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Big Dock soon to be history

What’s the Big Dock worth? One dollar is what lac La Biche County has paid to aquire the aging structure. The Big Dock sitting in a bay on Lac La Biche may soon be just a memory, now that it belongs to Lac La Biche County.

Traffic on Hwy 881 at standstill

An earlier accident involving a tractor-trailer sliding into the ditch off of Highway 881 near Heart Lake blocked the highway for almost an hour, causing traffic to build up in both directions.

Mounties shhot armed man in Grassland

A man described only as being “in his 40s” was taken to an Edmonton hospital Sunday night after being shot by a local RCMP member.

Cold Lake Air Force boss flies into Lac La Biche land debate

Whether he’s a federal bureaucrat dabbling into the affairs of local politics, or a concerned military officer wanting the best for the personnel under his command, CFB Cold Lake Com­manding Officer Col.
Leftover lint causes dryer fire in Dumasfield

Leftover lint causes dryer fire in Dumasfield

A Lac La Biche man Gained a new appreciation for laundry maintenance as a Tide of firefighters Bounced into his Dumasfield home last Thursday morning to put out a dryer fire.
LLB's first baby of 2011

LLB's first baby of 2011

It was 3:54 a.m. on January 2 when first-time parents Tanya Desjarlais and Travis White received their New Year’s present, their son Gerald Trevor White, who was the first baby of the New Year in Lac La Biche.

Dialysis bus stops working for over a week

Winter brings some cold temperatures and bad snowstorms, and for the Alberta Health Services dialysis bus that comes to Lac La Biche, winter has been too much for it to handle. Local dialysis patients were forced to go to St.

Bold Center open, and making a good first impression

The Bold Center is open, and the new multiplex has already attracted thousands of visitors, hosted a basketball tournament and a Portage Voyageurs hockey game, as staff work out the kinks of opening a new building.
Two of three suspects in ATB robbery nabbed by police

Two of three suspects in ATB robbery nabbed by police

Two of the three men wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Lac La Biche in late November have been arrested by police in two separate takedowns.