Voter wants to hear from federal candidates

by Phil Ambroziak The 42nd Canadian general election is only weeks away and some people still don’t know who they’re going to vote for. At least that’s how RM of Meadow Lake resident Jim Wolffe feels considering the shortage of all candidates forums scheduled throughout the Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River riding. While Missinippi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) has … Continue reading

Oil boon still possible for La Loche

by Phil Ambroziak La Loche Mayor Georgina Jolibois believes it will only be a matter of time. Even though Oilsands Quest Inc. – an Alberta-based company interested in developing Saskatchewan’s first commercial oil sands discovery – is currently experiencing a financial setback, Jolibois doesn’t believe this will have an overall impact on the benefit the … Continue reading

Charges laid in La Loche riot

    By Ben Ingram Three men have been charged in relation to a riot that occurred in La Loche during the early morning hours of Sept. 30. Facing charges that include assaulting an officer with a weapon, arson, mischief, obstruction and participating in a riot are Deano Laprise, 22, Fabian Laprise, 27, and 25-year-old … Continue reading