Broadview dog walk raises $1,800 for service dogs

Furry four-footed friends tugged at their leashes as they anticipated a special walk last Sunday afternoon. Although not everyone had brought along a pet, more...

Historic building in Grenfell slated to come down

A historic building that has become a safety hazard in Grenfell will likely be removed within the next year. Municipal officials are working to obtain...

Grenfell holds lines on taxes; expenses cut

Work projects planned include sidewalk repairs The Town of Grenfell completed budget deliberations earlier this month and Mayor Rod Wolfe said council is excited to...

Long weekend wildfire burns 400 acres

A massive bush fire over the Victoria Day long weekend took 17 firefighters more than 10 hours to bring under control. When the smoke...

Family is concerned about missing Cowessess woman

Family and friends of 22-year-old Jenaya Wapemoose are concerned about her safety. It has been several weeks since the young Indigenous mother disappeared. Wapemoose...

Six Broadview School grads celebrate accomplishments

As lessons about Shakespeare and quadratic formulas end for the Grade 12 class at Broadview School, the young adults begin looking forward to new...

Town to plant more than 100 trees around lagoon

Grenfell town council held its regular meeting on May 16 with all members present. Coun. Patty Cole reported that she had received complaints from a...

Cowessess turns sod on new girls’ youth home

Cowessess First Nation is continuing to build partnerships for the good of its people. They are working with the Ministry of Social Services and...

New CAO and employees start working with town

Whitewood council notes Whitewood’s new CAO, Cindy Baumgartner, was in attendance at the May 7 regular meeting of council. Retiring CAO Sharon Rodgers was also...

Firefighters battle several fires

It has been a busy week for many fire departments in the area who were dispatched to fight bush and grass fires on several...

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...