Harrison seeks premiership

by Phil Ambroziak It's official. This morning (Aug. 19), Meadow Lake MLA Jeremy Harrison announced he will be seeking the Saskatchewan Party leadership, a decision he came to with his family in the week t...

MLA considers leadership bid

by Phil Ambroziak Saskatchewan Premier Jeremy Harrison. As surreal as it may sound, the long-time Meadow Lake MLA said he’s seriously considering a bid for the Saskatchewan Party leadership following the ...

CHS grads reunited

by Derek Cornet The passing of 50 years was evident to all those who attended a Carpenter High School (CHS) reunion in Dorintosh on the weekend. “When the people started arriving, a lot of us didn’t recog...

Drug warrants executed

On Saturday, Aug. 13 around 1 a.m., Meadow Lake RCMP with assistance from Loon Lake RCMP executed simultaneous search warrants on two residences on Waterhen Lake First Nation yielding a quantity of cocaine with...

Brad Wall to step down

After serving as Premier of Saskatchewan for nearly 10 years, Premier Brad Wall today announced that he will be retiring from that position and elected politics when his party elects a new Leader. Wall relea...

High lake level addressed

by Phil Ambroziak Problem solved. Through cooperation with the Water Security Agency, the Jeannette Lake Cottage Association recently put a stop to the issue of rising water at the lake – a problem that p...

Treaty 10 gathering held

by Derek Cornet A Treaty 10 Gathering hosted by English River First Nation (ERFN) had participants engaged in conversation about the spirit and intent of the agreement. In all, more than 100 people attend...

Last call for beer truck

On Aug. 3 shortly before noon, RCMP were called to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 4 south. A commercial truck rolled on to its side and spilled its contents into the ditch. The contents included paint ...