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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…
PIC – Raw power!

Kapawe’no Bears pitcher Isaiah Hal- crow gives it his best effort against the Prairie Rebels during Baseball Alberta’s 13 Under A Provincial play July 6 at Jaycee Park.
Smith wins Canadian championship

Chris CleggSouth Peace News A Peavine woman has “blasted” her way to the very top and can now call herself the best trapshooter in Canada. Lynn Smith won the 2019 Canadian Lady 1 trapshooting title after the competition ended in…
PIC – Cards fall right for Hoedl, Johnston

Just one lucky cut or one more good hand was all that stopped a High Prairie duo from winning the gold medals in cribbage at the Alberta 55 Plus Games in Medicine Hat July 4-7. Irene Hoedl, left, and Olga…
Rebels win 2 of 3 in playoffs

Chris CleggSouth Peace News The High Prairie Rebels are in second place in the standings after one weekend of play in the Alberta 13-Under Peewee A baseball playoffs. The Rebels use home field advantage to win two of three games…
Tries wins 6-pack

Chris CleggSouth Peace News Make it six more medals for High Prairie’s Frank Tries! Tries added to an already extensive collection by winning four gold medals, one silver and one bronze at the Alberta 55 Plus Summer Games in Medicine…
Time to get into the swing of things

T.J. Walker,Clubhouse Supervisor,High Prairie Golf Club Hello, High Prairie and area! After a great start to the 2019 season things are looking good at the course as we head into July. We did have a minor setback with the flood…
Plug pulled on Winagami wading pool

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News The plug has been pulled on the popular children’s wading pool at Winagami Lake Provincial Park. The decision has drawn concern from several municipal councils. The wading pool in the park has been closed permanently, says…
Trap shoot coming to High Prairie

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News High Prairie welcomes a major trap shoot competition July 12-14. The High Prairie Fish and Game Association will host the Northern Lights Shoot sanctioned by the Amateur Trapshooting Association. “We expect 30-35 competitors from all over…
PIC – Let the games begin!

Football players on the High Prairie Outlaws bantam team and High Prairie Renegades high school team scrimmaged at E.W. Pratt High School to promote the sport on June 13. Some of the fans included Grade 6 students from High Prairie…
PICs – Players put boots to soccer season

The High Prairie and District Minor Soccer Association finished another season with the final games June 22. Medals for players 6-and-under and 4-and-under were provided by sponsor Tim Hortons while others were presented from the association. Players up to their…
Doan wins Dan Sloan Athletic Dedication Award

Top athletes in Grades 10-12 receive honours E.W. Pratt High School in High Prairie presented its annual athletic awards during an assembly June 18. Graduating student Alexa Doan won the Dan Sloan Athletic Dedication Award for the top overall athlete.…
Slam dunk!

3-on-3 basketball tournament a big success Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Outdoor hoops action was in the air at a 3-on-3 street-style basketball tournament June 14 in High Prairie. More than 20 teams competed in the tournament hosted by the Kee…
Waikle guns for gold after silver medal win

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News E.W. Pratt High School athlete Cameron Waikle captured a silver medal at the Alberta High School Track and Field Championships held June 7-8 in Calgary. He finished second in Ambulatory Men’s Shot Put with a personal…
Jumpshots for Jacob nets family big bucks

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A basketball tournament raised a few thousand dollars for young cancer patient, Jacob Kosak, of High Prairie. Jumpshots for Jacob was held June 8 at St. Andrew’s School, where Kosak is a Grade 10 student. Kosak…