File Hills police officer charged with off-duty assault

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   A police officer with File Hills First Nations Police Service has been charged with an off-duty assault. Const. Lawrence Bigknife, a...

Chamber honours businesses at awards night

The Fort Qu’Appelle and District Chamber of Commerce hosted its first ever Business Excellence Awards on Sept. 23. There were approximately 70 people present...

Social worker rolls up rim and wins $5,000 CIBC prize

Reanne Zaba now has enough money to buy everyone in Fort Qu’Appelle a dark roast double double from Tim Hortons. Zaba is from Indian Head...

Calling Lakes Classic now part of national tournament

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter The Calling Lakes Classic, a fishing tournament based in the Fort Qu’Appelle area, has changed hands once again. Innovative Outdoorsman Marketing,...

Farming not what it used to be: second generation farmer

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   The evolution of equipment and technology has changed most major industries and farming is certainly no exception. As farmers across the...

Repeat offender avoids jail time for drinking and driving

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   It’s been 20 years since his last drunk driving conviction. Louis Bellegarde’s lawyer said he had “fallen off the wagon” when...

Fort Qu’Appelle hosting HIV Test Day June 27

Registered Nurses will be in the pocket park in Fort Qu’Appelle on June 27 for the second annual National HIV Testing Day in an...

Disqualified driver given conditional sentence

Disqualified driver given conditional sentence order for offence By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   A disqualified driver was fined for being on the road in Fort Qu’Appelle...

Police warn motorists not to cross median on main street

Samantha Magee Fort Times reporter Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP remind motorists about crossing over the median (center double line) to park on the opposite side of Broadway...

QVEA wants council to right past wrongs

The Qu’Appelle Valley Environmental Association (QVEA) wants town council to act on a 619-name petition and provide easement access for residents affected by land...

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...