Year: 2013

HALLOWEEN Party
Kids enjoyed a Pirate Haunted House and water games at the Houston Leisure Facility last Friday.

Jackie Lieuwen / October 29, 2013

APPLE Pies
Over 40 willing workers volunteers made 1,700 pies early last week, fund raising for extra activities for the Houston Christian School.

Jackie Lieuwen / October 29, 2013

Eunice Lennie
Our dearly loved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend fell asleep in…

Wire Service / October 26, 2013

Houston sawmill to close
Families of 225 employees will be affected; West Fraser to help employees transition

Wire Service / October 25, 2013

Online voting no quick fix for turnout
Even if technical issues can be solved for all computers and phones, Internet voting doesn't attract more young people

Tom Fletcher / October 23, 2013

AWARD Winner
Sue Jones was honoured with the Regional Volunteer Achievement Award from the Canadian Cancer Society Oct. 5.

Wire Service / October 22, 2013

Law for winter tires?
It is required by law that drivers on Highway 16 and Highway 118 have winter tires from October 1 to April 30.

Jackie Lieuwen / October 22, 2013

PIE Day
The Houston Credit Union gave out free pie last week Thursday to recognize International Credit Union Day.

Jackie Lieuwen / October 22, 2013

Water treatment plant work moving forward
The Water Treatment Plant site is being prepared by Bodnar Contracting, and the construction contract will be up for bid in December.

Wire Service / October 22, 2013

Cross Country
Close to 30 students from Silverthorne Elementry School ran in a recent cross country event for School District 54.

Wire Service / October 22, 2013