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The community of High Prairie and region extends a warm welcome to all visitors and exhibitors to the annual High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show. Two days, three halls and plenty to see! Thank you for coming!   Photos are…
Hospital Gala raises thousands for health complex

Richard Froese South Peace News Residents from throughout the region and health workers gathered April 1 to celebrate the new High Prairie Health Complex that opens this week. Many people were thanked and joined the celebration at the High Prairie…

Local churches will celebrate Holy Week, Good Friday and Easter with services this weekend. Following is schedule of services, masses and other celebrations: Bethel Baptist Church Sun, April 16 at 11 a.m. Easter Sunday service. High Prairie Christian Centre Sun.,…

Mac Olsen Spotlight The 16th annual High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show is coming soon and it will feature everything from home-based businesses to hunting equipment and apparel. “There’s something for everybody at our show for the ladies, men and…
DUC banquet offered good food, good time

Tom Henihan Spotlight The 28th Smoky River Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) banquet and auction took place at the Elks Hall in McLennan on Saturday, March 18. Approximately 70 people attended the DUC event for members and invited guests. The purchase…

Chris Clegg South Peace News It’s time to get fit and raise a few dollars for a good cause. The St. Andrew’s Grade 12 Class of 2007 is holding a Move-a-Thon April 8 at the High Prairie Elementary School gymnasium.…
PIC – Let the games begin!

Opening ceremonies for the Alberta Female Midget B Championships in High Prairie were held March 23 at the Sports Palace. The High Prairie Timberwolves hosted the tournament March 23-26. Onoway won the title. In the photo, left-right, are Edmonton Force…
Zirkas shine at annual Zabava celebration

It was indeed a show to remember! The High Prairie Zirka Dancers wowed the jam-packed audience at the annual Zabava celebration March 11 at the Edmo Peyre Hall at the rodeo grounds. The Zirkas operate under the umbrella of the…
Firefighters Ball April 8

Chris Clegg South Peace News It’s time to consider buying tickets for the annual High Prairie Firefighters Ball April 8 at the Edmo Peyre Hall. People attending can enjoy a delicious supper catered by Audrey’s Catering. After dinner and awards,…
High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show coming in April

Mac Olsen Spotlight All outdoor enthusiasts and the general public are invited to the annual High Prairie Gun and Sportsman Show. It will be held in the Sports Palace, Gordon Buchanan Recreation Centre and curling rink during April 22-23. The…
Fundraising gala for hospital April 1

Richard Froese South Peace News The opening of the new High Prairie Health Complex will be celebrated at the High Prairie Community Charity Gala on April 1. The gala comes as Alberta Health Services plans to start moving into the…
Events for young and old highlight Family Day

Family Day on Feb. 20 in High Prairie featured several activities for all ages, from young families to seniors. Events kicked off with a pancake breakfast at the High Prairie Legion Hall. Later, seniors participated in a cribbage tournament. The…

Richard Froese South Peace News A local charity hockey game March 3 in High Prairie with the Montreal Canadiens will honour a special former hockey personality. The Byron Konelsky Memorial Hockey Game will honour the former stick boy of the…
Have fun, fun, fun at Family Day

Enilda Location: Enilda W.I. Hall. Date: Sunday, Feb. 19. Time: 9-11:30 a.m. Events: Free pancake breakfast. Enilda Location: Enilda Mud Bowl. Date: Sunday, Feb. 19. Time: Starting at 10 a.m. Events: Enilda Mud Bowl opens the alley starting at 10…