Changes made to Sask. drinking & driving laws

Saskatchewan is the latest province to get tougher on drunk drivers after the government announced last week that they are moving forward immediately with...

Death of Sask. skater in crash devastates local friends

Saskatchewan’s figure skating community is mourning the loss of one of their own this week after Zoe Lesy, 16, died in a crash in...

Local man catches lynx in his trapline in Qu’Appelle Valley

The Canada Lynx is a ghost in the forests of the Northern Hemisphere; secretive, nocturnal and rarely seen even by people who live in...

New Sask. born in rural Sask.

For the longest time, rural Saskatchewan was far ahead of the rest of province when it came to political trends. The shift began in the...

Dutch Elm Disease discovered in town

Town Council discussed the concerns they have with Dutch Elm disease in many of the elm trees in town, as well as the tent...

Orioles record one win, one loss in two games

The Whitewood Orioles took to the ice twice last weekend and after 120 minutes of play, saw 31 goals scored, winning one game while...

Dealing with the expense scandal

There’s probably not much sympathy for Patrick Brazeau right now – or Mike Duffy – or Pamela Wallin as the Senate moves to suspend...

Fire threatens cabins; fire truck is damaged

A grass fire broke out at the Cowessess First Nation May 15 on the south side of Crooked Lake near Grenfell Beach, the cause...

Plumb, Iris

Iris Margaret (nee Pearce) Plumb, our beloved Mom, Wife (57 Years), Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and Sister. Mom was called home by her Lord on November...

Ochap Thunder still struggle for win in PJHL

The winless Prairie Junior Hockey League (PJHL) season for the Ochapowace Thunder continues to drag on. The Thunder, losers of 23 straight games, recently dropped...

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...