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Chris Clegg South Peace News South Peace News was informed of a robbery at gunpoint at the HP Esso store early Saturday morning. High Prairie RCMP are currently on the scene as of 7:30 a.m. South Peace News will try…

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 – January 25, 2020…

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 – January 24, 2020…

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 – January 23, 2020…

Chris Clegg Joe McWilliams South Peace News One High Prairie man is doing his part to help the drastic wildfire situation in Australia. High Prairie assistant fire chief Jason Cottingham was one of a few chosen in Canada to help…
Use of fireworks in High Prairie is illegal

Chris Clegg South Peace News No one wants to stop anyone from having a good time, but there are safety considerations to take into account. As a result, unknown to many, it is illegal to fire off fireworks in High…

Chris Clegg South Peace News It is illegal to sell fireworks in any store in High Prairie. A local merchant discovered that fact after being visited by Town of High Prairie fire chief Trevor Cisaroski. Cisaroski told council at its…

Richard Froese South Peace News The monthly meeting of the High Prairie and Area Chamber of Commerce has been rescheduled to Jan. 23. Chamber president Barry Sharkawi postponed the meeting from Jan. 16 due to extreme freezing temperatures. A new…

Richard Froese South Peace News Times for slower speed limits in school zones could be extended daylong across the High Prairie School Division. At its regular meeting Dec. 18, the HPSD board of trustees supported a request from the High…
School speed zones could be expanded

Chris Clegg South Peace News School zone speed limits in High Prairie may be changing making motorists slow down all day. At its Jan. 14 meeting, council decided to proceed with a bylaw to change the times citing safety considerations.…

Sylvain Charlebois, Professor in Food Distribution and Policy, Dalhousie University, Courtesy of Troy Media Tim Hortons has had what is likely one of the strangest years in its history. Most of the iconic chain’s decisions in recent months have been…
The Page – January 22, 2020

Yikes! Here is a “beer league” hockey player who won’t be buying rounds for his buddies for oh, maybe the next five kabillion years. Grant McIssac last week in Ontario court was ordered to pay $702,551 to Drew Casterton for…

Richard Froese South Peace News Students in High Prairie School Division will showcase their skills in a robotics competition in mid-March. The second annual Robo Rumble is scheduled in High Prairie on March 11-12 at the Gordon Buchanan Recreation Centre.…
HP NLC campus now one-third complete

Richard Froese South Peace News Temperatures around -40C has not stalled progress by work crews building the new High Prairie Northern Lakes College Campus. Work continues to progress on schedule and on budget for completion in the summer, says a…
Plans for gated community to be unveiled Jan. 22

Richard Froese South Peace News Plans for a new gated community for one-level homes for seniors proposed for High Prairie will be discussed at a meeting. Anyone interested is welcome to a meeting Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. at the…
Gift of tulips sent to Pratt as expression of thanks

Chris Clegg South Peace News The commencement ceremony at High Prairie E.W. Pratt High School this spring will have a little more colour, thanks to an overseas country. The school recently received 75 tulip bulbs from the Netherlands. They were…