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Local groups receive $69,000 in grants

Groups and organizations in seven local communities have received more than $69,000 in funding through the latest round of charitable game grants. In total,...

Building permits hit six year high at $13.5 million

City’s success comes at a cost to the downtown area Building permits in Melville hit a six year high in 2020, according to figures released...

New Home Centre to open April 12

Prairie Co-op in Melville After eight years of planning and almost a year of construction, Prairie Co-op is set to open its brand new 20,000...

All Prairie Valley schools moving to online learning beginning March 29

Prairie Valley School Division’s Sr. Administration and Board have made the decision to transition ALL PVSD schools temporarily to online learning for March 29 through April...

PVSD closes schools in Wolseley and Indian Head until after Easter Break; Vibank class...

Schools in Wolseley and Indian Head have been moved to online learning until after Easter Break following the confirmation of positive tests of COVID-19...

Melville receives first of its kind designation

BDO Zone ‘A’ rating will help attract bio-based market development to the city The City of Melville has received a first of its kind North...

Prairie Co-op makes Sask. Top 100 business list

The success of several co-ops have been recognized by SaskBusiness Magazine which published their annual Top 100 Companies in Saskatchewan by revenue. Included on...

Pipestone auction lost to fire

A massive fire destroyed a Manitoba auction barn earlier this week that is co-owned and operated by Whitewood Livestock’s Rhett Parks.Pipestone Livestock, which is...

New doctor arrives to work in city

Melville has attracted a fourth doctor to the community that will help fill a void and improve access to family physicians.Dr. Tehmina Chattha arrived...

Firefighters respond to nursing home

Frozen pipe sets off ceiling sprinkler and fire alarm in long term care facility Whitewood Fire Department (WFD) was called to the Whitewood Community Health...

Provincial News

First responders to receive vaccine through mobile vaccination units

Saskatchewan's vaccine delivery plan will begin to target first responders through mobile vaccination units once current priority populations are complete.  Currently, mobile vaccination units...