Government staff cuts must be handled respectfully

Dear editor: Mr. Wall suggests unpaid days off for the public servants to balance the budget? Sacrilege you scream in frustration if you are beholding...

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...

Former RM Mayor wants to set the record straight

Dear Editor: Here is our joint Letter to the Editor to publicly clear up misinformation about the financial state of Fort San after the Independent...

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...

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...

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...

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)...

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...

Provincial News

Precaution against ticks urged

We might be glad to put a long and cold winter behind us, but the Ministry of Health is reminding Saskatchewan people that warmer...