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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…
Cadets to Vimy Ridge this week

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader A dozen members of the 2890 Loyal Edmonton Regiment Slave Lake Army Cadet Corps leave this week for Europe. They’ll spend 10 days there, doing some sightseeing, but more importantly, taking part in the 100th anniversary…
Burnstick here this Saturday

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader The Slave Lake Elks are bringing comedian Don Burnstick to the Legacy Centre this Saturday. The big show starts at 7:00 p.m. and tickets are available online at legacycentre.ca, or in person at the Legacy Centre,…
Team EPIC hosting Easter egg hunt

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Team EPIC is hosting an Easter themed event next week at the Slave Lake Curling Rink. “The next EPIC community event will be an Easter Family Fun Night on April 12th,” says co-ordinator Darcy Hoover. “We…

Slave Lake Interagency Council notebook Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Lindsay Rosentreter, children’s librarian at the Rotary Club of Slave Lake Public Library, said the library’s ‘spring break’ Lego competition had a whopping 43 participants. “The winning creation was a space…
Library displays photographic art

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Have you ever heard of macro photography? It’s where a photographer takes extremely close-up pictures of itty bitty creatures and organisms. If that sounds intriguing, you’re in luck because the Rotary Club of Slave Lake Public…
Celebrating  Int’l Women’s Day

  Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Northern Haven Support Society hosted its annual ‘Brunch for the Girls’ earlier this month. TA’s Asian Grill and Steakhouse in town was packed with local ladies who were able to mingle, bid in a silent…