Incentives being offered on unsold subdivision lots

Whitewood passes motion to allow more than $15,000 in tax exceptions in first five years A proposal was passed...

Dangerous intersection claims life

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) were only minutes away but it was not enough to save the life of a 62-year-old man from...

Boy frightened when strangers try to lure him

Broadview RCMP are investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle in Whitewood after a young boy became frightened when a strange vehicle...

House fire deemed to be arson

A man was arrested for arson following a fire on Ochapowace First Nation last week that saw a home completely destroyed by fire. At around...

Town to build world’s largest curling broom

Whitewood will soon begin construction on what they hope will be the world’s largest curling broom. A group of enthusiastic community members decided that the...

Broadview emergency plan passed

If a blizzard shuts down the highway near Broadview, the community will be ready to help. At an information meeting on June 20, residents...

Resident takes in D-Day anniversary at Juno Beach

Growing up half a world away and a lifetime removed from the D-Day landings that took place at Juno Beach in Normandy on June...

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...

Cowessess FN part of three year autism research study

The Autism Resource Centre (ARC) is working with Cowessess First Nation to develop the “Building Block Program: Transition Services for Indigenous Youth with Autism...

Provincial News

Scheer comments on Ethics Commissioner ruling

The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, released the following statement regarding the Ethics Commissioner’s ruling...