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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.

Chainsaw artist transforms tree into totem

A burled maple tree, five-metres tall in the pocket park on Broadway Street in Fort Qu’Appelle, has been transformed by chainsaw artist...

Okolita raises $31,000 for Catherine’s Cause

A Fort Qu’Appelle youngster has raised over $31,000 in her third annual on-line auction of donated items in support of the Regina...

Lagace heads a gender balanced council

Fort Qu’Appelle’s new mayor, Gus Lagace, wants “to be brought up to speed” on the issues that he and his new council...

Municipal voters to cast ballot on Nov. 9

After weeks of campaigning by candidates in the province’s municipal elections, citizens will be heading to the polls on Monday to chose...

BONNOR – Garth Sinclair

It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Garth Sinclair Bonnor at the age of 65....

Sask. Party retains local seats

The universe in the two Qu’Appelle Valley constituencies unfolded pretty much according to the Saskatchewan Party’s plan on election night.To no one’s...

CYR – Lillian Rose Marie

Lillian Rose Marie Cyr, widow of the late Clayton Cyr, passed away on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 in her home on Pasqua...

Okanese swears in first new chief in 40 years

Richard Stonechild replaces longtime First Nation chief Mary-Ann Daywalker Pelletier “It’s all yours now Richard.”With those words Canada’s longest...

Council says Halloween will go ahead in the Fort

Youngsters in Fort Qu’Appelle will be allowed to go trick or treating this Hallowe’en if they want to. But the provincial government...

Third candidate throws hat in to be Fort mayor

Cindy McArthur bringing unorthadox approach to local politics Cindy McArthur is a political novice who brings a decidedly unorthodox...

Provincial News

Churchbridge man killed in collision at Yorkton

On November 30, 2020, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Yorkton RCMP responded to the report of a collision involving a car and a semi...