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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 received by RCMP and provincial government

By Derek Cornet
September 25, 2018 - 5:00pm Updated: September 26, 2018 - 10:33am

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.

Synergy Five Investments LP is opening stores in North Battleford, Warman and Yorkton.
Synergy Five Investments LP is opening stores in North Battleford, Warman and Yorkton. File photo/meadowlakeNOW Staff

First Nations company set to open pot shops in six months

By Derek Cornet
July 17, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: July 17, 2018 - 2:56pm

With recreational marijuana set to become officially legalized Oct. 17, Synergy Five Investments LP CEO Sean Willy said he is excited to see First Nations entering an emerging industry.

Danis Goulet now lives in Toronto, but was born and raised in La Ronge.
Danis Goulet now lives in Toronto, but was born and raised in La Ronge. submitted photo/Danis Goulet

'It should say to everyone that our stories matter': La Ronge filmmaker joins Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

By Derek Cornet
July 6, 2018 - 5:00pm

A filmmaker from La Ronge will have a pivotal impact in Hollywood after being invited to join the ranks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River NDP MP Georgina Jolibois waves to constituents in her riding.
Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River NDP MP Georgina Jolibois waves to constituents in her riding. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

MP hopes National Indigenous Peoples Day becomes stat in 2019

By Derek Cornet
June 21, 2018 - 12:00pm

With National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrations underway across Canada today, Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River NDP MP Georgina Jolibois said she hopes 2018 is the last year before it becomes a statutory holiday.

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