O’Toole takes helm of party from Scheer

Lamenting Lewis’ loss. Reaction to O’Toole’s win. Erin O’Toole won the Conservative leadership on Sunday, but Dr. Leslyn Lewis won the hearts and minds of...

Finishen announces bid for mayor’s seat

Fort Qu'Appelle Lee Finishen, the dean of Fort Qu’Appelle’s town council is going to run for mayor in the November 9th municipal election.Finishen was first...

Students uncertain about returning to classrooms

An increasing number of parents in Fort Qu’Appelle are having second thoughts about sending their kids back to school in September because they say...

Fort San’s mayor will be bowing out of election

Katepwa and B-Say-Tah mayors seeking another term during August 29 vote Mayors in two of the three Calling Lakes resort communities will be seeking re-election...

Duraline abandons its expansion plans

Complications with town cited as reason Duraline medical products has abandoned its plans for a $400,000 expansion of its operations on its present site in...

O’Toole ahead, Lewis gaining for Conservative leader

Erin O’Toole appears to have the edge among Saskatchewan’s voting delegates in the race to replace Andrew Scheer as Conservative party leader.But there are...

Worrisome water study for local lakes

Increasing levels of poisonous algae in Pasqua, Katepwa, Crooked and Round Lakes is raising cause for some concern according to Dr. Peter Leavitt, an...

Farmers’ Market return met with excitement

Popular Fort Qu’Appelle event opens after 6-week delay due to COVID-19 pandemic Ron Shordee was first in line when the Farmers’ Market opened in Fort...

Chainsaw artist sculpts Bay Avenue poplar trees

Internationally known artists creating pelican and bison Fort Qu’Appelle is getting two new tourist attractions. And the public is anxiously watching them take shape on...

Fort mayor not seeking re-election

Jerry Whiting Jerry Whiting won’t seek a second term as Mayor of Fort Qu’Appelle.In an interview with Grasslands News the mayor confirmed widespread speculation that...

Provincial News

Nearly 6,500 Saskatchewan small business owners contemplating pulling the plug

“Although there is still time for business owners to reverse course if conditions improve, it is alarming to see an increasing number considering permanent...