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The Fort Times is the community newspaper of Fort Qu'Appelle and surrounding area. With a readership of over 2,500 people a week, the Fort Times has been publishing weekly since 1951.

Love Our Lakes water festival makes a splash

With four lakes in one valley, it’s easy to love our lakes, especially during the water festival in Fort Qu’Appelle. The festival brought out hundreds...

B-Say-Tah families celebrate 100th anniversary

One hundred years contains at least 36,500 memories, and those in B-Say-Tah came to share theirs during B-Say-Tah’s 100th Anniversary. To celebrate, the community played...

Fair booths had wide variety of interesting wares

The Abernethy Agricultural Society Fair and Exhibition isn’t only a great day to watch animal shows and play carnival games. The display tables are...

Basketball camp hopes to be slam dunk

Fort Qu’Appelle’s basketball scene isn’t what it used to be, but one man wants to change that. For the first time, Doggpound Basketball Camp is...

Pop Up Market has successful start

The valley has no shortage of artists, but few ways to market it — until now. The Qu’Appelle Valley Centre for the Arts has a...

Indian Head field day productive event

Indian Head has seen its share of dry days, but at the research farm the crops are proving strong. Indian Head Agriculture Research Farm (IHARF)...

Mushroom collection educates group

Walking in a cow pasture on a sunny Sunday morning may not be everyone’s idea of a good time, but for several members of...

Show your love at We <3 Our Lakes fest

The Qu’Appelle Valley’s four lakes are what make it such a great vacation destination and a festival plans to highlight just how special they...

Pocket park brightens downtown Fort Qu’Appelle

Community spaces take on many forms, and Fort Qu’Appelle’s pocket park gave downtown quite the face-lift. Thanks to the hard work of Communities in Bloom,...

Big city girl turns small town

You don’t know what it’s like to live outside of suburbia unless you plop yourself right in the middle of cottage country. I’ve had some...

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...