Firefighters busy over long weekend

Tammy Petford ( center left), Speech and Language Pathologist at Whitewood School and Colleen Umpherville, principal, were more than pleased to accept the donation for an audiometer which was given on behalf of the Whitewood Elks’ Lodge by Wolfgang Sawatzki (left) and Everrette Thompson (right).

The Fort Qu’Appelle Volunteer Fire Department was busy over the May long weekend. Firefighters assisted with a STARS landing where the air ambulance needed to make an inter-hospital transfer for a patient on Friday, May 19. Saturday was quiet but on Sunday there were four emergency calls. The first was…