Category Archives: Featured People

A D.C. Legend

Today, a story from the Alaska Highway News about a Dawson Creek man who has spent over ninety years serving his country and community, seeking adventure and learning at every opportunity.  Please enjoy reading the life history of Flight Sergeant … Continue reading

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Fall Home and Leisure Show

The Fall Home and Leisure Show is happening October 3rd – 5th at Evergreen Park in Grande Prairie, and this year a Peace River born celebrity will be taking the stage to pass on some of her tips and tricks. … Continue reading

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Focused on Your Health

Did you know that there is a Peace Health Advisory Council standing by to serve you?  They are a group of appointed community members who act as liasons between the general public and Alberta Health Services.  They meet to “enhance … Continue reading

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Another Wheat King

The first Canadian to be named “World Wheat King” at a World’s Fair was John Brick, the minister/farmer from Dunvegan who took his Red Fife to Chicago in 1892. The Peace Country was then famous for wheat, so it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Old News is Still Good News

It was a few years ago, in 2006, that one of our Spirit River physicians received the RPAP (Rural Physician Action Plan) Award of Distinction with 42 letters of support for his nomination. Perhaps this tribute video is even more … 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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