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Peace River Record Gazette


Peace River Record Gazette

As we came to the end of Part 4, Mary (Mrs. Stan) Young, told us of the fun times – “those lively dances” she and other folk had had at Waldref Hall on Main Street, where a green space/park is now between Panago and Town Hall. She went on to tell of the picnics enjoyed, […]

9/20/2020 9:30:12 PM

As we came to the end of Part 4, Mary (Mrs. Stan) Young, told us of the fun times – “those lively dances” she and other folk had had at Waldref Hall on Main Street, where a green space/park is now between Panago and Town Hall. She went on to tell of the picnics enjoyed, […]

9/20/2020 9:30:12 PM

The Peace Energy Cooperative is in the process of creating a solar farm in the Peace River region. The Peace Energy Cooperative is Western Canada’s first renewable energy co-operative and was created in 2003. As an investment co-operative, it attempts to find renewable energy projects and develop them so that it is ready to be […]

9/10/2020 3:03:57 PM

Residents are split when it comes to a possible mandatory mask bylaw, according to recent survey conducted by the Town of Peace River. When only responses from the town were considered, a relative majority supported a mask requirement in businesses (46.75 per cent) and taxis (47.67 per cent), as opposed to those who did not […]

9/13/2020 8:34:50 PM

Peace River Country history, as we are learning, is exciting, humerous and downright gritty – attributes which were precursors of those we know as our stewards. One of the documentors of that history, as we saw last week is Aleda Maude Evans Taylor. She wrote about her husband Ernest George Taylor and very little about […]

9/13/2020 8:29:10 PM

Zdenka Hansen spare school bus driver and Transportation/Maintenance Shop Support Worker for Peace River School Division (PRSD) has been awarded PRSD’s 2020 Transportation Award of Excellence recipient. This award is given out annually and celebrates the devotion and dedication of staff responsible for transportation. Hansen started working for PRSD seven years ago as a bus […]

9/9/2020 4:10:05 PM

Six Fort Vermilion schools are not mandating mask use, says the division’s superintendent. In its revised relaunch plan posted online on Monday, the division lists schools exempt from using masks even though the province requires them in common areas such as hallways and school buses when physical distancing isn’t possible for students in Grades 4 […]

9/9/2020 4:38:12 PM

PEACE RIVER, Alta. — RCMP say a pedestrian who was struck and killed along with his dog on a northern Alberta road had earlier crashed a pickup truck into a creek. Police say they responded to a 911 call Monday morning about a 28-year-old man and a black Labrador found dead on Township Road 812 […]

9/8/2020 4:17:09 PM