Ochapowace dealing with C-19 outbreak

26 active cases reported The rise in the number of positive cases of COVID-19 has forced Ochapowace First Nation to continue at Level 4 under...

ZERBIN – Werner

Werner Zerbin passed away on the morning of Friday, Feb. 19, 2021 at 88 years of age.Werner was predeceased by his parents, John and...

Sustainability plan aimed to improve town

Whitewood one of many towns focusing on sustainability As communities continue to struggle in today’s economy, compounded with the on-going affects of the pandemic, the...

COOPER – Beatrice (Bea)

Beatrice Cooper of Calgary, AB, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021 at the age of 84 years.Bea was born in Whitewood, SK on...

Firefighters respond to nursing home

Frozen pipe sets off ceiling sprinkler and fire alarm in long term care facility Whitewood Fire Department (WFD) was called to the Whitewood Community Health...

McCORMICK – Sherine Newman

1949 - 2020 Sherine is survived by her sister, Karen Aird; brother, Glyn (Joy) Newman and their family; Aunt Bunny; numerous cousins and members of...

Balcarres school moving to online learning after additional COVID cases reported

Prairie Valley School Division issued a statement this morning that they were informed by Public Health officials of three additional cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in individuals associated with Balcarres...

Lake resort plans major expansion

West End at Round Lake A major expansion is in the works for West End Resort at Round Lake with the popular Qu’Appelle Valley campground...

JEANNOT – Eileen Mae

Eileen Mae Jeannot passed away peacefully, Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 at the Moosomin Long Term Care Home.Eileen was predeceased by her parents, Grover and...

Fire strikes family four times in just six weeks

Two other area families also lose homes in separate fires in mid-January. Bad luck seems to have come in threes for an Ituna family who...

Provincial News

Bill passed to provide farmers relief from Carbon Tax

Today, the House of Commons passed at second reading a Conservative bill that would exempt farmers from paying the Liberal Carbon Tax on natural...