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Incentives being offered on unsold subdivision lots

Whitewood passes motion to allow more than $15,000 in tax exceptions in first five years A proposal was passed...

Dangerous intersection claims life

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) were only minutes away but it was not enough to save the life of a 62-year-old man from...

Boy frightened when strangers try to lure him

Broadview RCMP are investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle in Whitewood after a young boy became frightened when a strange vehicle...

House fire deemed to be arson

A man was arrested for arson following a fire on Ochapowace First Nation last week that saw a home completely destroyed by fire. At around...

Town to build world’s largest curling broom

Whitewood will soon begin construction on what they hope will be the world’s largest curling broom. A group of enthusiastic community members decided that the...

Plastic bags no longer accepted with recycables

Effective immediately, your plastic bags, wraps and containers labeled No. 1 are no longer accepted in the recyclable (blue) bins. Loraas Disposal has sent notification...

Whitewood student places in top 10 for project

Provincial Heritage Fair Connor Francis, a student at Whitewood School, was the youngest winner of the Top Ten Projects in the Provincial Heritage Fair May...

Whitewood/Chacachas night rodeo to kick off on Saturday

Whitewood/Chacachas Night Rodeo is this Saturday, June 15, starting at 5 p.m. at the Whitewood Rodeo Grounds just east of town. There are 10 events...

Climate change activist taking message to Ottawa

Ann Cognito and dog riding self-propelled scooter from Calgary to Ottawa A solitary woman and her dog are travelling by a self-propelled scooter from Calgary...

Local horseshoe club welcoming residents to come out and play

People of all ages invited to try out popular sport Every Tuesday evening the clang of metal striking on metal can be heard as the...

Provincial News

Scheer comments on Ethics Commissioner ruling

The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, released the following statement regarding the Ethics Commissioner’s ruling...