African choir warms hearts on a cold night

Moses Owamukamo appears to be a shy 12-year-old until he steps into the spotlight and shares the stage with the dynamic Watoto African children’s...

CAO not worried about a fire at the water plant

Fires have destroyed two water treatment plants in Saskatchewan in the last six months, but Fort Qu’Appelle’s CAO is not concerned about something similar...

Business wants street improved

Fort Qu’Appelle town council is considering how to address the poor conditions on Victoria Avenue, after receiving another letter from Kevin’s Marine Ltd. about...

Higher cost to inspect, clean town’s sewer pipes

A project to clean and inspect Fort Qu’Appelle’s storm sewer infrastructure is costing more than expected, which means town council must spend an extra...

Fort Museum exhibit recalls one-room schools

Before there were iPads, computers, and cellphones, there were chalk blackboards. Agnes Simes Robertson, who began her teaching career in a country school 75 years...

Crime Watch signs to be installed in town

The Calling Lakes Crime Watch program in Fort Qu’Appelle will soon receive a boost in visibility once eight new signs are installed throughout the...

Science fair mixes traditions and science

The fire snake is an evil creature in Cree mythology, a reptile that corrupts humans and is the source of misery on earth. Using sugar,...

Seeds planted to raise awareness of Communities in Bloom

The seeds have been planted to raise awareness in Fort Qu’Appelle of Communities in Bloom so that the national environmental improvement program might develop stronger roots...

Discretionary use approved for new Sarcan building

Chaplin Holdings plans to construct a larger building to house Fort Qu’Appelle’s Sarcan operations, but it will have to connect to future water infrastructure...

Mountie takes last plunge

RCMP Const. Dylan Custaloe took flight as he leapt into bone-chilling waters for the last time in the Fort’s annual Polar Bear Dip. Custaloe has...

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...