Archive : ' Municipality of Red Lake'

Red Lake council approves $20M budget, 3.5 per cent net tax increase

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The 2015 Red Lake municipal budget, which council approved at a special meeting on April 28, spells out total expenditures of $20,030,930 and a net tax increase of 3.5 per cent to the [...]

Happy Canada Day 2014!

Despite the less than ideal weather, the Red Lake area Canada Day festivities were well attended. The events were moved from Rahill Beach to the Cochenour Hall. It was a day of fun for the family. [...]

Could Red Lake’s existing clinic become a money-maker?

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Red Lake council has accepted a recommendation from the Community Healthcare Committee not to accept any of the three proposals put forth for future use of the existing Red Lake Medical Centre. Committee [...]

Sod turned at new clinic site

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE A crowd of medical associates, hospital staff, municipal staff and councilors, and Goldcorp employees gathered last week for an official sod-turning ceremony to signify the imminent construction of the new medical clinic. The [...]

The Technicipality of Red Lake

By Lindsay Briscoe “The Patricia Players are going to have a field day with this,” I heard someone say at the Municipality of Red Lake’s regular council meeting last week. Knowing the Patricia Players’ history of [...]