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ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Aries, once you have your mind set on something, it is hard to get you to think about anything else. This dedication can be an asset at work in the days ahead. TAURUS – Apr…
PICs – Back to school in Driftpile

Many pro-active promotions were featured at the Driftpile Back-to-School Health and Safety Fair on Aug. 23. Nine agencies and organizations were on display at the event sponsored by Driftpile Health Services at Driftpile Community Hall. Information on nutrition, bullying, drugs,…

Richard Froese South Peace News With the growing use of electronic communications, a higher demand for broadband was promoted during a roundtable with the local MP on Aug. 10 in High Prairie. “This will impact business in rural Alberta as…

Richard Froese South Peace News Big Lakes County is still determined to tap into a flow of government funding for a much-needed upgrade of a water project in Kinuso. At its regular meeting Aug. 24, Big Lakes County council learned…
Block party connects community

Richard Froese South Peace News Several service agencies advertised their programs to residents of a social housing neighbourhood in High Prairie at a block party Aug. 18. Heart River Housing hosted the event on Evergreen Drive between 76th Street and…
PIC – Pleasantview beautifully decked out

A new enlarged front deck at Pleasantview Lodge with a ramp and gazebo is enjoyed by lodge residents, left-right, Gordon Cunningham and Ivy Taylor enjoy the new ramps on the expanded deck in front of Pleasantview Lodge. Heart River Housing…

Linda Cox, Mayor, Town of High Prairie Following is Town of High Prairie Mayor Linda Cox’s report for August 3-16 Pleasant View Lodge Bar-B-Q August 12, I was at a meet and greet with the seniors of Pleasantview Lodge for…
The Page – August 31, 2016

Even though this coming weekend is the big Golden Walleye Classic fishing tournament, there were few boats on Lesser Slave Lake this past Saturday and Sunday. Are all the ‘hot’ fishing spots dialed in? Has everybody got their strategies detailed,…
Shantz and Hamelin win High Prairie Open

Richard Froese South Peace News Tyler Shantz and Judy Hamelin were the top winners at the 47th annual High Prairie Open at High Prairie and District Golf Club on Aug. 20-21. “We had 76 golfers, but we were hoping for…
St. Paul’s Anglican Church celebrates 85 years in McLennan

Mac Olsen For South Peace News The St. Paul’s Anglican Church in McLennan is 85 years young, and the congregation converged there on Aug. 21 to celebrate the milestone anniversary. Father Leon Cadsap and Peter Clarke, the Rector’s Warden, led…

On Aug. 18, 2016, we, five volunteers from Edmonton on a car tour of northern Alberta to raise awareness about a horrendous human rights atrocity in China, were welcomed to the beautiful and kind town of High Prairie by Mayor…

Commentary by Katrina Owens This time of year has always been an exciting one for me, firstly because my birthday is soon approaching (my mom makes the best cheesecake) and secondly because school will be back in session within a…

Richard Froese South Peace News High Prairie town council will send a letter to the College of Surgeons to demand more physicians to the community. At its regular meeting Aug. 23, Town of High Prairie council decided to send a…