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  • Alberta Culture Days Grants

    The Alberta Culture Days Grant is now open and will be celebrated from September 1 - 30. Community Organizations are encouraged to apply for event funding. 

  • Alberta Supporting Women in the Trucking Industry

    The Government of Alberta is providing $2.8 million in funding to Women Building Futures, to help more women train for jobs as commercial truck drivers. 

  • Wildfire Season Starts Today

    Alberta has declared an early start to wildfire season, 10 days early on February 20, 2024, due to low precipitation levels and warmer than normal temperatures. 

  • Preparing for Drought in Alberta

    Alberta's new six person Water Advisory Committee will help prepare for drought and work to make every drop count in 2024.

  • Grab your Boots: Winter Walk Day is here!

    Brave the cold on February 7, 2024, and join thousands of Albertans on annual Winter Walk Day!

  • Free Digital Literacy Classes for Albertans

    The Government of Alberta has launched a free digital literacy program for Albertans, offering 19 courses to help residents gain skills to help them engage with an ever-changing world. 

  • New Power Engineering Lab at NWP in Grande Prairie

    The Government of Alberta has announced that they will be investing $11.3 million to support the development of the new power engineering lab at Northwestern Polytechnic in Grande Prairie. 

  • Benefitting from Captive Insurance in Alberta

    Minister of Finance, Nate Horner, issued a statement on Alberta's Captive Insurance Program; providing businesses with another option for insurance and making Alberta a more attractive destination for investment. 

  • Emergency Department Closure

    Alberta Health Services has advised that due to an unexpected nursing shortage, the Central Peace Health Complex Emergency Department will be temporarily closed from 11 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 until 7 a.m. on Wednesday, January 17, 2024.

  • Nominate someone for the Province's Highest Honour

    Nominations for the Alberta Order of Excellence are now open. 

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Saddle Hills
Junction of Hwy 49 & Secondary Hwy 725
RR1, Spirit River AB
T0H 3G0
T. 780-864-3760
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