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Virtual grads a go in Northwest

COVID-19 and the social restrictions in place as a result of the virus have caused high school grad season to break from tradition this year. “With the cancellation of all in-person graduation ceremonies this...

MN-S donates sewing machines to ‘Masked Makers’

A group of seamstresses providing protective face masks to thousands of people throughout the province’s northwest will be able to carry on with their efforts thanks to a recent donation from the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan (MN-S).

M.L. man drives family tractor for first time in decades

It was a birthday present like no other. That’s what Meadow Lake resident Ken Skotheim had to say about the chance to relive his past Sunday afternoon (May 31) when his son-in-law, Shawn Pevach,...

Letter-writing campaign launched for seniors

“It’s always nice to get mail.” Those are the words of Neil Currie, a Meadow Lake senior who resides at the Golden West Manor, in response to a new initiative launched by the Meadow...

MSFN cracks down on gangs

The people of Loon Lake and nearby Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation are of the shared opinion enough is enough when it comes to the presence of gangs in their communities. Earlier this month, Loon...

Sikup store marks 40 years

COVID-19 may have put the kibosh on the celebration itself, but it hasn’t taken anything away from a special milestone for both a long-time Dorintosh business or its importance to the community as a whole.

Bootlegging charges laid in North

On May 20 between 7 and 10 p.m., officers from the La Loche RCMP detachment were stationed on Highway 155 just south of the town limits and north of the provincial check stop. The RCMP stationary roadside...

Phase 3 of Reopen Sask. set for June 8

Work is underway on the next phase of the plan to reopen the provincial economy. The target date to begin Phase 3 of Reopen Saskatchewan is June 8. Phase 2 of the plan began...

Man wanted by police

The Meadow Lake RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Lennex Merasty-Morin. He is on warrant for the following charges:• Failing to comply with a Release Order• Aggravated Assault• Discharge Firearm with...

District 36 4H sale moves to stockyards

There’s no bull about the impact COVID-19 has had on District 36 4H. “The annual 4H Show and Sale – which normally takes place as part of Stampede Week at the Meadow Lake Arena...