Recent News and Updates

July 4, 2015 - Highway Closure

Please be advised that highway 754 has been closed at highway 88. Due to heavy smoke and extremely poor visibility, traffic is not being permitted through at this time. It is undetermined how long the closure will be in effect, however an update will be provided later this afternoon. RCMP and AB Transportation thank you for your patience. -> Click here to read more


July 3, 2015 - RCMP News Release

July 3, 2015 News release from the Slave Lake RCMP -> Click here to read more


July 3, 2015 - Wildfire Update *AIR QUALITY*

At this time winds from the northwest are causing smoke from wildfires in High Level and the Northwest Territories to drift into the Slave Lake Wildfire Management Area. Anyone with health concerns should check the Alberta Health Services website or call 811 for 24/7 health advise from health link Alberta. For a smoke forecast map please visit Wildfire Smoke Forecasts for Western Canada -> Click here to read more


July 3, 2015 - Wildfire Update *EXTREME*

With strong and gusty winds expected Friday, the wildfire hazard will be EXTREME for the Slave Lake Wildfire Management Area. Use extreme caution while out enjoying our forests and report wildfires immediately by calling 310-FIRE (3473). The forests are very dry and under windy conditions a wildfire will spread very quickly. -> Click here to read more


June 24, 2015 - Wildfire Update

The warm weather is quickly drying up the rain and has caused the wildfire hazard to climb in the Slave Lake Wildfire Management Area. For today, the wildfire hazard is MODERATE to HIGH. The wildfire hazard is HIGH for the following communities; East Prairie, High Prairie, Peavine, Kinuso, Faust, Peerless Lake, Trout Lake, Wabasca, Sandy Lake and Fawcette Lake. -> Click here to read more


June 24, 2015 - Regional Wellness Scholarship

The Tri-Council Regional Wellness Partnership Grant, The Partnership Grant is for wellness projects being led by 3 or more agencies, groups, not - for profits, businesses, and/or the municipal government in the Tri-Council Region. -> Click here to read more


June 24, 2015 - Power Outage

There will be a planned outage on June 24th that will start at 8:00 am till 3:00 pm, there are approximately 350 residential customers in the SW quadrant of Slave Lake (from 6th ave to 12 ave and extending to Caribou Trail SW) that will be affected. The outage is required to complete system upgrades.June 24, 2015 - Power Outage -> Click here to read more


June 23, 2015 - Free Dog Tags

Free Dog Tag Day, July 4, 2015 Starts at 12:00pm. Come and Register your dog for free. At the Animal Rescue: Treatz R Uz. Address: 1-505 1A street SE. -> Click here to read more



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