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LLB council strikes down naming pitch for new ball diamond

LLB council strikes down naming pitch for new ball diamond

"Elks Lodge Field" and $25,000 sponsorship halted by council
Blue-green algae bloom at Garner Lake

Blue-green algae bloom at Garner Lake

Alberta Health Services released a health advisory for Garner Lake on June 27.
Alberta Prosperity Project makes a stop in Bonnyville

Alberta Prosperity Project makes a stop in Bonnyville

Nearly 300 residents, including Bonnyville MLA David Hanson, attend an in-person speakers' series to learn about the Alberta Prosperity Project and “the rationale and merits of an independent Alberta.”
GALLERY: Saddle Lake Pow Wow weekend wraps up

GALLERY: Saddle Lake Pow Wow weekend wraps up

Saddle Lake Cree Nation held its annual pow wow June 24-26, starting with a grand entry on Friday evening.
Council goes in-camera to talk to 'glamping' company

Council goes in-camera to talk to 'glamping' company

Council goes behind closed doors to speak to business and Metis group
Lac La Biche Mission historic site to host Canada Day events

Lac La Biche Mission historic site to host Canada Day events

After two years of having to cancel Canada Day celebrations, this year the hallmark event hosted by the Lac La Biche Mission Historical Society will be in full swing with musical entertainment and family activities.
Two-year Peace Bond signed by woman charged under the Animal Protection Act

Two-year Peace Bond signed by woman charged under the Animal Protection Act

Charges involving a MD of Bonnyville woman have been resolved following an agreement between Jamie Ann Palmer’s defense counsel and the Crown prosecutor. Palmer will be bound to five conditions outlined in a two-year Peace Bond and will have the Animal Protection Act charges against her withdrawn.
Literacy intervention sees 'astonishing' success

Literacy intervention sees 'astonishing' success

A 16-week Pull Out intervention program utilized by Lakeland Catholic School Division, which focuses on structured literacy techniques saw students who were considered “at risk” finish the program reading at their grade level or higher.
New council honoured at start of pow wow weekend

New council honoured at start of pow wow weekend

A new chief has been elected in Saddle Lake, along with a newly elected council made up of new and returning council members.
St. Paul Elementary students showcase their talents

St. Paul Elementary students showcase their talents

St. Paul Elementary students performed at the school's talent show, last Thursday afternoon.