Meadow Lake & Area

Jolibois elected MP

by Phil Ambroziak The 42nd Canadian general election may be over, but one more trip to the polls still awaits the people of La Loche. Although a date for a municipal by-election has yet to be set, current...

Clarke has no regrets

by Phil Ambroziak On election night in Meadow Lake, Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River’s incumbent Conservative candidate Rob Clarke and a handful of his supporters spent the evening flipping back-and-forth...

The Conversation

With close to 40 years of hockey officiating under his belt, Meadow Lake resident Lyle Unger is happy to be back on the ice after a brief hiatus. Recently, Northern Pride spoke with Lyle about refereeing, his c...

Democracy gains strength

It’s been said close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades, but for Lawrence Joseph these are more than mere words. The Liberal candidate for Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River was only 70 votes away fro...

Fate of Rapid View, Dorintosh schools to be decided

by Phil Ambroziak Class could be dismissed much sooner than expected for students and staff at two schools in northwest Saskatchewan. During the Northwest School Division’s Oct. 8 board meeting, a motion ...

CHS changes grad program

by Phil Ambroziak The saying one bad apple spoils the whole bunch is a lesson Grade 12 students at Carpenter High School have come to learn the hard way. Recently, this year’s graduating class was informe...

Coverchuk wins BRC final

Meadow Lake’s Cody Coverchuk rides Cooper’s Comet during the recent BRC final in Lloydminster. Coverchuk would go on to win the event. Photo by Jack Vanstone, Legendary Photoworks   By Phil Ambrozia...

Cenotaph unveiled

A granite cenotaph was erected outside Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 in Meadow Lake Oct. 3 in honour of Canada’s veterans. The ceremony began with a parade, which was followed by speeches and the unveiling of...