Pets of the week

The Animal Rescue Committee of Slave Lake has four Great Pyrenees cross puppies up for adoption. There are three female dogs River, Storm and Isabelle. There is also one male Timber. The puppies are 10 weeks old. They will turn…
HP Quilt Show Oct. 19 to 20

Chris Clegg For the Lakeside Leader High Prairie St. Andrew’s School gymnasium will showcase the region’s best quilters Oct. 19-20 at the High Prairie Quilt Guild’s 24th annual show and sale. It will be filled with beautiful quilts to capacity,…
Figure skating up and running

Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader Lakeside Figure Skating Club classes are up and running. “I think it’s a great program, because we haven’t raised the fees for years,” says April Steele, Lakeside Figure Skating Club treasurer. “I think the kids end…
Falcons lead junior high volleyball league

Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy Falcons are leading junior high volleyball in the area. In three weeks of league play, Falcons lost only one game, giving them an 11 to 1 league record. They won…
Sisters in Spirit in three communities

Film writer participated in Swan River and Kinuso walk Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader River of Silence writer Petie Chalifoux joined the Sisters in Spirit event put on by Swan River and Kinuso Schools. Petie Chalifoux’s grandmother is one of the…
St. Francis welcomes new teachers

Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader The third in a series of introduction articles to new teachers in and around Slave Lake. St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy has three new teachers: Geneieve Court, Jim Carlton, and Dave Waselenak. Court, Carlton and…
Town of Slave Lake Council Notebook

Oct. 1, 2019 CAO update Municipal auditors from Smokey Lake and High River are doing an external audit of the Town of Slave Lake. Alex Pavcek has been hired as the new fire chief. The town is accepting applications for…
Four candidates at SL forum, no word yet from NDP

Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader Arnold Viersen (Conservative), Leslie Penny (Liberal), Peter Nygaard (Green) and John Schrader (People’s Party of Canada) spoke at the Slave Lake federal elections forum on October 3. They’ve been campaigning since the beginning of the election.…
John Keaveny wins second annual Gilwood Grinder

Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader John Keaveny won the 2019 Gilwood Grinder Match-play Championship. This tournament was spread out over three months. Boyd Kelham, Chad Caron and Charlie Reade organized the championship. Gilwood golf provided the course. Rick Lukan won second.…