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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.

Arts festival offers enviro conversation

As part of the kickoff to the 25th anniversary of the Midsummer’s Art Festival in August, the festival’s planning committee is holding a series...

Farmers’ market serves it fresh

Colleen Miller was up at 4:30 a.m. last Saturday to make sure everything was ready to roll for the opening of another season of...

Middlemiss, Criddle win Lions Echo Lake Road Race

Michael Middlemiss said he’d do it again. And he did. Middlemiss had already won the annual Fort Qu’Appelle Lions Club Echo Lake Road Race three...

MARINIER – Robert Mathew

Robert (Bob, Bobby) Mathew Marinier was born Nov. 2, 1944 to Donat and Mary (Lenius) Marinier in Regina, SK. He passed away peacefully on Sunday,...

Board of governors appointed for Parkland College – Cumberland College coalition

The Government of Saskatchewan has appointed six people to serve on a new board of governors for Parkland College and Cumberland College. In October, it...

Fort cleans up

Fort Qu’Appelle is as clean as whistle following this year’s annual clean up day. Organizers described last Saturday’s Pitch-In effort as a “super big” success. More...

Council in the middle of neighbourhood disputes

Town council has been dragged into two separate disputes between feuding neighbours. The first is between George Dodd and Glen Cook over Cook’s use of a...

Three-way deal to lease truck for Communities in Bloom

Echo Valley Motor Products will lease a pickup truck to the Town of Fort Qu’Appelle for $1 a month so Communities in Bloom will...

CMHA calls for mental health promotion strategy

To mark its 68th annual Mental Health Week, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) calls for a national mental health promotion strategy to help...

Pitch-In, clean up the Fort

Fort Qu’Appelle is about to get a top-to-bottom cleaning on May 11 when a small army of community volunteers again pitches in for the...

Provincial News

Measles case confirmed in Yorkton

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has confirmed a case of measles in Yorkton, Saskatchewan in a returning traveler who had recently flown into the...