Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan

What is Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan known for?


canadian community

industries all support Meadow Lake which boasted seven grain elevators in 1955. Meadow Lake was processing three million bushels of grain in 1953, the highest amount for a single Canadian community. Currently the city's heavy industry is dominated by the primary forestry industry and related service companies, including trucking and forestry management companies. The forest companies include NorSask Forest Products Inc., Meadow Lake Mechanical Pulp Ltd


partnership

. and the Meadow Lake OSB Limited Partnership. Support industries include Mistik Management and various privately held trucking companies. Meadow Lake acts as a business hub in its local area, providing services for the smaller surrounding communities of Dorintosh and Rapid View and surrounding reserves including the Flying Dust First Nation and the Eagles Lake reserve. A major component of the Meadow Lake economy is the First Nation communities and their relative success. The Flying Dust First

Nation, which directly borders the town, owns and operates many of the city's most profitable industries, including direct ownership of NorSask Forest Products Inc., a portion of the Meadow Lake OSB Partnership, stakes in local trucking and service companies, and a sizeable farming operation which is currently limited to leasing the vast amounts of local property they own or have title on. The community’s agricultural community is also sizeable, including both cereal production and ranching

Meadow Lake CBC Radio One public (public broadcasting) news talk (talk radio) - - CJNS-FM 0 102.3 FM Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan) Rawlco Radio country (country music) - - CJCQ-FM-1 (CJCQ-FM) 0 104.5 FM Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan) Northwestern Radio Partnership (Rawlco Communications) adult


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in the north.


community radio

Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan), La Ronge (La Ronge, Saskatchewan), Meadow Lake No. 588 (Meadow Lake No. 588, Saskatchewan), La Loche (La Loche, Saskatchewan) - CJLR-FM-7 (CJLR-FM) 00 89.9 FM Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan) MBC Radio First Nations community radio - - CBKM (CBK (AM)) 00 98.5 FM Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan

contemporary - - CFDM-FM 0 105.7 FM Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan) CFDM Radio First nations community radio - - Meadow Lake Airport (Saskatchewan) CYLJ YLJ Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan), Saskatchewan - Started in 1946 by Ed Rawlinson (1912–1992), a Saskatchewan resident born in Qu'Appelle (Qu'Appelle, Saskatchewan), it became one of Canada’s most successful broadcasting companies


related service

industries all support Meadow Lake which boasted seven grain elevators in 1955. Meadow Lake was processing three million bushels of grain in 1953, the highest amount for a single Canadian community. Currently the city's heavy industry is dominated by the primary forestry industry and related service companies, including trucking and forestry management companies. The forest companies include NorSask Forest Products Inc., Meadow Lake Mechanical Pulp Ltd


prominent radio

. Rawlinson had a fascination for radio broadcasting, and in 1946 he purchased CKBI (CKBI (AM)) in Prince Albert (Prince Albert, Saskatchewan), and soon after became chairman of his own company, Rawlco Communications. The company has since acquired prominent radio and television stations in Prince Albert, North Battleford, Meadow Lake (Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan), Saskatoon, Regina (Regina, Saskatchewan), Edmonton and Calgary. * Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan Meadow Lake


work news

of Education programs are offered by the University of Regina. In the spring of 2005, the Government of Saskatchewan invested CA$ (Canadian dollar)41,000 to upgrade the roof at Jonas Samson Junior High School.


partnership support

. and the Meadow Lake OSB Limited Partnership. Support industries include Mistik Management and various privately held trucking companies. Meadow Lake acts as a business hub in its local area, providing services for the smaller surrounding communities of Dorintosh and Rapid View and surrounding reserves including the Flying Dust First Nation and the Eagles Lake reserve. A major component of the Meadow Lake economy is the First Nation communities and their relative success. The Flying Dust First


major agricultural

operations. The most pristine agricultural lands are closest to the city, whereas the surrounding areas become less suitable for farming and more amenable to ranching as you progress north Canadian Shield or east to the St. Cyr Hills. The city boasts one stockyard and two major agricultural equipment dealers. The community is home to the SaskPower Meadow Lake Power Station. The community is 40&nbsp;km southeast of Meadow Lake Provincial Park. Education Meadow Lake is served

Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan

'''Meadow Lake''' is a city located in north west Saskatchewan, Canada about north of North Battleford. title Driving Directions from North Battlefor, SK, CA to Meadow Lake, SK, CA publisher MapQuest, Inc. url http: www.mapquest.com maps?1c North+Battleford&1s SK&2c Meadow+Lake&2s SK accessdate 2009-09-09 On November 9, 2009, it officially became Saskatchewan's 14th city. author Government of Saskatchewan title Meadow Lake Becomes Saskatchewan's 14th City url http: gov.sk.ca news?newsId e523f362-175c-4276-90a2-1d72c5e5eeb3 accessdate 2009-08-31

Meadow Lake is the main business centre in northwest Saskatchewan and serves the many towns and villages as a regional shopping centre. It is the second-largest community in Saskatchewan's Census Division No. 17 (Division No. 17, Saskatchewan), after Saskatchewan's portion of the interprovincial city of Lloydminster. Incorporated as a city on November 9, 2009, Meadow Lake became the 14th city in Saskatchewan. The city borders the Rural Municipality of Meadow Lake No. 588 (Meadow Lake No. 588, Saskatchewan) and the Flying Dust First Nation No. 105 (Flying Dust First Nation) reserve (Indian reserve)s.

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