Meadow Lake

Loon Lake RCMP seek suspects

On Aug. 28, Loon Lake RCMP were able to intercept a stolen vehicle travelling through the area containing a significant amount of stolen property and firearms. An investigation led by Cst. Heather Healey ha...

Rebuilding year for Spartans

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School football Spartans will not contest a provincial championship this year. This is a fact that has nothing to do with the team’s yet-to-be-determined win-loss rec...

Building permits decline

by Phil Ambroziak The number of new builds may be down this year, but that’s not indicative of a problem in Meadow Lake. That’s according to the city’s chief building official, Neil Marsh, who said the n...

New radio tower for Ile-X

by Phil Ambroziak The lines of communication are wide open in Ile-a-la Crosse. A crew from CCL Communications out of Cold Lake was in the North last week to construct a new, 250 foot-communications tower...

Gun-toting leads to charges

by Phil Ambroziak Two recent incidents involving the misuse of firearms landed a group of Meadow Lake and area residents in front of a provincial court judge earlier this week. On Aug. 24 at approximatel...

City to sell water system

by Phil Ambroziak It’s almost a done deal. During Monday’s (Aug. 26) meeting of Meadow Lake city council, authorization was given for city administration and acting mayor Merlin Seymour to enter into a p...

Loon Lake principal honoured

by Phil Ambroziak Brad Freyman has done a lot for the athletic achievements of students at Loon Lake’s Ernie Studer School and his efforts have not gone unrecognized. During the Saskatchewan High Schools...

Two new docs for M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak It may not have a clean bill of health quite yet, but the doctor shortage in Meadow Lake certainly appears to be on the mend. According to officials with the Saskatchewan Health Authori...

MLA calls for highway funds

by Phil Ambroziak The recent washout that destroyed a piece of Highway 903 north of Meadow Lake is the result of what Athabasca NDP MLA Buckley Belanger believes is a continued lack of support on the provin...

M.L. woman gains citizenship

by Phil Ambroziak At least one new name can added to the list of eligible voters when Meadow Lake residents head to the polls come this fall’s municipal by-election and the following month’s federal electio...