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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.

Dairy Queen manager looking forward to seeing renovations completed

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter Fort Qu’Appelle residents frequenting the Dairy Queen have discovered that to get their cheeseburger and sundae, they have to park...

Adopt A Grad gives young lady princess treatment

One lucky student at Bert Fox Community High School got quite a surprise the morning of her graduation ceremony. Leslie Bear was chosen as...

Watoto Children’s Choir touches hearts at concert

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter With huge, infectious smiles and passionate dancing, you would never guess the group of African children who performed at a...

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada talks Contribution Funding Agreement

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter Last month, members of Peepeekisis First Nations and aboriginal people from the surrounding area, gathered to protest the Government of...

School council elects board, discusses goals for new school year

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter Bert Fox Community High School and Fort Qu’Appelle Elementary Community School have one thing in common, they are community schools,...

Fort pets can enjoy new grooming salon

Lindsay Svenson has always been good with animals. She enjoys working with them so much that she quit school to work with dogs and...

Fort frustration grows over provincial grants cut

The provincial government has tabled Bill 64 that would amend the Power Corporation Act and the SaskEnergy Act, allowing the Government of Saskatchewan to...

File Hills officer graduates college

On Dec. 16 after completing five months of training, Const. James Stagg graduated from the Saskatchewan Police College in Regina as a police officer....

Disgust expressed with messiness of RM’s yard site

By Jason G. Antonio Grasslands News Some residents within the RM of North Qu’Appelle were unimpressed with the condition of the existing parcel of land containing...

Public needs to be more fire aware: fire chief

Fire Chief Dave Sabirsh said he wishes the majority of residents were more “fire aware.” He said, in the summer and fall, one of...

Provincial News

Barricaded man arrested after two hour stand-off

On April 16, 2019 at 10:30am Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP responded to a complaint of break and enter into outbuildings located just south of the town of...