Peace River Record Gazette

Peace River Record Gazette

Joanne McQuarrie Record Gazette   A huge variety of services, an art gallery and comfortable digs make the Peace River Municipal Library a popular place. At the library you will get assistance finding and ordering books, renewals, get questions answered. There’s free public access to computers. Printing, scanning, copying and fax services are available; some […]

9/13/2018 1:32:39 PM

Urns located at Dunvegan Provincial Park   Fairview RCMP   On the fifth of September, two small urns were located by the water at Dunvegan Provincial Park, 25 km south of Fairview, Alberta. They were turned over to the Fairview RCMP and are currently located at the detachment. There are remains inside the urns and […]

9/13/2018 1:28:06 PM

Joanne McQuarrie Record Gazette   The North Peace Navigators will play their first game of the season on Sept. 22 against the Fort St. John Huskies. Before the match begins though, a ceremony will pay tribute to Darcy Haugan, who was the head coach and general manager of the Navs for 12 years. He and […]

9/13/2018 1:20:50 PM

Beth Wilkins Researcher, Peace River Museum (Sources: Peace River Museum, Archives and Mackenzie Centre files; Record-Gazette; Edmonton Journal) For a while, the Mission Gardens was the unconfirmed site for the Correctional Centre, although there was every indication it would be the logical choice. Finally, a decision was announced. Peace River itself was chosen as the […]

9/13/2018 12:04:31 PM

Joanne McQuarrie Record Gazette   Whether it’s at schools in town or throughout the surrounding communities, the French language is spoken by many people in the Peace region. The network that exists in French communities is strong and one that Dominique Jean, principal at Ecole des Quatre Vents, wants to see grow, to give a […]

9/13/2018 11:51:02 AM

Joanne McQuarrie Record Gazette   Leah Lawton’s paintings pull you in to an unspoken conversation with emotions, feelings. Lawton is the featured artist at the Peace River Municipal Library; her works are on display through September 29. A seasonal job at the library as the summer reading club coordinator led to the gallery connection. “I […]

9/13/2018 11:47:20 AM

Office of the Premier Alberta Government Premier Rachel Notley delivered the following remarks today in a live address about the Federal Court of Appeal’s ruling on the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion project: “My fellow Albertans, we face a serious situation. I’m here before you to tell you how we are defending you, your resources, your […]

9/8/2018 1:59:50 PM

Jody Bekevich Communications and FOIP Coordinator Holy Family Catholic Regional Division No. 37 Holy Family Catholic Regional Division No. 37 (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the re-election of Kelly Whalen as Board Chair and Gary Fisher as Vice Chair.  The nominations and elections took place at the 2018/19 HFCRD Board of Trustees Organizational Meeting earlier […]

9/8/2018 1:56:04 PM