News tips, events or if you wish to advertise online please contact:

Pat Healey, Reporter/Marketing/Editor

Enfield, N.S. B2T 1C9


The Laker is a community news website serving from Oakfield to Waverley, including Fall River, Beaver Bank, Wellington, and Windsor Junction, with select news from East Hants.

About us

The area that is served by The Laker features a number of key demographics, including urban commuters, families, seniors, young professionals, and more. This eclectic community is represented online in The Laker, with regular content on community leaders, movers and shakers, happenings and concerns facing this area.

The Laker has a commitment to cover what residents in the Lakes region need to know, from concerns in the community to the outstanding citizenship that shapes the culture of this special region of the province.

We are owned and operated by Pat Healey, who was previously a reporter at The Laker print paper before the company that owned them folded it and its sister paper The Weekly Press on Jan. 6, 2020.

The Laker News relaunched as online only by Healey with the help of two business investors (who rather remain in the background) on March 30, 2020.

Latest Posts

Translate ยป