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Farmers & Friends donate $80,000 in 13 communities

The Whitewood Farmers and Friends Bonspiel committee handed out $80,000 in grant funding earlier this week to 35 projects in 13 communities. The money...

Whitewood to host Grey Cup; wins $25,000

Richardson Pioneer ‘Rider Nation’ Celebration The Grey Cup is coming to Whitewood and Fort Qu’Appelle later this year as part of this year’s Richardson Pioneer...

‘Double Feature’ drama that delights audience

Kipling School Drama Club performs The Kipling School Drama Club’s two performances of Pat Cook’s Saturday Night at the Drive-in Movie last weekend proved to...

Borderland sales reach $82 million

Annual General Meeting It was a record year for Borderland Co-op following the merger of Hometown and Borderland Co-ops in October 2021.The 84th annual general...

Busy summer ahead with local events

Following two years of lock downs due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is shaping up to be a busy summer ahead with a wide...

Wildlife rescue evolves into training / recovery

An attempted rescue of a deer that had fallen through the ice at West End on Round Lake turned into a recovery and training...

SGI providing $5.6 million to volunteer fire departments

A first of its kind program in Canada will see SGI invest $5.6 million to train and equip volunteer firefighters who respond to vehicle...

Fire protection agreement under examination

The City of Melville is reviewing its fire protection agreement with the Melville & District Fire Protection Association and is proposing changes to the...

City ponders food waste pilot program

A presentation was made to Melville city council about a pilot program designed to help divert food waste from the landfill. If implemented, the...

64-team bonspiel sets new fundraising record

Farmers and Friends After a two year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 5th Annual Farmers and Friends Bonspiel in Whitewood was held last...

Provincial News

Untreated sewer bypass warning issued for Whitewood, Stockholm and Rocanville

The communities of Whitewood, Stockholm, Rocanville, Saskatoon, Weyburn and Sedley Whitewood and their surrounding areas recently received heavy rainfall in a short period of...