Monthly Archives: September 2012

Ads on Town Spirit

Thanks very much to the viewer who recently informed Town Spirit of the presence of ads on this blog. Town Spirit does not aid and abet companies such as Ford and Walmart.  Town Spirit’s administrator cannot see these ads and … Continue reading

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September Slideshow

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Impressions From a Visitor to Spirit River From Bangalore

Submitted by Nazneen Tonse, first published on Art Earth Ink Soul Spirit River: If only it wasn’t so cold. Labels: .EARTH places, .INK prose, Canada, Spirit River Today I took a little dip into Spirit River. A virtual dip, I … Continue reading

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Farewell to The Alaska Hotel

Dawson Creek’s famous landmark, The Alaska Hotel, burned down last Friday.   The news has spread quickly from here to Hong Kong. However, it seems that word of the Alaska’s demise is far easier to come by than a history of … Continue reading

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Musical Crop Art

Something cropped up on a farm near the Grande Prairie airport last week.  A local farmer sat a spell on her combine and spelled out “ON THE COMBINE”, freehand, in a wheat field. “On the Combine” is a popular song … Continue reading

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September 20th Flashback

It’s September 20th, 1949.  What’s going on in Spirit River?  Here’s a brief summary from the Edmonton Journal: After waiting for more than 30 years, the village of Spirit River now has concrete sidewalks covering both sides of two blocks.  … Continue reading

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