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Members of the Town of La Ronge Council.
Members of the Town of La Ronge Council. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

La Ronge Council allegations to be examined by RCMP and provincial government

By Derek Cornet
September 25, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Ministry of Government Relations has received a letter from former La Ronge Administrator Stephen Conway asking for an investigation into his claimed conduct of members of town council .

Communications Consultant Kathy Goldfinch confirmed Monday the provincial government received the letter, which was also forwarded to larongeNOW and.....

Percy Roske stands next to 1978 Chevrolet Corvette he won.
Percy Roske stands next to 1978 Chevrolet Corvette he won. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

'It was just unreal': La Ronge man wins 1978 Indy Pace Car

By Derek Cornet
September 25, 2018 - 12:00pm

La Ronge’s Percy Roske didn’t believe it at first when he received a phone call from Access Communications earlier this month letting him know he won their 40th Anniversary Car Raffle.

“It was just unreal,” he said. “I was just ecstatic. It wasn’t until the next day it set.....

All of the accused appeared in provincial court Monday in La Ronge.
All of the accused appeared in provincial court Monday in La Ronge. file photo/paNOW Staff

Charges laid after home invasion in Deschambault Lake

By larongeNOW Staff
September 24, 2018 - 5:00pm

Seven people have been charged after RCMP were called to a reported home invasion Friday in Deschambault Lake.

According to a new release, officers were called to a residence in the northern community Sept. 21 and when police arrived, they found three men who were assaulted, as well as.....

NLSD Chairperson Joey McCallum issued an apology Monday.
NLSD Chairperson Joey McCallum issued an apology Monday. submitted photo/Darcy Ahenakew

NLSD chairperson apologizes for busing fiasco in tri-communities

By Derek Cornet
September 24, 2018 - 2:00pm

On behalf of the Northern Lights School Division (NLSD), board of education chairperson Joey McCallum issued an apology Monday for the busing fiasco in the tri-communities this month.

“NLSD apologies for any inconvenience that this might have [had] on the parents,” he said. “We thank the parents, guardians and.....

NorthWinds Bus Lines owner Anne Calladine will be providing services in the tri-communities for NLSD.
NorthWinds Bus Lines owner Anne Calladine will be providing services in the tri-communities for NLSD. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

NorthWinds receives NLSD busing contract for remainder of school year

By Derek Cornet
September 21, 2018 - 5:08pm

NorthWinds Bus Lines Ltd. has once again been contracted by the (NLSD) Northern Lights School Division to provide transportation to students in Air Ronge and La Ronge.

The change will be in effect for the remainder of 2018-2019 school year, according to a media release, with service starting Sept......

The Max Power Ball Fields will be one of the locations for the championships.
The Max Power Ball Fields will be one of the locations for the championships. submitted photo/City of Prince Albert

LLRIB hosting 2019 Youth Softball Championships in Prince Albert

By Derek Cornet
September 21, 2018 - 2:00pm

Prince Albert will be the location of the 2019 Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations Youth Softball Championships thanks to a winning bid by the (LLRIB) Lac La Ronge Indian Band.

The tournament is scheduled to occur Aug. 9 to 11, 2019, at the Max Power Ball Parks and the.....

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