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The Fort Times is the community newspaper of Fort Qu'Appelle and surrounding area. With a readership of over 2,500 people a week, the Fort Times has been publishing weekly since 1951.

Students learn about racism, bullying and tolerance

Growing up on the Keeseekoose First Nation more than 40 years ago, Fred Keshane felt the sting of racial prejudice. “It was hard. Because of...

New revenue sharing deal helps but towns still short

The Saskatchewan Government’s new municipal revenue sharing formula isn’t quite the windfall for municipalities that Premier Scott Moe would have you believe. Although the new...

Sitting Bull the centrepiece of new Fort Museum display

A replica of Sitting Bull’s 44-40 Model 74 Winchester that was manufactured to commemorate the 1876 centennial of the Battle of the Little Bighorn...

Cold, dry winter could be bad for farmers

The cold winter sun and bone-chilling temperatures of the past week should be of serious concern in the months ahead to those who depend...

Vanity plates must meet ‘community standards’

You can buy a personalized licence plate that boasts about your profession, (WRITER), signals where in Saskatchewan you come from (FT QAPEL), or is...

MOHL – Reinhard

On Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, Reinhard Mohl passed away at the age of 102. Reinhard was born on March 27, 1916 at Edenwold, Sask....

Family homeless after fire

The Krause family was left homeless after a fire ripped through their Qu’Appelle Estates residence on the south shore of Mission Lake. Retired teacher Steve...

MLA Hart is retiring

Whoever decides to seek the nomination to replace Glen Hart as the Saskatchewan Party candidate in the 2020 provincial election has big shoes to fill. Hart,...

AFN chief Perry Bellegarde addresses United nations

Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde addressed the United Nations (UN) General Assembly earlier this week as the North American Indigenous...

Fort sea cadets in Moose Jaw for skills competition

Fourteen sea cadets from Fort Qu’Appelle joined a contingent of 147 sea cadets from across Saskatchewan this past month to take part in the...

Christmas Guide 2018

Provincial News

RCMP seek help with Grenfell break and enter

The Broadview R.C.M.P. requests the public's assistance in identifying two subjects responsible for breaking into the Grenfell Co-op and stealing large amounts of cigarettes...

Suspect sought for stabbing