Dylan’s Things To Do

Waste Reduction Weeks Offers Opportunities for Personal and Economic Growth Starting Monday, October 18, 2021, Waste Reduction Week will take place throughout Lac La Biche County. This week-long event highlights and promotes environmental awareness and sustainability in our community.  Lac La Biche County is well known for its beautiful scenery and wildlife, enticing people to […]

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The One Stop Bannock Shop

You may have seen a food truck, The One Stop Bannock Shop, around town or at a social gathering or event in the region.  Although this food truck is relatively new, the catering business itself started in the mid-1980s. Family Tradition Continues Current owner and operator Crystal Atkinson from the Buffalo Lake Métis Settlement speaks […]

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Dylan’s Things To Do

Growing up in the Lac La Biche region, I often heard people say, “there’s nothing to do in LLB.” While the statement is still one I hear, I no longer agree with it. Since I started working at our local Community Futures office, some of my responsibilities include creating content for the MainStreet Lac La […]

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Fishing For Our History

The story of Lac La Biche is familiar to some, but our rich history would prove worthy of a PBS mini-series for many young people and new faces to the community. In the coming months, the Pelican will offer a small glimpse from our past and hopefully encourage a few of our readers to find […]

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Churchill Park Community Facility- A Jewel In The Crown

Looking for a unique location to host a meeting or special event? Look no further than our very own Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park. The Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park Community Facility opened in 2019 on Long Island and is truly a hidden gem in our region. The facility can host a variety of day […]

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Alberta Jobs Now

Businesses and non-profits can apply for funding to reduce the cost of hiring and training Albertans for new jobs. The Alberta Jobs Now program will provide up to $370 million to help private and non-profit businesses with job supports to get thousands of Albertans back to work. Employers can apply for funding to offset the […]

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According to Gene… Start Retirement Today!

 We talked about succession planning last month, but let’s use the word retirement this time. It’s something almost every one of us aspires to – having both the time and money to enjoy life. Unfortunately, if you are a business owner and your business can’t be sold, you may not realize that dream, at least […]

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Putting Safety On The Map

When John Kokotilo speaks about being the Regional Fire Chief for Lac La Biche County, it is very apparent that he takes pride in his team and their work. However, it may surprise you that there is much more to his job than first comes to mind. SIX COUNTY FIRE STATIONS There are five districts […]

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AQUATICS CENTRE CONCEPT PLAN SURVEY

The survey is open till October 12, 2021 Thank you to the community of Lac La Biche County for providing input and ideas towards this exciting project. We have listened and the proposed Concept Plan reflects your ideas. The Aquatics Centre will be a community and social hub for Lac La Biche County that meets […]

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