Birch Narrows Holds Election For Chief And Council

The incumbent chief of the Birch Narrows Dene Nation is facing one challenger as he seeks re-election today. Robert Sylvester is hoping to lead the band another four years. He is opposed by former band councillor John-Paul Sylvester. Meantime, a total of 17 people are...

Meadow Lake Fined For Cave-In At Work-Site

The City of Meadow Lake has been found guilty of more than $11,000 in fines for violations of the Occupational Health and Safety Act. The charges relate to an incident that occurred on a local construction site in September 2011 where a worker was found at the bottom...