Category Archives: What’s going on

The Night Shift Labours of Jack Frost

This post was first published when Town Spirit was just a few months old, in November of 2010. As beautiful as the frost has been, it is still nice to think that winters always pass and summers always come – … Continue reading

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National Bee Diagnostic Centre

If you hail from the Peace Country, you are in on a great secret: our region produces some mighty tasty honey!  But did you know, we also have “the first comprehensive laboratory in Canada to provide a full array of … Continue reading

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Full on Hallowe’en in Spirit River!

If you go out and about in Spirit River one of these dark October nights, be prepared to be scared!  Well, at least very impressed by the fantastic Hallowe’en displays you’ll find around town!  Many residents have gone all out … Continue reading

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Partial Solar Eclipse Today

This afternoon, a rare partial solar eclipse of the sun by the moon will be visible from Spirit River.  This celestial event begins at about 2:30 p.m. and ends about 5:15 p.m. (in Grande Prairie). If clear skies prevail, this … Continue reading

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New Camp Could House 2,500

Encana has begun work on a camp that could house 2,500 workers – more than twice Spirit River’s population.  The camp, located about 55 km north of Dawson Creek, could start welcoming oil and gas workers in early 2015. What … 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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Fall Entertainment

When the air starts to cool and it becomes apparent that outdoor entertainment is coming to a close, thoughts turn to concerts, live theatre, and other indoor-stage entertainment.  Luckily, our area can certainly provide.  Check out these links to help … Continue reading

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