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PICs – Soccer players get final kick at the cat

The High Prairie Minor Soccer Society finished another season with final games June 28. About 180 players enjoyed the season, says Angie Halverson, society president. Medals for players 6-and-under and 4-and-under were provided by sponsor Tim Hortons while others were…
PICs – Fun in the sun!

Each year, students at E.W. Pratt High School organize a day-long track and field meet for High Prairie Elementary School students. The meet is an Olympics-style event, with students assigned to teams from different countries. Fun is the name of…

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the High Level Stingrays Swim Meet June 17: Swimmer         Event                           Time    Fin…
Slave Lake team wins Angler’s Cup

Katrina Owens Spotlight Seventy teams of fishermen and fisherwomen rolled into Slave Lake on June 16th for the annual Canadian Tire Anglers Cup. Weather conditions weren’t all that bad but the wind on the Saturday (June 17th) made for an…
Season starts with Opening Tournament 2017

Tom Henihan Spotlight The Smoky River Regional Golf Course, Opening Tournament had 43 players participate in the June 17 and 18 two-day event. The tournament got under way on both days at approximately 9.30 in the morning and the event…
PICs – Pratt’s top athletes rewarded

E.W. Pratt High School in High Prairie presented its annual athletic awards during an assembly June 13. Female and male athletes-of-the-year were presented for each Grade 10-12. The Francis Lessard Sportsmanship Award was presented for the first time to a…
A perfect day at the lake for fishing derby

Tom Henihan Spotlight The weather was ideal, sunny and warm will a cool breeze by the water during the ninth annual Knights of Columbus Children’s Fishing Derby at Winagmi Lake Provincial Park on Saturday, June 10. Although the conditions were…

  Athlete                   Category           Distance/Time        Place Hailey Cox Jr. Women’s 200-M Hurdles 1:04.89 seconds 15 Kataja Sware Jr. Women’s 80-M Hurdles 16.40 seconds 13…
Larson wins silver in track and field finals

Richard Froese South Peace News Brendyn Larson won a silver medal in long jump as the top result for E.W. Pratt High School athletes at the Alberta School Athletic Association Track and Field Championships held June 2-3 in Edmonton. Larson…
PRJH athletes smash 4 records, relay teams add 5 new standards

  Individual events results Following are the results of the Prairie River Junior High School track and field meet results held June 1. Jr. Girl’s 100-Metres 1. Daneira Dominguez. 2. Alexandra Aldrich. 3. Sadee Cunningham. Jr. Girl’s 200-Metres 1. Trae…
Elementary Saints enjoy a day in the sun

St. Andrew’s School held its annual track meet for upper elementary students June 2. The day began with rain but organizers examined the weather forecast and proceeded with the meet, which turned out to be a nice day. Students were…
PIC – Topsy-turvy

Crimson Ferguson dives over the bar during the high jump at the High Prairie Elementary School Track Meet June 7. Watching is E.W. Pratt HIgh School student Cole Isaac, one of many students who helped run the meet.