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Dec. 18, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Food bank, homeless shelter Barb Courtorielle, the Executive Director of the Slave Lake Native Friendship Centre, reported to council on some of the programs the Centre runs. First was some good news:…

Dec. 11, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Slippery spots Councillor Darin Busk raised the matter of slippery places in town and encouraged town staff to be vigilant. He singled out the MRC as deserving special attention.“We don’t need anybody slipping…

Dec. 4, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader State of projects Brian Vance, the CAO, presented his usual state-of-affairs report to council on paper and there weren’t any questions from councillors about it. Not that a lot is happening, construction-wise,…

Nov. 28, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader ‘Lots of good news’ Northern Lakes College President Ann Everatt had her usual upbeat ‘state-of-affairs’ report for council. For starters, she said, enrollment is up 12 per cent. “There are a lot…

Nov. 20, 2018 meeting Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader Phoenix Hts. recommended for fairgrounds location Garry Roth, Director of Community Services for the town, said currently the Chamber of Commerce organizes and runs the carnival and midway for Riverboat Daze. He…

Nov. 13, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Assessor on the grill Council spent over an hour hearing how property value assessment is carried out and questioning the messenger. Kevin Lawrence of KCL Consulting didn’t manage to get through his…

Nov. 14, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader SHARA SHARA president Fred Laughy was back to talk with council about what the organization has been doing and what should be done about a recent unfortunate waterline break caused by a…

Town of Slave Lake Council Notebook Nov. 6, 2018 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Council was informed of three new additions to the town staff – one in community services, one at the pool and one equipment operator. CAO Brian…

Chamber of Commerce Notebook Oct. 30, 2018 Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader Chamber of Commerce welcomes two new chamber members AE Realty and Pyramid Mechanical. Small Business week Small business week happened from October 15 to October 19. The Chamber of…

October 30, 2018 Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader Slave Lake Adult Education Executive Director Karen Plourde with Slave Lake Adult Education attended the meeting with a special presentation about the program and what they do and to talk about some upcoming…

Town of Slave Lake Council notebook Oct. 16, 2018 meeting Callie Hermason Lakeside Leader Council congratulated and welcomed Brandon Clarke and Mathew Piper to the town team as the two take on positions as the new equipment operators with the…