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...

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...

How will you buy pot?

It won’t be long before you will be able to walk into a store and buy pot — better known as cannabis or marijuana....

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...

Bert Fox wants to welcome its neighbours

  By submitted To mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on March 21, teacher Andre Boutin-Maloney brought the idea of creating signs...

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...

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...

Be aware of CRA scams this tax season warns RCMP

Submitted by Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP March is Fraud Prevention Month with the goal of prevent Canadians from becoming victims of fraud.  One of the prevalent scams at...

QVEA debates Quill Lakes flooding, illegal drainage and Line 3pipeline

  Submitted by Jim Harding At its monthly meeting on March 8, the Qu’Appelle Valley Environmental Association (QVEA) discussed preventing the high-salt Quill Lakes’ water from...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

SaskTel reports vandalism that had customer service impacts

There have been incidents of vandalism on SaskTel infrastructure that resulted in outages of SaskTel home phone service, internet and television services...