Sing it!

Stacy Stiles of Stage North was giving community members quite the show on August 2nd as part of ‘downtown Wednesdays’ at Rennie Hall Plaza. The weekly entertainment is put on by the Slave Lake and District Chamber of Commerce.  
Three-peat for McDonald’s manager

Kristine Winegarden, the manager of the McDonalds in Slave Lake, is now a three-time winner of McDonalds Canada’s ‘Outstanding Manager of the Year’ award. McDonalds made the announcement last week. Kristine has been with the restaurant in a variety of…
Good year at local campgrounds in spite of rainy weather

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader The word going around town is that Slave Lake’s tourism has increased during this summer. The Leader was interested to see if the gossip had some merit to it, so we called local campgrounds and the…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Due to the Monday holiday this week, we were unable to bring you the weekend baseball news – meaning (among other things) how the Slave Lake Jr. Heat did at the ‘AAA’ provincials in Edmonton. What…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader It’s hard to believe ‘The Great One’ and other celebrities will soon be wining and dining in Slave Lake for the annual Ice Breaker Hockey Game on August 26th, 2017. There are two ticket options, one…

Koltin Davis of Slave Lake – playing for the Elk Point Mosquitoes, was a silver medalist in the provincial championships in Elk Point on the last weekend of July. His proud grandpa Leonard Sinclair passed on the news. Koltin is…
The latest conquests of the Slave Lake Sharks

Leader staff A handful of firsts and an armload of personal best times (PBs) came out of the Slave Lake Sharks’ latest foray into competitive swimming. This time it was on July 29 in Peace River at a meet hosted…
Faster!

Something you don’t see every day is a paddle-boarder towing people on a floatie device. But whatever works! It’s just one of a lot of fun things happening on or around the big lake this summer.  
Town projects rolling along

Sidewalks, paving, water lines, etc. Leader staff Various Town of Slave Lake projects have been moving along . It’s been so long since there was a council meeting we thought we’d check in to see how things are going. The…

Chris Clegg South Peace News “It’s not summer if your tongue isn’t purple!” – Calvin The cartoon character of Calvin and Hobbes fame isn’t too far off the mark. He made the remark after climbing a chair and looking into…