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Lac La Biche News

Council signs papers to give up range

Lac La Biche County Council officially en­dorsed the Govern­ment of Alberta’s Memoran­dum of Understanding on Thursday, signing over the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range to the provincial government in exchange for 16 townships north of the AWR and top-up

MLA pleased with new leader despite backing third spot finisher

Lac La Biche-St. Paul MLA Ray Danyluk says he’s happy that Alison Redford was elected to lead the Progressive Conservative party on Oct. 1.
Kikino kids recognized at awards night

Kikino kids recognized at awards night

Pride, achievement, and tradition were the words of the day when Kikino Elementary School celebrated their annual awards night last Wednesday.

New trout added to popular Hamilton fishing spot

Lac La Biche anglers can now catch some trout without going too far from home. Sustainable Resource Development stocked Alexander Hamilton Pond with 600 rainbow trout on Sept.
Performer helps local schools create musical masterpieces

Performer helps local schools create musical masterpieces

It’s not every day that students are asked to imagine their schools without teachers, and it seems downright subversive to ask those kids to sing a song about it in front of all their peers.
Dive into the Albert Arts Days

Dive into the Albert Arts Days

Following the successful evening of musical talent, Alberta Arts Days continued on a high note with its second instalment of culture on Oct. 1.

Former Lac La Biche resident charged with impaired driving

Jennifer Lee Benson plead guilty to charges in Lac La Biche Provincial court on September 27 for charges of impaired operation of a motor vehicle.

Defence and judge help woman avoid jail

Thing go wrong in people’s lives sometimes and they end up in court. The court proceedings do not always go well for the defendants but sometimes you get lucky and catch a break.

Former council member Phil Lane challenges Alvin Kumpula's election papers

Lac La Biche County councillor Alvin Kumpula is going to do nothing about pending legal action that threatens to have him dismissed from his council seat, and perhaps even fined.
County press release

County press release

The County-issued press release about the changes to Lac La Biche County's jurisdiction with the bombing range going to Cold Lake. For more detailed information, check our stories on the NEWS pages of the website.