Track to get paint job

by Phil Ambroziak Both the City of Meadow Lake and the Northwest School Division are on track when it comes to improving a popular component of Lions Park. During its regular meeting Feb. 15, the school d...

Event promotes emerg. services

by Phil Ambroziak There were several bear sightings – and other “animals” of all shapes and sizes for that matter – in Meadow Lake May 22. That was the day when local emergency services hosted their secon...

Sox home opener set for May 24

by Phil Ambroziak Baseball season is about to begin and the Meadow Lake MillTown White Sox are looking to come out swinging. The senior men’s team – which this year joins the North Saskatchewan River Base...

Sox host provincials

by Phil Ambroziak The action was in full swing at Lions Park in Meadow Lake this past weekend. That’s when the Meadow Lake Midget Sox hosted Baseball Saskatchewan’s 2016 Midget AA Tier 3 Provincial Champi...

Relay for Life cancelled

by Phil Ambroziak The war against cancer continues, but Meadow Lake residents no longer consider their community a major battlefront. That’s how people like Brenda LaRocque-Hill feel in the wake of a rece...

Cancer war still ongoing

Is cancer winning the fight? Hopefully not, but this certainly seems to be the case in Meadow Lake where recently the Canadian Cancer Society announced it was calling off its local Relay for Life fundraiser ...

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...

Sox win double-header

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake Senior Sox of the North Saskatchewan River Baseball League (NSRBL) may have lost their season opener, but they weren’t about to disappoint the hometown crowd on hand for the...

Softball now offered in M.L.

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake minor baseball has hit one out of the park with its recent decision to introduce a girls softball program. Close to 50 girls between Grades 1 and 4 converged on Diamond #4 in...

Sox gear up for season

by Phil Ambroziak “The crack of the bat, the sound of baseballs thumping into gloves, the infield chatter are like birdsong to the baseball starved.” As true as this quote from Canadian novelist W.P. Kins...