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Council discusses where flood improvements needed

Now that the water levels are subsiding in the Town of Whitewood, the members of Town Council have been discussing areas that can be...

New fines are set for sump pump drainage

If you are running your sump pump hose into your floor drain or into the town sewer system by any means, the Town of...

Round & Crooked Lakes Devastated

There was nothing but carnage everywhere along Grenfell Beach on Crooked Lake on Saturday night (July 5) after a tornado passed through the beach...

Recovery centres set up to help flood victims

The storm has passed, many areas received a large amount of destruction, the lakes have started to recede and people are now starting to...

Man assaults Moosomin officers during cocaine bust

Thanks to a tip from someone who was unsure about a strange vehicle five kilometres east of Moosomin, the RCMP were able to apprehend...

Flooded – Town hit with over 225 (9 inches) of rain in 48 hours

With 225 millimetres (or 9 inches) of rain falling on Whitewood from Saturday evening until Monday morning, it became evident quite quickly that the...

Businesses go above and beyond during local storm

It turned out that last Sunday and then Canada Day were not a holiday for everyone. Many local, provincial and federal offices were kept...

Man falls from roof clearing snow

A Whitewood man sustained serious injuries after falling from the roof of his house while clearing snow. Now that warm weather has arrived and the...

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...

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