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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...

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...

Provincial News

Firearm discharged during armed robbery in Cupar

On January 22, 2022 at approximately 7:30 p.m., Southey RCMP received a report of an armed robbery at a business on Stanley Street in Cupar,...