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GPV student’s trip to Arctic Winter Games

Mac Olsen Spotlight It was Nuuk, Greenland’s moment to welcome the world, for the Arctic Winter Games, but for Noah White, it was one of the best adventures of his life to participate in the Traditional Dene Games at that…
ATB retools Marigold

Marigold Enterprises receives a cheque for $2,000 from ATB Financial, presented to employee Arden Orosz, left, by personal banking specialist Verna Ogg. Funds were approved from ATB’s Community Spirit Fund and will be used to buy tools and equipment for…

Richard Froese South Peace News Two women charged with a series of robberies in High Prairie will make their pleas May 2 in High Prairie provincial court. Jodi Ann Bellerose, 39, and Jana Marie Eileen Toner, 33, both of High…

H.P. court docket April 11, 2016 Judge D.R. Shynkar A man clad only his underwear while resisting arrest was told to comply with police no matter what he was wearing. Barton Burback, 57, of Enilda was sentenced to 30 days…
Former student celebrates royalty

Miss Rodeo Canada Samantha Stokes, centre, spoke to elementary students at St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie on April 12. In the front row, left-right, are Grade 2 students Nate Vink, Grade 2 student Kaiden Masson, Grade 1 student Xander…
MacIntyre Park revitalization begins

    Richard Froese South Peace News Trees in MacIntyre Park were cut down to make way for plans to revitalize the downtown location. “Hopefully, if all goes well, it will be finished before the end of summer,” Town of…
A.R.C. to the rescue!

Joe McWilliams Spotlight Slave Lake’s Animal Rescue Committee is the group putting up a new animal shelter on the north side of Slave Lake. That project has brought a certain amount of prominence to the organization, but its work in…

Rev. Leon Cadsap, and the members of St. Mark’s Anglican Church, would like to thank all the people who took the time to come and read the Bible out loud during Holy Week. This is a project that includes many…
Eco Death project wins silver

Richard Froese South Peace News Three Grade 8 students at Prairie River Junior High School came home with winning results at the Peace Regional Junior High Science Fair March 23-24 in Peace River. Eve Keay won a silver medal for…

Spotlight Staff Dry, windy conditions during the first week of April have prompted Wildfire Information Officer Leah Lovequist to issue a caution to everyone regarding burning. Areas of dead grass are extremely dry. Under windy conditions a wildfire will spread…
Joussard School – Grade 1s making daffodils

Deigo Willier-Cardinal Joussard Reporter I am sending you a big hello from Joussard School. We continue to be very busy, learning as much as we can, getting ready in the last few weeks of school for our next grade level.…

High Prairie & District Palliative Care Society Rob Smith will be the guest speaker at a workshop entitled A Journey Through Grief: Helping Others Heal The Wounded Soul on April 23 at the High Prairie United Church. Many individuals describe…

The High Prairie Oilmen’s Association is a non-profit organization ran by community volunteers from the oil and gas and industry service sector. Established as a society in 2011, its purpose of is to provide recreational, social opportunities that bring community…