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by Spotlight Staff The following information is taken from the Facebook page of In the Woods Animal Rescue, based in Marie Reine. “We are a non-profit animal rescue and adoption organization dedicated to saving the lives of animals. “As a…

by Richard Froese An evening of popular hymns and choruses of worship is uniting churches of the High Prairie region with the Christian Community Gospel Sing held the fifth Sunday of the month at the Nazarene Church. Everyone is welcomed…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Don’t be afraid to embrace your lighthearted side this week, Aries. Laughter is the best medicine, and those around you will enjoy your sense of humor. TAURUS – Apr 21/May 21 Taurus, embrace your desire…

Students at Georges P. Vanier held their Christmas concert on Dec. 17. The junior and senior high bands performed, as did the GPV Chorus and the Grade 9 drama students.  

by Tom Henihan Apart from the weather being considerably warmer than last year, McLennan Santa Day, on December 13 still delivered all the seasonal excitement and lived up to the high expectations those who organize the annual event have created.…

by Jean Moore-Lemoine, Community Development Coordinator “Smoky River Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) has, for the first time, completed the new Smoky River Christmas Voucher Program, a program that provides those in need with an opportunity for greater independence in choosing…

by Katrina Owens As many community members already know, I relocated to Slave Lake more than two months ago because I was given the opportunity to work as a reporter here at The Leader. I’m enjoying my new-role and I’ve gathered,…

by Spotlight staff Motorists are reminded to be prepared for slippery, snowy road conditions and to modify their driving habits accordingly while driving thsi winter. Varying weather is a hallmark of Alberta winters and can wreak havoc on roads, states…

by Spotlight Staff Tammy Lamouche, 27, a Metis/Cree woman, was raised in Gift Lake Metis Settlement. She moved to Edmonton not long after graduating junior high school to purse her education. She went on to graduate high school at Edmonton…

ARIES – Mar 21/Apr 20 Think about ideas for the future if what you are doing right now does not seem very exciting to you, Aries. A new plan of attack can reinvigorate your motivation. TAURUS – Apr 21/May 21…

The Knights of Columbus donated $950 to the FCSS Christmas Voucher Program Fund. The money was raised at the Knights “Turkey Bingo” held on December 6 at St. Ann Parish Church basement in Falher and the cheque presented to Jean…