The Conversation

Tweed store now open in M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak After a series of delays due to permit issues, and following much anticipation from potential patrons, the Tweed store in downtown Meadow Lake officially opened its doors to the public this m...

Coverchuk wins big

Cody Coverchuk is back. Although he took to social media earlier this year to announce what appeared to be his retirement, the Meadow Lake cowboy is back in the chutes. This past weekend, Coverchuk finished...

$52-million for clean energy

by Terry Villeneuve Investing in infrastructure that promotes clean energy solutions is key to creating a strong low-carbon economy and sustainable future for Canadians. Yesterday (May 22), Carolyn Benne...

Wildfires under control

by Phil Ambroziak Wildfire season is definitely here. On Monday afternoon (May 20), not one, but two fires broke out in the RM of Meadow Lake and, as of this week’s news deadline, suppression efforts con...

M.L. family honoured

by Phil Ambroziak Volunteers rarely, if ever, want to be recognized. This is how Meadow Lake resident Karissa LaBrash feels in spite of the fact her family was recently honoured for its ongoing support of D...

Multiple truck thefts in M.L.

Meadow Lake RCMP is advising there has been a rash of truck thefts in the City of Meadow Lake and rural area immediately surrounding the city. Residents are reminded to lock their vehicles and to ensure no...

RCMP encourage cameras

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake RCMP would like downtown businesses to keep a closer eye on crime. Earlier this week, Cst. Frederike Carignan of the Meadow Lake RCMP approached businesses along Centre Stree...

Manslaughter charge in La Loche

At approximately 12:10 a.m. Aug. 10, La Loche RCMP responded to a report of a break and enter on the nearby Clearwater River Dene Nation. In the course of the investigation, an unresponsive, adult male was loca...

Manslaughter charge laid

At approximately 7:15 p.m. Sept. 25, Buffalo Narrows RCMP responded to a call of an unresponsive, adult female at a residence in that community. A 56-year-old female was located injured and was taken to local h...

Stockyards expands

by Phil Ambroziak “You have to think anyway, so why not think big?” The quote may be attributed to U.S. President Donald Trump, but it also appears to be the mindset adopted by Brent Brooks of Northern Li...