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Highway 1 to be repaved

Motorists may find themselves slowed by construction this summer when travelling west as well as south from Whitewood. One of the four areas announced, Highway...

Winter temperatures just won’t leave

The familiar phrase “In like a lion, out like a lamb” comes to mind this week when we look at the thermometer as well...

Two new doctors for local area hospitals

The two hospitals closest to Whitewood have gained the services of one more doctor. Broadview and Moosomin now have the services of an additional doctor...

Business closed by gas leak

Conexus Credit Union was forced to close its doors for most of the day Feb. 13 after a crew of SaskEnergy workers investigated and...

First Nations to get more control of their education

First Nations communities will get more control of their education system as well as more funding following the announcements made Feb. 7 by Prime...

Skaters make Olympic debut

With a huge sigh of satisfaction, the skating pair of Paige Lawrence from Kennedy and Rudy Sweigers, formerly from Kipling, have now added the...

Hurricane-like winds pummel area

The past few weeks of weather can be described as nothing less than some of the most extremely challenging days so far this winter....

People in RQHR may have been exposed to measles

A disease that has not been a health concern for many years is starting to appear within the health region. The Regina Qu’Appelle Health...

Revitalization project gets $7,500 grant boost

Whitewood Action for Families, a community liaison program, will receive $2550 in funding from the Community Grant Program, a part of the Community Initiatives...

Skating pair pull out of competition

The Skate Canada 2014 Challenge took place in Regina Dec. 4 to 8 and among the 500 skaters who took part were Paige Lawrence,...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

Advance polls open for federal election

With less than two weeks to go until the Oct. 21 federal election, advance polls are now open for anyone wanting to...