Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

Free Virtual Counselling Sessions

Starting October 1, 2020, until March 31, 2021, appointments will be available Monday through Saturday from 8am to 8pm.

Free Pick-up and Delivery Services for Residents

The MD is helping our vulnerable residents get the items they need during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Smith Resident Recipient of Northern Lights Award

August 31, Lesser Slave River’s Sheila Willis was recognized as a Northern Lights Volunteer Recognition Award recipient for modifying her heritage and travel app to help truck drivers and couriers find amenities during COVID.

MD Encourages Virtual Garage Sales

In view of ongoing Provincial Health Orders restricting physical distancing and mass gatherings, the MD is asking residents to consider virtual options for this year’s garage and yard sale season.

Canyon Creek Campground Closed for the Season

While many regional campgrounds reopened June 1 in alignment with the Government of Alberta’s staged relaunch strategy, the Canyon Creek Campground will remain closed for the season in regard for public safety due to COVID-19 restrictions, and due to necessary maintenance and construction.

Community Pick-up Points Established for Leader

Due to changing conditions in the newspaper industry, it is no longer feasible for the Lakeside Leader to support mail-out subscriptions of its weekly newspaper.

Welcome to Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton lies the remarkable region of Lesser Slave River. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound.

Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

Reeve Murray Kerik
Municipal District of Lesser Slave River no. 124

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