Meadow Lake & Area

M.L. increases paving budget

by Phil Ambroziak When it comes to future paving projects, the City of Meadow Lake would like to have its planning efforts set a little more in stone. During last Monday’s (Sept. 10) regular city council ...

B-C Ranch turns 70

by Terry Villeneuve Seventy years is a long time. But, that’s exactly the number of years the B-C Ranch, located just south of Dorintosh, has been in existence and, last Saturday evening (Sept. 15), the Cam...

City water rates to increase

by Phil Ambroziak The cost of water could be on the rise for Meadow Lake residents. During its regular meeting Monday evening (Sept. 10), city council directed administration to draft an amendment to the ...

DQ coming to M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak The rumours are true. This week, Tony Watters, director of franchise development with Dairy Queen Canada, confirmed a Dairy Queen restaurant will open in Meadow Lake next spring. “Dai...

Plane recovery delayed

by Phil Ambroziak The float plane that’s rested at the bottom of Peter Pond Lake for the better part of 60 years could soon see the light of day. Members of the RCMP’s Underwater Recovery Team (URT), with...

M.L. cowboy wins first LRA title

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake’s Colton Ouellette is a champion. After three years of competing in the Lakeland Rodeo Association, Ouellette captured his first LRA title on the weekend when he came out on ...

Police locate suspect van

This morning (Thursday, Aug. 30), a Facebook video was brought to the attention of the Meadow Lake RCMP. The video depicts a silver van driving in a school zone, allegedly at a high rate of speed. The van appea...

Deaf camp an inspiration

by Phil Ambroziak The word of God did not fall on deaf ears during a recent gathering at the north end of Jeannette Lake... or did it? From Aug. 20-25, Camp Oshkidee in the Meadow Lake Provincial Park hos...

Football season is here

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School Spartans are ready to roll. With their first game of the 2018 season set for next Friday (Sept. 7) at home, members of the CHS football team have been honing th...

RCMP warn of rental scam

Recently, Meadow Lake RCMP have seen an increase in phone and email scam complaints targeting the public. The most recent scam includes rental properties. Rental property advertisements are being placed loca...