Peace River Record Gazette

Peace River Record Gazette

Pushing for pipelines and education reform, Peace River’s United Conservative Party (UCP) candidate Dan Williams want to bring back the “Alberta advantage” if elected. Williams started his political career five years ago, working alongside UCP party leader Jason Kenney, who was a federal minister at the time, and in his bid to unite the Conservative […]

1/28/2019 7:49:14 PM

Peace River’s Chamber of Commerce has a new president in 32-year-old Justin Hicks. With a background in business, the former vice president has been a member of the Chamber for two years and was officially sworn in as president on January 19. “I’ve always enjoyed inspiring and helping business leaders and supporting entrepreneurship in our […]

1/28/2019 12:43:22 PM

A convoy consisting of trucker from across the region will be joining the larger Yellow Vest (Official) Convoy to Ottawa in support of oil and gas. Organizer Cathy Monteath said their trucks will be rolling out Feb. 13 from Peace River, with the main convoy to Ottawa leaving Feb. 14 from Red Deer. Truckers making […]

1/24/2019 3:47:51 PM

The Town of Peace River held the first of many celebrations for its 100th year since being incorporated as a town. The celebrations included performances by the Peace Players and the Peace River Community Choir at Athabasca Hall on Saturday afternoon. The event also featured historic displays with a light snack at the hall and […]

1/13/2019 4:22:16 PM

Vanessa Burns, Communication Coordinator, Peace River School Division Dennis Paul, Plains Midstream Canada Area Supervisor, Peace River/Rainbow Lake, stopped in to give the Peace Regional Outreach Campus and Daycare a cheque for $1000 as a donation from Plains Midstream Canada. When asked why Plains Midstream wanted to give to Peace Regional Outreach, Dennis commented on […]

12/20/2018 7:30:54 PM

Danny Jung Manager, Peace River Royals   The Peace River Midget “AA” Royals ended their winless streak with 2 wins this weekend defeating the Whitecourt Wolverines and Fort McMurray Junior Oil Barons. On Dec. 15 the team travelled to Whitecourt coming away with a 6-3 win.  Blake Anderson led the way with 2 goals with […]

12/20/2018 7:16:30 PM