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Letter to the Editor: Importance of branding

*Editor's note- This letter has been edited for length. Branding is vital to a community. Did you know that this area and the Valley has...

Get out and vote

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   With the Treaty 4 Gathering taking place all last week I couldn’t help but think of First Nations people and...

It’s not goodbye

This isn’t a goodbye column, but a thank you one. Specifically, it’s to thank you, the readers, for making my time in Fort Qu’Appelle such...

Senior care: how can we help?

I hate hospitals. The smell of sterilizers, the sound of machines beeping — everything sets my nerves on edge. What I hate most is...

Maritime reporter excited to be living and working in the Prairies

By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter   Hi, I’m new. It’s a phrase I’ve been saying for almost two months now. You may have already met me or seen...

Total ban on sewage in Sask.’s waterways

Regina’s existing Sewage Works Permit from the Water Security Agency (WSA) was issued May 31, 2014. Near the end it says, “No person (Permittee)...

Letter to the editor: Fort San mayor explains his resignation

  After a decade of working voluntarily in many capacities for the Resort Village of Fort San and now facing the physical challenges of coming...

Reporter says farewell to Fort Times

If you’ve read last week’s edition of the Fort Times you’ve learned that office manager extraordinaire, Sandra Huber is leaving. Sandra has been working for...

High government wages contribute to poor economy

What kind of a mess is our province now dealing with? Resignations from the political party that leads the province, lawsuits, wage freezes and...

Let’s continue to love our lakes

Lower Qu’Appelle Watershed Stewards Inc. (LQWS) is excited to partner with Watersheds Canada and the Canadian Wildlife Federation to assess the health of Lake...

Provincial News

Broadview Union Hospital Emergency Department Update

This important public service announcement is for residents of the area serviced by the Broadview Union Hospital.Due to the inability to provide...