Monthly Archives: June 2010

Bow City shoots for the Stars

Cairn commemorating the descendants of the Herrick family farming on the same land for 100 years in Vulcan County, south of “downtown” Bow City. ———- Going into the fall of 1913, the Board of Trade continued their efforts to make Bow City an incorporated municipality. In preparation for becoming a village, the Board initiated the […]

Bow City – The Halcyon Days

With the arrival of Herbert Chandler Pierce, the townsite at Bow City really began to take off. H.C. Pierce-a farmer, real estate agent, Liberal M.P.P. (Member of Provincial Parliament) for Wadena, SK., and secretary-treasurer of the H.C. Pierce Land Co. Pierce-breezed into Bow City in early 1913 after acquiring the west half of 10-17-17 W4 from […]

Champion’s 100 Year Celebration

Next summer, 2011, marks the 100 year anniversary of Champion as a community.  A website has been set up by the 100 year celebration committee and can be seen at   Please visit for information on the celebrations as well as great photo galleries from Champion’s history, a guestbook, and information on where to […]