Monthly Archives: May 2012

Aurora Photos of Spirit River Area

Check out this post from with photos of Spirit River area landmarks with northern lights for a backdrop!  There are also a lot of Grande Prairie pictures worth taking a look at. If you have pictures of the Peace … Continue reading

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Apple Blossom Time

The storm last night blew or pelted off many of the apple, May tree and lilac blossoms that were blooming so beautifully in Spirit River this week.

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Answers to Quiz X

OK, Quiz X wasn’t that hard.  Who could mistake violets, buttercups and wild strawberries?  Look out for more Spirit River quizzes, including photo quizzes, coming soon! If you want to try your hand at crafting a quiz with local interest … Continue reading

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Pachyrhinosaurus Book

It’s almost summer time and you may be looking for something out of the ordinary to do with your kids or visitors.  A tour of Pipestone Creek, where a Pachyrhinosaurus bone bed of utmost importance to palaeontology is studied every … Continue reading

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Centenarian Remembers Early Days in Spirit River

From the Mayerthorpe Freelancer, here is an interview  with a 100 year old lady who moved to Spirit River when she was sixteen.  She met her husband and lived here until 1947, farming and boarding school teachers, before moving on … Continue reading

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VBA Blogger Award!

Town Spirit has won a Versatile Blogger Award!  VBAs are thumbs up to a blogger from a fellow blogger who thinks your posts are great!  Thanks very much to Anneli Purchase, the mastermind behind wordsfromanneli for nominating the mastermind behind … Continue reading

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