FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Fort St. John Huskies will be doing the draw in their $10,000 fundraiser raffle this coming weekend.The Huskies are using the raffle to raise money for the upcoming 2018 Alberta Junior ‘B’ Provincials, which the team will be hosting next year. There are only 4,000 tickets for the raffle in total, with a grand prize draw of $10,000 taking place at the North Peace Arena on April 30th.Huskies President Mike Bacso says that there are only 1,000 tickets left for the draw, which happens this coming Sunday at 7:30 p.m.- Advertisement -Tickets are $5 each, and can be purchased in a number of ways. The Huskies will be selling tickets at both Save-On Foods and Ernie’s in the Totem Mall on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and again at Ernie’s on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m..For more information, or to buy tickets, contact Huskies President Mike Bacso at (250) 794-1777, or via the Huskies’ Facebook page.
The official launch of the Convoy Text Alert Scheme takes place at the Black Memorial Hall, Convoy, 8pm tonight (Mon).The scheme, which has been set up with the support of Muintir Na Tíre an An Garda Síochána aims to reduce and prevent the level of crime around the area.It has a particular emphasis on older and more vulnerable people in the rural community. With over 300 homes signing up to the scheme, a text message will be sent out, making the public aware of any suspicious activity in the area.The Convoy Text Alert has been set up to coincide with the existing Convoy Community Alert. All are welcome to tonight’s event and if you see anything suspicious in the Convoy area please ring the Gardai on 074 9167100.CONVOY TEXT ALERT SCHEME TO BE LAUNCHED TONIGHT was last modified: March 23rd, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:convoydonegaltext alert