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Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Grimshaw Gators Swim Meet July 9.   Swimmer            Event                 Time Fin Mischa Deering Girl’s 9-10 50-M…

Following are the results of Dolphins’ swimmers at the Valleyview Vipers Swim Meet July 2 Swimmer Event Time Fin Georgia Haas Girl’s 6 & under 25-M flutter 1:07.01 6 Georgia Haas Girl’s 6 & under 25-M back 1:34.30 6 Georgia…

Richard Froese South Peace News Community bantam football has officially arrived in the area. The High Prairie Outlaws were welcomed June 26 during the league’s annual general meeting. “We were voted unanimously into the Peace Country Bantam Football League, making…

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Grande Prairie Aquarians Swim Meet June 25. Swimmer Event Time Fin Georgia Haas Girl’s 6 & under 25-M flutter 1:09.63 14 – – – – – – – –…

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Fairview Olympians Swim Meet June 11. Swimmer Event Time Fin Georgia Haas Girl’s 6 & under 25-M back 1:35.00 10 Georgia Haas Girl’s 6 & under 25-M flutter 1:17.38…

Following are the results of High Prairie Dolphins’ swimmers at the Alberta Summer Games Swim Meet June 12 at the East Link Centre in Grande Prairie. Swimmer Event Time Fin Abbie Cottingham Girl’s 11-12 100-M back 1:37.49 5 Abbie Cottingham…
Stokes honoured as Pratt’s top athlete

Richard Froese South Peace News Larkin Stokes won the top award at the E.W. Pratt High School Athletic Awards Banquet on June 14. He received the Dan Sloan Athletic Dedication Award, presented to a student who exemplifies sportsmanship, outstanding athletic…
PICS – Soccer Day in High Prairie celebrated

High Prairie Minor Soccer Association hosted a mini-tournament on June 12 for under-12 and under-8 teams at St. Andrew’s School field. Five teams played in under-8 with three from High Prairie and two from the Smoky River region. In under-12,…
St. Andrew’s School Track Meet

Event Results Following are the results of the St. Andrew’s School Track and Field Meet held June 2, 6&7. Age Group               Long Jump            Ball Throw      …

Justin Mindel recorded the top finish for E.W. Pratt High School athletes at the Alberta High School Track and Field Championships on June 2-3 in Edmonton. Mindel was fourth in senior men’s high jump with a best leap of 1.8…
Safety comes first at Q Skate Plaza

Richard Froese South Peace News Safety comes first as helmets are now mandatory for anyone using The Q Skate Plaza in High Prairie. The reason: to promote safety and prevent head injuries. That was the message during an information session…
Renegades welcome bantam team to gridiron

Richard Froese South Peace News Minor football is growing in High Prairie. The Renegades have welcomed a younger team to feed their program at the high school level. Last year was the inaugural year in the Mighty Peace Football League…
Wabasca-Desmarais hosts Northland Games

A little rain didn’t damper the 29th Annual Northland Games at Mistassiniy School in Wabasca-Desmarais. Elder Albert Yellowknee officially welcomed hundreds of athletes representing Northland School Division and Bigstone Cree Nation by performing the opening ceremony. At the junior high…
Hockey legend Lysiak passes away at 63

Chris Clegg South Peace News High Prairie’s most famous hockey player and three-time NHL all-star has died. Thomas James “Tom” Lysiak died May 30 after a battle with leukemia. He was 63. Tom was born April 22, 1953 in High…