Stampede Grounds discussed

by Phil Ambroziak Cooperation is the key to success. That’s the conclusion reached by the close to 100 Meadow Lake and area residents who attended a public open house Tuesday night (April 17) at the Meado...

New school for Waterhen

by Phil Ambroziak Efforts to secure a new, state-of-the-art school for Waterhen Lake First Nation have passed with flying colours. Recently, it was announced the federal government will provide funding to...

NODCA put on hold

by Phil Ambroziak Absence makes the heart grow fonder. This is an old adage members of the North of Divide Community Association are hoping holds true as they temporarily step away from the group to allow fo...

Postpartum support offered

by Phil Ambroziak “It’s not your fault.” This is the message Meadow Lake area resident Lyndsey Rutz wants people suffering from postpartum depression (PPD) and postpartum anxiety to understand when seekin...

Wrestlers ready for nationals

by Phil Ambroziak It’s all come down to this. With both high school and club provincials now in the history books, Meadow Lake and area wrestlers have one more competition to close out the 2017-18 season....

Rifle toter dealt with by RCMP

On Tuesday (April 3) around 8 a.m., Meadow Lake RCMP was dispatched to a complaint in a rural area south of the city for a vehicle in the ditch and a male on the road with a rifle. Within minutes the area was c...

MLA criticizes pot plan

by Phil Ambroziak Athabasca NDP MLA Buckley Belanger wants to know what the provincial government was smoking when it recently announced details regarding Saskatchewan’s cannabis legalization plan. “For a...

mill celebrates milestone

by Terry Villeneuve A total of 90 employees were recognized Saturday (March 24) in a special awards ceremony at the Meadow Lake and District Arena mezzanine for their years of service to Meadow Lake Mechanic...

RCMP execute warrants

Meadow Lake RCMP executed two simultaneous search warrants on residences off 9th Avenue West this morning (March 28) around 9 a.m. Two males from Alberta were taken into custody. There was a heavy police pre...

Vandals target vehicles

Meadow Lake RCMP were notified of multiple incidents of property crime and vandalism to vehicles in the southwest area of the city last night (March 27), specifically on Carter Place and the surrounding vicinit...