Monthly Archives: August 2014

Happy Long Weekend!

Town Spirit wishes everyone, near and far, a happy, safe Labour Day Weekend 🙂  And remember, summer isn’t over until the barbecue is covered in snow! Advertisements

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Bay Tree Hall is on the Move

Baytree Hall, community centre since 1932, will be making a short trip across the provincial border to a new home in Dawson Creek this September.  The historic building will be maintained as part of the Walter Wright Pioneer Village.  Read … Continue reading

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Town Spirit Turns Four!

Welcome to the 4th Anniversary of Town Spirit, the blog about all things good happening in Spirit River and area.  It’s nice to think that this blog is one of those good things  too 🙂 Over the past four years … Continue reading

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12 Foot Davis

Henry Fuller “12 Foot” Davis was a man who seemed larger than life, but that’s not how he got the nickname.  That came from a lucky strike. Davis, originally from Vermont, was a man in search of adventure in the … Continue reading

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At the Heart – At the Post Office!

Today is Customer Appreciation Day at the Spirit River post office.  Be sure to stop in, and how about considering being a better customer by opting out of junk mail so you don’t have to sneak it onto the counter … Continue reading

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The Summer Savers

This summer has been hot and dry, dusty and smoky.  It’s not typical here, and we who are used to beautiful Peace Country summers are particularly put out. Good thing we have tenacious Communities in Bloom members carefully tending the … Continue reading

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The Dawson Creek Fall Fair

Originally posted on wordsfromanneli:
This year, the City of Dawson Creek will celebrate its 92nd Annual Fall Fair. A long time ago I lived in Dawson Creek (northern British Columbia), and as a child I remember that the Fall Fair…

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