Susan Thompson South Peace News Days after news broke that six schools in La Crete were exempt from moving to online classes to help stop a spike of COVID-19…
The Eagle Feather Protocol is now part of the Peace Regional RCMP. The eagle feather is used as an option to swear legal oaths at the detachment, and part of the RCMP’s commitment to create a more inclusive and relevant justice system for Indigenous people.
About 50 people attended the All Fired Up for Freedom rally against coronavirus restrictions in Peace River April 24.
The rally had previously been postponed after an outcry from multiple people in Peace River.
Peace River School Division has joined other major divisions across the province in refusing to pilot a new K-6 curriculum during the 2021-22 school year.
An update to Alberta’s curriculum that began in 2016 had been nearly completed under the NDP’s government after input from thousands of Albertans.
Firefighters spent April 24 doing hazard reduction burns to reduce the chance of grass fires in Peace River, but were then called out four times to fires in the evening.
Aside from one small fire caused by sparks from a transformer, most of the fires were caused by careless people.