Taxes up 2.4 per cent

by Phil Ambroziak Taxes are going up. During the regular meeting of Meadow Lake city council Nov. 26, city officials adopted the 2019 municipal budget which includes a 2.4 per cent increase in tax revenue...

Speed zone signage discussed

by Phil Ambroziak Everyone knows to slow down when driving through a school zone... or do they? In Meadow Lake, local resident Wendell Brock feels this particular rule of the road could require a little m...

Panhandling problem persists

by Phil Ambroziak Loiterers and panhandlers are an ongoing concern for at least one business owner in downtown Meadow Lake. During the regular meeting of Meadow Lake city council Monday (Sept. 24), a lett...

City water rates to increase

by Phil Ambroziak The cost of water could be on the rise for Meadow Lake residents. During its regular meeting Monday evening (Sept. 10), city council directed administration to draft an amendment to the ...

Water advisory continues for M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak Water woes continue for the City of Meadow Lake. During the regular meeting of city council held Monday (May 14), city manager Diana Burton indicated it could be a number of weeks before...

Cat bylaw discussed

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake city council believes efforts to licence household pets that don’t fall under the category of “man’s best friend” could ultimately turn into a cat-astrophe. In spite of a req...

Pot shop will be downtown

by Phil Ambroziak The City of Meadow Lake is ready to clear the air when it comes to where exactly a retail marijuana store will be able to set up shop. During Monday’s (April 23) regular meeting of counc...

City explores new rec. boss

by Phil Ambroziak Recreational activities require a lot of hard work. That’s why, during its regular meeting Feb. 26, Meadow Lake city council approved a motion directing administration to explore the opt...

Seniors’ complex denied

by Phil Ambroziak Some seniors in Meadow Lake will have to rethink where exactly they will some day call home. During the regular meeting of Meadow Lake city council held Jan. 8, council voted in favour o...

Taxes going up in M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak During its regular meeting April 24, city council adopted its 2017 tax rate bylaw, which includes a two per cent overall increase to municipal taxes. In addition to this, the education m...