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Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader There’s going to be a lot of unusual stuff going on in and around Slave Lake this coming weekend. Some of it has to do with a search and rescue training exercise. Last week Slave Lake…

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS – SLNFC closed meetings Wed. at 8:00 p.m. 416 6 Ave. N.E. St. Peter’s Ecumenical Church Open meetings Sat. at 8:00 p.m. 508 7 St. S.E. Closed meetings Tues. 8:00 p.m. and Fri. at 8:00 p.m. at Abundant…
Puppet show

C.J. Schurter students had the chance to learn interesting facts and historical tidbits last week during a puppet show. Wendy Passmore-Godfrey, artistic and founding director of WP Puppet Theatre in Calgary came to town to put on ‘Pig in a…
Pysanka!

The Regional Arts Council (RAC) hosted a ladies craft night on April 13th and attendees created their own traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs such as the ones pictured above. 
Are you smarter than a fifth grader?

Slave Lake Mayor Tyler Warman took time off politics last week and put his knowledge to the test in the E.G. Wahlstrom ‘Are You Smarter than a Fifth Grader?’ competition. Warman made it through the first couple rounds but eventually…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Should municipalities keep a pot of money to dole out when community groups come looking for support for good projects? The Town of Slave Lake did in its budgets the last couple of years, but cut…
Wonderland officially open for business in Slave Lake

‘Wonderland’ Indoor Playground and Café had its grand opening earlier this month. The Leader popped by to find the place packed with kiddies and parents enjoying themselves. Owner Hayel Abu Salim (right) and daughter Shahrazad pose during the big day.…
St. Francis hosts annual open house

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader The 2016/2017 school year seems to be flying right by – last week St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy hosted its annual open house to showcase current students’ projects and what the school has to offer…

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS – SLNFC closed meetings Wed. at 8:00 p.m. 416 6 Ave. N.E. St. Peter’s Ecumenical Church Open meetings Sat. at 8:00 p.m. 508 7 St. S.E. Closed meetings Tues. 8:00 p.m. and Fri. at 8:00 p.m. at Abundant…