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Dwayne Reeve retiring at end of school year

Having spent the first 14 years of his 30-year career at Whitewood School, Dwayne Reeve, director of education for the Good Spirit School Division,...

Orioles fall to Cougars 4-3 in O.T.

The Whitewood Orioles had their big home opener Nov. 21 where they took on the Bredenbury Cougars. The Orioles put up a competitive game...

Awareness walk held on Ochapowace First Nation

Drug and Alcohol Abuse. We all know of someone or heard about someone going down a bad path of alcohol or drugs, someone who...

Orioles lose 4-3 in overtime to Theodore

The Whitewood Orioles took on the Buffalos in Theodore on Nov. 15, losing a close battle 4-3 in overtime. According to Coach Brent Bachtold, they...

Ochapowace hosts Treaty 4 formal agreement signing for education

Learning doesn’t stop when school’s out and that’s why a new partnership is working to improve the pathway to post-secondary education for First Nation...

Canada’s oldest Swedish congregation celebrates 125 years

Canada’s oldest Swedish and Evangelical congregation celebrated its 125th anniversary Aug. 2 and 3, attracting parishioners old and new to the historical church south...

Fire threatens cabins; fire truck is damaged

A grass fire broke out at the Cowessess First Nation May 15 on the south side of Crooked Lake near Grenfell Beach, the cause...

New e-tickets put into RCMP vehicles

E-ticketing has been introduced to the province and it’s expected to make the process easier and faster for both Mounties and drivers. The new system...

Town passes anti-bullying bylaw for minors & adults

In an effort to bring positive change to their community, the Town of Grenfell has passed an anti-bullying bylaw. The law, passed Sept. 19,...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

Firefighters now covered for cancer under WCB

Starting November 15, professional and volunteer firefighters will be able to access Workers’ Compensation coverage for six additional cancers.  In addition, an amendment will...