2019 Rugged & Real Post-Secondary Scholarship Recipients


The three recipients of this year's Rugged & Real Scholarship are:  Dorica Walsh who is taking the Laboratory and X-Ray Technology Combined program at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology; Michael Vance who is studying Natural Resources Technology program at the Portage College; and Zoey Pearson who is taking Forest Technology at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. We wish our young recipients the very best in their studies!


Member-at-Large Vacancy


Every October, Council holds an Organizational meeting and appoints Councillors and Members-at- Large to represent the Municipal District on various organizations within our region. Most appointments are for a one year term. This October, we are looking for residents to represent the Municipal District on the following boards:


AHS Seeks Advisory Council Members


The Lesser Slave Lake Health Advisory Council is currently recruiting new members. This is a great opportunity for interested area citizens to provide input on local and regional health.


Hwy 44's Rural Roots Farmers Market


Highway 44's Rural Roots Farmers Market is situated in the perfect location for travelers coming from Athabasca, Slave lake, Westlock and a number of local lakes/ tourism destinations. We bounce between the two hamlets of Fawcett and Flatbush on Highway 44.


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.

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