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Farmer’s Market opens for a summer of freshness

About a dozen vendors had stalls set up at the Fort Qu’Appelle and district Farmer’s Market that got off to a slow start last...

Fire destroys homes at Standing Buffalo

A member of the family surveys the still-smouldering ruins of a prairie fire that ripped through five buildings on the Standing Buffalo First Nation...

MNP audit finds no fraud, leaves questions

The Myers Norris Penny audit of the sale of 50 parcels of land around and including the old Indian hospital property in Fort Qu’Appelle...

Legion’s missing cannon found rotting in the woods

When the historic First World War German field cannon was removed from its cement platform next to the Legion Hall in Fort Qu’Appelle several...

Young scientists use traditional knowledge in exhibits

Young Indigenous students enrolled in science classes at schools in the File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council area had more than a thing or two...

Greenhouses nearly ready for gardening season

The ground is thawing. Gardening season is here. U & K Greenhouses, on the highway between Lebret and Indian Head, and the Fox Green House...

Cleaning ditches helps man cleanse his soul

Bert Leonard Whiteman chopped his braids off and shaved his head in preparation for a healing walk along the roads that run around Echo...

Practice, practice, practice pays off for pianists

“You’ve worked so hard at the piano at home, it’s nice to get out of a private practicing area and get to play for...

Olympic athlete pumps up kids with her story

Olympian Brigette Lacquette says her career, like everyone else’s, has had its ups and downs, but winning a silver medal with the Canadian Women’s...

Crop of potholes is sprouting in streets and highways

Each spring, road crews begin repairs to the scarred pavement, and the potholes return. “The asphalt is still frozen, we have to wait until things...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

Firefighters now covered for cancer under WCB

Starting November 15, professional and volunteer firefighters will be able to access Workers’ Compensation coverage for six additional cancers.  In addition, an amendment will...