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...

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...

STARS called to 39 missions in local area

“Whenever you see a bright red STARS helicopter overhead or even land in your community, take comfort in knowing a team of highly trained...

Shepherd, Margaret

It is with sadness that we announce that our mother, Margaret Shepherd, passed away peacefully with her two surviving children at her side, on...

Orioles beat Ochap; lose to Warriors

The Whitewood Orioles had mixed results last weekend when they faced off against the Ochapowace Thunder and Langenburg Warriors in Triangle Hockey League (THL)...

Bear working hard to advance in his career

Ethan Bear has come a long way from playing hockey for Ochapowace First Nation, but he knows he must continue to improve if he...

Town permits hit $4.1 million for past year

Building permits in 2015 for the Town of Whitewood were $4,100,200 for both residential and commercial buildings. These figures include the $3.5 million for...

Francis, Darryl

Darryl C. Francis, age 82,  passed away Monday, December 7, 2015 in the hospital in Olds, Alberta after a brief, but courageous battle with...

Weather causes havoc for drivers on highways

Winter blew into the area with a gale force Nov. 18, creating treacherous driving conditions throughout much of the southern part of the province. The...

Provincial News

Barricaded man arrested after two hour stand-off

On April 16, 2019 at 10:30am Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP responded to a complaint of break and enter into outbuildings located just south of the town of...