Meadow Lake

Female team shines

by Derek Cornet The Meadow Lake Midget ‘A’ Stampeders have so far won six out of nine games in the North Saskatchewan Female Hockey League. The team most recently competed against the Diefenbaker Thunder ...

Timmies is here

by Derek Cornet It’s been a busy week for the new Tim Hortons restaurant in Meadow Lake as coffee and donut lovers seek out their favourite snacks. The store officially opened Dec. 11 at 7 a.m. and it did...

Water break closes Jubilee

by Phil Ambroziak Students at Jubilee Elementary School in Meadow Lake received an unexpected day off last week when a broken water line resulted in classes cancelled Dec. 10. The break, which involved a ...

Mild temps boost construction

by Phil Ambroziak Any outdoor work always goes better when the weather cooperates. This is especially true in terms of construction, an area that’s benefited greatly in recent weeks thanks to milder than ...

Cattle still grazing

by Phil Ambroziak When dry weather resulted in fewer crops this year, the price of hay went up leaving many ranchers throughout parts of Saskatchewan crunching numbers in an effort to balance their books by ...

Learning the basics

by Derek Cornet Some of Meadow Lake’s younger folks are in the midst of a junior curling program at the PineRidge Ford Curling Club. Close to 30 children between the ages of six and 12 have been attending...

A decade of giving

by Phil Ambroziak “When we give at this event, we’re really giving back to ourselves.” That’s what Dr. Gavin Van de Venter – emcee at Saturday’s 10th annual Festival of Trees in Meadow Lake – had to say a...

World AIDS Day observed

by Phil Ambroziak Actor Charlie Sheen made international headlines recently when he announced he’s HIV positive. However, HIV/AIDS is a disease that affects people from all walks of life and in all parts of ...

Jubilee is 50!

by Derek Cornet It was a golden day Nov. 25 as community members celebrated the deep history of Jubilee Elementary School in Meadow Lake. In spirit of the school’s 50th anniversary, staff and students arr...

New liquor laws announced

by Phil Ambroziak As a minor baseball coach, Dean Edwards is familiar with the notion of fair play. Now, he’s about to encounter a similar concept when it comes to his career as a local business owner. “A...