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County conducts report on the cost of homelessness

County conducts report on the cost of homelessness

Over the last two years costs associated with responding to complaints, concerns and clean-up of homeless camps have cost Lac La Biche County $58,683.57.
From algae to fecal matter, trends show Lac La Biche Lake  health is worsening

From algae to fecal matter, trends show Lac La Biche Lake health is worsening

Visual assessments confirm moderate amounts of bird feces around the beach areas, say health officials
Heritage Society celebrates getting back to normal

Heritage Society celebrates getting back to normal

The Lac La Biche Heritage Society hosted a well-attended event on Monday.
Lac La Biche RCMP seek public help in Pine Lane shooting case

Lac La Biche RCMP seek public help in Pine Lane shooting case

Police say gunshots were not a random event
Last-minute planning translates into successful Summer Days weekend

Last-minute planning translates into successful Summer Days weekend

Provincial archery tournament hits the mark

Provincial archery tournament hits the mark

Lakeland Archery Club welcomed 100 Alberta archers over August Long weekend to the lac La Biche Herb Erickson Outdoor Archery Range.
Fire advisories vary across Lakeland region

Fire advisories vary across Lakeland region

Fire restrictions lifted for Bonnyville, Cold Lake, Elk Point and Lac La Biche, but remain in place for St. Paul and Smoky Lake.
Fourth ‘fecal matter’ advisory for Lac La Biche

Fourth ‘fecal matter’ advisory for Lac La Biche

AHS has sent out a water quality advisory for Golden Sands Beach. 
Confronting stigma around homelessness needed to break the cycle, says MNA Vice-President

Confronting stigma around homelessness needed to break the cycle, says MNA Vice-President

After an informal petition was made by residents, Jason Ekeberg, vice-president of Métis Nation Region 1, speaks on systemic issues leading to homelessness and the need for the Bonesville site project to continue.
Show and shine planned by local non-profit

Show and shine planned by local non-profit

Volunteer organizers hope the holiday spirit comes early and supporters help provide Christmas gifts for families dealing with financial insecurity