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RCMP detachment receives eagle feather

The Slave Lake RCMP detachment is now on board with the RCMP’s ‘Eagle Feather Protocol.’ Recently the detachment took delivery of one such feather.
It’s purpose, as explained in an RCMP document, is to give people the option of swearing legal oaths using the feather rather than the Bible or some similar book.

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Living Waters board wins prestigious award

A school program which started in Slave Lake won the 2020 School Board Innovation and Excellence Award.
Beyond the Classroom program provides targeted support for students who need extra help, says a Living Waters Separate Catholic School Board media release.

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Four busted in ATM thefts

RCMP have arrested four people in connection with automated teller machine (ATM) thefts in 11 Alberta communities, including Slave Lake.
In custody Nov. 17 are two 33-year-old men and a 35-year-old woman. On Dec. 1, a fourth suspect was collared in Gunn.