New CSO for FDFN

by Phil Ambroziak Delbert Aubichon is ready to lay down the law. The 34-year-old Flying Dust First Nations member was officially sworn in as the reserve’s first-ever community safety officer (CSO) during...

Bantam Stamps undefeated

by Phil Ambroziak It’s been an unbelievable season so far for the Meadow Lake Bantam Stampeders. Heading into this weekend’s away game against the combined Debden-Big River squad, the Stamps boast an und...

Police seek dangerous driving suspects

Meadow Lake RCMP is asking the public for their assistance in locating two suspects who fled from police Jan. 4. On that day, at approximately 4:40 p.m., police responded to the report of a stolen white pick-u...

Crisis in Iran hits close to home

by Phil Ambroziak “I had a really tough night last night – I couldn’t sleep because I was afraid a war was going to start.” That’s what Meadow Lake resident and local hairdresser Fatima Jalili had to say...

Cougar snared near Makwa

by Phil Ambroziak Although it has confirmed the presence of cougars after one such animal was recently caught by a local trapper, the provincial Ministry of Environment believes the animals pose no immediat...

Hockey player makes Top 80 tourney

by Phil Ambroziak Recently, Jerome Norman of Flying Dust First Nation was selected to compete in the SaskFirst Bantam Top 80 tournament this February. He is one of only 48 forwards chosen to be a part of th...

M.L. hospital welcomes New Year’s baby

by Phil Ambroziak The first baby of 2020 has arrived at the Meadow Lake and District Hospital. Weighing eight pounds 11 ounces, Andre Dillon was born Thursday, Jan. 2 at 8:52 a.m. to parents Reanne Waska...

Police seek escaped prisoner

On Jan. 2 at approximately 12 noon, the La Ronge RCMP detachment was informed John Riley Sanderson, a 32-year-old male, had escaped custody. Sanderson was being escorted from the courthouse to a transport vehi...

MN-S cancels CCDF agreement

by Phil Ambroziak The road toward greater economic development has hit a rough patch for Métis communities in Saskatchewan’s northwest. Recently, Pam Larson, CEO of the Clarence Campeau Development Fund,...

Wild boars south of M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak With the latest reported sighting occurring as recently as this fall, the presence of wild boars near the RM of Meadow Lake can no longer be described as hogwash. “One of our customers ...

Mirasty competes in Vegas showcase

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake Junior ‘A’ Mustangs may have opted out of this year’s Western States Shootout – the Western States Hockey League’s showcase held each December in Las Vegas – but one local ...

Green Lake man fighting fires in Australia

by Phil Ambroziak Green Lake’s Phane Ray is making his community proud. Ray, a former Green Lake councillor and currently the village’s emergency measures officer, was recently one of 21 firefighters fro...

Obituaries

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