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Bankrupt oil and gas companies who have stopped paying their property taxes have become a major problem for Northern Sunrise County.
But a recent Supreme Court decision against the county could have major implications for municipalities in the same situation across Alberta.
Two Peace region volunteers received awards for being star volunteers at a ceremony at Alberta Government House on Dec. 5.
The Stars Of Alberta Awards recognizes extraordinary Albertans for their outstanding volunteer contributions to their communities.
Many local children will receive toys thanks to the generosity of shoppers at Red Apple stores in High Prairie, Falher and Peace River in the annual toy drive that ended Dec. 7.
A special leadership team is inspiring students in local Catholic schools.
A NET ministries team served in St. Andrew’s School from Nov. 21 to Dec. 8.
Newly-elected MP Arnold Viersen is promising to work for the betterment of all sectors of the economy.
“I will continue to fight for forestry, farming and the oil and gas sectors that are the heartbeat of our communities,” he says.
STARS air ambulance has had a good fundraising year thanks to a sold out lottery, but is still facing some funding uncertainty.
The air ambulance service is a critical way for those living in rural communities or working in remote areas to get rapid transport to medical services.
Northern Sunrise County has joined Birch Hills County, Saddle Hills County and the County of Grande Prairie in declaring an agricultural disaster for local farmers.
A lot more people have been eating at the Peace River Community Soup Kitchen.
The soup kitchen has been providing free community meals on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays since 2007, but only started tracking how many people were using the service a few years ago.
Susan Thompson South Peace News The Peace River MLA who introduced the “conscience rights” bill has been seeking support for…