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Ice Ice Baby

The Leader received a few calls last week about damage caused by heavy snow and ice. Here’s a tree on 5th Street NE that couldn’t seem to stand up against the elements.  

Francesca Giroux, CPA For the Lakeside Leader The Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP) is a provision of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) that allows you to withdraw up to $10,000 in a calendar year from your registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs)…
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  It’s all fun and games until the power goes out – unfortunately that’s what Smith and Hondo residents had to deal with during last week’s flurry frenzy. A source told your Leader reporter that an ATCO worker may or…
Snip snip!

No this isn’t a new hair style…it is the Leader’s very own Sunny Kwon getting her hair chopped off for a good cause. Kwon’s hair was snipped at local salon Magic Scissors and shipped to the Canadian Cancer Society where…

Tyler Warman Mayor of Slave Lake By the time you have read this, the election should be over and some new great candidates in both the Town, M.D. and school divisions will prepare to make their mark on this region.…

Jeff Burgar South Peace News The handwringing over what went wrong isn’t quite over. The shoulder shrugging that it doesn’t mean very much isn’t quite over. Some people now say they got so few votes is because people hate them.…
Put it out!

Pictured above is a little lady testing her new-found skills of putting fires out, taught ever so graciously by local firefighter Xavier Thompson.

Francesca Giroux, CPA For the Lakeside Leader Dealing with a death of a relative is always difficult, especially when it comes to dealing with their affairs. When an individual passes away there are a few steps you should tax immediately…