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Jean Cameron Kelly Learns to Speak Cree

Jean Cameron Kelly was a school teacher in Peace River a century ago.  Fortunately for us, she wrote detailed recollections of all that she saw and experienced in the Peace Country.  Also in our favour, Peace River Museum has posted … Continue reading

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Hugh McIntyre’s Night of Fright

If you like this post, check out the Ghosts and Legends category for more! Hallowe’en month is upon us, so watch out for plenty of scary Spirit River stories here on Town Spirit! Starting with this one, entered in Hugh … Continue reading

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2011: The Edson Trail Centennial

One hundred years ago settlers flocked to the Peace Country.  Land was cheap and plentiful and life was going to be good up here.  It didn’t matter that the road would be a rough one.  There was a trail, an … Continue reading

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