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The Town of Spirit River is a thriving community in northwestern Alberta, Canada. Its local economy is supported by agriculture as well as the oil and gas industry. The official 2011 Census lists the Town of Spirit River’s population at 1,025 with 466 private dwellings. Bordering two large counties, the Town of Spirit River is also the major trading area for a large rural population estimated at 10,000.

Located 80 kms north of Grande Prairie, Spirit River is one of the oldest towns in the Central Peace Region. The Old Spirit River Settlement was located about 3 miles southeast of the old Mission. In 1888, the Hudson Bay Company began a cattle ranch four kilometers to the southeast on the banks of the Spirit River to serve traders at Fort Dunvegan.


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Central Peace Health Centre Coordinator Report

This is the first of the monthly report that I will be preparing for circulation to the five Central Peace Councils, Physicians, Dentist and the Signal. It is provided to disseminate information through the community on the progress of construction of the building.
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Town of Spirit River Council New Year’s Message

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Spirit River Photo Contest

Deadline has been extended until January 31, 2017!
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