We’ll just have to agree to disagree

Like most married couples, my wife and I disagree about certain things. But it doesn’t mean we don’t love each other. Disagreements amongst happy couples are...

The biggest curse in small town politics

There is a swear word in some small town political circles that can cause more backlash and heated argument than any other word in...

Putting up with chaos for a good cause

Have I ever told you that I hate when things are disorganized? Well if I haven’t, I just did. Our house is a disaster. And when...

Muzzled in Parliament?

It’s a little disconcerting to hear MPs saying their rights have been infringed upon by their party because they are not allowed to speak...

Things that slither in our yard

There is one thing that I have learned since I took on the parental role to a pre-teenage girl a couple of years ago...

Budget not the best or worst for rural Sask.

Rural Saskatchewan has certainly seen better budgets. But it has also seen worse. Let us examine today how rural Saskatchewan specifically did in the 2013-14 budget,...

Motivation can come from the weirdest places

There are times when I start to have serious doubts about my ability to be a writer. Or at the very least, my ability...

Enduring a Fitbit challenge like a champ

I’m always up for a challenge. The problem is, I hate to lose. And I’m also lazy. Last weekend while trying to accomplish some things...

Lost key means no access to mail at post office

Dear Editor: I have a feeling most people in town can relate to – frustration with the local post office. I had misplaced my post...

Getting my nickers in a knot for no reason

Have you ever had something happen that causes a sudden moment of panic before you realize that it was simply a misunderstanding and your...

Provincial News

Measles case confirmed in Yorkton

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has confirmed a case of measles in Yorkton, Saskatchewan in a returning traveler who had recently flown into the...