Inmates at large in Northwest

The Pinehouse Lake RCMP is asking for the public's assistance in locating three inmates who escaped lawful custody of the Besnard Lake Correctional Camp between Monday, Nov. 4 and Tuesday, Nov. 5. Jesse Cha...

Controlled gas flare south of M.L.

The plume of flames spotted about eight kilometres south of Meadow Lake along Highway 4 Monday morning (Nov. 4) is nothing to be concerned about. This is according to Dave Burdeniuk, director of government ...
Vehicle crashes through Dollar Store window

Vehicle crashes into Dollar Store

On Friday, Nov. 1 a vehicle crashed into the Dollar Store at the Meadow Lake Mall damaging the door and counter area. Store workers said no one was injured, but did indicate the driver was shaken. The inciden...

Life sentence for La Loche shooter upheld

The adult sentence handed down to the La Loche school shooter has been upheld by the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal. The shooter – who last May was sentenced as an adult and given life in prison with no chanc...

Three dead in crash near Beauval

by Phil Ambroziak Tragedy struck Meadow Lake and Saskatchewan’s northwest last weekend when three people – including a local EMS worker and two children – were killed in a motor vehicle collision south of B...

ESS girls win v-ball districts

by Phil Ambroziak Ernie Studer School’s junior girls volleyball team are on top of the mountain. The Loon Lake squad took top honours at this past weekend’s North West High Schools Athletic Association (...

New chief for ERFN

by Phil Ambroziak As far as they’re concerned, the Bernard family has made history. Jerry Bernard, the husband of Waterhen Lake First Nation chief Carol Bernard, was recently elected chief of his home co...

Mayor in court over conflict of interest

by Phil Ambroziak The future of Cole Bay’s municipal council is now in the hands of a provincial court judge. Judge Lloyd Stang is expected to deliver a verdict some time in early November following a t...

King family honoured by CPCA

by Phil Ambroziak The King family of Meadow Lake has long been associated with the sport of hockey. However, this past weekend, Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Association (CPCA) driver DJ King, along with...

Gary Vidal elected MP

by Phil Ambroziak Monday (Oct. 21) was a bittersweet night for Conservatives in Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River. While, as of press time, it was reported Justin Trudeau's Liberals will form a minorit...

Cole Bay man escapes wolves

by Phil Ambroziak “I’ll break your bike in half!” That’s the warning Cole Bay resident Annie Bouvier has given her brother, Kenneth, if he insists on continuing to cycle to the community from his cabin l...

Still making music at age 96

by Phil Ambroziak At 96 years of age, Meadow Lake’s Wilf Morgenstern has never lost his love for music. In fact, Morgenstern still regularly performs not only in his home community, but at other venues t...

Obituaries

Most Recent Obituaries in Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan & Northern Communities.