La Ronge & Area

The Conversation 2016

Please enjoy this look back... Dakota Ray Hebert, actor – Jan. 14, 2016 Q: When did you begin acting? A: That’s always a really good question because I don’t know who or what to credit. I’ve always kind of...

NORTEP raising spirits, Part II

by Derek Cornet In the second of a two-part series, northerners gain a better understanding about what’s at stake with NORTEP’s potential closure, and discover how the program is a source of hope for people ...

NORTEP raising northern spirits

by Derek Cornet Deep roots in history The wheels of time have taken a sharp turn in northern Saskatchewan. “If you really want something, you make it work no matter what,” said third-year Northern Teac...

The Conversation

Entering her second term on Air Ronge council, Julie Baschuk is looking forward to her new role as deputy-mayor. Recently, she spoke with Northern Pride about her supporters, her passion for politics and what m...

Wilson back with Broncos

by Phil Ambroziak Timing is everything. That’s what Tyler Wilson of the Meadow Lake Broncos came to realize when – after playing for the Beaver Lakes Hockey League  (BLHL) team since its inception in 2012...

Northern health care lacking

by Derek Cornet The president of the Saskatchewan Medical Association (SMA) is shocked by the health care service disparities in the North compared to the rest of the province. Recently, SMA president Dr....

La Ronge, Pinehouse win titles

by Derek Cornet The Pinehouse Lakers and La Ronge Churchill Chargers are champions. Respectively, they snagged the 1A and 2A Ralph Pilz trophies after seven weeks of Northern Saskatchewan Football League ...

Winter storm fells trees

by Phil Ambroziak If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Who knows? But, when a tree falls on your deck and you are around to hear it, it definitely makes a sound ...

The Conversation

Having served on La Ronge town council for a decade, mayor Thomas Sierzycki has decided to take a break from politics. Recently, Thomas spoke with Northern Pride about what’s going well in La Ronge, what’s not ...

Northern football begins

by Derek Cornet With the first kickoff of Northern Saskatchewan Football today (Sept. 8), fans will miss some familiar faces on the field. “Buffalo Narrows is taking a year off,” stated Northern Lights Sc...