Jim Lawrence inducted into Hall of Fame

If you have ever been to any type of rodeo you will certainly have seen them. They are the kids sitting motionless in their excitement. Certain...

Spitfires see victory as Orioles‘ team struggles

Qu’Appelle Valley Hockey League The Grenfell Spitfires and Whitewood Orioles took to the ice for games last weekend in what ended in a split decision...

Creative Movement class helps kids be active while having fun

Adults often envy the high energy levels of small children, but many mothers find that their children’s innate need to move poses a challenge...

Horror seekers to be able to visit “Haunted Crypt”

As the sun sets, the darkness creeps in and the “Haunted Crypt” becomes alive with terror and creepy creatures. Chris Coleman, an artist and tattoo...

Grasslands’ papers finalists for 18 awards

The Whitewood Herald has been named as a finalist for several top provincial awards of excellence in the 2017 Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association (SWNA)...

Town provides tax break for construction of condo

The Town of Whitewood has agreed to provide property tax breaks and cover some of the infrastructure costs to a group of investors building...

Water hardness to be monitored regularly

Councillor Gord McEwen raised a concern over the softness of the Town’s water at last week’s council meeting, asking whether employees have been regularly...

Wapella Wildlife hands out awards

Wapella Pipestone Wildlife Federation’s annual supper and awards night once again satisfied the large group  of 180 people in attendance. Not only was the...

Rural Sask. takes hit in shuffle

Rural representation took a hit in Premier Brad Wall’s cabinet shuffle. You might argue this doesn’t mean much. After all, the 51-member Saskatchewan Party government caucus...

Surviving a newspaper version of Armageddon

Have you ever had a day that nothing seemed to go right? For me, that day was Sept. 21 – which coincidently was 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...