Meadow Lake

Roddy Ross drafted by Flyers

by Phil Ambroziak “The Kid” is on his way. Meadow Lake’s Roddy Ross, who last season was signed by the Western Hockey League’s (WHL) Seattle Thunderbirds, is on to the next step in his hockey career afte...

Crows safe in Meadow Lake

by Phil Ambroziak During Monday’s (June 24) regular meeting of Meadow Lake city council, local legislators voted to repeal the city's crow pest control bylaw which had been in place for nearly two decades. ...

Football coach bids farewell

by Phil Ambroziak Spring football camp took place last week at Lions Park and, if anything, the Carpenter High School Spartans plan to be a force to be reckoned with when the 2019 season gets underway this ...

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...

CHS athlete makes history

by Phil Ambroziak Records were made to be broken. Not only did Carpenter High School Grade 10 athlete Avery Pearson capture two gold medals and a silver at this past weekend’s Saskatchewan High Schools A...

Stampede Week shines for 99th time

by Phil Ambroziak “The excitement is building.” With the 99th annual Meadow Lake Stampede now in the record books, that’s what Meadow Lake Stampede Association president Leighton Wood and other organizer...

Paramedic honoured for bravery

by Phil Ambroziak When Frank Richardson became a paramedic five years ago, fame and recognition were the furthest things from his mind. However, Richardson found himself in the spotlight recently when, o...

M.L. councillor to step down

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake city council is in for more of a shakeup than originally anticipated. During tonight’s (June 10) city council meeting, acting city clerk Cheryl Dodds not only announced former to...

Home invasion, shooting in M.L.

Earlier today (June 6), at 2:30 a.m., Meadow Lake RCMP were called to a residence in Meadow Lake after it was reported two people entered a home in the middle of the night, assaulting and shooting one of the oc...

I Can Games celebrate 20 years

by Phil Ambroziak Twenty years and counting. Yesterday (June 5), the I Can Games – an annual activity-filled track meet held at Dorintosh Central School – celebrated its 20th anniversary. According to organi...