The Lac La Biche Post http://www.laclabichepost.com Laclabich News, Events, and more. <![CDATA[Local RCMP warn of bogus bucks]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171214/LLB0801/171219994/-1/llb Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:53:15 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171214/LLB0801/171219994/-1/llb <![CDATA[J. A Williams students hit the stage with local version of the big animal show]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171208/LLB0801/171209993/-1/llb The Lion King roared into Lac La Biche last week as locala high school drama students performed for audiences across the community.
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Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:40:03 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171208/LLB0801/171209993/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Historic Aurora Movie Theatre meets wrecking ball]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171120/LLB/171129996/-1/llb It was the booming and rumbling in downtown Lac La Biche hamlet last Tuesday afternoon that first alerted residents that it was officially the end of an era. The 70-year old Aurora Theatre was torn down last week after being out of use...]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:44:30 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171120/LLB/171129996/-1/llb <![CDATA[Medicinal marijuana motorist will still go to court]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171115/LLB0801/171119992/-1/llb An area motorist claiming the 181 grams of marijuana in his pockets and in his vehicle were covered under a permit to purchase medical marijuana will be facing drug possession charges in an Athabasca courtroom.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:42:56 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171115/LLB0801/171119992/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Portage information to be clarified in follow up article]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171114/LLB0801/171119995/-1/llb Tue, 14 Nov 2017 07:33:13 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171114/LLB0801/171119995/-1/llb <![CDATA[UPDATE: Warrant remains for 22-year-old Lac La Biche man in recent shooting death ]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171107/LLB0801/171109990/-1/llb RCMP continue to search for accused murder suspect.
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Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:57:47 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171107/LLB0801/171109990/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Flu shots being delivered across the province]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171030/LLB08/171039996/-1/llb Alberta Health Services started administering flu shots throughout the province on Monday, including in Lac La Biche County. 
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:55:10 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171030/LLB08/171039996/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Lac La Biche Golf and Country Club closes for the season]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171030/LLB11/171039995/-1/llb The Lac La Biche Golf and Country Club closed its gates to the public earlier this month after another season of good times playing golf, but also with economic struggles for the course.
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017 13:04:21 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171030/LLB11/171039995/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Lots going on for Light Up weekend December 1 and 2]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171026/LLB08/171109993/-1/llb Christmas is about to get a little brighter for the community and needy families.  The Light Up the Night weekend kicks of Friday, December 1 and features a downtown Santa parade, a downtown fireworks show, a free hot dog and hot...]]> Thu, 26 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171026/LLB08/171109993/-1/llb <![CDATA[County keeping safety in mind this Halloween]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171024/LLB/171029997/-1/llb Tuesday is Halloween, which means a night of ghost, ghouls, candy and a whole lot of people saying "Trick or Treat!" But there’s one other phrase Lac La Biche County’s Protective Services would like parents and...]]> Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:41:10 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171024/LLB/171029997/-1/llb <![CDATA[Adventurer and musician to visit Plamondon]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171017/LLB08/171019980/-1/llb A night of music and comedy, adventure stories and songs, and wine and cheese is coming to Plamondon, and it’s thanks to a visit from renowned outdoorsman Russell Thornberry.
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171017/LLB08/171019980/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Moghrabi gets re-elected, will have entirely new council]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171017/LLB08/171019985/-1/llb Incumbent Mayor Omer Moghrabi will be joined by an entirely new set of councillors, as the most competitive election in the county’s history saw a nest cleaning of the house.
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171017/LLB08/171019985/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Moghrabi voted as Mayor of Lac La BIche County]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171017/LLB/171019981/-1/llb Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:10:33 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171017/LLB/171019981/-1/llb <![CDATA[Racially-charged comments play into mayoral election]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171015/LLB08/171019995/-1/llb Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:01:45 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171015/LLB08/171019995/-1/llb <![CDATA[Lac La Biche Minor Hockey Association in need of coaches]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171012/LLB11/171019996/-1/llb Teams under the Lac La Biche Minor Hockey Association started their first practices last week while also working on the finishing touches before the start of the 2017-18 season.
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 17:50:53 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171012/LLB11/171019996/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Parents get information about social media and technology]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171009/LLB08/171009987/-1/llb The County’s Family and Community Support Services attracted around 30 parents to the Viewpoint Room at the Bold Center at the end of September to hear about the issues children and teenagers have regarding the Internet and...]]> Mon, 09 Oct 2017 12:24:39 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171009/LLB08/171009987/-1/llb <![CDATA[Lac La Biche barber raising money again]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171009/LLB0801/171009986/-1/llb Omar Saleh was up to his usual business last Friday.

 
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Mon, 09 Oct 2017 12:44:22 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171009/LLB0801/171009986/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Finding the joy out of the sombre season]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171009/LLB0903/171009988/-1/llb Driving along Highway 663 last week presented me with an opportunity to see trees on either side of me and in the distance with the most wonderful of sights that is merely one of the many natural treasures in this part of the country. Mon, 09 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171009/LLB0903/171009988/-1/llb <![CDATA[Lac La Biche County Council candidates' forum held]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171007/LLB08/171009989/-1/llb From Anderson to Zevola, candidates from all seven of Lac La Biche County’s wards’ were able to have their say on the area’s biggest issues during Wednesday and Thursday night’s candidates’ forums. Sat, 07 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171007/LLB08/171009989/-1/llb <![CDATA[Mayor candidates like the fun thoughts of Amazon invite]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/Mayor-candidates-like-the-fun-thoughts-of-Amazon-invite-20171004 Wed, 04 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/Mayor-candidates-like-the-fun-thoughts-of-Amazon-invite-20171004 <![CDATA[Nitty Gritty Dirt Band tickets going fast]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171002/LLB08/171009996/-1/llb Veteran country-rock band The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will play at the Bold Center on Oct. 8. But if you want to see them, you’d better get your ticket fast, particularly if you want to see the show up close.
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Mon, 02 Oct 2017 17:27:27 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171002/LLB08/171009996/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Clippers win wild home opener against the Warriors]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171001/LLB11/170939999/-1/llb The Lac La Biche Junior B Clippers played their home opener to an active crowd of approximately 350 fans, who were rewarded with a 10-4 victory in a wild game over the Saddle Lake Warriors. 
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Sun, 01 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20171001/LLB11/170939999/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Voyageurs drop exhibition game 3-1 to Concordia]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170929/LLB11/170929988/-1/llb Twenty minutes of effort just isn’t enough to win hockey games, and Portage College Voyageurs head coach Nate Bedford said that’s exactly what cost the them last Thursday night’s game.
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170929/LLB11/170929988/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Bold Centre to host sports hall of fame]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170929/LLB11/170929987/-1/llb Lac La Biche County announced earlier this month that it is set to open the Lac La Biche Sports Hall of Fame in the Bold Center after receiving its first set of nominations.
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 14:38:50 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170929/LLB11/170929987/-1/llb
<![CDATA[A letter to send to Amazon from Lac La Biche County]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170925/LLB0904/170929990/-1/llb Mon, 25 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170925/LLB0904/170929990/-1/llb <![CDATA[Hope Haven restarts programs to combat domestic violence]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170923/LLB08/170929995/-1/llb The Hope Haven women’s shelter’s Family Violence Program started its long running domestic violence education program earlier this month to give information about domestic violence to those whose lives have by impacted by...]]> Sat, 23 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170923/LLB08/170929995/-1/llb <![CDATA[County releases information, final candidates list for upcoming municipal election]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170920/LLB08/170929997/-1/llb The Lac La Biche County communications department has released a full set of information as well as a final list of candidates for this year's election on Oct. 16. 
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:19:10 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170920/LLB08/170929997/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Lakeland Scouts looking for volunteer leaders]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170920/LLB08/170929998/-1/llb Lakeland Scouts are looking for volunteer leaders to help organize, supervise and take care of pre-teen and teenage children for the upcoming year of scouting. 
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:46:43 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170920/LLB08/170929998/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Lac La Biche indoor soccer getting ready to start again]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170918/LLB11/170919987/-1/llb Among the dozens of organizations at the Community Activity Registration Event (CARE) on Fieldhouse One of the Bold Center earlier this month was the Lac La Biche Junior Soccer Association. 
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:02:52 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170918/LLB11/170919987/-1/llb
<![CDATA[Hockey coach clarifies Voyageurs record]]> http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170911/LLB0904/170919996/-1/llb Dear Editor:
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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 20:53:44 -0700 http://www.laclabichepost.com/article/20170911/LLB0904/170919996/-1/llb