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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.

Woman who drove drunk to RCMP detachment fined

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   An intoxicated woman, who drove herself to the Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP detachment earlier this summer, was sentenced in court on...

Youngsters excited, anxious to return to school

It’s that time of year again. Children and parents alike flocked to the Fort Qu’Appelle Elementary Community School on Tuesday morning to drop off their...

Prevent break and enters with few simple steps

  Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP reminds residents they can take steps to prevent break and enters and thefts that from their property. Lock all buildings or vehicles...

Touchwood Hills sportsmen recognized at awards night

Submitted Touchwood Hills Wildlife Federation (THWF) held its annual banquet and awards night on March 19 at the Raymore Gym with 350 people attending....

Young entrepreneur Okolita donates books to playschool

In honour of Jan. 27 being Family Literacy Day in Canada, a Fort Qu’Appelle girl raised enough money to donate more than a dozen...

Council refuses cabin deal, denies free rent for concert

The owner of Valley Cabin Rentals in the Fort Campground is stuck with the deal he’s got with the Town of Fort Qu’Appelle. That was...

Senior care: how can we help?

I hate hospitals. The smell of sterilizers, the sound of machines beeping — everything sets my nerves on edge. What I hate most is...

Newest centenarian celebrates with family, friends

Family and friends from all over came together to celebrate a matriarch’s 100th birthday at not one, but two birthday parties last week. Edith...

Deep freeze stolen from mini golf park

  Submitted There was a break and enter at the mini golf course at Echo Valley Provincial Park. Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP received the complaint on Jan....

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

Advance polls open for federal election

With less than two weeks to go until the Oct. 21 federal election, advance polls are now open for anyone wanting to...