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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.

Scheer rallies election support to be next PM

ndrew Scheer, riding high in the polls in his Regina Qu’Appelle constituency, was in Fort Qu’Appelle on Monday to rally the troops before...

Festival celebrates 25th show

Threatening skies and intermittent light morning rain did nothing to deter visitors who thronged to the annual Midsummer Arts Festival, which observed...

Art festival is 25 years in the making

Initially, it was Jill Whiting’s idea, but the first edition of Fort Qu’Appelle’s Mid Summer’s Art Festival in 1994 couldn’t have been...

Horse show and exhibits huge part of show

Abernethy Agricultural Society 112th Annual Fair With its home baked pie contests, silky preserves, handicrafts and farm fresh recipes that offer a mix of old...

Pasqua FN vying for ABACO property

Chief Todd Piegan meets with Town Council Pasqua First Nation is negotiating to buy the ABACO Energy property in Fort Qu’Appelle. ABACO acquired the land...

MMIWG conference held in Fort Qu’Appelle

Lori Whiteman never knew her mother, Delores Whiteman, who disappeared from Standing Buffalo First Nation some time in the late 70’s or early 80s....

Fort Qu’Appelle Farmers’ Market future in limbo over changes

Prospect of licensing vendors added to issue about location of annual event The future of Farmers Market in Fort Qu’Appelle is up in the air. The...

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...

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...

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...