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Closing The Merv in budget talks

The closure of the Merv Moore Sportsplex would be a political decision that city council — and not city administration — would have to...

Consulting work adds to city tax increase

Consulting work on the next collective bargaining agreement (CBA) has been added to the proposed 2019 budget, which would increase the amount of taxation...

Fix for Seventh and Queen in budget

A project to fix the intersection of Queen Street and Seventh Avenue is proposed in this year’s budget, after it was excluded from the...

Plan needed for $100M in projects: city manager

City council should develop a 30-year capital plan to tackle all the infrastructure needs in the community, which likely add up to at least...

CAO not worried about a fire at the water plant

Fires have destroyed two water treatment plants in Saskatchewan in the last six months, but Fort Qu’Appelle’s CAO is not concerned about something similar...

Business wants street improved

Fort Qu’Appelle town council is considering how to address the poor conditions on Victoria Avenue, after receiving another letter from Kevin’s Marine Ltd. about...

Higher cost to inspect, clean town’s sewer pipes

A project to clean and inspect Fort Qu’Appelle’s storm sewer infrastructure is costing more than expected, which means town council must spend an extra...

Issue of council pay to return

The topic of increasing honorariums for city council and the mayor will return to a future agenda, after Coun. Ron Wilson presented a notice...

Kinette Club celebrates 30 years since incorporation

Even though it has been around since 1946, the Kinette Club of Melville is celebrating 30 years since its official incorporation by throwing a...

City manager IDs community priorities and areas for growth

New city manager Ron McCullough has been on the job briefly, but by his first city council meeting, he had identified important community priorities...

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...