Board of governors appointed for Parkland College – Cumberland College coalition

The Government of Saskatchewan has appointed six people to serve on a new board of governors for Parkland College and Cumberland College. In October, it...

Fort cleans up

Fort Qu’Appelle is as clean as whistle following this year’s annual clean up day. Organizers described last Saturday’s Pitch-In effort as a “super big” success. More...

Council in the middle of neighbourhood disputes

Town council has been dragged into two separate disputes between feuding neighbours. The first is between George Dodd and Glen Cook over Cook’s use of a...

Three-way deal to lease truck for Communities in Bloom

Echo Valley Motor Products will lease a pickup truck to the Town of Fort Qu’Appelle for $1 a month so Communities in Bloom will...

CMHA calls for mental health promotion strategy

To mark its 68th annual Mental Health Week, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) calls for a national mental health promotion strategy to help...

Pitch-In, clean up the Fort

Fort Qu’Appelle is about to get a top-to-bottom cleaning on May 11 when a small army of community volunteers again pitches in for the...

New downtown drugstore under construction

Fort Qu’Appelle is getting another drugstore — the third within two blocks. A building is under construction at the northwest corner of Bay and Broadway, next...

Lions ready to host annual Echo Lake Road Race

Michael Middlemiss, a 27-year-old University of Regina athlete  has won the 20K Lions Club Echo Lake Road Race for the last three years. He’s expected...

Sister Margaret ‘tried to be free’

Co-founded House of Prayer Margaret Dick was a progressive-minded sister with a sense of mission who forged a spiritual path of her own during her...

Man in police standoff released into dad’s care

A Melville man charged after a two-hour stand-off with police near Balcarres last month has been released into the custody of his father until...

Provincial News

Measles case confirmed in Yorkton

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has confirmed a case of measles in Yorkton, Saskatchewan in a returning traveler who had recently flown into the...