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@hotmail.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – October 22, 2019…

Today in High Prairie – October 21, 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@hotmail.com and…

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@hotmail.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – October 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@hotmail.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – October 19, 2019…

Chris Clegg South Peace News Two youths are facing charges after a fire occurred at the old High Prairie Hospital on Sept. 18. On Sept. 23, High Prairie RCMP arrested and charged two male youths, both 15, from High Prairie,…

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@hotmail.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – October 18, 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@hotmail.com and statsmanchris@hotmail.com What’s Happening Today – October 17, 2019…
PIC – ‘Hot stove’ league!

The High Prairie Fire Department hosted an open house and barbecue Oct 9 at the fire hall to mark Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6-12. In one demonstration, deputy fire chief Michael Caron demonstrates the affects of pouring water on a…

Chris Clegg South Peace News The fire at the old High Prairie Hospital Sept. 18 exposed a high and unnecessary risk to firefighters. High Prairie fire chief Trevor Cisaroski highlighted several concerns at council’s meeting Oct. 8. Since the hospital…

Richard Froese South Peace News Long-planned new water services to the Triangle area could be coming by the summer of 2020. Members of the Pioneer Threshermans Association asked Big Lakes County council at its regular council meeting Oct. 9. “Are…

Richard Froese South Peace News An application for a development permit to add a storage yard at a Faust tourist resort will be considered by Big Lakes County council. At its regular meeting Oct. 9, council approved a recommendation that…

Richard Froese South Peace News Canadians head to the polls in the federal election Oct. 21. Registered voters received a voter information card in the mail in early October. Polls will be opened from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. The…

Jeff Burgar The fellow one day phoned his local newspaper. He says, “I’m thinking of getting into politics. There’s a provincial election coming up. I’m going to run for the nomination here.” A daring reporter at the newspaper says, “It’s…

Pearl Lorentzen I am not a smoker, far from it. However, I believe that smokers have one good idea: taking short breaks throughout the day. Eye strain, repetitive injuries, and just plain lack of productivity happen when people do the…

There is a lot to be said. We do have a federal election looming. My impressions of people like Elizabeth May [Green Party leader] are improving, and I am seriously beginning to wonder how many more people will be allowed…

By Marco Navarro-Genie Senior Fellow Frontier Centre for Public Policy Recently-announced pay cuts to members of Alberta’s legislature raise the important question of whether our elected representatives get paid too much or even enough. Outside of political considerations, the question…