Coun. Woitas stated: “There’s some big numbers in five months…I’m just wondering how much abuse there is?” He also cited purchases made through the Ticket Pro site that sells tickets online for sporting events, concerts and theatre performances as well as a couple of entries for golf fees amounting to hundreds

of dollars. Corporate Services Director Debbie Hackman told Coun. Woitas she couldn’t tell him off the top of her head who made the purchases and for what specific items, but would be able to provide that information upon further investigation and research into the matter. Coun. Woitas also asked aloud: “Do all these people need credit cards?” He also wanted to know if there were maximum limits on the cards. Chief Administrative Officer Robyn Singleton said he

had every right to raise concerns but cautioned Coun. Woitas not to name any names or departments. Coun. Woitas shook his head several times during the discussion, and pointed out: “If I ran a business like that I’d be out of business. We have to be accountable for every dollar we spend.” Hackman told Coun. Woitas the county has a corporate account, but staff have individual credit card numbers and individual limits, and those limits are established by policy.” Reeve Wayne

Woldanksi noted that every expenditure is on the statement, and each department head has to sign off on those expenditures. Hackman said she could provide a report if he has specific concerns. Reeve Woldanski added that both himself and the deputy reeve look at those credit card statements on a monthly basis. “I think we have a pretty robust system, but this is a good opportunity to look at it again,” said Singleton. Coun. Dave Diduck noted that one department has sig-

nificant expenditures. Coun. Woitas asked if the county had been burn’t with credit card charges by a disgruntled employee in the past? “Not since I’ve been here, and I’ve been here 13 years,” replied Hackman. Coun. Woitas said he would provide what information he had to Hackman and made the motion to direct administration to report on the credit card internal control processes and report back to council at the December council meeting.

2 - The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Public medical clinic will temporarily shut down at Mary Immaculate Care Centre Michelle Pinon Editor

The medical clinic at the Mary Immaculate Care Centre will be closing temporarily at the end of November. Anthony Brannen, site administrator for Mary Immaculate Care Centre and St. Joseph’s General Hospital, confirmed the news during a telephone interview with The Lamont Leader November 16. Brannen said the medical clinic will be closed for an indefinite period of time starting on November 29. Effectively, members of the public which utilize those services will either have to travel to Vegreville or Lamont until such time a replacement physician can be

found. The medical clinic operated two days a week, and Brannen said on average a physician would see between 20 and 30 residents a day in the span of five hours per day. Brannen said some people have voiced their concerns about having to travel outside of the community for medical services. “Transportation has been a problem in

rural areas. That was identified a number of years ago, but no one has really come up with solutions.” As far as patients who reside in the 30 bed longterm care facility, Brannen said they have access to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, and if something of a more serious nature arises, the nurse can contact a physician and call for an ambulance if necessary.

“We do have an agreement to provide medical care to our residents.” Brannen did mention that those two physicians who operated the clinic previously did rounds for the long-term patients twice a week. Brannen said notification of the temporary closure has been posted on the medical clinic door and a notice was also included in the Town of Mundare

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Town of Lamont to request peace officer services Michelle Pinon Editor

The Town of Lamont is hoping to enlist the services of a peace officer to address some of its traffic safety concerns. Chief Administrative Officer Sandi Maschmeyer told council during her report that she would like to send a letter of request to Lamont County asking for part-time services of its Peace Officer Steve Crosby. The idea would be to have services available several hours per month to focus on traffic safety. Maschmeyer said no overtime would be required and the town would receive 60 per cent of the total revenue in fines. Maschmeyer said the town had approached the county in the past, but pointed out that this proposal would not

interfere with the peace officer’s regular schedule. “I think this is a great idea. I hope the county is amenable,” stated Coun. Doug Pewarchuk, who recommended traffic control in the school zones during loading and unloading of students, and during lunch hour. Maschmeyer said the town would not have to pay extra for driving time since the peace officer is stationed out of the Lamont County administration building which is adjacent to the town office. Maschmeyer said the service would probably pay for itself. “I know there are policing limitations with the RCMP, and this would be good.” Coun. Kirk Perrin asked if the setvices would strictly be for traffic enforcement, and Maschmeyer replied,

yes. Coun. Perry Koroluk asked if traffic enforcement has come up as an issue before, and Maschmeyer said the town receives complaints usually every other day. “There’s a lot of public demand for

more policing, and we aren’t going to get that from Fort Saskatchewan unless there are significant changes,” noted Mayor Bill Skinner. He said the town can’t afford a full-time officer, but does require more

assistance and more visible presence in the community. Coun. Dave Taylor said that during the election campaign, increased security and police presence was the top concern of residents.

Maschmeyer said the peace office won’t replace the police, but will be able to address parking and speeding issues. She said she will report back to council at its next regular meeting.


Grace Stach, President of the Ukrainian Catholic Womens League of Lamont, presented a $3,500 cheque for furnishings for the new lodge to Harold James, Chief Executive Officer of the Lamont County Housing Foundation. Standing next to Stach is Ukrainian Catholic Womens League Secretary Leona Wacko and Beaverhill Pioneer Lodge Manager Debbie Hancheruk.

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4 - The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Opinion Letter to the Editor: The system is rigged Dear Editor, Donald Trump was right about one thing: the system is rigged. How else could only six people be as wealthy as the poorest half of people in the entire world? How did so many more become so much richer than they deserve? The super-rich didn’t work that much harder than you and me. Generally, they work much, much less. This degree of inequality is not normal, by the way. In the 1960s and 1970s, when our middle class was strong and the family farm still flourishing, the federal government’s corporate income tax rate was 37 per cent. Over the years, Liberal and Conservative governments took turns dropping the corporate

tax rate, on the assumption that letting corporations do whatever they want also benefit us. Today, the corporate tax rate is less than half of what it was: 15 per cent. Not coincidentally, the middle class and the family farm are both in very big trouble. Canadian household debt has never been higher. Some young people predict they will never have a full-time job, let alone a pension. Meanwhile, the rich use banks and corporate shares to syphon wealth away from our communities into offshore tax havens. Money is only useful when it’s circulating, funding innovation and jobs: hoarding creates stagnation. How much Canadian money is sitting in these tax

havens doing nothing? At least 12 billion dollars. So why wouldn’t our government simply raise the corporate tax rate and shut down tax havens? Well, three former Canadian Prime Ministers are named in the Paradise Papers (a set of 13.4 million confidential electronic documents relating to offshore investments that were leaked to a German newspaper): Jean Chrétien, Paul Martin, and Brian Mulroney. Stephen Bronfman, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s adviser and close friend, a Liberal Party fundraiser credited with putting Trudeau into office, moved millions of dollars offshore for former

Liberal Party Senator Leo Kolber. There are a lot of Liberals in that list but, to be fair, the Liberals ordered a crackdown on tax cheats which has recouped $25 billion in lost tax revenue in the past two years. It was the Conservatives who started allowing Canadian businesses to set up shop in tax havens and receive profits taxfree. This is why people think politicians are all the same: often, they are. So let’s say we elect a government with gonads. First, the Toronto establishment (the Bronfman’s and the rest of that bunch) will go nuts. That will be fun. If they threaten to take their money and move elsewhere if we shut down legal tax havens,

we’ll shrug. They’re not our best friends. And, when the storms and wars and corruption get to them and they want to come back, they’ll pay their taxes. All of them. If we raise corporate taxes, Jason Kenney and the UCP will go completely berserk. Outfits like the Fraser Institute and the Canadian Taxpayers Association will trot out a bunch of research showing that, as sure as dawn follows darkness, any interference with profit-taking will be followed by economic armageddon. (Follow the funding trail and you’ll see who pays for that research). Anyway, It’s not true. Throughout history, rich people objected to ending slavery, minimum wage, equal pay for

women, women being being paid to work at all..generally, the things that actually benefitted the economy (and are better for everybody, not just them). But let’s say the worst happens and big corporations leave. Well, shucks, that creates a lot of opportunity for new investors, doesn’t it? Maybe there are millions of immigrants with billions of dollars who would love to work hard, pay reasonable taxes and revitalize the economy in a fair, safe country like Canada. What are the chances? So let’s tell those greedy, hoarding tax evaders that, if they want to live in a good country, they have to help the rest of us pay for it. Nora Abercrombie

Letter to the Editor: So many questions; so few answers Dear Editor, Why is the federal government in such a hurry to pass its marijuana legalization legislation when there are still so many questions and so few answers? Just this week, the Alberta Association of Chiefs of Police said that the legislation is coming too fast, stating that, “There is insufficient time to prepare the necessary legislative framework and regulations to ensure the public safety”. The Canadian Association of Police Chiefs warned that it will be “impossible” to be ready for the government’s target of legalizing marijuana by July 2018. Do these things not matter? Why is the Trudeau government not listening to their own Department of Health who warned

that youth under the age of 25, whose brains are still developing, should not be smoking marijuana? Why are they ignoring all the evidence that says more (not fewer) youth will smoke marijuana after legalization, and that car crashes due to impairment by marijuana will increase significantly? Why do they insist that organized crime will decrease after legalization and yet the experts say we are “deluding ourselves” if we think that legalizing marijuana will remove the criminal component? Canada is the first developed country in the world to legalize marijuana. The proposed legislative and regulatory framework is still in its infancy – not even halfbaked – and yet Trudeau stubbornly insists on

recklessly plunging ahead. Why? Are there conflicts of interest driving this agenda? How would we know if there

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questions before we go any further. Betty Unger, Senator (Alberta)

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The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5

RCMP warn public of CRA scam SUBMITTED ARTICLE Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are reminding residents to not fall for the Canada Revenue Agency scam where aggressive people demand gift card purchases. A Fort Saskatchewan resident received a phone call from a male identifying himself as a Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) employee on Nov. 15. The caller told the resident that he owed the CRA money and that if he did not pay, the CRA would have the RCMP arrest him. The resident was told he must purchase prepaid gift cards and provide the card number.      The resident purchased $1,000 worth of prepaid gift cards and provided the information to the male over the phone. To date, the Fort Saskatchewan RCMP have received approximately twenty complaints from residents who are receiving these calls. Residents are reminded of the following guidelines: The CRA will not request payments by prepaid credit cards or Itunes gift cards.    DON’T give any caller these payments or gift card numbers. ·       The RCMP will not make arrests for over-

due CRA fines. The CRA will not leave personal information on an answering machine. ·Never provide personal information through the Internet or by email. The CRA does  not ask you to provide personal information by email. ·Be careful before you

click on links in any email you receive. Some criminals may be using a technique known as phishing to steal your personal information when you click on the link. ·Protect your social insurance number. Don’t use it as a piece of ID and never reveal it to anyone

unless you are certain the person asking for it is legally entitled to that information. ·Shred unwanted documents or store them in a secure place. Make sure that documents with your name and SIN are secure.

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6 - The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Village of Chipman Garbage bylaw under revision

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Village of Andrew Deputy Mayor Sheila Lupul places a wreath at the cenotaph during the Remembrance Day Ceremony on Nov.11. She was escorted by Warrent Officer second class Dawson Danyluk of the Mundare Air Cadet Squadron 341.

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The Village of Chipman is looking to revise its garbage bylaw and councillors Toni Nygren and Morris Langevin were encouraged to provide their input. Chief Administrative Officer Pat Tompkow told council the water and sewer bylaws also need updating, and her intent is to incorporate all three together. One of the possible changes that was discussed was increasing garbage rates from $10-$15 per month. Tompkow said she compared the village’s garbage rates to several other municipalities in the region, and the Village of Chipman’s was the lowest. One example she cited was the Town of Lamont which charges $55 every two months. The Village of Chipman includes garbage rates with the water bills which are billed every two months. Tompkow also said the garbage truck had several costly repairs this past year as well. Coun. Nygren said she didn’t think the increase was huge amount, and Coun. Langevin agreed. The draft was accepted as information, and will be discussed again at council’s Dec. 11 meeting.

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Members of the Andrew School 2017 Travel Club are excited to have embarked upon an educational adventure to "la belle province". The students, who began their trip on Monday, November 13 returned home November 17. They took part in many activities in Quebec City and Montreal during their five day excursion. The picture was taken in Montreal where their trip began.

Gravel contract approved Michelle Pinon Editor

Gravel is a commodity which is in constant demand, and Lamont County recently shored up a three year supply from a local contractor. Council has awarded a three year contract to CLH Group Inc. based out of the Andrew area. Originally the company was to supply two years worth of gravel, but a letter from CLH Group Inc. President Cody Hrehorets, stated that the bid he submitted was structured for all three years and not two as indicated, and requested the third year be included. Council agreed to the

proposed amendment at its Nov. 14 meeting, and directed administration to proceed with the contract provided to CLH Group Inc. for supply of gravel for the next three years, (2018, 2019 and 2020) for the tendered price of $2,010,000 per year. As to particulars, Public Works Director Harold Hamilton stated in his Request for Decision: * To crush 110,000 tonnes plus-minus of Des .4-25 modified specification road crush gravel meeting Alberta Transportation specs. * To crush and supply 10,000 tonnes of Des. 416 specification for Lamont County’s dust

abatement program. * To crush and supply 20,0000 tonnes of Des. 420 base course aggregate for Lamont County’s road repair and construction programs. A conversion factor of 1.62 tonnes/m3 will be used. The stockpile is, as is where is basis, at a price of $14 per tonne for the 4-25 road crush, and 4-40 base course, $19 per tonne for the 2-16 dust abatement crush. Hamilton said CLH Group Inc. had placed the lowest overall tender, and will supply the municipality with gravel from its pit on the SE-1058-17-W4 within the boundaries of Smoky Lake County in 2018, 2019, and 2020.

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The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta),Wednesday, November 22, 2017- 9

From Where I Sit: Long Winter

By Hazel Anaka I don’t know about you but I’m not exactly thrilled with this early, icy cold onset of winter. The consequences of the late, late, late 2016 harvest disabused anyone of the notion that good weather is coming and there’ll be time to get ‘er done. So 2017 saw unseed-able flooded areas, acres of summer fallow, and the closing of the seeding window. Consequently for most, harvest 2017 was marginally better. It was likely because there was less acreage to harvest and/or no one was taking any chances waiting for better weather. There also seemed to be more concerted effort to get the bales hauled home

and stacked. So here we sit in late November with all the unfinished work blanketed in several inches of snow. And while we no longer have cattle we clearly remember how much more feed and bedding is required when the winter is long and frigid. We feel for anyone raising animals. The question for all of us is how to most successfully get through a long, hard winter. Many people suffer from SAD (seasonal affective disorder) and need daily light box therapy during even the shortest winters. Even those of us without a diagnosis are adversely affected by the dull dreary short hours of daylight. So better a light box than a prescription or a cocktail. Of course booking a holiday in a sunny locale also helps. The downside to that is the short duration and cost in American dollars. But every little bit helps. Some snowbirds with properties in Arizona or Palm Springs or Florida stay as long as they can without jeopardizing

their Canadian health and pension benefits. They’ve developed a whole other life‌just with better temperatures. Or perhaps we could all adopt the Danish concept of hygge (pronounced roughly as huggae). Hygge is defined in the Oxford dictionary by “a quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a

feeling of contentment or wellbeing.� The climate and light levels in Denmark are very similar to ours in this part of Alberta so there are lessons to be learned there. The use of candles is a huge part of their strategy for creating cosiness. Fireplaces, rich comfort foods, long gatherings with friends and family, the use of textiles like scarves and blankets all

support this concept for good living. Most of us slip into comfy jammies and plush robes, burrow under down comforters or wool afghans, sip on hot toddies or spiced apple cider, light scented candles or the fireplace when the icy winds blow just because it feels so darn good. Where we haven’t quite elevated it to the Danish art form is

in the slow, deliberate, conscious face-to-face with others. Spending time with others has its own benefits to mental and physical health. So whether you call it nesting or cocooning or hygge, it’s worth considering some tiny behavioural changes to help one get through what is sure to be a long winter from where I sit.


The Town of Mundare hosted its annual Remembrance Day Ceremony on Saturday, November 11. A good crowd was on hand to pay tribute to the men and women who have served, and who continue to serve, the country.

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Bruderheim Fire Hall, 4920 49 Ave., Bruderheim

A.C.E.S. Healthy Living Program Want to manage your weight or start living a healthier lifestyle but don’t know where to start? Our program led by health professionals will help you with healthy eating, physical activity, developing a better relationship with food, and positive emotional health to set yourself up for success. Optional pedometer cost: $12.50

Friday, December 1, 2017 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lamont United Church Community Centre, 5306 51 Ave, Lamont

Call 780.997.0046 to register for these free workshops.

10 - The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Special meeting held to address sewer repairs Michelle Pinon Editor A special meeting of Lamont town council was held on Tuesday, November 7 to deal with

an emergency repair. Camera shots of the sewer trunk line that runs out of the town lift station showed that a portion of the line had

collapsed and would need to be repaired immediately, at a cost of more than $90,000. The funds to pay for the unplanned expenditure would come out of

money that had been previously budgeted for the West Lift Station project. Coun. Kirk Perrin made the motion: that

council authorizes town administration to proceed with the recommended repairs from Select Engineering to the sewer trunk line in the amount of $91,680 from

the capital budget for the West Lift Station project. The motion passed.

You are invited to

Lamont & District Agricultural Society’s

Annual General Meeting

December 2,2017 Lamont Meeting Room, 4844 48 Ave Registration at 5pm Nominations at 6pm Dinner at 615pm Meeting & Elections at 7pm Social to follow Potluck Style Dinner SUBMITTED PHOTO

The ringing of sleigh bells could be heard throughout the downtown area of Bruderheim during the evening hours at the town’s annual Christmas Celebrations on Saturday, November 18. The Christmas Tree at Gazebo Park was decorated and lit-up, and folks sang Christmas carols to ring in the festive season. Earlier in the day there was a visit from Santa, craft time for the kids, and Christmas market for folks to start their holiday shopping.

Lamont Flood Assistance Apply for disaster recovery funding if your home or business suffered flood damage in July 2016. If you live in the town of Lamont or Lamont county and your home, business or property was damaged during the heavy rainfall on July 10-11, 2016, you may be eligible to receive Disaster Recovery Program (DRP) funding from the Government of Alberta. DRP provides financial assistance for uninsurable property damage, loss and other expenses caused by natural disasters. 17113DA2

SPEAK WITH A CASE MANAGER AND APPLY IN PERSON Lamont Meeting Room 4844 - 49 Street, Lamont

Please bring: Government issued photo ID Insurance letter

November 29, 2017, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Utility bills 90 days prior to the event If you own the property, the property tax assessment for 2016, If you are a tenant, the lease agreement covering the event date

FOR MORE INFORMATION Call 1-888-671-1111 or email

Please RSVP by November 30 Rebecca at: 780-870-5865 or

The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11


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12 - The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017


Business Directory


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BECJM Enterprises Ltd.

Ronald W. Poitras

Backhoe, directional boring, trackhoe, hydrovac, steamer, picker & gravel truck

Barrister & Solicitor

Serving Lamont and Area Since 1977 Wednesday 1:30 – 5:00 pm


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________________________ ANNOUNCEMENTS ANNOUNCEMENTS ________________________ NOW BOOKING PRAGUE HALL AND GROUNDS May to October 2018 Contact Tara: 780-336-2000 or 780-995-4688 44/47p ________________________ CARDOF OF THANKS THANKS CARD ________________________ We would like to thank everyone for the support of my family in the loss of my precious husband Christopher Nicholson during the difficult time. We would especially like to thank the Viking Funeral Home, Viking Health Care Centre and Staff, and all the fist responders, the Kinsella Community Church for the service, Food with Flair for the lunch, and the outpouring of love from the community with support, meals, and helping with the children. Thank you very much and God bless each and every one of you. Janna Ferguson-Nicholson and Family 46p ________________________ COMING EVENTS EVENTS COMING ________________________ Christmas Potluck Saturday, Dec 2 at 5 p.m. Bruce Community Centre Santa Treats! Everyone Welcome! 46/47c ________________________ Viking United Church Candlelight service to be held on Dec. 3 at 7p.m. Everyone Welcome. Dessert to follow with free will offering to the Food Bank Gratefully Accepted. 46/47p ________________________ Turkey Supper Thursday, Nov 23 5 to 7 p.m. Viking Community Hall Adults $15 Children under 6 Free Sponsored by the Viking Health Centre Auxiliary 46c ________________________ The Bruce Stampede Association Annual Meeting Thursday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the Bruce Community Centre 46/47c ________________________ Viking Evening Christmas Shopping Extravaganza at the Viking Legion Friday December 1 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 31 Vendors Attending •Andys Beef Jerky •Arbonne •Country Custom Decor •Epicure •Marlin Travel •Moji Life •Pearl-Esqued Beauties •Pure Romance •Scentsy •Stella & Dot •Sweet Sheets •Usborne Books 46/47p ________________________


________________________ COMING EVENTS EVENTS COMING ________________________ Kingman Lutefisk Supper on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at the Kingman Community Hall. For noon-seating reservations, call 780-6725355. Supper 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Adults $27, under 12 years $15 TM46/47c ________________________ Round Hill Christmas Market on Monday, Dec. 11 from 5 – 7 p.m. For a free table call Terry at 780-6726068 or 780-678-6131. TM46/47c ________________________ Kalf's Berry Farm will be at the Viking Farmers' Market on Thursday, Nov. 23 and the Tofield Farmers' Market on Friday, Nov. 24. Items include Saskatoon pies, tarts, gift boxes, syrup and jelly. Call: 780-893-5490. TM46p ________________________ Kim Phuc The Girl in the Picture Overcoming Adversity with Inner Strength Friday, December 1 Sedgewick School at 7 pm Photographed at age 9 with her skin on fire and screaming in agony, she was feeling the horrors of the Vietnam War. Hear how she escaped death from Napalm to tell her story. No charge event. RSVP to FFCS by phone 780-3853976 or email as there is limited space. 46/47p ________________________ Purina Veterinary Diets Life Stages Seminar Presented by our Purina Representative - Kelsey Schellenberg, BSc Nutrition for all stages of your Canine & Feline Family Members Tuesday December 5 @ 6pm Viking Legion Hall Please phone the Viking Vet Clinic or RSVP via our Facebook Event 780-336-4048 46/47p ________________________ Mission to Many Seasonal Garage Sale Friday, November 24 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. at Golden Valley Lutheran Church in Viking. Christmas decor, new items, toys, baking trays, and more! All proceeds support local and international missions. Call 780336-1022 to drop off donations. 45/46p ________________________ Lougheed Community Society Annual Craft Sale and Turkey Dinner Sunday, November 26 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For tables, call Lorna at 780-386-2212. 45/46p ________________________ Oil Painting Classes in Tofield, beginning late November. Once a week (3 hrs) for 8 weeks. $30 per week. You'll complete a painting each week. Call Suzie 780-662-2366. TM45/46p

________________________ COMING EVENTS EVENTS COMING ________________________ VIKING FARMERS MARKET Christmas Sale Thursday, November 23 2 - 7 p.m. Turkey supper 5 pm. Regular and Christmas baking. Ukrainian baking. wood work, gift items, crafts, sewing, VOXXLife socks, Christmas wreaths and centrepieces, Watkins, Tupperware, Saskatoon syrup The Nut man, get your photos taken, Fifth Ave. Jewellery, Young Living oils, and more!

Next Christmas Markets: •December 7, 2 - 7 p.m. (with supper). •December 21, 2 - 5 p.m. ________________________ FOR LEASE LEASE FOR ________________________ 2,000 sq. ft. commercial building C1 with live-in quarters and out sheds. Solid building. Excellent location, Main Street Holden. $400/month plus utilities. Available immediately. Call Carl: 780-3181990. TM46/47p ________________________ FOR RENT RENT FOR ________________________ 1 bedroom basement suite shared kitchen, shared utilities. $900/ month Fort Saskatchewan 780-231-2511 46/47p ________________________ 3 bedroom mobile home in Viking. Washer, dryer, fridge, stove, and microwave included. Call 780-336-6375 46/47p ________________________ FOR RENT IN TOFIELD - 3 bedroom main floor suite in house, close to Library and Main Street. Shared laundry facilities. $850 per month includes heat. $850 security deposit. No smoking, no pets. References required. Call 780-995-9339 TM46tfnc ________________________ Available immediately. 2 bedroom house for rent in Viking. $650/month plus utilities. Call 780-385-5287. 45/46c ________________________ Duplex unit in Holden, 3 bedroom, 1 full and (2) half baths, full basement. 3 blocks from school between 4 hospitals. Pet friendly, non smoking. Rent $1050/month $1050 D.D. Refrences - REQ. Phone 780-688-2448. TM45-47p ________________________ 3 Bedroom house, 2 1/2 baths. No pets, no smoking. Located in Viking. Phone 780-385-0626 for more information. 44tfnc ________________________ 3 Bedroom house in Holden for rent to someone who can fix it up in exchange for lower rent. Phone 780-4767326. TM43-46 ________________________ 2 bedroom apartment for rent in Tofield. Includes balcony, in-suite laundry, heat and water. $850/month. Phone 780-932-0041. TM43tfn

________________________ FOR RENT RENT FOR ________________________ Room for rent. Private living area, bathroom, TV, laundry, exercise area and utilities are included. Located in Tofield. Call 780662-3066. TM43tfn ________________________ For Rent in Chipman - 3 bedroom mobile home. Call 780-405-2511 for more info. LL29tfn ________________________ 2 bedroom large suite in 3story walk-up apartment building under new professional management with live-in, on-site caretaker. Close to Town Centre, hospital and No-Frills Superstore. Rent from $895, incl. utilities, energized parking stall. DD $500. Seniors welcome with special rate. 780632-6878 or 780-918-6328 LL06tfnp ________________________ For Rent in Irma - Cosy 2 bedroom home. No smoking. Phone 780-754-3766 for more information. 43/47c ________________________ Bachelor and 1 bedroom suites, 3 appliances. Bachelor from $695, 1 bdrm from $795, rent incl. water, heat, energized parking stall. SD $500. 780-632-3102 LL06tfnp ________________________ Suite in four-plex in Tofield. 2 bedrooms, 1 & 1/2 bath. Fridge, stove, washer and dryer. Adults only. No smoking and no pets. $1,000/month. Available immediately. Call: 780-2632688. TM15tfnc ________________________ FOR SALE SALE FOR ________________________


purchase your highest yielding roundup ready, clubroot resistant, blackleg tolerant canola variety 6086CR for $574 per bag until Dec 4, 2017, along with 9 other varieties available, at Haralie Seed Farm. Phone 780-405-8089 TM45-47c ________________________ Amana 18 cu. ft. energy saver frost-free fridge in good working order. Offwhite colour. Asking $50. Located in Tofield. Phone: 780-662-3141. TM46/47p ________________________ HAY FOR SALE Round bales: alfalfa/ brome mix delivery available KZAM FARMS LTD. 780-497-1633 ________________________ HAYFOR FOR SALE HAY SALE ________________________ ALF/TIM/BR/TW mix. small squares, shedded $5. Rounds $50, minimal rain. Call late evenings 780-942-4107

HELP WANTED Wanted F/T nanny for 9 year old child. Light housekeeping and meal preparation. $12.20/hr. Please call 780-632-6471.

________________________ MEMORIAL MEMORIAL ________________________ In Memory of Kenneth Peter Zelinski Who died 50 years ago and Joseph Peter Zelinski Who died 40 years ago We thought of you with love today, But that is nothing new. We thought about you yesterday, And days before that too. We think of you in silence, We remember how you look Now all we have is memories, And your pictures in our book. Your memory is our keepsake, With which we’ll never part. God has you in his keeping, But we have you in our hearts. Lovingly Remembered by Ruth, Linda, Shirley, Marion, and their Families. 46p ________________________ Lester Edward Ferrel December 3, 1939 November 23, 2016

Sweetheart, you were my friend, my rock, my husband and confidant. You comforted me through a lot of trials and tribulations. Such a caring considerate, loving man who should never have had to leave during some of your happiest times. You were required to bear up under very hurtful abandonment by your family and friends. You are loved so much by your new family who recognized you as you were and not by what others wanted you to be. Your health failed you but you fought back, became braver and conquered your shyness and became an astute businessman and made so many new friends who are devastated by your accident and death. We miss you so much and many tears have been shed as we realize you truly have gone forever. I'll always love you, forever. Your loving wife and friend Dianne. ________________________ REAL ESTATE ESTATE REAL ________________________ FOR SALE - 3 bedroom mobile home with recent upgrades. Clean and warm. 5 appliances included. $29,000. Call Dale 780385-0441 - Viking. 46/47p







________________________ REAL ESTATE ESTATE REAL ________________________ WANTED Small family farm seeking cultivated, hayland, and pasture to rent/purchase in 2018. Competitive rates!! Phone 780-619-7755. Prefer: ST MICHAEL, DELPH, PENO, STAR, LIMESTONE, LAMONT AND ANDREW AREA. ________________________ Restaurant for Sale. 9,000 sq ft building in Sedgewick plus 3 lots 25x100. Dinning room and lounge - 140 seats plus opportunity for additional living space. Call 780-384-3600. Serious inquiries only! ________________________ SERVICES SERVICES ________________________ Garry's Woodworking and light carpentry. Now offering furniture repair and restoration. Call: 780-6622547 ________________________ Carpet and upholstery cleaning - residential and commercial. Truck mount unit, sewer back-up, and flood cleaning. Auto and RV cleaning. Call Glenn and Cindi Poyser, Fancy Shine Auto and Carpet Care at (780) 384-3087, Sedgewick. ________________________ DB LANDSCAPING, snowplowing, yard & skid steer services. Call Dustin 780919-7743. Thanks! ________________________ Straight Line Fencing Custom Fencing - All types. We also remove old fencing. Clearing of bush. Also selling Liquid Feed. Mark Laskosky 780-990-7659. tfnc ________________________ Ritchie’s Painting Co. Professional Interior/ Exterior Commercial & Residential Painting. Spray Painting & Cabinet Refinishing. Call Jason in Viking, AB today for a future estimate - Cell: 780254-0166 or Home: 780-2540700. ________________________ Roy’s Handyman Services. Flooring, trim work, basement finishing, decks, fences, kitchen cabinet installs and carpentry work. 780-662-0146 or 780-2323097 ________________________ PINOY’S CLEANING AND JANITORIAL SERVICES “For all your Cleaning Needs” Residential and Commercial Strip & Waxing, Steam Cleaning, Carpet Cleaning, Grass Cutting & Yardwork, Tree Cutting & Trimming SATISFACTION GUARANTEED Contact: 780-385-4154 Elizabeth F. Andersen Director/Owner ________________________ TOGIVE GIVE AWAY TO AWAY ________________________ Barn Cats 6 months old Healthy and tame. Black, silver, and grey, and spotted black and white. 780-336-2286 46/47p

14 - The Lamont Leader (Lamont, Alberta), Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Lamont Tier 4 PeeWees win two 6-4 games on the weekend - Lamont Midgets go to 3-0 KERRY ANDERSON These are some of the results from the minor hockey league games held recently. (Please note that scores and scoring are taken from the websites, and some game scores and scoring is dependent on proper league entries. Deadline is typically Sunday evenings, so if scores are not noted they may have

been entered after this time. Bruderheim Tier 4 Atoms dropped an 8-4 game against Camrose at Bruderheim Arena on Sunday. Bruderheim held a 2-1 lead into the second period before Camrose took off with four straight to take a commanding lead. Emerson Hauch had the hat trick for Bruderheim. Other scor-

ers were; Andrew Svitich (1g), Cameron Olechow (1a), Alexis Lewis (1a), and Kyran Belcourt (1a). The team was scheduled to play at Smoky Lake on Saturday but no result was recorded at press time. Lamont Tier 4 PeeWees won two games on the weekend. On Saturday Lamont went to Smoky Lake and beat the home team 6-4.

Dylan Onushko (2g 2a) and Devon MacKinnon (2g 1a) had two goal games. Other scorers were; Kade Dickinson (1g 1a), Ethan Weleschuk (2a), Jacob Shiach (1g), and Maisie Andruchow (1a). Carver Johnson stopped 33 shots for the victory. On Sunday, Lamont hosted Fort Saskatchewan and won another 6-4 game. Ethan Weleschuk, Kade

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The Chipman Agricultural Society held its annual Coyote Christmas Celebration on Saturday, November 18 at the Chipman National Hall. Folks enjoyed complimentary hot chocolate, coffee and an outstanding turkey dinner that was followed by entertainment by members of the Chipman Junior Players. Before supper there was the Christmas tree light up in the Chipman Memorial Park. Earlier in the afternoon there was a Christimas Craft Sale with a good assortment of handmade products and crafts for folks to purchase.

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$V SDUW RI WKH $OEHUWD¶V ,QGXVWULDO +HDUWODQG $UHD 6WUXFWXUH 3ODQ $63  XSGDWH process, the County is also amending applicable portions of the Municipal Development Plan (MDP) and the Land Use Bylaw (LUB) to ensure alignment. This meeting will include a presentation at 6:00 PM to outline the draft MDP and LUB amendments. You will also have an opportunity to provide feedback and questions through discussion with representatives from the Countyy and Stantec. For more information, please contact: Stephen Hill Director of Planning and Community Services Lamont County 5303-50 Avenue Lamont, AB T0B 2R0 Phone: 780- 895-2233

Scott Cole Planning Discipline Leader - Principal Stantec 1016010160 112 Street Edmonton AB T5K 2L6 Phone: 780-917-1803

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November 22, 2017 Lamont Leader