Certified For Business

Colin Côté is not your regular hot tub and pool service agent. Fortunately for the hundreds of spa and pool owners in the region, Colin has the experience and qualifications, including power engineering, several trade certifications, and industry training to repair and maintain all aspects of your pool or spa. As the owner of Lac […]

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Empowering Women Entrepreneurs!

Start or Grow Your Rural Small Business Whether you’re just starting out or looking for support to take your business to the next level, there are many challenges along the way, and sometimes it feels like you’re on your own. Flexible Small Business Loans for Women Entrepreneurs Starting at $10,000 Access low-interest loans designed specifically […]

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Plamondon Family Fun Night

Are you looking to spend more quality time with your family and neighbours? Check out Plamondon Family Fun Night at the Plamondon Festival Centre on June 14th (5:30-7:30 PM).  All ages are welcome! There will be a variety of games and activities for everyone to enjoy, including another great meal from the next generation of […]

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Lemonade Day in LLB County Is So Much More Than It Seems

June 18, 2022, will be a busy day for Lac La Biche County with Lemonade Day. This event is a free and fun youth entrepreneurship program that teaches youth, Pre-K to high school, how to start, own and operate their own business.  All participants will set up their lemonade stands in their towns at the […]

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19 Boat Launches In Lac La Biche Region

19 regional boat launches have been added to the Lac La Biche MainStreet Business Directory.   To find out more, visit: https://mainstreetlaclabiche.com/directory/ and search “boat launch”.  Download a printable list at: https://mainstreetlaclabiche.com/publications/

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Plamondon Entrepreneur Still Going Strong

Tracy Lord has packed several careers into a relatively short timeframe. Born and raised in Plamondon, as a 21-year-old, she opened the Rendez-Vous Bakery in her home community, employing 14 people by the time it was sold. In 1996, Tracy moved on from the hospitality industry to start a new career with Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries, […]

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Digital Service Squad To The Rescue

For many small business owners in rural Alberta, the idea of hosting a website or creating a social media presence can be a bit intimidating. Because of this, a good percentage of these businesses choose to do without a digital media presence, putting themselves at a disadvantage when it comes to connecting with customers locally […]

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Grow Your Business Online – Grant Available

As part of the Canada Digital Adoption Program, the Government of Canada has partnered with Business Link and Digital Main Street to deliver the Grow Your Business Online grant to small businesses across the country. Eligible businesses will receive a micro-grant of up to $2,400 to help with the costs related to adopting e-commerce and supported by a network of e-commerce […]

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Business Improvement Program Offered in Lac La Biche County

The Business Improvement Program gives an incentive to local business owners to improve their facade and appearances. It can also be used to introduce new features and amenities that create interest, improve accessibility, enhance safety, and increase vibrancy, transforming places into spaces where people want to spend time. The program grants 20% to approved improvement […]

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