Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader Brad Miller, a salesman from Sherwood Park, Alta, has recently joined the community of Slave Lake. Miller has been in town for three weeks now and is working at Revolution Ford. Miller says he has been…

Sterling is a 2-year-old male domestic cat. He is neutered and has all his shots. Sterling lives at the Animal Rescue Committee shelter. Sterling is a gentle boy who likes to get in the way and chat with the volunteers…

Submitted July 17, 2018 Men’s Night was a two-person, 18-hole scramble from the black tees. Sixty golfers came out for great evening of golf. Winners were: 4th low net with a score of 58.84 – Lawrence (Spook) Ghostkeeper and Kelly…

Cody Stasow For the Lakeside Leader With time winding down and the season almost coming to a close, I thought now would be a good time to inform you on the Slave Lake baseball junior players playing over in Barrhead…

We mentioned last week about the box of historical Slave Lake stuff that came our way (temporarily). Lots of newspaper clippings from the 1960s and 70s, the local calendar illustrated by Bob Harrold, Walter Pendle’s book of poetry and stories…

The Rotary Club of Slave Lake presented a $4,000 donation to Northern Lakes College last week, to be used for scholarships. Accepting on behalf of the college are Melane LeBlanc and Jessica Van Hoek.

Mac Olsen Smoky River Express The Alberta Government intends to develop a rural broadband network strategy, or find ways to improve Internet service to rural Albertans. But the telecommunication companies must be mandated to improve their services, not just pay…

Leader staff On July 21 17 Slave Lake Sharks attended the High Prairie Swim Meet. In the boys 14 and under 200 medley relay and the boys 14 and under 200 free relay Dawson Taylor, Colby Cyr, Gryffin Taylor and Ethan…
Fun to be had at the Young @ Art Camp

Three young boys eager to sew their fabric birds on Wednesday July 25. Kim Mills teaching children how to sew fabric birds at the Young @ Art Camp at the St. Peter’s Ecumenical Church. Megan McNeil, President of the Lesser…
Come on down!

As reported earlier, the High Prairie School Division is in need of drivers. Advertising that fact and speaking to interested parties last week were bus driver Sheila Dominey (right) and summer student Alana Smears, with a bus, in the Walmart…

We live in troubling times. Whether they are actually more dangerous or violent than previous eras is debatable, but the availability of guns probably isn’t. So alienated, angry or just plain crazy people may be choosing random or targeted shootings…
Rotary boosts baseball

Slave Lake Minor Baseball received a $10,000 donation from the Rotary Club of Slave Lake last week. The money is for the purchase and installation of a digital scoreboard. Accepting for SLMBA are one coach and players from several age…