Court Report

‘You can’t bother another liquor store, Mr. Auger?’ – judge  Slave LakeProvincial CourtSeptember 15, 2021Judge R.B. Marceaupresiding Harlon Donovan Auger…


Dog Island Brewing hosting musical show Aug. 1

June 25 was canning day at Dog Island Brewing Co. in Slave Lake. Four people were going at it hard in the canning room, preparing flats of a brew called ‘Mahalo Pineapple Pilsener.’
That’s a new thing at Slave Lake’s only craft brewery. Another new thing is a musical concert, happening there on Sunday, Aug. 1. Dave McCann, the Lethbridge-based singer-songwriter is the artist.


Slave Lake Dental wins Canadian award

Out of all the dental teams in Canada nominated for the 2020 Leadership in Practice Award Practice Team award, Slave Lake Dental won.
“Leaders in Practice acknowledges dental care professionals who are passionate about providing optimal patient care and making a difference in the lives of Canadians,” says leadersinpractice.ca.


Local teacher gifts paintings to long term care resident

“When I am at work, I dream about painting,” says Corinna Horsman. “It’s taken over my life. I love it so much.”
Horsman’s most recent project was painting a canvas for each of the 20 residents in Slave Lake long-term care.
On March 23, there was a special ceremony with the residents opening their paintings. They all appeared to like them a lot.


Anti-lockdown rally draws a crowd

Despite being ticketed for contravening the Public Health Act, Benita Pedersen is forging ahead with several more ‘anti-COVID’ rallies, including one in Slave Lake on March 4. She’d held one the day before in Whitecourt and was moving on later in the week to Peace River and Fort McMurray.