Mormons re-enact pioneer trek

by Phil Ambroziak Move over Michael Landon. Meadow Lake’s Kirt Prete recently took on the role of “patriarch” during an event very reminiscent of a scene from Little House on the Prairie. From July 6-9, a...

Water advisory to be lifted soon

by Phil Ambroziak The end is near. According to city officials, the precautionary drinking water advisory issued for Meadow Lake is expected to be lifted by month’s end. An update provided via the city’s ...

Suspected sex offender arrested

At approximately 3:45 p.m. July 16, Pierceland RCMP responded to a report of a break-and-enter and sexual assault at a residence in Pierceland. Initial investigation determined an adult male suspect, armed with...

Legion celebrates renovations

by Phil Ambroziak The Royal Canadian Legion may have been founded in 1925, but that doesn’t mean its Meadow Lake branch can’t benefit from a little bit of modern upkeep. Earlier this month, Royal Canadian...

New SIIT program a hit

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake Tribal Council (MLTC) isn’t afraid to build opportunities for its people. Recently, nine students from most of the MLTC bands completed a first-ever heavy equipment opera...

Gang members targeted

On June 12, Loon Lake RCMP received information about suspected gang activity on Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation. Members, led by Cst. Steven Fraser, worked with community members and confirmed several suspec...

Water woes at Greig Lake

by Phil Ambroziak Mother Nature has not been kind to the Meadow Lake Provincial Park as of late. After surviving a severe wildfire that destroyed 13 cabins at Flotten Lake, the park more recently had to d...

CHS celebrates wrestlers

by Phil Ambroziak It was déja vu for students, staff and special guests at Carpenter High School in Meadow Lake last Friday (June 15). “It wasn’t too long ago we had Jacob Ambroziak up here to present him...