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Tag Archives: Lac La Biche

Lac La Biche County tears down homeless camp

Lac La Biche County tore down a homeless encampment on April 22, citing the Community Standards Bylaw. According to the County, the land it is on has become unsightly and a nuisance property. Around 10:00 a.m. this morning, the sound of chainsaws could be heard in downtown Lac La Biche …

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Municipalities make plans for spring clean up initiatives

Fees charged at County of St. Paul transfer stations for the removal of freon from old appliances will be waived during May as part of the annual spring cleanup initiative. Normally there is a $20 fee for freon removal. Freon is a gas commonly used in refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners …

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Victim Services Unit receives funding from Lac La Biche County

A funding request from the Lac La Biche Victim Services Unit (VSU) to continue to assist victims of crime was approved by Lac La Biche County. On April 6, elected officials passed the decision to approve $12,000 from the Community Development Fund for the organization which will help support volunteers …

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Lac La Biche RCMP investigate arson of parked vehicle

The RCMP need your help to solve a recent vehicle fire. According to an RCMP news release, “On April 6, at 3:53 a.m., Lac La Biche RCMP responded to a vehicle fire on 103 Avenue near McArthur Park in Lac La Biche.” When police arrived they observed a parked black …

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Plywood and OSB sheeting triples in price over six months

Construction and renovation costs are increasing in 2021 thanks to a resin shortage that is impacting the lumber market. According to PlasticsToday, the collective inventory of the resins are at their lowest recorded levels with “just 17 days of monthly sales, and that was before the Houston storm shuttered 85% …

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