New roundabout opens in East K.
A NEW roundabout opened to traffic on Friday at Grassie Boulevard and Molson Street.
The roundabout was built to improve traffic flow and replace the existing four-way stop. Traffic approaching the intersection will not be permitted to travel east on Grassie Boulevard until the last week of November to allow for the final stage of construction.
Seven Oaks rehab wins award
THE Medical Fitness Association has honoured the Seven Oaks-Wellness Institute pulmonary rehabilitation program for its excellence in patient care and integration between hospitals and medical fitness facilities.
Respiratory therapists from the hospital work with exercise professionals from the Wellness Institute to educate and offer supervised exercise for patients with COPD, a debilitating lung condition.
The program will be featured alongside four other programs at an awards ceremony in New Orleans at the end of November.
Missing senior found dead
A MISSING 79-year-old man has been found dead two kilometres from his vehicle.
RCMP said hunters found the body of Carl Ellingson. No foul play is suspected.
RCMP issued a missing person alert after Ellingson failed to arrive at his home in Benito on Thursday. He was last seen leaving Swan River on Thursday after 5 p.m.
RCMP are continuing to investigate, but said no further information will be released.