Rudolph Christian Burkart [also known as Ronald Calvin Burkart], a long-time resident of High Prairie, passed away peacefully with his family by his side in Peace River on July 27, 2017, at the age of 86 years. He will be…
Ride ‘em, cowboy!

Action in the ring thrilled the crowds at the 57th annual High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo on Aug. 1-2. Over the two days, riders competed in various events such as bareback riding, saddle bronc, steer wrestling, bull riding, tie-down roping,…
PICs – MLA celebrates rodeo

Lesser Slave Lake MLA Danielle Larivee hosted a barbecue Aug. 2 outside her office at the Town of High Prairie civic building. She held the event to celebrate the 57th annual High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo, Aug. 1-2. Marigold Enterprises…

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Peace River Porpoises Swim Meet July 29: Swimmer           Event                            Time  …

Lay Minister Joseph L’Heureux If this sounds arrogant consider these next few paragraphs. “All creation was made subject to futility, not of its own accord, but by Him who once subjected it; yet not without hope, because the world itself…
Keay determined as leader to lobby for new hospital

George Keay has been a pillar that laid the foundation for the new High Prairie Health Complex as he led a local charge to lobby the provincial government. “I went to meetings every 10 days in regards to that facility,…
Our Stories – George Keay serves as a community builder

George Keay of High Prairie has lived up to his surname (pronounced key) in various significant roles to build the community and wider region. He was one of the community leaders that convinced the provincial government to build the new…
What a parade it was!

The High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo Parade was another outstanding success Aug. 1. The 30-minute parade featured a marching band, many classic cars and vehicles, floats and – of course – horses! All of the local politicians attended as well…

Commentary by Chris Clegg “It’s not summer if your tongue isn’t purple!” – Calvin The cartoon character of Calvin and Hobbes fame isn’t too far off the mark. He made the remark after climbing a chair and looking into a…
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