New general manager plans to restructure operations

Albert Outhwaite hired to fill one year contract with Hometown Co-op Albert Outhwaite will spend Aug. 21 and 22 visiting Co-op retail locations in Kipling,...

Grenfell tourist booth drawing visitors from around the world

Throughout July and August, the Grenfell Tourist Booth provides visitors with an array of maps, pamphlets, and flyers describing local attractions such as the...

Town tax arrears totaling $100,000 still outstanding

Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Sharon Rodgers reported to the Whitewood mayor and council at their regular meeting on Aug.7 that there are $100,000 in...

Cottage owners facing eviction on Crooked Lake

Crooked Lake cottage owners are hoping to receive good news from the courts in September — that their leases won’t be so high —...

Study underway for waterline to new mine

Feasibility studies are underway for a new water pipeline near Grenfell. The industrial non-potable water supply system would serve Canada Golden Fortune Potash Corp’s...

Accidents and assault keep local RCMP busy over weekend

Accidents and assaults kept the Broadview Detachment of the RCMP busy over the August long weekend. “We had 43 calls for service in our...

Grenfell council laying out plans for next 20-25 years

Grenfell council is planning ahead as it updates the town’s Official Community Plan (OCP) for the next 20 to 25 years. A draft of...

New administrator at RM of Willowdale

A new administrator has been hired at the RM of Willowdale to replace retiring administrator Bob Laing. Andrea Smyth began the position in the...

PVSD education director retires after leading division for 10 years

Prairie Valley School Division (PVSD) has announced the resignation of its director and CEO Ben Grebinski. Grebinski told Grasslands News that it was not...

Field day a showcase for agricultural innovation

It’s a place where research into innovative farming practices and technology is a tradition. Since the late 1800s, as settlers were coming to Saskatchewan to...