Opinions differ on new trespassing law

New trespassing rules now require people to get permission from the landowner to access rural property. In the past, landowners were responsible to post their...

Plastic bags no longer accepted with recycables

Effective immediately, your plastic bags, wraps and containers labeled No. 1 are no longer accepted in the recyclable (blue) bins. Loraas Disposal has sent notification...

Fundraising pays off for Whitewood Fire Department

After more than two years of fundraising, the Whitewood Fire Department (WFD) has finally been able to purchase a vital piece of equipment used...

Grenfell family recalls D-Day landing invasion

It is usually in November that Canadians take time to remember the soldiers who fought for freedom. However, June 6 marked the 75th anniversary...

Whitewood student places in top 10 for project

Provincial Heritage Fair Connor Francis, a student at Whitewood School, was the youngest winner of the Top Ten Projects in the Provincial Heritage Fair May...

Fifteen Whitewood students receive diploma

Twelve years of hard work paid off for 15 Whitewood students last weekend when they were presented with their high school diplomas at their...

Whitewood/Chacachas night rodeo to kick off on Saturday

Whitewood/Chacachas Night Rodeo is this Saturday, June 15, starting at 5 p.m. at the Whitewood Rodeo Grounds just east of town. There are 10 events...

GHCS students win medals at provincial track and field

Two Grenfell students brought back hardware from the 2019 Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA) Provincial Track and Field Championships June 7 and 8...

Climate change activist taking message to Ottawa

Ann Cognito and dog riding self-propelled scooter from Calgary to Ottawa A solitary woman and her dog are travelling by a self-propelled scooter from Calgary...

Area students among Parkland grads

Parkland College held its annual graduation ceremony May 29 at the Yorkton Regional High School’s Anne Portnuff Theatre. Family, friends, staff, and the college’s...

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...