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Big success for 1st Smith Scouts

The joint was jumping in Smith on Oct. 21, for the annual dinner and silent auction in support of the 1st Smith Scouts. Michelle called The Leader recently and told us over 70 businesses and families made donations and over…
Halloween activities in Slave Lake

Girls (or rather zombies) from Dance Creations gave a thrilling performance at Screamfest last Saturday at the Legacy Centre in Slave Lake, hosted by the Lesser Slave Lake Regional Arts Council. Pumpkin bowling at the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation.…
Halloween happenings in Slave Lake

Boo! Kids (and even some parents) got in the festive spirit last week and dressed up for the Town’s annual Halloween bash during the October All Season’s Market at the Slave Lake MRC. Pictured above are a few of the…
‘CRAVE’ ladies night event big hit

Ladies gathered at Distractions in Slave Lake last week for a night of pampering. The event was hosted by an array of local beauty, fashion and wellness businesses and included a fashion show.   Here is Amanda Nicole (right) doing…
Author visits

Newly elected Edmonton city councillor and author Aaron Paquette made an appearance in Slave Lake last month. Community members listened to Paquette read a chapter from his young adult novel Lightfinder. The Rotary Club of Slave Lake Public Library program…
Happy Halloween

Mario and Luigi made an appearance in Slave Lake last weekend during the Town’s Halloween party. See Page 12 and 13 for more pictures.  
Scary theme continues in Regional Arts Council events

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader The Lesser Slave Lake Regional Arts Council (RAC) hosted its first annual ‘Zombie Fun Run’ earlier this month. The Leader hears from RAC secretary Megan McNeil that RAC has marked the day as a success and…
Good start to the concert season for Stage North

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Around 160 people turned out to the opening show of the new Stage North concert series at the Legacy Centre in Slave Lake on Oct. 13 to hear the trio called ‘Port Cities.’ Slave Lake’s own…
2017 RCMP Regimental Ball

Officers and community members gathered at the Slave Lake Inn & Conference Centre last weekend for the RCMP Regimental Ball hosted by Slave Lake Victim Services. Pictured above is Sgt. Marlene Brown toasting with one of the bag pipers.  …
High Prairie Quilt Guild hosts annual show

Chris Clegg Spotlight Canada has celebrated its 150th birthday all year so it seems only fitting that the High Prairie Quilt Guild will use our nation’s birthday as its theme for the annual show and sale Oct. 21-22. “Our theme…
Regional Arts Council hosts first annual zombie fun run

Ahhh…they’re alive! Jule Asterisk (front right) leads her fellow dead runners along the path in Schurter Park on Saturday, Oct 14 in the first annual five kilometre zombie fun run hosted by the Lesser Slave Lake Regional Arts Council. Here…