What’s happening with the Métis Nation in the area

Notes from the annual general meeting Pearl LorentzenLakeside Leader Métis Nation of Alberta Region 5 is in a good financial position and moving forward with youth and other programs. Region 5 includes High Prairie, Slave Lake, Wabasca, Red Earth Creek,…
Students learn difference between conflict and bullying

Pearl LorentzenLakeside Leader The focus of Bullying Prevention Week at E.G. Wahlstrom Elementary School (EGW) was on giving children the words to talk about their experience. Cristabel Encinas, EGW wellness coach, had a poster contest and provided information about the…
Moonlight Madness – 2022!

The weather mostly cooperated, and hundreds (thousands?) turned out on Nov. 25 for the Moonlight Madness festivities in Slave Lake, a project of the Slave Lake & District Chamber of Commerce.
Two of Slave Lake’s real estate firms joining forces

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Two of Slave Lake’s real estate firms are teaming up. As of Dec. 1, all the Royal LePage people will move over to the RE/MAX downtown location, but it won’t be called that anymore. “I am buying…
Two one-goal losses for the Icedogs

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Looking on the bright side, the Slave Lake Icedogs were competitive in both their games this past weekend. They lost 13 – 12 to Edson Friday night, and dropped a 7 – 6 decision to Gibbons on…