(Gordon and Barbara Drummond, are pictured in the Town of Peace River Council Chambers after receiving the Award of Excellence in Employment on Monday December 12, 2016.) Leading By Example Local business owners honoured for improving accessibility for their employees. During a ceremony at Town Hall on December 12  Gordon and Barbara Drummond were given the Premier’s Council Award of Excellence in Employment. They won for the advocacy work they have done for Peace River’s disability community and their families. They are well-known for their generosity and commitment, particularly for people with developmental disabilities. For many years Gordon and Barbara have provided a wide range ofRead More →

daycare reopens

Daycare Reopens Immediate Release November 8, 2016 After two years of work Sugar Plum Tree Daycare has reopened. In 2014 the Peace River Child Care Association was dealt a difficult blow with the sudden loss of their daycare centre. More substantially our community lost an important childcare resource. Since that time the Association has helped to provide day home care as they have worked to build a newer and better facility. Their efforts are to be commended, their perseverance and resilience – this is what it means to be a community organization. In addition to the Association’s drive there have been a number of communityRead More →