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Grad earns RMC scholarship

by Phil Ambroziak A full-fledged member of the Canadian Armed Forces will be among this year’s graduating class at Carpenter High School in Meadow Lake. Carson Waterman, who was recently awarded a four-ye...
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Bluegrass music enlightens youth

by Phil Ambroziak Music was in the air in Loon Lake recently with the return of one of the community’s own. Eliza Doyle – who is described as one of Saskatchewan’s most respected and highly regarded banjo...
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The Conversation

After a landslide victory during the 2016 provincial election, New Democratic Party Cumberland MLA Doyle Vermette is ready to get back to business for a third term. Recently, Doyle spoke with Northern Pride abo...
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Gateway introduces wrestling

by Phil Ambroziak The Gateway Griffins may have to change their name to the Gateway Grapplers. For two days this week, students at Gateway Elementary School in Meadow Lake had an opportunity to experience...
Editorial

Positive change for PNRHA

In spite of the many advancements of modern technology, laughter remains the best medicine. And, who better to share a laugh with than your closest family and friends? According to the Prairie North Regional...
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Fort Mac evacuees seek refuge

by Phil Ambroziak Life can change in the blink of an eye. That’s certainly a fact residents of Fort McMurray, AB have come to realize in the wake of the recent and ongoing wildfires that devastated the co...
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Seacan hearing cut short

by Derek Cornet Two residents of the RM of Meadow Lake feel they were less than welcomed at a recent public hearing. On May 9, a regular meeting of RM council was held where the public had the opportunity...
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The Conversation

For three years now, Rufas Crawford has been looking to raise the profile of the sport of rugby in Meadow Lake. Recently, Rufas spoke with Northern Pride about the local SheDevils team, his background in rugby ...
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Esau drafted by Rockets

by Phil Ambroziak Dylan Esau’s hockey career is ready to blast off in a whole new direction. Recently, Esau, who currently attends Grade 9 at Jonas Samson Junior High School in Meadow Lake, was selected i...
Editorial

Be prepared for wildfire season

Almost everyone’s been asked at one time or another what they’d bring with them if they were ever shipwrecked on a deserted island. While being stranded somewhere in the South Pacific may be considered a far cr...