Boy frightened when strangers try to lure him

Broadview RCMP are investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle in Whitewood after a young boy became frightened when a strange vehicle...

House fire deemed to be arson

A man was arrested for arson following a fire on Ochapowace First Nation last week that saw a home completely destroyed by fire. At around...

Town to build world’s largest curling broom

Whitewood will soon begin construction on what they hope will be the world’s largest curling broom. A group of enthusiastic community members decided that the...

Resident takes in D-Day anniversary at Juno Beach

Growing up half a world away and a lifetime removed from the D-Day landings that took place at Juno Beach in Normandy on June...

Opinions differ on new trespassing law

New trespassing rules now require people to get permission from the landowner to access rural property. In the past, landowners were responsible to post their...

Plastic bags no longer accepted with recycables

Effective immediately, your plastic bags, wraps and containers labeled No. 1 are no longer accepted in the recyclable (blue) bins. Loraas Disposal has sent notification...

Fundraising pays off for Whitewood Fire Department

After more than two years of fundraising, the Whitewood Fire Department (WFD) has finally been able to purchase a vital piece of equipment used...

Grenfell family recalls D-Day landing invasion

It is usually in November that Canadians take time to remember the soldiers who fought for freedom. However, June 6 marked the 75th anniversary...

Whitewood student places in top 10 for project

Provincial Heritage Fair Connor Francis, a student at Whitewood School, was the youngest winner of the Top Ten Projects in the Provincial Heritage Fair May...

Fifteen Whitewood students receive diploma

Twelve years of hard work paid off for 15 Whitewood students last weekend when they were presented with their high school diplomas at their...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

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Advance polls open for federal election

With less than two weeks to go until the Oct. 21 federal election, advance polls are now open for anyone wanting to...