Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Oldest Collection in the Archives

South Peace Archives has many documents and photographs from all stages of the Peace Country’s written history, but one collection, the oldest, stands out. Discovered in a log cabin near Spirit River, the Metis collection traces a family’s journey from … Continue reading

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Dawson Creek Children’s Author

Doris Brocke of Dawson Creek has written a book, for children but charming for all ages, called The ABC Musical Garden.  Filled with wordplay and humour, the book will make the ABCs easy to remember, and also the names of … Continue reading

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Peace Region Dinosaurs

Long before the Peace Country was the Peace Country as we know it, other inhabitants roamed these rocks.  And became rocks themselves.  So which species actually lived here?  Which ones left fossils behind so we know for sure they were … Continue reading

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Jermaine Wunderly

Artist Jermaine Wunderly went to high school in Spirit River and taught school in Wanham.  Now, she’s a full time artist, working in pastels, acrylics, watercolour and charcoal. Check out her work here. If you are a local artist, or … Continue reading

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Local Rancher in Toronto Sun

HERO Certified Burgers and Lettieri Espresso food chains have teamed up with SpiritView Ranch to serve award winning Heritage Angus Beef – that’s “Toronto’s Best Burger”! Read all about it here.

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Spirit of Peace United Church to hold Spring Break Bible School

Submitted All children are welcome to join in the Spring Bible School at Spirit of Peace United Church. We are holding are Bible School on April 3, 1:00 to 3:30 pm and April 4, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm What … Continue reading

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Bannock and Beans

A final addendum to the story of the Bedaux Expedition: one of the cowboys who was along for the ride (probably on a horse and not in a Citroen) has written his memoirs of the expedition, the wilderness, and the … Continue reading

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