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Blue vs. Red

Blue vs. Red (you’ll have to take our word for it) in a slave Lake Summer Rec League semi-final game on Sept. 7. Blue won, and went on to win the final.  

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Terry Fox was just 18 years old when he was diagnosed with cancer in his right leg and was in his first year of university studying kinesiology. He would later have that leg amputated six inches…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader A group of Slave Lake Bantam and Midget-aged baseball players will be juggling baseball and hockey at the same time (at least some of them) for the next few weeks. Not to mention schoolwork and whatever…
Numbers down in minor hockey: decisions to be made

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader It’s looking as if there won’t be enough kids registered in the older age groups of minor hockey this season to make two teams. At least that was the indication a week or two ago when…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Align your shoulders this week with ‘warrior III’ pose. Lori Whitby of Slave Lake Smiling Dog Yoga says this is a great way to stretch your groin and legs. “Stand at the front of your mat,…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader This week’s yoga stance is called ‘sphinx pose’ and is a great way to lengthen your spine. Lori Whitby of Slave Lake Smiling Dog Yoga says begin by lying on your stomach with your arms out…
Whitefish wins Treaty 8 slowpitch

Eighteen teams took part in the Battle of the Nations Treaty 8 slowpitch tournament held in Slave Lake on the Aug. 19 weekend. Winning the ‘A’ Division was Generation X, out of Whitefish. They defeated the Assassins from Sturgeon Lake…

Former Dartmouth College women’s hockey’s starting goalie Robyn Chemago of Slave Lake was selected with the first choice of the second round, eighth overall, by the Boston Blades in the 2017 Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) Draft on Aug. 20.…
Get it!

Players going for the puck in the 2017 annual Ice Breaker Hockey Game that happened last weekend in Slave Lake.  

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Lori Whitby of Slave Lake Smiling Dog Yoga says this week’s pose will help you ease tension in your body. She says to start sitting with your legs extended in front of you and arms down…
School starts early!

Goaltending instructor Robyn Chemago tells a Peak Performance Hockey School student what to do and how to do it.