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Recycling is a good idea. It makes us feel good. But it is a money loser. Nobody wants the stuff we so carefully separate from our other trash. It’s an expensive program and the landfill commission is struggling right now…
Ken Giblin passes at 81

Leader staff Ken Giblin, who owned Century 21 Realty in Slave Lake along with his wife Barb, died earlier this month at the age of 81. Following a career in the RCMP, Giblin and his wife chose Slave Lake as…
Jeff Commins left his mark on the community

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader It’s often the case – as Joni Mitchell said – that ‘you don’t know what you’ve got til it’s gone.’ A lot of people were thinking along those lines after the sudden passing of Jeff Commins…

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Reginald Arthur Cook of Faust. Reggie passed away on Feb. 5, 2019 after a long, hard battle with cancer. Reg is survived by: his loving wife of over 60…
Obituary – Virginia Larocque

Virginia Larocque Born August, 18, 1947 Kinuso, Alberta Passed Away February, 24, 2017 Slave Lake, Alberta Virginia passed away on February 24 after a short battle with cancer at 69 years of age. She is survived by her husband Richard…
Obituary – John Wasylyk

  John Wasylyk passed away Thursday March 16th at the age of 83. John lived and farmed north of Kinuso, AB since 1953. He was a loving son, brother and uncle. He was preceded in death by his parents Alex…