RCMP encourage cameras

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake RCMP would like downtown businesses to keep a closer eye on crime. Earlier this week, Cst. Frederike Carignan of the Meadow Lake RCMP approached businesses along Centre Stree...

City revisits street name

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake city council has recently been playing the name game. After deciding at its Jan. 28 meeting to name a recently registered road near the Meadow Lake Golf Course Obrigewitsch Lane ...

MP’s bill amended

by Phil Ambroziak National Indigenous Peoples Day will not become a statutory holiday any time soon, but that doesn’t mean Georgina Jolibois has given up on a cause near and dear to her heart. The Desnet...

Telemiracle has talent

by Phil Ambroziak It’s show time! For the second year in a row, Loon Lake duo Katelynn Schellenberg and Lisa Taylor will have an opportunity to share their musical talents with the entire province when t...

One last Jam

by Phil Ambroziak There’ll never be another one like it. Not only because the winter storm this past weekend resulted in an unprecedented number of teams dropping out of the competition, but also because upco...

Sledding toward cancer cure

by Phil Ambroziak And, they’re off! The 2019 Prairie Women on Snowmobiles (PWOS) ride in support of cancer research kicked off Saturday evening (Feb. 2) with a banquet held at the Bear’s Den in Meadow Lake. T...

M.L. RCMP warn of scam

On Jan. 25, the Meadow Lake RCMP were advised of a possible fraudulent scam involving the distribution of child identification kits. Meadow Lake residents were contacted by a female advertising the “McGruff Sa...

Village buys seniors’ building

by Phil Ambroziak The Village of Loon Lake believes in giving back to the senior members of the community. That’s why village council recently agreed to purchase Evergreen Terrace, a 21-unit low-income housin...

Pups ease exam stress

by Phil Ambroziak Who let the dogs... in? Apparently it was the staff at Carpenter High School in Meadow Lake who, during last week’s first semester final exams, welcomed puppies from the Meadow Lake and Dist...

Alleged trafficker back to work

by Phil Ambroziak Cody Coverchuk will be allowed to return to work. This was ordered by judge Jeremy Nightingale Monday (Jan. 21) during Coverchuk’s scheduled court appearance in Meadow Lake to answer to two ...