Category Archives: Sports

Curling History

The snow has flown, the ice is frozen.  Time for curling!  Here in the Peace Country, where ice and cold are free and plentiful for almost half of every year, curling has always been a major attraction.  Any little hamlet … Continue reading

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The Newest Olympian from the Peace Country!

Congratulations to Denny Morrison of Fort St. John for achieving a silver medal in Men’s 1000 m Speed Skating! It was a tight race: watch it here. Are there other Olympians from the Peace Country?  You bet.  How about Christine … Continue reading

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One to Watch

Peace Country product Kenton Helgesen is an up and comer on the hockey scene.  At age nineteen, he’s been pegged as one to watch for a couple of years already.  Having played for the Grande Prairie Storm and the Calgary … Continue reading

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Ski Time!

We’ve got the snow so grab your toque and get going! Everyone knows about the mountain destinations, of course, but if you don’t have time to go so far or you don’t want to tire yourself out driving or booking … Continue reading

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Spirit River’s Howling Success

If you’re from around here you’ll recognize a lot of local names in this article about the huge potential of this season’s Grande Prairie Regional College women’s Wolves volleyball team. Best of luck and hard training to to the whole … Continue reading

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It’s Coming…

We don’t mind winter in the Peace Country… we love it!  And it is approaching quickly.  So if you are a local or an adventurer from afar looking for some winter excitement, you’ll want to check out snoriderswest.com.  They’re a … Continue reading

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Canadian Outdoorsman Magazine

Planning on getting out into the bush this season?  If so, you might also like to check out the Canadian Outdoorsman Magazine. Be safe out there, and a huge thank you to all of you who respect the Peace Country!

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