Peace River Record Gazette

Peace River Record Gazette

Northern Lights Gas Co-op Ltd. has received a provincial grant of at least $16 million to construct a natural gas supply line to support Mackenzie County. This investment will go towards the construction of 92 kilometres of six-inch high-pressure natural gas supply line from the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. Wolverine River Lateral pipeline northeast of […]

7/10/2020 5:17:11 PM

A male has been charged after RCMP recovered stolen property worth an estimated combined total of $30,000 from inside a storage locker. On July 4, Peace Regional RCMP responded to a report around 5 p.m. of a disturbance at a local self-storage facility. At the business, police encountered an individual exhibiting erratic behaviour who was […]

7/6/2020 3:12:31 PM

This is hard for me to admit, but I am unsure where the line falls in between being an ally for other races and a privileged white person advocating on behalf of a minority group. But I am committed to educating myself. I believe it is okay to not know how to navigate and find […]

7/6/2020 11:30:04 AM

The Peace River School Division’s Board of Trustees has reviewed the Peace River School Division’s results for the Alberta Education Accountability Pillar Report and noted significant improvements. Darren Kuester, who has served three consecutive terms and seventh consecutive year as board chair, said these improved results reflect the dedication of staff, parents and students as […]

7/6/2020 11:37:17 AM

Here we are again. Another day, but the same bridge – the million dollar one, actually $900,000 one, across the mighty Peace River. As we ended Part 4 of this Ponderings series, we learned from the January 26, 1917 Peace River Record: “Since the day when the railway builders recognized the coming importance of the […]

7/6/2020 11:52:33 AM

With the help of Family Resource Network, the Town of Peace River’s staff were able to deliver all 257 Canada Day Backyard Buckets to families and households in the community. The Family Resource Network, which is located in the Baytex Energy Centre, had also donated items to the buckets and offered their time to drop […]

7/6/2020 11:28:42 AM

Musician Krista Hartman, a former Peace River resident, released her new single “I’m Your Garden” on June 15. Hartman was born and raised in the town of Peace River and is now based in Ottawa. This new single is the first song on her fourth record “Transcend.” Quiet and solitude is what influences the artist’s […]

7/6/2020 11:19:16 AM

Peace River Regional RCMP are looking for witnesses after shots were fired at a residence in Cadotte Lake on Woodland Cree First Nation on Canada Day. On July 1 at 9:14 a.m., police received the 911 call with multiple RCMP resources responding, including RCMP police dog services and the RCMP Emergency Response Team. RCMP conducted […]

7/3/2020 2:42:44 PM