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Kindersley Fire Department Dispatched Twice Within Hours

Members of the Kindersley Fire and Rescue Brigade were dispatched for two separate incidents on Monday. The first was for a CO alarm in Flaxcombe. The home owner was contacted and everyone was out of…

July 17th Kindersley Town Council Meeting

A number of discussions that took place at the July 17th Kindersley Town Council meeting. Mayor Rob Perkins and Chief Administrative Assistant Bernie Morton with the town council spoke with Brent…

STC's Annual Report Shows Big Losses & an Increased Ratio of Rural Passengers

The Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC) has released their 2016-17 Annual Report, showing a loss of $34.2 million in the Saskatchewan Crown bus company's final year of operation. STC's…

Rosetown Aquatic Centre Promotes Drowning Prevention Day

National Drowning Prevention Week is held every third week during July, and is promoted throughout all of Canada through swimming pools and leisure centres. The Rosetown Aquatic Centre welcomed the…

Private Owners Purchase Rosetown Airport From The Town

The Rosetown Airport has recently been purchased by local investors for $30,000, subject to completion of a final sales agreement. Several weeks ago, town councilors approved the transaction and is…

SaskTel reports increase in profits as private partnership remains a possibility

Despite an uncertain future for SaskTel's partial ownership plans, the company demonstrated a profitable 2016-2017 fiscal year. In a report released earlier this week, the Crown corporation reported…

Outlook Teen Still Missing

The search for a missing teenager continues. Justin Warwaruk of Outlook went missing Sunday night. He was last seen swimming in the South Saskatchewan River near the Fred Heal Canoe Launch. Rescue…

Gastrointestinal Outbreak in Wilkie and District Health Care Centre

An outbreak of gastrointestinal illness has been declared for the Wilkie and District Health Centre - Long Term Care. This outbreak was declared July 17th. Samples have been sent to a lab to identify…

Eston's Recycling Program Expands

The Town of Eston's curbside pickup and Recycle Centre are now accepting additional recyclable plastics. All recycling numbered one through seven is now accepted by the Town's recycling program which…

Demand for power rising as Sask. breaks summer peak power use record

July has proven to be a hot month once again as temperatures have consistently remained in the 20s and the radiating sun has provided dry conditions. That is why it comes to no surprise when…

Truck and Trailer Theft in Biggar

Biggar RCMP are investigating a theft of a truck, trailer and skid steer from the 300 block of 5 Avenue West in Biggar. The theft occurred sometime between 10:00 p.m. on July 12 and 5:00 a.m. on July…
Karmen Simonson

Dinsmore Graduate Earns Prestigious Scholarship

Karmen Simonson Karmen Simonson of Dinsmore is one of two recipients of a prestigious scholarship awarded by Acadia University. The scholarship is the Arthur Irving Scholarship in Environmental…

Unity, Wilkie, and Macklin RCMP Reports for July 11-17

Unity RCMP Detachment It was a busy week for the Unity Detachment. They had two traffic complaints and three false alarms. Members of the detachment are currently investigating an incident of an…
Dr. Torr

Effects of Poor Air Quality with Dr. Torr

Dr. David TorrSaskatchewan has been under a special air quality statement due to smoke blowing in from British Columbia. Residents should be wary of spending too much time outside, as the smoke can…

New Cougar and Bear Trapping Seasons Start this Fall

With cougar and bear populations expanding into southern Saskatchewan, trapping seasons have been set for this fall. The cougar season runs October 15 to March 15. Hunting free-range cougars is…

Fire ban issued for provincial parks

Very dry conditions in Saskatchewan this month have caused a bit of a problem for campers who were hoping to enjoy campfires during their vacation. A fire ban has been issued for multiple provincial…

Special air quality statement for west central Sask.

Forest fires in British Columbia will be affecting residents in Saskatchewan over the next several hours. Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement for communities in the province…

Alsask Pool Grand Opening

The village of Alsask and the RM of Milton have combined together to host the grand reopening of the Alsask Pool. The pool was built almost 50 years ago and has been an excellent source of fun and…

Anti Carbon Tax Coalition

A coalition has been formed to fight against the imposing of a federal carbon tax. The tax is set to start at $10 per tonne of carbon emissions in 2018, rising to $50 per tonne in 2022. Current…

Safety while Camping

Over 2000 calls for rescue are made each year from campsites across the country. They include calls from all ages and for all kinds of reasons. Be safe this year. Make a list of things you will need.…

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13 May 2017 1:00 pm - 30 July 2017 1:00 pm

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16 May 2017 6:00 pm - 05 September 2017 6:00 pm

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30 May 2017 6:00 pm - 29 August 2017 6:00 pm

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30 May 2017 6:00 pm - 29 August 2017 6:00 pm

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30 May 2017 6:00 pm - 29 August 2017 6:00 pm

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