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Clinic facing strike action

by Phil Ambroziak Soon, the only line outside the clinic in downtown Meadow Lake could be a picket line. As of press time, more than 20 employees at the Meadow Lake Primary Health Centre located at 218 Centr...
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Ruling in dogs v. horse

by Phil Ambroziak If anything, it was a moral victory. That’s how Meadow Lake area resident Renée Marshall feels about the verdict rendered by a local judge at the conclusion of a negligence suit she file...
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Broncos advance

by Phil Ambroziak Change doesn’t always have to be a bad thing. Randy Lariviere of the Meadow Lake Broncos learned this earlier this season when, after playing defence for many years throughout his career...
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Reserve addresses voting

by Derek Cornet The will of the people was decided by a show of hands recently when Flying Dust First Nation members urged chief and council to extend voting rights to hundreds of others deemed ineligible. ...
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Trapper forced to move

by Phil Ambroziak Recent salvage operations by Mistik Management Ltd. have tied the hands of at least one area trapper. According to Leon McCallum, if he wants to continue trapping, he’ll have to find a n...
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Playoffs begin Friday

by Phil Ambroziak With 11 straight wins, the Meadow Lake Broncos continue to ride a wave of momentum heading into this year’s Beaver Lakes Hockey League (BLHL) playoffs. The Broncos, who finished the 2015...
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La Loche mourns

by Derek Cornet A community in mourning, La Loche and area residents are finding strength through faith. Floyd Lemaigre was accompanied by others Jan. 25 as they began a solidarity walk from the school on...
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Leaders speak out

by Phil Ambroziak From bad will come good. That’s the sort of optimism leaders from the North have as they strive to move forward in the wake of Friday’s (Jan. 22) shootings at La Loche Community School a...