School changes approved

by Phil Ambroziak The Northwest School Division has decided to shake things up a bit. During the board’s regular meeting Tuesday morning (Oct. 9), approval was given to changing school structures in Meado...

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...

Table tennis team wins gold

by Phil Ambroziak Table tennis is quickly becoming the game that defines Gateway Elementary School. Earlier this month, for the fourth consecutive year, student athletes from the Meadow Lake school secure...

Students embrace culture

by Phil Ambroziak True learning goes well beyond the classroom. That’s something students at both Kopahawakenum School on Flying Dust First Nation and Meadow Lake’s Gateway Elementary School came to understa...

Moving beyond the classroom

Learning should never be confined to the classroom. That’s a notion staff at Kopahawakenum School on Flying Dust First Nation clearly understand, as evidenced by a recent cultural camp that saw students acco...

Infrastructure issues everywhere

Mother Nature may be in a better mood this week compared to last, but winter’s wrath continues to wreak havoc in Meadow Lake. The latest example is the water line that feeds into Gateway Elementary School fr...

The Conversation

Currently in his second year of teaching in Meadow Lake, Gateway Elementary School educator Navanga Burke keeps himself busy. He coaches the Carpenter High School boys basketball team and recently spoke to Nort...

Child struck by vehicle

by Derek Cornet A young person was struck by a northbound vehicle along 5th Street West in Meadow Lake shortly after 3:30 p.m. Dec. 21. Northwest School Division communications officer Kaitlin Harman conf...

Outrider visits sick kids

by Phil Ambroziak Outrider Kale Lajeunesse experienced something much more profound than championship glory when he attended this year’s Calgary Stampede. “For me, it was very exciting yet humbling to see...

Exclusive rights for park booth

by Phil Ambroziak Things are about to become a little more convenient for visitors to Lions Park in Meadow Lake. During the regular meeting of Meadow Lake city council June 13, authorization was given for...