Slow down and save lives – reduce injuries

Spotlight Staff Motorists are advised to drive at safe speeds in a province-wide campaign. Nearly one in four fatal collisions involves unsafe speeds, states a news release from the provincial government dated April 4. Driving even a few kilometres over…

To the Editor: It has been brought to my attention (and rightfully so) that I am remiss in my previous letter to the editor. To present diametrically opposed views freely to another person’s opinions and assertions is quite acceptable in…
High Prairie students off to nationals

Richard Froese Spotlight Two students of Prairie River Junior High School in High Prairie have qualified for the Canada-Wide Science Fair next month. Eve Keay and Rae-Anne Gill, with their combined project of Eco Death, won the overall best in…
RCMP seeks information about recent incidents in McLennan

RCMP News releases On April 1, the McLennan RCMP Detachment responded to a break-and-enter complaint at the Smoky River Regional Golf Course in McLennan. A television, digital photo frame and golf cart keys were stolen. The suspect(s) gained entry through…
West Fraser donates $10,000 to project

LSWC water quality program needs money Meghan Payne LSWC Staff The Lesser Slave Watershed Council (LSWC) is one of Alberta’s eleven Watershed Planning and Advisory Council’s (WPAC’s). The LSWC, established in 2007, has been working to raise awareness about watersheds,…