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Today in High Prairie! See what’s happening today in town, local birthdays, celebrity birthdays, local history, world history and your daily horoscope. Please send your birthdays and community events to southpeacenews@hotmaill.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – July 20, 2019…

Today in High Prairie! See what’s happening today in town, local birthdays, celebrity birthdays, local history, world history and your daily horoscope. Please send your birthdays and community events to southpeacenews@hotmaill.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – July 19, 2019…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News The two young women competing for the honour of 2019 High Prairie Elks Pro Rodeo Queen will be very busy next week. Shelby Cook and Gracey Rich-Carifelle will be participating in four events which comprise the…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News The High Prairie Dolphins host their annual swim meet Saturday, July 20. The best swimmers in the Peace gather at the local pool for the meet, which begins at 10 a.m. The Dolphins are enjoying a…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News If you’re looking for something to do this Saturday, why not take the short trip to Hilliard’s Bay Provincial Park and enjoy the annual Parks Day celebration? Staff will be serving hotdogs, beverages and cake from…

Today in High Prairie! See what’s happening today in town, local birthdays, celebrity birthdays, local history, world history and your daily horoscope. Please send your birthdays and community events to southpeacenews@hotmaill.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – July 18, 2019…
PICs – Summer fun abounds at midway

People of all ages had a variety of fun at a small midway in High Prairie from July 5-7 presented by Wild Rose Shows of Spruce Grove. Children and adults enjoyed rides, food, games and prizes at the event in…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News A former High Prairie school teacher facing multiple sexual offences has his date set for preliminary inquiry. Douglas Ben Lang, 58, did not attend High Prairie provincial court July 8 but had High Prairie lawyer Harry…
Town, county unite for good cause

Chris CleggSouth Peace News High Prairie and area is doing its part to raise awareness in regard to water safety. The Town of High Prairie and Big Lakes County are both proclaiming July 21-17 as National Drowning Prevention Week. Town…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News A fundraiser which has raised over $12,000 for local people and a provincial charity in two years returns July 19. The Burgers for Cancer barbecue is at Fountain Tire from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News High Prairie RCMP were not at fault for not attending a trial in High Prairie provincial court May 28. South Peace News has learned the Crown prosecutor’s office did not tell the police officers to attend…
Perhaps it’s time to play hardball

Each year the Big Lakes Charity Golf Tournament raises tens of thousands of dollars for local and provincial charities. Needless to say, the county is to be commended for stepping forward to organize such a successful event. Gold stars to…

Does TV influence how you think of things? Do the folks at the coffee shop, curling club, or the arena or swimming pool? One of the other clubs where you chit-chat with people? Maybe it’s a whole combination of things,…

Joe McWilliams The other night as your reporter should have been sleeping an idea for a story occurred. It had to do with some of the strange and sometimes funny incidents that come up from time to time in this…