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Chris Clegg South Peace News An ice-cold second quarter proved to be too much for the Kinuso Knights to overcome as they lost their season opening game at Slave Lake St. Francis 35-22 on Nov. 23. The Knights only managed…
Anderson’s nets 44 but champs still lose

Chris Clegg South Peace News A near heroic 44-point effort from Kye Anderson was not enough for the defending league champion Gift Lake Hurricanes as they lost their season opener Nov. 23 in High Prairie against the Prairie River Junior…
Hurricanes no match for Raiders in opener

Chris Clegg South Peace News Three players scored in double figures to lead the Prairie River Junior High School Raiders girl’s basketball team to an opening night 69-24 win over the visiting Gift Lake Hurricanes Nov. 23. Mackenzie Calhoon’s 19…
New stair tower, grout finished at pool

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Regional Aquatic Centre will have a fresh new look when it reopens next week after being closed for a month of annual maintenance. “We’re almost done the work and it was a…

Richard Froese South Peace News Organizers of the first Workplace Wellness Month in October are eager to build on it next year. The High Prairie and District Regional Recreation Board and Alberta Health Services health promotions partnered to host several…
Falher 55 Plus, hosts Zone 8 Challenge Cup event

Tom Henihan Spotlight Alberta 55 Plus, Zone 8, Area 2 held its carpet bowling and floor curling Challenge Cup event at Club Alouette in Falher on Saturday, October 22. Twenty-seven people participated with teams from Valleyview, High Prairie, Girouxville and…
Raiders finish in top 4 in zones

Richard Froese South Peace News Prairie River Raiders of High Prairie reached the final four at the northwest zone junior high school girls’ volleyball championships. After finishing second in the High Prairie School Division championship at home on Oct. 29-30,…
Raiders in tough at volleyball zones

Richard Froese South Peace News Prairie River Raiders of High Prairie faced tough competition at the northwest zone junior high school boys’ volleyball championships. After winning the High Prairie School Division championship at home on Oct. 29-30, the Raiders lost…
Renegades optimistic for next season

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Renegades high school team has wrapped up a winless season in the Mighty Peace Football Conference. The visiting Renegades were blanked 60-0 by the Whitecourt Cats on Oct. 21 in their final…
$150,000 of sports equipment delivered to High Prairie

Chris Clegg South Peace News For the last few weeks, Town of High Prairie Mayor Linda Cox and Councillor Brian Gilroy have met with representatives from Sport Central. Oct. 26, over $150,000 worth of sports equipment was delivered to High…
Outlaws end season on high note

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Outlaws wrapped up their first season in the Peace Country Bantam Football League with improved results. Despite a valiant effort, the Outlaws were bucked 45-6 by the Grande Prairie Broncos at home…
Thunder’s Turcotte turns in a Top 15 performance at the CCAA

Submitted story and photo After finishing in the top five at the recent ACAC Golf Championships, the Thunder Golf team’s Kassidy Turcotte found herself qualifying as an individual for the 2016 PING Golf National Championships hosted by Holland College in…

Update Monday October 31 – An emergency meeting is called for Monday evening, October 31, in a last ditch attempt to save the Regals for this season. A report on this meeting will be posted as soon as details are…
Chargers fall to Mustangs in final

Richard Froese South Peace News The E.W. Pratt men’s team finished second in the High Prairie school’s 29th annual Chargers’ Invitational Volleyball Tournament Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. The Chargers lost 27-25, 25-17 to the Wabasca Mistassiny Mustangs in the…
Lady Chargers reach semi-final

Richard Froese South Peace News The E.W. Pratt Lady Chargers faced some strong competition at the 29th annual Pratt Invitational Volleyball Tournament Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. The girls lost 25-3, 25-7 to Glenmary of Peace River in the semifinal…
PIC – New duds for Outlaws

The High Prairie Outlaws bantam football team shows off its new jerseys donated by Fountain Tire and The Promo Store. Uniforms were delivered on Oct. 3. Standing at the right are Fountain Tire owner Jeff Copeland and The Promo Store…