The Lac La Biche Post http://www.laclabichepost.com Laclabich News, Events, and more. <![CDATA[Delval Divas promise fun and enjoyment ]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170421/LLB/170429998/-1/llb The latest Lac La Biche Players Community Theatre production is looking to show that you only need six actresses and two sets to create an absolutely enjoyable show. 
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170421/LLB/170429998/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Entries open to host country concert in a One Horse Town]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170420/LLB0801/170429999/-1/llb Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:55:52 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170420/LLB0801/170429999/-1/llb <![CDATA[Biologist explains new walleye draw for Lac La Biche lake]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170417/LLB09/170419983/-1/llb Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:29:39 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170417/LLB09/170419983/-1/llb <![CDATA[Latest Pow Wow Days meeting shows executive divided]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170415/LLB/170419986/-1/llb Sat, 15 Apr 2017 17:34:38 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170415/LLB/170419986/-1/llb <![CDATA[National 3D Archery Championships coming soon to Lac La Biche]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170412/LLB/170419991/-1/llb The 2017 Archery 3D Indoor Championships will be hosted at the Bold Center in Lac La Biche, beginning Friday and wrapping up on Sunday.
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Wed, 12 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170412/LLB/170419991/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Council displeased by Chamber of Commerce members' comments]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170411/LLB/170419992/-1/llb "They are hammering us ... this is all lies," said Lac La Biche Councillor Hajar Haymour at this week’s council meeting.
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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 22:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170411/LLB/170419992/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Wolves on the prowl for more kids]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170412/LLB11/170419989/-1/llb Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:37:44 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170412/LLB11/170419989/-1/llb <![CDATA[We remember]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170410/LLB0903/170419997/-1/llb One hundred years ago, Canada was fighting the battle at Vimy Ridge, which has been referred to as the moment in which Canada really became a country.
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Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:49:32 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170410/LLB0903/170419997/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Pow Wow Days executive meeting in the works]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170410/LLB/170419996/-1/llb For a number of months, the question has hung in the air: Would 2017 be the year without Pow Wow Days?
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Mon, 10 Apr 2017 17:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170410/LLB/170419996/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Pow Wow Days Association board will stay intact]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170404/LLB/170409996/-1/llb This year's Pow Wow Days Association membership meetings have often become heated but last night's was literally a fire hazard. Beginning at 7 p.m. at the BCM Inns, a turnout of what would prove to be more than 100 people required the...]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 04:03:19 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170404/LLB/170409996/-1/llb <![CDATA[Rejoice, no pit bull ban – for now]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/Rejoice-no-pit-bull-ban--for-now-20170404 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/Rejoice-no-pit-bull-ban--for-now-20170404 <![CDATA[Former POST journalist David Paul nails multicultural O'Canada]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170402/LLB0801/170409999/-1/llb In the true spirit of a multicultural northern Alberta community, David Paul, a Portage College employee, and former Lac La Biche POST editor brought a room of 200-plus people to near silence with a unique rendition of O'Canada to start...]]> Sun, 02 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170402/LLB0801/170409999/-1/llb <![CDATA[VIDEO: Lac La Biche O'Canada]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/VIDEO-Lac-La-Biche-O-Canada-20170402 Lac La Biche singer David Paul gives a rendition of O' Canada in English, Cree, French and Lebanese during a Saturday night event at a Lac La Biche function. With more than 200 people in attendance, Paul, the evening's emcee,...]]> Sun, 02 Apr 2017 12:13:54 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/VIDEO-Lac-La-Biche-O-Canada-20170402 <![CDATA[Is Lac La Biche open for business?]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170331/LLB0801/170339996/-1/llb When Lac La Biche businessman Jeff Madill was a boy, his family was in the Lac La Biche area for trips and holidays. He loved the camping and fishing, and the rustic feel of the area that felt like he’d found his own diamond in the...]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 09:10:19 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170331/LLB0801/170339996/-1/llb <![CDATA[Men's shelter opens doors to women from the streets]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170331/LLB08/170339997/-1/llb Fri, 31 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170331/LLB08/170339997/-1/llb <![CDATA[Plamondon comedy relief brings awareness to unique disorder]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170330/LLB0801/170339999/-1/llb Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170330/LLB0801/170339999/-1/llb <![CDATA[Lac La Biche skater on bantam AAA team in Western Canadian Championships]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170330/LLB11/170339998/-1/llb He played in the Lac La Biche Minor Hockey league for nine years and now Sami Fyith is skating with an elite regional team taking part in the Western Canadian bantam triple-A championships in Saskatchewan.
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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:01:59 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170330/LLB11/170339998/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Two councillors declare intentions others unsure]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170329/LLB/170329978/-1/llb Election Day is coming fast, leaving Lac La Biche County’s current councillors with a decision to make -- to run or not to run. At this point, most of council says they are in contemplation mode for the coming municipal election,...]]> Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170329/LLB/170329978/-1/llb <![CDATA[Lac La Biche senior curler comes home victorious from Fredericton]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170328/LLB11/170329985/-1/llb Lac La Biche’s own Barry Chwedoruk had an exciting couple days playing third for Team Alberta who won the Everest Senior’s Men’s Curling Championships in Fredericton last weekend. 
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170328/LLB11/170329985/-1/llb
<![CDATA[PVC Pipes win silver at Calgary tournament]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170327/LLB/170329984/-1/llb The Plamondon Volleyball Club Pipes U18 boy’s team brought home silver medals from the Premier #3 volleyball tournament in Calgary last weekend.
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:09:15 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170327/LLB/170329984/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Funding for schools is a highlight in provincial budget]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170323/LLB0801/170329988/-1/llb Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:49:16 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170323/LLB0801/170329988/-1/llb <![CDATA[Rural college students need more mental health help]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170322/LLB0801/170329990/-1/llb Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:55:37 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170322/LLB0801/170329990/-1/llb <![CDATA[Police continue to investigate suspicious houre fire]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB0801/170329996/-1/llb The Feb. 5 residential fire on 102 Ave, has been deemed to be suspicious, and RCMP are awaiting an updated report from the fire investigator. The early morning fire destroyed the home. No one was in the residence at the time the flames...]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:03:27 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB0801/170329996/-1/llb <![CDATA[Bue bins could serve as dual role in new recycling plan]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB0801/170329995/-1/llb Lac La Biche County is taking steps to go green once the white stuff leaves with the implementation of a leaf and yard waste recycling pilot program.
At a county public works committee meeting last Monday, municipal staff presented...]]>
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:16:29 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB0801/170329995/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Kikino puts the Ski in Skilled learning]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB0801/170329994/-1/llb Kids in most schools take physical education, but few do it in quite the way they do at Kikino Elementary School.
The school hosted its annual Ski Day last Wednesday, where kids of all ages applied their skills in cross-country...]]>
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:29:17 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB0801/170329994/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Lac La Biche plays host to annual wildlife conference]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB08/170329997/-1/llb The Alberta Chapter of the Wildlife Society hosted its annual conference last weekend in Lac La Biche from March 17 to 19 for the first time in the society’s 27-year history. 
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:12:44 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170320/LLB08/170329997/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Portage President says smoke alert has subsided]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170315/LLB08/170319990/-1/llb Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:52:05 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170315/LLB08/170319990/-1/llb <![CDATA[AHS issues air quality alert for Fort McKay and northern Alberta after Syncrude fire]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170315/LLB08/170319991/-1/llb Wed, 15 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170315/LLB08/170319991/-1/llb <![CDATA[Fire on Ice — VIDEO:]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170314/LLB9901/170319994/-1/llb Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170314/LLB9901/170319994/-1/llb <![CDATA[Blaze on Lac La Biche Lake after ice hut catches fire]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170313/LLB08/170319995/-1/llb A fire on Lac La Biche lake last night has resulted in one less ice-fishing hut in the county.
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:08:23 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170313/LLB08/170319995/-1/llb