Bear attack at Bethel

by Phil Ambroziak A husband and wife say they’re lucky to be alive following a vicious bear attack at Bethel Gospel Camp near Jeannette Lake in the Meadow Lake Provincial Park. The incident occurred aroun...

Waterhen evacuated

by Phil Ambroziak The people of Waterhen Lake First Nation are on the move. The Ministry of Environment ordered a community-wide evacuation Tuesday afternoon (May 15) amidst two raging wildfires that igni...

Hunting season on par

By Phil Ambroziak With Mother Nature doing a complete 180 compared to a month ago, hunting season in the Northwest is expected to improve dramatically. That’s how Rob Tether, area wildlife ecologist with ...

Wildfire season starts early

by Phil Ambroziak It’s been a busy spring for fire crews at both the municipal and provincial level. While fire bans remain in place for both the city and RM of Meadow Lake, that doesn’t mean firefighters...