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August 29, 2012
A moment of appreciation
Jennifer Duffin hugs Becka Stevens during the rose ceremony held at the St. Andrew’s graduation ceremonies of 2012. The event was held on August 25. More pictures and information regarding the ceremony will be available in next week’s issue of the South Peace News.
CAO surrounded by controversy
On June 13, Keli Tamaklo was officially named Chief Administration Officer of the Town of High Prairie.
Council ignored experts previous advice
When it comes to taking advice, town councillors may ask, but seldom do they rely on experts when making critical decisions that ultimately cost the ratepayers.
Back-to-School safety tips from local RCMP
The High Prairie and Faust RCMP Detachments offer the following precautions as children return to school this fall.
Sekulich's hands tied while rec board in limbo
Town councillors have less to do since Doug Griffiths, minister of municipal affairs, ordered some committees to immediately stop meeting and other committees to have their terms of reference reviewed and amended.
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Showdown for championship title
The 43rd annual High Prairie Golf Tournament, held August, 18-19, came to an exciting conclusion when tied scores led to two final showdowns in the men’s Championship and 1st Flight categories.
We are not alone
Up to thirty years ago, the conventional thinking about stomach ulcers was too much acid, usually caused by stress. It sounded plausible enough that whole generations of doctors and patients tried to solve the ill with anti-stress therapy. Tranquilizers. Get a good night sleep. Move away from that annoying neighbour. Quit that irksome job.
Thank goodness for politicians! Seriously!
Now, if you think about it, we wouldn’t actually have this Alberta problem if it weren’t for a politician. It took a politician to create the problem, and it’s very likely going to be a politician, or several of them, to make the problem go away.
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