Stranraer and Stenhousemuir drew for the third time this season to move the the former 12 points clear of bottom club Albion Rovers.
The hosts took the lead in the third minute when Darren Gribben tucked in a rebound shot after Craig Malcolm's long-range effort had been parried by Callum Reidford.
Kevin McKinlay headed home Mark Corcoran's corner to draw Stenny level on 22 minutes.
John Gemmell's free-kick was well held by Stranraer goalkeeper Colin Stewart after the break and the striker also headed wide in the last minute.
Stranraer: Stewart, Lloyd Kinnaird, McKeown, Dunlop, Staunton, Gribben (Love 71), Gallagher, Aitken, Borris, Malcolm, Moore (One 90). Subs Not Used: Mitchell, Campbell, Winter.
Booked: Malcolm, Gallagher.
Goals: Gribben 3.
Stenhousemuir: Reidford, Ferguson, Buist, McMillan (Ross 82), McKinlay, Dickson (Reid 79), Rowson, Hodge, Smith, Gemmell, Corcoran (Iain Thomson 64). Subs Not Used: Shaw, Duncan.
Booked: Ferguson, McKinlay, Iain Thomson, Rowson.
Goals: McKinlay 22.
Ref: Paul Robertson