Cuts coming to MLTC

by Derek Cornet Finances at Meadow Lake Tribal Council (MLTC) will take a hit when federal dollars disappear at the start of the next fiscal year. In April, MLTC’s budget will shrink to about $800,000 from its current level of $1.3 million, which echoes recent cuts announced at the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN). … Continue reading

Swim lessons cut, wages to blame

By Mac Christie There will be no school swimming lessons for the foreseeable future in Meadow Lake, following the resignation of a full-time lifeguard in late August. That left the pool with no full-time lifeguards, apart from pool manager Tara Villeneuve. However, in order to run the lessons the pool needs approximately three instructors available … Continue reading