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RCMP investigate incident at St. Andrew’s

Richard Froese South Peace News (High Prairie) – High Prairie RCMP and Emergency Medical Services were on scene of an incident outside St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie on the morning of Feb. 15. No details have been provided by…
Red Wings sweep last place Rampage

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News The High Prairie Red Wings swept two games in Vulcan the first weekend in February in junior hockey. The second-place Red Wings narrowly defeated the Vulcan Rampage 6-4 on Feb. 3 and 6-5 on Feb. 2…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter Peace River and area has a Farmers Market that is sure to delight people who like homegrown or homespun goods. Peace River Farmers Market Manager Michelle Dubrule says the market is held once a month in…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter If your child is a big fan of the Easter Bunny, make sure to head out to Harmon Valley Hall to have breakfast with the rabbit. The annual Breakfast with the Bunny Easter celebration will be…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter For some, the Easter holiday has a significant religious importance and for others it has become a time to celebrate family and togetherness. Nampa Museum and Nampa/Northern Sunrise County Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) are…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter On Feb. 13, Northern Sunrise County approved a lending bylaw to allow for a temporary loan to the Peace River Regional Women’s Shelter Society. The bylaw was first discussed at a regular council meeting Jan. 9,…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter There is still time to get tickets for the ever-popular annual dinner theatre in Jean Cote next month. (Local Actors Having Fun (LAHF) Troupe’s Brenda Moore says they still have over 100 tickets available between the…

Big Lakes County honoured many of its firefighters at a celebration Jan. 13 at the Faust Community Hall. BLC fire chief Jason Cottingham was awarded a 22-Years of Fire Service Medal for his many years of service and dedication. Big…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News It goes without saying that the Falher Pirates will be heavy favourites when they face the winner of the Valleyview Jets vs Manning Comets series in the NPHL East Division Final in two weeks. Winners of…

Heart River Foundation needs more money and it is the taxpayers who will be footing the bill. McLennan town council heard at its Feb. 12 meeting that Heart River is requisitioning $14,786 from McLennan this year, up $1,044 from last…

When The Page first read about High Prairie and the purchase of the old hospital site, 11 acres fronting on Highway 2 and in the middle of town, several thoughts came to mind.First was the news story, saying the Town…

To Town of High PrairieMayor Brian Panasiuk andTown of High Prairie Council: I am writing this letter to express my disappointment in the lack of transparency exhibited by council in their dealings with AHS (Alberta Health Services) regarding the purchase…

The M.D. of Peace has hired a new bylaw officer and met him at their Jan. 23 meeting. Council welcomed Sebastian Lopez from Peace Country Enforcement Services as its bylaw officer for the M.D. of Peace. Lopez holds education in…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Peace River School Division has updated its policy on school and program vitality. At its regular meeting Jan. 18, the board approved final reading on the updated policy. The policy was updated to remain vague on…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A young man who damaged several vehicles and ran over the hand of one of the owners during an incident near Kinuso in 2022 will spend just over two years in a federal prison. Devon Lee…

Pearl Lorentzen I have always walked a lot, so I have very strong legs. However, the rest of my body isn’t very strong. I have tried at various times to add full body workouts into my routine, but with limited…