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EIPS opens registration for returning students

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) registration for returning students begins February 1. EIPS families will be notified via email asking to confirm their child's enrolment for the upcoming school year. Parents/guardians can do so by filling out an online returning student regi...

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Province funds three-year agricultural plastics recycling pilot program

Alberta beef producers have received a $750,000 grant to initiate the pilot program that will recycle agricultural plastics on behalf of the Agricultural Plastics Recycling Group. The announcement came on Monday, January 21st. What is the Alberta Agricultural Plastics Recy...

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Alberta junior high & high schools to receive Indigenous atlases

A copy of the Canadian Geographic Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada will be handed out to every junior high and high school in Alberta. This initiative by the Alberta Government was announced on Friday, January 18th, as part of their commitment to the Truth and Reconciliatio...

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Oversize load traveling through area this weekend

Heads up if you're traveling from Edmonton to Fort Saskatchewan this weekend, an over size load could disrupt traffic. A 682-tonne, 63 metre long piece of petrochemical development equipment, known as a de-ethanizer stripper is being moved from Edmonton to the Industrial ...

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EIPS seeks volunteers for audit committee

Interested in volunteering with Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) in a financial capacity? The school board is currently looking for two volunteer community members to serve on its audit committee. This committee reports to the Board of Trustees, which consists of three electe...

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