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Entire Menus of Grande Prairie Restaurants: Golden Star, Crown & Anchor, MR. MIKES, Ramona Pizza, Joey's Only, Ric's Grill, Pita Pit, Tony Roma's, Lions Den
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BEYOND THE PEACE COUNTRY
features the communities west of Dawson Creek to Prince Rupert BC. NEW FEATURE
Bijoux Falls, Mackenzie, Prince George, Vanderhoof, Fort St James, Fort Fraser, Fraser Lake, Burns Lake, Houston, Telkwa, Smithers, Moricetown Canyon, Old Hazelton, Terrace, Prince Rupert.
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Discover The Peace Country
Welcome to the "Peace Country" known for its Prairie, the Boreal Forest, the Rocky Mountains and the Peace River, one of the longest river systems in Canada. Cities include Grande Prairie, Dawson Creek and Fort St John.
The Peace Country includes many Hamlets, Towns, Cities, Rural Farms and Ranches in north western Alberta and also north eastern British Columbia. Many refer to it as the Mighty Peace Country. As well you can experience numerous parks and lakes where one can get closer to nature.
June, 2013: The official breaking ground of the Phillip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum is to take place Friday June 21, 2013 at 1:30pm near Wembley, Alberta. -Rentco Equipment will begin construction of their new building very soon to be located along 116 Street, Grande Prairie, just south of Future Shop. -The Grande Prairie Dream Home draw was made June 5, 2013 and the winner was Carmen and Steven Brown. The 125 thousand dollar 50-50 Jackpot was won by Steve and Kathleen Kushneryk of Valleyview.
May 2013: The Muskoseepi Park Pavilion is to get a facelift costing more than $700,000. The park is located in the centre of the City of Grande Prairie along 102 Street.
April 2013: Walter Paszkowski is retiring. He was the Economic Development Officer with the County of Grande Prairie for many years. He served as MLA from 1989-2001 and before that was Mayor of Sexsmith for 6 years. -Recent survey shows Grande Prairie tops the list in throwing away the most recyclable beverage containers in Alberta (study of 9 landfills) 3 times more than Calagary or Lethbridge. -Sears in Grande Prairie has undergone some major renovations and it won't be that long before Target will open in the old Zellers location. -Evergreen Park Campground has changed its name and is now officially known as McGovern's RV Campground.
Feb 2013: A new A&W opened Feb 20, north of Grande Prairie across the highway from the County of Grande Prairie Offices and right next to the Redwood Inn & Suites. The Restaurant 's drive-thru will be open 24 hours. - In 4 hours (Feb 13) Police in Grande Prairie handed out 157 tickets in 2 checkstops. 51 of those were for distracted driving, 83 for not wearing a seat belt, 23 for: speeding - no insurance - unregistered - stop sign violation.
All information on DiscoverThePeaceCountry.com written by Ken Connors including all the Video and Photography.
Featured on DiscoverThePeaceCountry.com is the CITY OF GRANDE PRAIRIE, that includes pages on Grande Prairie: Attractions, Camping & Fishing, Hunting, Golf, History, Hotels, Hotlinks, Grande Prairie Real Estate, Restaurants, Seniors, Service Clubs, Skiing, Schools, Statistics, Autos for Sale and Grande Prairie News of 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 2012, 2013 also Grande Prairie VIDEOS. Grande Prairie Events. Home Renovations. Featured communities in the COUNTY OF GRANDE PRAIRIE: Beaverlodge, Bezanson, Clairmont, Elmworth, Hythe, LaGlace, Sexsmith, Teepee Creek, Valhalla Centre, Wembley. ALBERTA TOWNS: Berwyn, Brownvale, Debolt, Dixonville, Donnelly, Eaglesham, Fairview, Falher, Fort Vermilion, Girouxville, Grimshaw, Grouard, Grovedale, Guy, High Level, High Prairie, Hines Creek, Keg River, LaCrete, Manning, McLennan, Nampa, Peace River, Rainbow Lake, RIdgevalley, Rycroft, Spirit River, St. Isidore, Tangent, Valleyview, Wanham, Woking, Worsley. BC TOWNS: Charlie Lake, Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, Hudson’s Hope, Pouce Coupe, Rolla, Taylor, Tomslake, Tumbler Ridge. ALBERTA PARKS AND LAKES: Dunvegan, Figure 8 Lake, George Lake, Kakut Lake, Kleskun Hills, Lesser Slave Lake, Many Islands, Moonshine Lake, Musreau Lake, Notikewin Park, Pipestone Park, Queen Elizabeth Park, Saskatoon Lake, Simonette River, Snipe Lake, Spring Lake, Sturgeon Lake, Swan Lake AB, Twin Lakes, Two Lakes, Winagami Lake. BC PARKS AND LAKES: Charlie Lake, Gwillim Lake, Kinuseo Falls, Kiskatinaw Park, Moberly Lake, One Island Lake, Swan Lake BC. Includes Provincial Parks. Cities in the Peace Country or Peace Region Include Fort St John BC, Dawson Creek BC, in Northern BC as well as Grande Prairie in Northern Alberta.
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