Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

Alberta has moved to Step 2 of the Path Forward

A roadmap has been developed to help Albertans understand how restrictions will be eased in steps over the coming months.

2021 Dust Control Program Applications due March 31

A friendly reminder that the deadline for dust control applications is 4:30pm on Wednesday March 31, 2021.

Alberta Wildfire Season Began March 1

Starting March 1, all burning activities in Alberta’s Forest Protection Area, excluding campfires, will require a fire permit.

Considering Running for MD Council?

The municipal general election will be held October 18, 2021. Nominations for Councillors will be accepted by the Returning Officer until 12:00pm on Monday, September 20, 2021.

Be a Responsible Pet Owner

Animal ownership is encouraged and welcomed within the MD; however, strong emphasis is placed on responsible ownership of animals.

Free Business Workshop Series: Mental Health & Entrepreneurs

Business owners are encouraged to take part in a series of free workshop sessions in March that focus on mental health and wellbeing for entrepreneurs.

Important COVID-19 Protocol Reminder

Feeling sick? You need call Alberta 811 for advice and instructions BEFORE heading to the hospital.

Virtual Networking with Greener Pastures Ranching

Join the free virtual networking sessions on Wednesday nights from 6pm until 7:30pm.

Virtual Workshop Series: Getting Into Retail

Learn what it takes to be successful selling into the retail food market.

Smith Skating Rink a Labour of Love

Amidst our daily routines, it can be easy to overlook those whose acts of goodwill enrich our community in simple yet important ways. MD staff and Council wish to hit pause to acknowledge Debbie Parsons for being one of these folks.

United Way Emergency Fund

The United Way Emergency Fund is a once in a lifetime fund that provides Albertans in the United Way Northwest Region financial assistance in extraordinary circumstances not covered by other emergency funding.

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