Murder charge for La Loche man

On May 25 at 7:30 p.m., La Loche RCMP responded to a complaint of an assault that occurred outdoors, near a recreation area in the community.  Witnesses advised they saw an assault between two adults. Whe...

MSFN man charged with murder

The RCMP have charged 32-year-old Anthony Mitsuing of Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation with first-degree murder – section 235(1) of the Criminal Code – in relation to the death of 28-year-old Jordan Sandfly of th...

Murder charge laid

A 62-year-old male has been charged in the death of 56-year-old Tommy Fiddler of Waterhen Lake First Nation. Meadow Lake RCMP attended a residence on the reserve around 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 after receiving a re...

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...

Light follows darkness

Tragedy befell La Loche last week when gunshots echoed through the hallways of the local school, setting off a chain of events that would lead to four killed, seven injured, a 17-year-old youth in police custod...

Murder-suicide investigated

by Derek Cornet A recent incident in Meadow Lake that led to the deaths of two men has been deemed a murder-suicide by police. Meadow Lake RCMP received a complaint of gunshots at approximately 10 a.m. No...