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ATV rally a big success

Leader staff When it comes to tearing around in the bush on all-terrain vehicles for fun, a good cause and prizes, the Slave Lake Poker Run is getting to be an event of choice. You would just about have to…
Dough for dogs

Sisters Hannah and Hailey Joseph donated $564 to the Slave Lake Dog Park Society last week. They raised the money through the I Am Pageantry pageant. Accepting the donation for the Landon Persson Memorial Dog Park are a group of…
E.G. Wahlstrom hosts annual track and field meet

Kids from EGW lucked out earlier this month with good weather during a track and field meet that was held at Roland Michener Secondary School in Slave Lake. Students had the chance to compete in variety of sports, including tug-a-war…
And the winner’s are…

Captain Ken Carpenter and first mate Tracey Crain snagged the 1st place title in the annual Canadian Tire Anglers Cup competition. The duo brought in an overall weight of 30.4 pounds for the weekend. Carpenter (far left) and Crain (centre)…
Full slate of activities during Seniors Week

E.G. Wahlstrom students jig up a storm at the Strawberry Tea put on for seniors at the Slave Lake Native Friendship Centre on June 6. The turnout for the Town of Slave Lake Seniors Week pancake breakfast at the Pioneer Drop-in…
Points West Living ‘rodeo’

Kayden Williams of Kinuso attempts to rope Martine Carifelle at the Points West Living ‘rodeo’ during Seniors’ Week in Slave Lake. Kayden, his dad Sandy and his siblings Blake, Grayson and McKenna, along with several of their horses, provided some…
Big hit with the kids

St. Francis of Assisi graduates got to parade in front of future grads last Monday (June 5) at St. Mary of the Lake School in Slave Lake. They got an enthusiastic reception from the kids lining the halls. Nineteen students…

Roland Michener Secondary School hosted its annual coffee house last week on May 7th at the Legacy Centre in town. Band students were able to showcase what they’ve been working on as of late, including songs such as Smoke on…

Earlybird volunteers at Songbird Festival on May 27 had pancakes, sausage and coffee ready for bleary-eyed birders. Thus fortified, visitors to the 22nd annual event went off on tours of the banding lab, went on bird ID walks, built birdhouses,…