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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 9, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Sewage seepage probed BEIXEVUE (CNP n. Briggs, municipal engineer of the standards and approval division of the department of municipal affairs; T. Higo, mu- nicipal engineering branch; and D. McColl, Alberta Housing Corporation, all of Edmonton, visited Bellevue to investigate seepage of sewage to the sur- face of the ground in various sections of Maple Leaf. They toured the problem area with Mayor Jim Fisher, coun- cillor Bill White and foreman Fred Jones. village They met with council and a report was prepared. The village will formally re- quest assistance on the prob- By CA. Weekes Greetings, from Vancouver B.C. Here on the Pacific Coast the weather is quite varied. Then have been beautiful sunny per iods with fog, drizzles anc downpours this week. The leaves are beginning to fall but roses and other garden flowers still are present. The tees are towering high. You can park your car in one huge tree "garage" in Stanley Park. This is a province with plen- ty of good Scouting. There are well-organized dis- tricts on the coast, on Van- couver Island and through the interior. Sou'westers and slickers are essential at times. The person- Jem from Municipal Affairs nel, boti> boys and leaders, Minister Dave Russell and En- show excellent training and the i _ _. vironmental Yurko. Minister Bill Calderwood welcomed IRON SPRINGS (HNS) The Iron Springs United Church held an introduction service recently for W. Calder- wood, lay associate of the par- ish and his family. Rev. Baldeo conducted the Service. Following a sing-song, there was a short welcome message from T. C. Noble. A coffee hour concluded the evening. Members of the co-operative parish were present from No- bleford, Barons, Picture Butle, Coaldale and other points. Scout executive Ric Clark was away so we did not see him. He is in Winnipeg because of illness in his family. We did visit the provincial headquarters for B.C. and the Yukon. A warm greeting met yours truly from Scout Execu- tive Jim Sharp. He began his career in Scouting with H. B. (Harry) Holloway in Edmonton. Speaking of Harry Holloway, former executive commissioner Alberta, the word was heard recently of his demise. Of course, when we phoned and later met him, he indignantly declared, "Well, I wish some- one had notified me." He came in to North Van- couver from White Rock, pick' ed us un, and took us back to his comfortable "digs." Muriel Baxter Elementary School catches up with pupil explosion CRANBROOK (Special) Cranbrook school operations have already achieved the term objective of being "shiftless." Muriel Baxter Eelementary School opened the term accom- modating two sets of pupils in its eight classrooms. Recently the eight-room addition was oc- cupied. The school is now on normal hours. The addition includes a lib- ran'. The new four room Gordon Terrace primary school is pro- gessing. Its peanut-sized pupil body, including kindergarten, continues attendance in temp- orary classroom space in Amy Woodland Elementary School. Unusual feature of this prim- ary school is that the enrolment of five to nine year olds will be headed by a male principal. Bruce Williams is temporarily managing the elementary school with his own staff. Kent Wood accompanies hoop students STIRLING (HNS) Students from the junior high school here attended a basketball clinic held recently at the University of Lethbridge. Kent Wood, a Stirling teach- er, accompanied the group. COUNTRY NEWS These Are The Lethbridge Herald Correspondents in Your Area PINCHER CREEK MRS. EDWARD LUNN (Special Corretpendent) Box 213 FORT MACLEOD- MRS. TEB SWIHART 234-3612 DEL BONITA ERNIE DAITON Gun. Del. NOBLEFORD Speciai-MRS. 1. IUCHIA Phone 854-3346 Contact these people for your district News or Classified Advertising We had a marvelous session remembering Alberta Scouting, the 6th Edmonton Rover Crew and all the doings since the Al- berta Jamboree last summer. Then he took us back to North Vancouver to the home of my brother, L. E. Weekes, one of the old Cth crew and the one responsible for the Alberta Provincial Crest with the rose design. The Beaver branch of the Scout movement is getting a test run in three places in B.C., two on the mainland and one at Victoria. New leaders in the South Al- berta Region may contact Re- gional HQ in Lethbridge with regard to training courses and help. Make a point of planning to attend the Regional Jamborette at dear old Camp Impeesa Scouts and Venturers will not want to miss this gathering in July 1973. Congratulations go to Noe' Crapo of Tilley, newly-elected president of the Lake Newell District. A meeting to re-organize cubs in Nanton was held in the local Scout Hall. There was a good tion of parents on hand and all were interested in having cub- bing for their sons. The first im- portant item was to get the nec- essary leaders for the pack. Ray Tofsrud, who was a cub leader last year agreed to car- ry on and he will be assisted jy J. Baird and Jim Magdoll. Bob Roddie will lend a hand at the meetings when required. Bill Fox was in the chair for an election of officers and Jan rtodgins took the minutes. Jack Icott was elected as the new resident and Mrs. Rita Green vas named as the secretary- reasurer. The Fort Macleod 1st Troop of Boy Scouts spent a cold, snowy weekend, at Children's Dam. The camp-out, despite the was acclaimed suc- cessful. Leade-s of the 17-boy troop ,ie Steve Burger, Doug Fieger md Jim Van Wyck, all Queen's Scouts. The Fort Macleod 1st Paclt of Boy Cubs held a Halloween >arty in the Scout Hall. The 32 cubs and their leaders spent the afternoon judging costumes, laying games and devouring bod. In the First A Sparwood Cub Dack two members were re- cently presented with their col- ors They were Stephen Andersen acd Donald Venzie. Both were 'ormer Cubs who have trans- 'erred to the pack. The A and B Packs combined heir efforts recently for a bot- tle drive. About 30 cubs partici- mted and there was a good urnout of parents with suitable 'chicles for the collection dut- es. The bottle drive was highly uccessful with about 500 cases of beer bottles being collected and an equivalent number of pop bottles. The two packs will be holding joint ceremony on Nov. 14, at the Spanvood Secondary School. Parents of the cubs to be invested are specifically in- vited to attend the investiture but others will also be welcome. The leaders of the cubs plan to serve lunch and coffee follow- ing the ceremoney. Now to you of the Prairie Rose province our greetings. We will see you or hear of you soon as Rememberance Day, Nov. 11, rolls around. Do wear a poppy! Good hunting, all! Knights install officers NATAL (HNS) A joint in slailation of officers, member from Natal and Fernie Father Anthon councils of th Knights of Columbus, was hel recently in St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church at Sparwood. District deputy Bert Frock lage, assisted by warden Brun Cecco, both members of Kim berley Council No. 4821, wer the installing officers. Rev. Joe Smith of Sparwooi said the prayer and blessing. Natal and Fernie counci chiefs respectively: Granany is going to apply to the lublic utilities board for an in- crease in power rate charges. The town was informed rates lad not yet been increased to ring them to the standard rate, a 33 per cent increase rom the present rate. Calgary Power is also propos- ng an increase of 36 per cent "an. 1 and a further six pcr- 'ent. They will apply to the public utilities board. Council is going to hold a spe- cial meeting to discuss the pro- posals. Council advised a party has made enquiries about the avail- ability of a large building in own for the purpose of setting ip an industry to build camp- ers and trailers. Available prop- erty will be shown to interested >eople. A school bus slop will be erected on the south side of lighway 3 east of the Mountain Lunch Drive-in at a location where students will have a good view of the highway. Motorists will be able to see children crossing the road. Mayor Holyk will speak at the annual Remembrance Day service. Mrs. Emily Misura, council- lor, will place the town wreath. Council will make enquiries to both provincial and federal governments regarding the availability of incentive pro- gram grants for seasonal pro- jects. Authorization was received from the board of trustees of the Crowsnest Consolidated school division regarding snow removal service. The town will provide this service. Town crews will not IDC able to do the necessary repair work to Nez Perce Creek in town until negotiations are complet- ed with the water resources de- partment. Council received plans of the new Pineview subdivision which disclosed that 67 choice lots are available. Enquiries are invited at the town office. A board of appeal regarding the towns property assessments will be held Nov. 9. Coleman delegates Mavor John Holyk and councillor Ted Kryczka are awaiting a local government study by Under- wood, McLellan and Associates which they will present to coun- cil. John Hopkins was hired as town meter reader. Bruno Mar- kowski is arena caretaker. Council is awaiting reports from a consulting engineer re- garding a shopping centre for Coleman. Mayor Holyk, councillors and their wives have been invited by Fire Chief Henry Zak to at- tend the annual ball and ban- quet Nov. 25. Negotiations are under way between the town and depart- ment of municipal affairs for a sewer hookup for residents liv- ing in the improvement dis- tricts on the outskirts of town limits. Mass honors dead NATAL (HNS) Under the direction of the Royal Cana- dian Legion, Michel Natal Branch 81, plans have been completed for the observance of Rememberazce Day Satur- day in the district of Sparwood. Veterans and Legion mem- bers will attend a memorial mass, in tribute to all those who paid the supreme sacrifice, at 10 a.m. in St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church with Rev. Joe Smith officiating. Following the service the con- gregation will assemble and parade to the cenotaph. All veterans and the general public are cordially invited to take part in the parade and attend the short service at 11 a.m. The Legion will also hold is annual smoker in the Michel Hotel basement at 2 p.m. with J. D. Grocutt acting as master of ceremonies. Farewell gift NATAL (HNS) The regu- lar meeting of the Michel-Natal Hospital Employees Union No. was held at the home of Mrs. Josephine Feragotti re- cently. H. Perkins, staff representa- tive for the Michel Natal Unit, was presented with a fare- well gift. He will no longer be representative of the local group as his territory will now cover only the West Kootenay and Okanagan areas. Mrs. Bcv Hulchinson present- ed Mr. Perkins with a silver spoon bearing the district of Spanvood crest. The next regular meeting will be held at the home of Mrs. Pat Johnson in Spanvood Nov. 13, at p.m. Crowsnest Pass Bureau NEWS CIRCULATION JOB PRINTING Virnon Dtcaux, Resident Rep., Blairmors phont 562-2149 Available Only At Centre Village IGA Here's the English Dinnerware you have always wanted Gold Medallion by ENOCH WEDGWOOD (TUNSIM1) HTD. And it's FREE the easy SAVE-A-TAPE w y Look how easy it is to collect a service for 4, 6, 8 or more. 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