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Council sets top trail priorities

Elk Point town council set the top priorities for this year’s trail development at last week’s meeting, agreeing to ask for engineering design and cost estimates on two projects, paving a trail along 50 Ave from 54 Street to the town limits Range Roa
Mystery just a first for Elk Point author

Mystery just a first for Elk Point author

I It’s taken close to 10 years for sentences scribbled in a notebook between handing out maps a campground guides at the Elk Point tourist information centre to become the best-selling teen novel in town, but author Jennifer Van der Hoek says that th

Trail priorities set

Elk Point town council had plenty of input Thursday night as they determined the priorities for their walking trail enhancement project.

Chamber checks out new home

Elk Point chamber of commerce held their first-ever meeting in the Visitor Information EcoCente last week, where economic development coordinator Bob Bezpalko showed off the ‘virtual classroom’ made possible with the wide-screen television donated by
Community choir delivers gift of music

Community choir delivers gift of music

Elk Point and District Community Choir’s annual gift of Christmas music was delivered by a crew of 53 singers, two directors, four pianists and one page turner on Friday night, with an excellent crowd on hand at the all-dressed-up-for-the-season Elk
Open house showcases NLLS renovations

Open house showcases NLLS renovations

Last Tuesday’s open house at Northern Lights Library System’s newly renovated headquarters provided visitors with eye-opening insight on the system’s day-to-day operation as well as an opportunity to admire the newly enlarged and refurbished facility

Extravaganza lights up Friday night

Multicoloured lights soared to the top of the tall pines and swagged on roof and fence at the Elk Point Visitor Information Eco Centre and icicle lights twinkled and reflected off the ice of a freshly-made, bale-encircled outdoor skating rink at the

Chamber rounds up walkers for march toward trails

Elk Point Chamber of Commerce devoted their Nov. 17 meeting to rounding up a number of local recreational walking enthusiasts and tracking down their input on the town’s proposed network of pedestrian trails.

All set for Friday's Extravaganza

The big evening is just about here: Elk Point’s Christmas Extravaganza goes Friday, and the Elk Point Chamber of Commerce and their energetic community volunteers are working at fever pitch to put the final touches in place.

Council creating, reviewing bylaws

Elk Point’s first-ever cemetery bylaw and reviews of bylaws regulating off-highway vehicles and noise are in the works, with all three discussed at the first regular meeting for the new configuration of town council.