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Rail Association hosts wind-themed fundraiser for HALO

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By Jeremy Appel Alberta Newspaper Group The Forty Mile Rail Association used the grand opening of its railyard last week as an opportunity to raise money for the cash-strapped HALO air ambulance service while promoting the benefits of wind power. Attendees were invited to sign a windmill blade, just like those that have been coming into the railyard for the Whitla windfarm. "Capitol Power donated… Read More »

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