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Northwest School Division has a critical incident stress management team that has been out in Meadow Lake schools today.
Northwest School Division has a critical incident stress management team that has been out in Meadow Lake schools today. file photo/meadowlakeNOW Staff

NWSD brings in counsellors after shooting death

By Kathy Gallant
November 14, 2017 - 5:04pm Updated: November 14, 2017 - 5:45pm

The shooting death of 17-year-old Kegan McCallum has rocked the community of Meadow Lake and counselling is now available for his fellow classmates in the school division. 

Members of the MADD Meadow Lake group are hosting a memorial walk and city hall flag raising on Nov. 13 and Nov. 14 respectively.
Members of the MADD Meadow Lake group are hosting a memorial walk and city hall flag raising on Nov. 13 and Nov. 14 respectively. file photo/meadowlakeNOW Staff

Memorial walk and flag raising to kick off local MADD campaign

By Kathy Gallant
November 10, 2017 - 4:45pm

While Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) holds their Red Ribbon Campaign this time every year, the consequences of impaired driving can impact those affected forever.

Some of the decorations that adorned the tables at the event featured pictures of the family.
Some of the decorations that adorned the tables at the event featured pictures of the family. Kathy Gallant/meadowlakeNOW Staff

M.L. family overjoyed from community support for expensive cancer treatment

By Kathy Gallant
October 25, 2017 - 1:10pm

A local girl struggling with a rare form of cancer is overjoyed with the support she has received from the community, after a fundraiser was held in her honour recently.

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