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Who would have bet money on Junior ‘B’ hockey ever returning to Slave Lake? Maybe you still shouldn’t, but that isn’t stopping a local group from getting organized to make it happen for the 2018/19 season. And if we’ve learned…

There’s a tendency these days, when noting how things are changing, to shrug the shoulders and say, ‘Well, that’s it then. That’s just the way things are going. We’ll never see that again,’ or ‘That will never come back like…

Tyler Warman Mayor of Slave Lake Just like that you blink and another year is gone. The years seem to simply go by faster and faster. This time of year is always quite busy for everyone, and my life is…

A fire that destroyed a home on Muskeg Road on Dec. 10 was in about the condition seen in the photo when the fire department arrived. They stopped the fire, but there wasn’t much left worth saving, says fire chief…

Gord Fortin Lakeside Leader Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen looked back last week in an interview with The Leader at some of the issues he has faced, as well as his biggest challenges and successes since being elected. Viersen said…

Dec. 5 meeting Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Progress on sidewalks The educational program on sidewalk clearing has started and produced some good early results. CAO Brian Vance reported “a very high subsequent removal rate,” after information on property owners’ snow-clearing…