Stolen property recovered

On Nov. 7, Loon Lake RCMP, with assistance from SERM and Meadow Lake Police Dog Service, executed a search warrant on a rural location/farmyard east of the village to search for stolen property. Six people w...

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...

Dog cop says farewell

by Phil Ambroziak Every dog has his day, and apparently so does every dog cop. Cpl. Shawn Irwin, who has served the northwest district as the RCMP’s police dog services handler since 2010, will depart the...

Police, public react to pot law

by Phil Ambroziak New legislation put forward by the federal government is likely to see many Canadians hit an all-time high. Last week, the Liberal government tabled legislation to end the prohibition on...

Pot plan could work

The federal government’s recent effort to leagalize and regulate marijuana has left some Canadians feeling dazed and confused. In an historic moment, the Liberals tabled legislation last week to end the proh...