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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…
SPORTS – Gold for Grouard

Two Grouard girls were members of a gold medal winning team at the 2016 Alberta Female Native Hockey Championships in Edmonton from March 31 to April 3. Father Shawn Auger poses with the championship banner and his two daughters Neriah…

by Jeff Burgar Well kids, the money forecast is clouds, rain, and more rain. Mom and Dad still have their jobs, but the renter in the basement has moved out. That means all the extra cash he paid us is…

by Jeff Burgar Anywhere you go, you will find people who have low opinions, high opinions, no opinions of anything you care to name. Start with people. Doctors. Nurses. Plumbers. Farmers. French people. German people. Americans. Albertans. Central Canadians. Black…

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…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Aries, now is time to channel your energy in a creative way to inspire others. You can achieve great things when you work with others as a cohesive team. TAURUS – Apr 21/May 21 Taurus,…
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…
Couple raises $430 for Mexico orphanage

Richard Froese South Peace News A local couple raised several hundred dollars for a Mexican orphanage through a special presentation April 5. Peter and Breanna Spruyt, independent ambassadors for Plexus Worldwide, collected $430 when they promoted health and wellness products…

A lady is sipping on a glass of wine, while sitting on the deck with her husband. She says, “I love you so much, I don’t know how I could ever live without you.” Her husband asks, “Is that you…