Grande Prairie


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Grande Prairie

(Fr. gräNd prâ'rē`), city (1991 pop. 28,271), W Alta., Canada, NW of Edmonton. It is the chief business center for the Peace River valley farming area. The discovery of oil and natural gas in the region in the late 1970s led to a short boom which dramatically increased the city's population. The Northern Winter Carnival is held in the city annually.
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Norbord will continue to supply its current customers and meet expected future customer demand with production from its 11 other operating North American OSB mills, including High Level and Grande Prairie, Alberta.
The gas processing plant will help support production growth for the customer in the Grande Prairie Region, located northeast of Edmonton, and will be built alongside the company's existing dehydration and compression facility.
The new partnership strengthens both groups' local presence in Northern B.C./Alberta with a field branch in Grande Prairie to service the Montney, Deep Basin and Duvernay developments as well as Central Alberta's Cardium and East Duvernay plays, operating out of Rimbey, Alberta.
It expands the company's presence in the Grande Prairie area and provides increased service to customers in Northern Alberta and British Columbia.
It tells of how, in Grande Prairie, a shelter worker's presentation on battering inspired women to leave their abusive relationships
The firm has also received an extension of a contract for continued turn-key camp services in the Wapiti area near Grande Prairie, Alberta.
According to the company, it has been awarded an extension of a contract for continued turn-key camp services in the Wapiti area near Grande Prairie, Alberta.
Several trails run southward from Dunvegan toward Grande Prairie and the head waters of the Smoky River, and the Indians travel through in this direction to Jasper House on the upper Athabasca.
VCCL has grown over the last 12 years and currently has offices in Grande Prairie, Alberta and Fort St.
GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta -- The City of Grande Prairie was "proportionate and reasonable" in banning a prolife banner from the sides of its buses because they were "likely to cause psychological harm to women who have had an abortion," an Alberta judge ruled.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 23, 2016-Allianz Global invests USD400m in Grande Prairie Wind
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