Meadow Lake & Area

Young boxer rises in the ranks

by Terry Villeneuve Only 12 years old, but already a seasoned fighter, Jace Derocher of Meadow Lake recently won the biggest match of his young career. On June 15 Derocher competed in a Pro-Am boxing car...

Murder charge for La Loche man

On May 25 at 7:30 p.m., La Loche RCMP responded to a complaint of an assault that occurred outdoors, near a recreation area in the community.  Witnesses advised they saw an assault between two adults. Whe...

Multiple fires ongoing

by Terry Villeneuve Wildfire season is definitely here. Early this afternoon (Monday, May 20), not one, not two, but three wildfires ignited throughout the RM of Meadow Lake and, as of 7:30 p.m. today we...

Hwy. 26 worst road in Sask.

by Phil Ambroziak It went from fifth place overall in 2017 to number one this year, but that isn’t necessarily a good thing. According to results from the 2019 CAA Saskatchewan Worst Roads campaign, High...

M.L. family honoured

by Phil Ambroziak Volunteers rarely, if ever, want to be recognized. This is how Meadow Lake resident Karissa LaBrash feels in spite of the fact her family was recently honoured for its ongoing support of D...

Graffiti removal plan for M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak It’s time for the City of Meadow Lake to come clean. During last Wednesday’s (May 1) RCMP town hall meeting held at the Catholic Church Hall, community safety officer Joe Hallahan info...

CHS students visit Greece

by Phil Ambroziak Students from the Northwest have come to realize just how small Saskatchewan is when compared to the much larger world. Although not technically a school trip, a group of 31 students from Me...

Firefighters climb new heights

by Phil Ambroziak A group of Meadow Lake firefighters joined their peers from across Canada and the world this past weekend in an effort to bring the fight against cancer to new heights. Representing Meadow L...

Sex assault charge in M.L.

Charges have been laid in connection with a serious domestic assault investigation that occurred in Meadow Lake yesterday (May 5). A 36-year-old male has been charged with: aggravated sexual assault; assault w...

M.L. man arrested for child porn

On April 30, the Saskatchewan ICE Unit with the assistance of the Meadow Lake RCMP executed a search warrant on a residence in Meadow Lake in relation to an investigation into the sharing of child pornography o...