Suspect apprehended

According to the RCMP Major Crime Unit North, an arrest was made this morning (Nov. 16) in connection to the recent shooting incident in Meadow Lake. Police are not seeking any other suspects at this time. A...

Grandstand closed to public

by Phil Ambroziak A piece of Meadow Lake history could be history. During its regular meeting Nov. 14, Meadow Lake city council voted not to repair the grandstand at the local Stampede Grounds, but instea...

Athlete competes in Colombia

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake’s Skyla Russell will never be the same. Recently, the teen returned to Saskatchewan after nearly 10 days teaching and playing rugby in Colombia. It was an experience she said...

New MLTC vice-chief

By Derek Cornet Larry Iron of Canoe Lake Cree Nation has been declared the vice-chief of the Meadow Lake Tribal Council. During the election held today (Nov. 15) in Saskatoon, Iron received 26 out of 49 v...

Suspect still at large

On Nov. 13 around 10:30 a.m., Meadow Lake RCMP received a call of a 17-year-old male injured at a residence with suspected gunshot wounds. The male was transported to hospital by EMS where he was pronounce dece...

RCMP seek armed suspect

As of 12:40 p.m. today (Nov. 13), Meadow Lake RCMP are investigating a serious incident which took place in Meadow Lake. The RCMP are searching for a male considered armed and dangerous. The male is descr...

Banners honour veterans

by Derek Cornet Residents of Meadow Lake won’t forget some of the local men and women who served in the Armed Forces anytime soon. Twenty-three banners paying tribute to current and former members of the ...

Lumber duties hit hard

by Phil Ambroziak “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” Al Balisky, president of Meadow Lake Tribal Council (MLTC) Industrial Investments – the company that oversees NorSask Forest Products – may no...

Clothing cons arrested

On Nov. 2, the Meadow Lake RCMP was notified of suspicious goods being sold near the Meadow Lake Co-op Service Centre. Members responded and seized a large quantity of counterfeit clothing items. Several peo...

Meet the Ranger family

In farming families, dedication to the land is passed through generations like a treasured heirloom. That’s certainly the case for Keith Ranger and his son, Jason. Keith inherited his love of farming from his p...