Shooter to be sentenced as adult

by Phil Ambroziak The teen guilty of killing four people and injuring several others in a 2016 shooting spree in La Loche could face the ultimate penalty for his crimes. The shooter will be sentenced as a...

La Loche matter adjourned

by Phil Ambroziak The waiting game continues. Closing arguments to determine whether the La Loche shooter should be sentenced as an adult were scheduled to continue Sept. 1 in Meadow Lake. The matter was ...

Sentencing hearing adjourned

By Derek Cornet Closing arguments to determine whether the La Loche teen shooter should be sentenced as an adult lasted only 20 minutes before the hearing was adjourned. The teen, as well as Crown prosecu...

Youth crime a concern

by Phil Ambroziak It’s all fun and games... even if someone ends up behind bars. According to Meadow Lake resident Rufas Crawford, this seems to be the mentality shared by several young people in the comm...

La Loche shooter pleads guilty

by Derek Cornet There will be no trial for the La Loche shooter after he entered guilty pleas for the murder of four people and the attempted murder of seven others. The pleas took place at Meadow Lake pr...

Leaders speak out

by Phil Ambroziak From bad will come good. That’s the sort of optimism leaders from the North have as they strive to move forward in the wake of Friday’s (Jan. 22) shootings at La Loche Community School a...