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Folk rock trio Elliott Brood opens Stage North season

Submitted The first Stage North show of the season features Elliott Brood, a dynamic Canadian roots rock band from Hamilton, coming to the Legacy Centre Thursday September 27 at 7:30. Hamilton’s Elliott Brood has been making a name for itself…
Captain & Kids tournament

Mac Olsen For the Lakeside Leader The weather was mild and the waves were prevalent, but children and their families took to Lesser Slave Lake for a four-hour fishing contest without hesitation. The annual Captain & Kids Tournament was held…
Yes, we’re having fun!

Part II of the big Ice Breaker event in Slave Lake last week was the Saturday night banquet at the Legacy Centre – all in aid of the Landon Persson Memorial Fund. Former NHL players were scattered among the tables…

Brandy Walters For the Lakeside Leader Dan Tarney and Randy Elm are the primary FireSmart leaders and organizers from the Marten Beach Cottager community. For four years, they have been reliably putting the pieces together for Community Cleanups, all for…
The Leader’s last garden feature for the season

The last edition of The Leader’s summer garden series is Ron and Josie Radkevich’s beautiful, vibrant garden in NE Slave Lake. Beautiful wooden flower house. Mrs. Bug doing a little gardening. Wooden wagon holding some bright red flowers. Pretty pink…

Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader The deadline is drawing near, but Albertans still have time to submit nominations for the Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards. Marion Nader press secretary for Culture and Tourism says the deadline for Stars of Alberta Volunteer…
39th annual Smith-Hondo fall fair & rodeo

YE-HAW ! Look at that buckin’ bronco. Cowboy participating in the calf roping event. Sweet little colt that was up for raffle at the rodeo. Gentle Ben Care Society driving in the parade. Craig Toth selling fresh honey at the…

Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader On Saturday, October 6 the United Conservative Party (UCP) will be hosting a dinner with Jason Kenny, leader of the UCP party at the Slave Lake Inn and Conference Centre. The party starts at 6:00 p.m.…
The good old hockey game

Members of three local families who lost children in the past year took part in the ceremonial face-off at the Ice Breaker Hockey Game in Slave Lake on Sept. 7. Taking the draw for the ‘Oilers’ team is ex-Oiler Mark…
Scholarship award

The Slave Lake Hospital Auxiliary recently presented a $1,000 bursary to Tiana Groskopf a student from Roland Michener Secondary School who is accepted into the Bachelor of Nursing Program at Mount Royal College in Calgary. Left to right is secretary…
3rd Annual Colour Rush Run 2018

Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader On Saturday, August 25, 60 participants took part in the third annual Colour Rush 5km run. Cleo Carifelle with the Slave Lake Child Care Society said the Colour Rush run was a fundraiser event for the…

On Saturday afternoon 92.7 Boom FM and the Slave Lake Minor Soccer Associations hosted an event called Slave Lake’s got Talent. Esther Bylsma with Boom and Slave Lake Minor Soccer said they decided to host this event because they knew…
Cabi fashion show fundaiser

On Sunday Afternoon Lisa Gall and Freda Delorme independent stylists with Cabi Fashion hosted a fashion show at the Fix Coffee Bar and Bakery. The show was designed to not only show off Cabi’s new fall line and introduce the…