Referendum results don’t resolve fundamental issues

Dear Mayor Jerry Whiting and Council: We are writing you about the referendum that the Town of Fort Qu’Appelle held on the matter of residents...

Former mayor thanks community

October 31, 2016 Letter to the Editor Fort Qu’Appelle Times The 2016 provincial civic elections are now a matter of record. Kudos to all those community...

We should consider the wisdom of our community elders

Dear Editor: I put pen to paper in support of Doreen Evans’ letter to the editor for the June 22 issue of the Fort Times. ...

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...

Echo Lake Bible Camp asking for your support

  By Samantha Magee Fort Times Reporter Echo Lake Bible Camp is hosting a fundraising dinner and silent auction to raise money to purchase new cabins. “These three-season...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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)...

Provincial News

Two youths die from carbon monoxide poisoning

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at approximately 1:40 p.m., Prince Albert RCMP responded to a report of two unresponsive youths, a 12 year-old male and...