D’tosh school offers uniqueness

by Phil Ambroziak If there’s one thing Dorintosh Central School still has a lot of, it’s hope. With enrolment down to approximately 23 students this academic year, efforts on the part of the school commun...

B-C Ranch turns 70

by Terry Villeneuve Seventy years is a long time. But, that’s exactly the number of years the B-C Ranch, located just south of Dorintosh, has been in existence and, last Saturday evening (Sept. 15), the Cam...

NODCA put on hold

by Phil Ambroziak Absence makes the heart grow fonder. This is an old adage members of the North of Divide Community Association are hoping holds true as they temporarily step away from the group to allow fo...

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...

Survivor becomes advocate

By Phil Ambroziak Eight months after a fatal rollover near Dorintosh claimed the lives of two young men and injured three others, one of the survivors is speaking up about the importance of seatbelt safety. ...

Seatbelts save lives

The most important lessons in life are all too often learned the hard way. Recently, 17-year-old Meadow Lake resident Keely Sutherland shared how her failure to wear a seatbelt led to her being thrown from t...

The Conversation

Belonging to a family with a passion for snowmobile racing, Barbara Heaver of Dorintosh said it’s been an intense seven years. Recently, Barbara spoke with Northern Pride about straightline racing, the season s...

Clubs receive new lease on life

It’s a new year and, for some Meadow Lake and area organizations, a new beginning. Things are looking up for Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 in Meadow Lake, as well as the Dorintosh Wildlife Federation when ...

Police vehicle struck

On Nov. 19 around 3:30 a.m., Meadow Lake RCMP responded to a complaint in Dorintosh regarding a group of intoxicated people in a vehicle. RCMP located the car just north of the junction of Highways 4 and 55....

The Conversation

Tim McKay is looking forward to serving the RM of Meadow Lake as the community’s new reeve. First, however, Tim sat down with Northern Pride to discuss the recent election, life in Dorintosh and the importance ...