$100,000 win for Istace with Extra

Saskatchewan Lotteries announced last week that Whitewood’s Octavie Istace felt her joy multiply when she checked her Sept. 28 Lotto Max and Extra ticket...

Sudden Co-op store closure shocks town

Wolseley closure a carefully considered decision says Co-op A poster on the front door of the Co-op C-store in Wolseley informs members and customers that...

Communities working to keep seniors engaged

Care homes in Broadview and Grenfell are keeping seniors connected to the community during the holidays. By inviting the community to join activities at the...

CP Holiday Train makes stop in Broadview

“It’s coming!” shouted the children crowded along the train tracks as the Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train pulled into Broadview Dec. 5. When the train...

Mapping project helps emergency response times

Cowessess First Nation and Saskatchewan Polytechnic are working on an important mapping project. Through a Saskatchewan Polytechnic applied research grant, Cowessess First Nation and Saskatchewan...

CP Holiday train coming thru Dec. 5

The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will be passing through the area next week and on it will be some of the country’s biggest...

Cowessess First Nation parish stood for over 80 years

Historic church lost to fire A few charred boards are all that remain of the Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church on Cowessess First Nation. In...

Veterans honoured on Nov. 11

Remembrance Day services were held across the province on Nov. 11 with residents in communities including Whitewood, Broadview and Grenfell holding ceremonies to mark...

Indigenous veteran helps others to heal

“It takes a veteran to talk to a veteran sometimes,” says Ron Redwood, from Cowessess First Nation. “A veteran can understand things that others may...

Four wells to provide water to new mine

The average person in North America uses nearly 370 litres of water per day. A potash solution mine requires many times that amount to...

Christmas Guide 2018