Edson Parkland Lodge Holding Fundraiser for New Lodge
The Parkland Lodge senior facility in Edson is undergoing construction, with crews rebuilding most of the original structure into a newer, larger facility set to open in August 2019.
The facility is going from 55 rooms to 105 rooms. To help furnish the new lodge, committee members are holding a fundraiser Saturday, May 26 at the old hospital in Edson.
Assistant Manager of the Parkland Lodge, Sam Block, on the event.
Staff are hoping to raise $250,000.
The BBQ runs from 11am to 6pm, or whenever food runs out.
Dawson Picks Up Role With Winnipeg Goldeyes
Shane Dawson has found a job. The former pitcher in the Blue Jays organization has caught on with the Winnipeg Goldeyes.
The independent club will give the Drayton Valley native a chance to hone his craft while looking for another opportunity in the Big Leagues.
A number of players have rejoined organizations after spending time with the Goldeyes.