Lesser Slave River News in Brief

Snowplow Safety Strategies to Keep in Mind

2020-02-14
Snowplow Safety Strategies to Keep in Mind

Snowplow operators serve the MD well during some of the worst weather. It's important that EVERYONE, in...

Your Land. Your Snow.

2020-02-14
Your Land. Your Snow.

A friendly reminder that snow that falls on your property is your responsibility. Please do not push yo...

Get Your Snowplow Flags

2020-02-14
Get Your Snowplow Flags

Each winter, the MD provides residents an opt-in service that allows their driveways to be cleared foll...

Leadercast Live 2020: Positive Disruption!

2020-02-13
Leadercast Live 2020: Positive Disruption!

Disturbance. Disorder. Disarrangement. Many people think these are negatives in the workplace, but Lead...

Get Your Pink Apparel Ready

2020-02-13
Get Your Pink Apparel Ready

Pull out your pink shirt for Pink Shirt Day on February 26 to raise awareness about bullying prevention...

Assessor Inspections Planned

2020-02-12
Assessor Inspections Planned

Over the week of February 17, Accurate Assessment Group will be in the Lesser Slave River area performi...

Chili Cook-off and Family Fun Day

2020-02-11
Chili Cook-off and Family Fun Day

The Canyon Creek Recreation Association will host its annual Chili Cook-off on Sunday, February 16 from...

AB Health Changes Coverage for Seniors Criteria

2020-02-10
AB Health Changes Coverage for Seniors Criteria

Effective March 1, 2020, family members younger than 65 years of age—including spouses and dependants—w...

Important Farmers' Advocate Advisory

2020-02-06
Important Farmers' Advocate Advisory

Farmers’ Advocate Office strongly cautions farmers and ranchers NOT to follow recommendations to “safel...

Showcasing the Talent of our Young Artists

2020-02-05
Showcasing the Talent of our Young Artists

Just prior to Christmas, some very talented young artists from across the MD submitted their artwork fo...

CCRA is Seeking new Members

2020-01-31
CCRA is Seeking new Members

Did you know that if you live in Assineau, Canyon Creek, Widewater, or Wagner, you can be a member of t...

Chamber of Commerce Launches new app: Fan$aves

2020-01-31
Chamber of Commerce Launches new app: Fan$aves

The Slave Lake and District Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the launch of Fan$aves! What is ...

New Website Feature: Regional Crime Map

2020-01-29
New Website Feature: Regional Crime Map

A regional crime map has been added to the Emergency section of the MD website providing an overview of...

Notice of Acclamation

2020-01-13
Notice of Acclamation

The MD is pleased to announce the election by acclamation of Darcie Acton as Councillor for Division 2....

Sewer Systems and Cold Weather Reminder

2020-01-13
Sewer Systems and Cold Weather Reminder

With the cold weather upon us we wish to remind Southshore homeowners to take extra precautions to prot...

Leader Cancels Subscription Service

2020-01-10
Leader Cancels Subscription Service

Due to changing conditions in the newspaper industry, it is no longer feasible for the Lakeside Leader ...

Member-at-Large Vacancies

2020-01-09
Member-at-Large Vacancies

Have some time and expertise to share? Click HERE (/index.php/opportunities/volunteer-opportunities/326...

MD Publishes Winter Edition of Rural Roots

2019-12-18
MD Publishes Winter Edition of Rural Roots

The MD's Agricultural Services department is pleased to announce that the winter edition of Rural Roots...

Junior High Student Leadership Round Up

2019-12-17
Junior High Student Leadership Round Up

MD staff received a very special card from a very special group of kids! Junior high students at Smith ...

MD Waste Facility Schedule

2019-12-13
MD Waste Facility Schedule

Want to know when to dump your trash? Click Here (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Rt5dZxG7kcO4pFsygB1V...

2020 Rugged Real Calendars are Here!

2019-12-05
2020 Rugged & Real Calendars are Here!

The 2020 MD of Lesser Slave River calendar is hot off the press! Each month of the year is accompanied ...

Road Ban Order 2019-88 in Effect

2019-12-05
Road Ban Order 2019-88 in Effect

Road Ban Order No.2019-89 will come into effect as of 10:00 am on Friday, December 6, 2019. This Order ...

MD Utilities Staff Coming to Your Area

2019-10-25
MD Utilities Staff Coming to Your Area

The MD Utilities department will be scheduling visits to households across the region to replace and te...

Peace River Rotary House

2019-10-24
Peace River Rotary House

Peace River Shell Rotary House is conveniently located across the street from the Peace River Community...

Weed Alert: Watch for This Weed

2019-09-27
Weed Alert: Watch for This Weed

Jimsonweed, also known as Devil’s Trumpet, is a tall, bushy annual herb that has been introduced most l...

Ag-Plastic Pilot Program – Multi-Partner Submission Selected...

2019-09-11
Ag-Plastic Pilot Program – Multi-Partner Submission Selected

Barrhead, September 4, 2019 – Multi-partner submission including the County of Barrhead, Westlock Count...

Flashing Red: School Kids Ahead

2019-08-26
Flashing Red: School Kids Ahead

Safer roads start with you! We urge motorists to drive attentively, watch for pedestrians and heed scho...

Notice: Stolen Construction Signage

2019-08-16
Notice: Stolen Construction Signage

If you help the MD locate stolen road construction signage or otherwise prevent further incidents of th...

2019 Rugged Real Post-Secondary Scholarship Recipients

2019-08-15
2019 Rugged & Real Post-Secondary Scholarship Recipients

The three recipients of this year's Rugged Real Scholarship are: Dorica Walsh who is taking the Labo...

AHS Seeks Advisory Council Members

2019-07-24
 AHS Seeks Advisory Council Members

The Lesser Slave Lake Health Advisory Council is currently recruiting new members. This is a great oppo...

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Snowplow Safety Strategies to Keep in Mind

2020-02-14
Snowplow Safety Strategies to Keep in Mind

Snowplow operators serve the MD well during some of the worst weather. It's important that EVERYONE, in...

Your Land. Your Snow.

2020-02-14
Your Land. Your Snow.

A friendly reminder that snow that falls on your property is your responsibility. Please do not push yo...

Get Your Snowplow Flags

2020-02-14
Get Your Snowplow Flags

Each winter, the MD provides residents an opt-in service that allows their driveways to be cleared foll...

Leadercast Live 2020: Positive Disruption!

2020-02-13
Leadercast Live 2020: Positive Disruption!

Disturbance. Disorder. Disarrangement. Many people think these are negatives in the workplace, but Lead...

Get Your Pink Apparel Ready

2020-02-13
Get Your Pink Apparel Ready

Pull out your pink shirt for Pink Shirt Day on February 26 to raise awareness about bullying prevention...

Assessor Inspections Planned

2020-02-12
Assessor Inspections Planned

Over the week of February 17, Accurate Assessment Group will be in the Lesser Slave River area performi...

Chili Cook-off and Family Fun Day

2020-02-11
Chili Cook-off and Family Fun Day

The Canyon Creek Recreation Association will host its annual Chili Cook-off on Sunday, February 16 from...

AB Health Changes Coverage for Seniors Criteria

2020-02-10
AB Health Changes Coverage for Seniors Criteria

Effective March 1, 2020, family members younger than 65 years of age—including spouses and dependants—w...

Important Farmers' Advocate Advisory

2020-02-06
Important Farmers' Advocate Advisory

Farmers’ Advocate Office strongly cautions farmers and ranchers NOT to follow recommendations to “safel...

Showcasing the Talent of our Young Artists

2020-02-05
Showcasing the Talent of our Young Artists

Just prior to Christmas, some very talented young artists from across the MD submitted their artwork fo...

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Lesser Slave River by the Numbers

10,076

Square Kilometers

3,074

Residents

1,534

Dwellings

10

Municipal Departments

Meet Your Reeve and Councillors

Reeve Kerik

  

Murray Kerik / Reeve

Councillor Esau

  

Robert Esau / Division 1 Councillor

Sandra Melzer

  

Sandra Melzer / Division 1 Councillor

Councillor Rosche

  

Brian Rosche / Division 2 Councillor

Becky Peiffer

  

Becky Peiffer / Division 1 Councillor

Jeff Commins

  

Jeff Commins / Division 2 Councillor

Councillor Pearson

  

Brad Pearson / Division 2 Councillor

MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. 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.

General Contact Info

 info (@) mdlsr.ca
 780.849.4888
 1.866.449.4888
 780.849.4939

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