Neudorf grocery store to shut down by March

Some Neudorf residents will have to find a new place to buy groceries come March, because the village’s only grocery store — and lone...

Only ‘snowflakes’ offended by licence plate, says Assman

David Assman believes SGI’s rejection of his last name on a licence plate masks a bigger societal problem, one that caters to individuals who...

Fairy-themed fundraiser supports surgery for young girl

After having surgery five years ago to fix her heart, the family of Saphira Jochymski is preparing for another operation by holding a fairy-themed...

Experience overseas helps hairstylist open biz in Melville

Lizelle Snyman had just finished high school when she and a friend travelled to England to work, where she apprenticed under a hairstylist and...

Cold halts buses but not outdoor employees

The recent cold spell was not fit for man, beast, nor school bus, and kept hundreds of students at home but didn’t prevent city...

Operation Christmas Child helped more kids in need

More people in the Melville area packed a shoebox in 2018 than the previous year as part of Operation Christmas Child, giving more children...

Cancellation of urban bus routes a last resort for GSSD

The recent cancellation of public school buses in urban centres due to the weather frustrates the director of education for the Good Spirit School...

Saskatchewan recognizes Black History Month in February

February is Black History Month, and while the African population in Melville has rarely been large, there have been some notable figures who have...

Screening test assesses students’ understanding of math

Public school students in elementary grades are assessed on their math knowledge in September, with those students who perform poorly reassessed in April to...

Council hires city manager

An experienced hand will guide city hall and those who work there for the next five years, after city council hired well-known professional Ron...

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Provincial News

RCMP seek help with Grenfell break and enter

The Broadview R.C.M.P. requests the public's assistance in identifying two subjects responsible for breaking into the Grenfell Co-op and stealing large amounts of cigarettes...

Suspect sought for stabbing