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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.

Opinions differ on new trespassing law

New trespassing rules now require people to get permission from the landowner to access rural property. In the past, landowners were responsible to post their...

Attempt at road building lands man in court

A property owner who attempted to bulldoze a road to his hillside cabin above the shores of Echo Lake at B-Say-Tah has been charged...

Wall heating system helping energy efficiency

Starblanket Cree Nation has begun installing a radiant in-wall heating system in houses on its Wa-pii-moos-toosis (White Calf) community in Lebret. One of the...

Cupar grads are all winners

They rolled out the red carpet in Cupar for this year’s graduating class as the students were the stars of their own Academy Award themed...

QVCA to host Jazz Fest musicians

The Regina Jazz Fest comes to the Qu’Appelle Valley Centre for the Arts this Friday, June 14 with a featured performance by singer-songwriter/pianist Scott...

STEPEHNS – Audrey Hope (McEwen)

Oct. 1921 - June 4, 2019 Remembering Audrey are daughters, Elsie (Carl), Ruth, Bonnie (Bob), Joan (Duff), and Shirley (Dan); grandchildren Shannon, Murray, Carrie, Jonathan,...

Wanted man faces more charges

A Melville man facing 12 charges who failed to appear in court in Fort Qu’Appelle on May 16 after being released into the custody...

Lake levels expected to be ‘normal’

Although there are signs that this is shaping up to be one of the driest years on record in Saskatchewan, water in all but one...

Sisters celebrate centennial

Two nuns from Lebret, Theresa and Bernadette Fiest, were in Saskatoon last weekend for a Mass celebrating the centennial of the founding of their...

Tourist booth supports local crafters, artists

Visitors from Switzerland and Poland were among the first to sign the visitor registration book when the tourist information office opened for another season...

Provincial News

Measles case confirmed in Yorkton

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has confirmed a case of measles in Yorkton, Saskatchewan in a returning traveler who had recently flown into the...