Encouraging results for latest live theatre production

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader There are certain advantages to putting on a stage play at Slave Lake’s Legacy Centre. Also certain disadvantages. After the recent nine-performance run of the Slave Lake Musical Theatre Association’s ‘The Kitchen Witches,’ the advantages may be…
Somebody dumping hydrocarbons into the town’s sewer system

Illegal and harmful, say town officials Callie HermansonLakeside Leader During a health and safety inspection of the Town of Slave Lake’s wastewater management facilities on January 23rd, 2019, the town’s inspection team encountered a strong chemical smell coming from two…
February Frost Fest fun – the whole nine yards

Callie HermansonLakeside Leader Slave Lake’s Frost Fest event kicked off this weekend, starting with a Family Carnival on Saturday, February 9th which took place at the Multi-Rec Centre fieldhouse, followed by a BYOF (Bring your own floaty) at the Northern…
Local tech featured in Honda promotion

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader If you look around a bit on Facebook or Youtube, you’ll find Kyle Klenk of Slave Lake, converting a regular motorcycle into a snow bike. It’s a promotional project by Honda Motorcycles Canada, involving technicians from a…
Hockey round-up

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Your Midget 1 Thunder have been busy in the past week or so, with four games scheduled over the span of five days. It started last Wednesday with a make-up game in Athabasca. Game details were…
Smith School travel group scores big in fundraiser

Submitted This year’s antler show was a huge success! ‘Show Off Your Rack’ was organized to raise money for students from Smith School traveling to Australia and New Zealand in July 2020. We are so happy with how it went,…
The Page

Something we ran out of room for last week was a plug for Alimo’s new dill pickle pizza, which we had a photo of, alongside a new donair pizza Alimo’s was putting out there for naming suggestions. They both tasted…
Students may have to buckle up on buses

Richard Froese and Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Students riding on school buses may have to buckle up in seatbelts in a year or so. The federal Transport Minister, Marc Garneau, recently announced that he will create a task force to study…
Owners in place; Jr. A hockey a step closer for Slave Lake

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Junior A hockey could really be happening in Slave Lake in 2019. Proponents of a franchise for Slave Lake were in town last week, and apparently not just on a fishing expedition. The league commissioner was here…
Supportive living at Points West Living Slave Lake

Callie HermansonLakeside Leader Points West Living Slave Lake (PWL) opened in the fall of 2015. PWL Slave Lake is modern, bright and spacious supportive living facility with an intimate ‘cottage’ layout. Mailyn Fornoles administrator for PWL Slave Lake says PWL…
Something wicked(ly funny) this way comes….

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader The Caroline Smith play ‘The Kitchen Witches’ opened this past weekend at Slave Lake’s Legacy Centre. Mounted by the Slave Lake Musical Theatre Association, it’s a comedy in four acts (give or take). We’d love to tell…