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Find weeknight recipe success with air fry falafel sliders

Want a healthy dinner that’s sure to be a hit for the whole family? Look no further than Anna Olson’s air fry falafel sliders. Packed with nutrients and topped with a tahini lemon yogurt, enjoy this Mediterranean spin on a classic dish. Air Fry Falafel Sliders Cook time: 12 minutes Prep time: 15 minutes Serves: 12 Ingredients: Falafels: 19 oz (540 ml) can chickpeas, well-drained1/4 cup (50 ml) chopped yello ...

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Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

Kevin Lazzari | Special to the Fitzhugh Have you ever watched a movie for a specific reason? A friend from Edmonton posted on social media about the World Dodgeball Championships. I thought, “Is that even a thing?” and googled it. It turns out Edmonton hosted countries from around the world Aug. 28 to Sept. 4. It was Canada’s first time hosting the event with 70 teams from 25 countries taking part in the fi ...

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Ceremony for Queen’s passing

From the Jasper Royal Canadian Legion: Notification of Ceremony On The Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II On the National Day of Mourning the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #31 will be hosting a ceremony at the Memorial Park Cenotaph at 400 Geikie Street on Monday the 19th of September at 1800 hours (6 p.m.). The ceremony is to respect the solemnity of her passing, and out of respect for her lifetime o ...

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Chamber Matters: Welcome to September

Pattie Pavlov | Special to the Fitzhugh So here we are, September! Jasper has welcomed the world, literally, this season and yes, it’s a good thing but we wanted to take a week to celebrate individuals who have come to Jasper for the long term. In recognition of our newest community members, the Jasper Local Immigration Partnership has gone about making it just a wee bit more official with inaugural Welcomi ...

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Five healthy facts about strawberries

Did you know strawberries are one of the healthiest fresh fruits? Here are some healthy facts about everyone’s favourite berry. 1. They support the immune system. Just one cup of strawberries has 95 per cent of the recommended daily value of vitamin C. 2. Strawberries are full of beneficial nutrients including potassium, folate, fibre and antioxidants known as polyphenols. 3. The high levels of vitamin C an ...

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Whip up the delicious taste of summer this fall

Although summer is at its end, summer flavours don’t have to be over yet. This is the prime time to enjoy nostalgic treats that extend the taste of summer into your fall fun. What’s more, while we may return to routines, that does not have to signal the end of strawberry season, since strawberries can be grown in warmer climates like California year round. Here are two sweet summer treats you can enjoy thro ...

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Kevin Lazzari: Jurassic World Dominion

Kevin Lazzari | Special to the Fitzhugh Who remembers the first “Jurassic Park” movie? I remember watching it and thinking how innovative it was. A theme park with cloned dinosaurs seemed like a movie that would be great to watch. Six films later, and I still root for the dinosaurs in certain situations. Bad scientist and angry dinosaur has been a recurring theme in all six movies. How could you not be team ...

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What is Culture Days?

Marianne Garrah | Special to the Fitzhugh If you ask Google, it will tell you this: Alberta Culture Days is an opportunity to discover, experience and celebrate arts and culture through local events and activities, in person and online across the province. If you ask Habitat for the Arts, it will tell you this: Culture Days is a month of celebrating all things art, a month dedicated to artists and art lover ...

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Word from the Library: How to get a free membership

Jasper Municipal Library Staff September is a time of change. Fall is in the air with geese honking and cool mornings. School starts, work schedules shift and fall activities resume.   New to town? Finally have some time? Drop by the library for a free membership. You will need government-issued photo ID and proof you live in Jasper. Signing up kids? The parent or guardian will need to be present. ...

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MLA newsletter for August

Albertans have so much to feel good about right now. Our economy is booming, our budget is balanced, and our taxes are low. Unfortunately, however, many families in West Yellowhead and across Alberta are struggling with high costs due to inflation right now. That is why our United Conservative government is working so hard to fight inflation and make life more affordable, while calling on Ottawa to take thi ...

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