Criminals target vehicles

By Phil Ambroziak “I’ll take what’s inside vehicle number one!” It may sound like a poor twist on a classic game show line, but there’s no fun and games involved with the series of vehicle break-ins that ...

Nurse climbs Kilimanjaro

By Phil Ambroziak The first in a seven-part journey is now complete for Meadow Lake’s Heather Benoit. Benoit, a nurse practitioner at the Meadow Lake Primary Health Centre, recently returned to the commun...

M.L. man exposed as pedophile

by Phil Ambroziak “I don’t think I’m a terrible person, but I do accept responsibility for my behaviour.” Those were the words of Meadow Lake area resident Henry Clarke who said he plans to continue livin...

Survivor becomes advocate

By Phil Ambroziak Eight months after a fatal rollover near Dorintosh claimed the lives of two young men and injured three others, one of the survivors is speaking up about the importance of seatbelt safety. ...

Youth to speak at diabetes walk

By Phil Ambroziak Ten-year-old Kazzer LaBrash has a story to tell, and now he has the opportunity to do just that. The Meadow Lake area youth, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes close to two years ago...

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 ...

Clinic facing strike action

by Phil Ambroziak Soon, the only line outside the clinic in downtown Meadow Lake could be a picket line. As of press time, more than 20 employees at the Meadow Lake Primary Health Centre located at 218 Centr...

Broncos advance

by Phil Ambroziak Change doesn’t always have to be a bad thing. Randy Lariviere of the Meadow Lake Broncos learned this earlier this season when, after playing defence for many years throughout his career...