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Here’s some good news: local No Frills manager Colton is partnering up with Roland Michener Secondary School to provide snacks and baking ingredients to promote healthy living for the school’s ‘blended program.’ “Our students appreciate what No Frills has been…

File #2017 350596 A recreational trailer went up in smoke on a rural property on Southshore Drive in Widewater on March 26. The RCMP consider the fire suspicious and are seeking any information on who might have done it. The…

Francesca Giroux, CPA For the Lakeside Leader When moving to another country it is important to consider tax obligations that you may still have in Canada. An emigrant (for personal income tax purposes) is an individual who leaves Canada to…

Signs that its a good time to sell your home Julie Brandle For the Lakeside Leader Even though we’ve still got snow on the ground (Again!), it is supposed to be Spring! And with that, people get restless and get…

We heard Terry Mills of Slave Lake was the half-the-house winner at an Oilers’ playoff game the other day. His friends tell us they are available for a free lunch anytime this Saturday or Sunday! * * * * *…

Police are looking for information in the murder of a 25-year-old woman near Smith on April 29. Chantelle Hole was found dead in the rural residence on that day. An autopsy on May 2 in Edmonton confirmed that it was…

Aaron Wudrik Canadian Taxpayers Federation Here’s a warning for taxpayers already frustrated with corporate welfare directed to the aerospace and automotive sectors: selected energy companies are also increasingly in receipt of taxpayer cash, and the reasons offered up are often…

Melissa Ouellette Alberta Health Services Often referred to as the sunshine vitamin, much of our population seems to trust that they will obtain their daily required dosage from the sun. Unfortunately, we live in an age of UV index warnings…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader There’s a new man in town making sure all the parks and facilities are in tip top shape and his name is Derek Starnes. “I’m responsible for the multi-rec centre, government centre and town office, the…

Eye catching curb appeal ideas that won’t break your budget this spring Julie Brandle For the Lakeside Leader How Important is Curb Appeal You Ask? Most Buyers today look at photos/videos online first and then drive by the home, if…
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By now all that nice April snow has probably disappeared. But as this was being written, it was still coming down, the roof in the Slave Lake Plaza was leaking like a sieve and the people who had just changed…
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Nicole Krikun For the Lakeside Leader It’s spring! Well it was spring and then winter came back, but spring will resurface… It always does. Regardless of the weather missing the ‘it’s spring’ memo, the birds got it. American robin, Slate-coloured…

Alexia For the Lakeside Leader Good morning everyone! This is Alexia and Lucas reporting from Smith School with Kids News! There is Archery practice after school this Monday. There is a shrub club meeting this Tuesday as well as run…