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Syniak promoted to chief of police at Lakeshore

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Lakeshore Regional Police Service has a new chief of police but it is a familiar face. Dean Syniak was promoted to chief of police April 1 to succeed Dale Cox, who retired after serving the top…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A Peace River School Division trustee censured by the board Dec. 21, 2023 after breaching the board code of conduct has been ordered to apologize to an employee. At its regular meeting June 20, the school…

Chris CleggSouth Peace News News from the Government of Alberta that “High Prairie could not support a sustainable local chemotherapy program” is prompting one of the citizens who lobbied successfully for renal dialysis treatment in High Prairie to consider a…

A man who did not reside where directed by authorities was sentenced to 22 days in jail after pleading guilty in Slave Lake Court of Justice June 19 to two counts of failing to comply with release conditions. Ryan Edward…

Yes, The Page knows many of our readers don’t really pay attention to the world. We appreciate that. In fact, if we weren’t in the business of telling people what is happening out there, we would be sorely tempted to…
NAPA donates $2,000 to upgrade beds

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A High Prairie business has shown its community spirit with a generous donation to support the local hospital. NAPA Auto Parts donated $2,000 to the High Prairie Healthcare Auxiliary to replace more beds at the High…

A man released on orders to not consume any alcohol was caught red-handed and fined over $700 in Slave Lake Court of Justice June 19. Kody James Lee Lummerding pleaded guilty to failure to comply with probation. Court heard on…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter A super-fun day camp is about to take over the Nampa/Northern Sunrise County Family and Community Support Services, and children are urged to come out to participate. The FCSS office puts on two separate Outdoor Odyssey…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter Teenagers, get ready for an event in Peace River that will provide the chance for you to wear your graduation or prom dress again! Coming this July 27 to the Baytex Energy Centre is a Red-Carpet…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter Town of Peace River and Northern Sunrise County are proud to present this year’s Fresh Air Cinema. As a throwback to the days of Drive-In movies, the two municipalities started hosting an outdoor movie each year…

Well, did you heard June 24 was the collective hearts of Oilers’ fans dropping after losing to the Florida Panthers in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final 2-1?The Page’s prediction of Oilers in six games? Well, not accurate, for…
MLA hears priority for new St. Andrew’s School

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A new school building for St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie remains a top priority for the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division. At its regular meeting June 19, trustees continued to advocate for a new facility…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A field trip to Europe proposed by Peace River Glenmary School senior high students has been initially supported by the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division. At its regular meeting June 19, the board of trustees gave…
L Conseil scolaire du Nord-Ouest célèbre ses finissants 2024!

Le Conseil scolaire du Nord-Ouest (CSNO) tient à féliciter tous ses finissants et finissantes 2024. Leurs efforts, leur détermination et leur persévérance ont porté fruit, et leur succès est non seulement une récompense pour leurs années d’efforts, mais aussi une…
Dinner is served!

Twins have their plates filled at the Big Lakes County annual barbecue June 20. Left-right, are Hayden L’Hirondelle, 3, and Nolan L’Hirondelle, 3. On the menu were beef-on-a-bun, hotdogs, salads and desserts.
Giant puzzle dismantled, but not forgotten!

South Peace News’ editor Chris Clegg received a nice surprise at McLennan town meeting June 10. Mayor Jason Doris, who works with High Prairie School Division, presented Clegg with a framed print of the 24,000-piece jigsaw puzzle he built and…