Council will try to explain water rates again

The following are briefs from the last meeting of Town Council on Jan. 26. Coun. Lee Finishen was absent. Grant applications Coun. Rebecca Hill...

RCMP look for missing woman

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter The Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Courtney Lerat, 20, of Mucowpetung First Nation. She was last...

Wanted med arrested by RCMP

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   A few days after asking for the public’s assistance to locate two men wanted on several outstanding charges, RCMP are...

Firefighters use live burn to learn skills

Volunteer firefighter Jaimee Papequash was elated as he emerged from a smouldering, smoke-filled duplex during last week’s two-day training exercise on the Starblanket First...

Local RCMP remind motorists to put away their phone when behind...

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   Last year there were more than 3,300 collisions in the province caused by motorists who were driving distracted, which often...

Christian Women celebrate 30 years of spirituality

Christian Women’s Club has been part of Fort Qu’Appelle’s history for the past 30 years, and on June 17 members celebrated the milestone. It all...

Pair creates steampunk wearables

Story and photos by Darcy Gross, Grasslands News There were plenty of interesting booths at the Fort Qu’Appelle Mid Summer’s Art Festival, and the one called...

Weather project connects ancient knowledge with modern science

  Students at Chief Paskwa Education Centre took part in the launch of a weather balloon with a group of educators including Stephen Cheng, a U...

A family torn apart: husband and father jailed

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter Years of family violence and psychological abuse came to an unsettling climax last summer when a man shot his son...

Council wonders if RM hosed on truck repairs

The following are briefs from the Jan. 24 meeting of the Rural Municipality of North Qu’Appelle’s council. Procurement bylaw The Procurement Bylaw was discussed. Due...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

SaskEnergy sets new natural gas usage record

Daily natural gas consumption in the province has surpassed the previous usage record twice this week.  Originally set in December 2018, the...