August 17, 2017
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Alberta Health Services issued an advisory Aug. 19 that blue-green algae is present in the lake. The advisory warned residents and visitors to not drink the water in the lake or let their pets drink it, even after boiling, not to swim in the lake...
Alcohol and speed are not considered factors in a fatal single-vehicle crash Aug. 17 on Highway 881, according to the RCMP.
With one month left until Progressive Conservative party members choose their leader—and the new Alberta premier—candidate Jim Prentice rolled through Lac La Biche to deliver his pitch to residents.
On a holiday Monday evening, the Lac La Biche Dodgers pushed past the Edmonton Athletics in the Pow Wow Days Invitational Tournament's Premier Division final 4-3 on the strength of an inside-the-park walk-off homer that gave them the first lead...
It's the third open rodeo in Lac La Biche this year, and organizers say the extra events have given local competitors the opportunity to hone their skills.
A kitchen fire at Tom's Steakhouse that caused crews to block off 101 Ave. just before midnight Aug. 1 did not cause major damage, police have confirmed.
Randy Wowk told the Citizen of the Year audience that the community is full of volunteers who never receive or ask for recognition. The community judged that one of them is Randy Wowk.
Full results from the Lac La Biche County mayoral by-election.
Omer Moghrabi has become Lac La Biche County's mayor-elect, earning 969 out of a total 2,413 votes. Runner-up Robert Richard was not far behind with 900 votes.
38 EPS students crossed the stage July 5 in a convocation ceremony at the Festival Centre in Plamondon. EPS Principal Morris Holota said it was one of the largest grad classes the K-12 school has produced.
For two and a half hours, four of the five people vying for the position of Mayor of Lac La Biche County peddled their vision and ideas to the crowd of hundreds—and answered audience members’ questions, several that pertained to the...
Due to delays in the census on the Catholic population in Lac La Biche, administrators at the Lakeland Catholic School District say it is unlikely that a separate school will be able to open in the area by this September.
The British Soccer Camp, a development summer camp ran by Challenger Sports, gave 31 youth soccer players from the Lac La Biche area a week of drills and soccer fun.
The Rotary Club's third-annual Solstice Beer Experience raised more than $2,000 for scholarships, and organizer Brydon Ward said that the club's next big project will be its annual wine tasting and auction in October.
Yurdiga, an Athabasca County councillor, collected 46.8 per cent of the vote in the Fort McMurray-Athabasca federal by-election June 30, with Liberal Party candidate Kyle Harrietha coming in second with 35.3 per cent.
The federal by-election to replace former Conservative MP Brian Jean is a week away. Still don't know what you'll vote June 30? Here's a guide to candidates running in the by-election and their platforms.
The campaign in the upcoming Lac La Biche County mayoral by-election had three early contenders in the weekend before Nomination Day June 23... and then there were five.
It was a gamble giving the hamlet the name Hylo, but one that has paid off for 100 years.
The Active Kids Society raised over $30,000 at two NHL playoff viewing parties this week, putting their fundraising total at around $250,000, about $200,000 away from their $453,000 goal.
The challenges of the federal Temporary Foreign Workers program are a hot topic among local business people, so at a time when the area prepares to pick a new Member of Parliament, it has been on the minds of those running to replace former...