St. Henry’s wants help to eliminate speeders

A request from St. Henry’s Junior Elementary School to make the walk to school safer for children has been referred to the police commission...

Changes to council rates lost again

Despite losing their tax exemption on one-third of their stipend, city councillors and the mayor will not make up for lost ground. Motions to amend...

RCMP arrest Melville man after two-hour standoff

After a two-hour standoff with police, a Melville man faces several charges, including possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose. On April 16 at...

RCMP looking for vandals, thieves

Melville RCMP requests the public’s assistance locating the person(s) responsible for vandalizing a water dispensing machine in an attempt to get the money from...

Indigenous leader Noel Starblanket dies, age 72

Lauded as a treaty advocate, bridge builder Kisikaw Piyesiwewin (Where the Thunderbirds Live), Pahpahtaywak Kihew (Spotted Eagle), otherwise known as Noel Starblanket, who died in...

Man arrested for illegal dumping

Melville man charged for littering in RM of Elcapo A Melville man has been arrested for the illegal dumping of shingles in a farmer’s standing...

Volunteers, air force practise to save lives

CASARA exercise Search and rescue technicians from 435 Transport and Rescue Squadron in Winnipeg, relying on the observations of volunteers on the ground, leapt from...

No growth yet on cannabis store

Although retail cannabis stores are expected to open in Melville and Fort Qu’Appelle this summer, the multinational Ontario-based company that plans to sell pot...

Volunteers honoured for dedication to patient care

Thank God for volunteers. Volunteers at St. Peter’s Hospital and St. Paul Lutheran Home were celebrated April 9 with a luncheon in their honour as...

Government seeks education input

The Government of Saskatchewan is looking for public input into the future of education in the province. “We want to hear from students, parents, educators,...

Provincial News

Barricaded man arrested after two hour stand-off

On April 16, 2019 at 10:30am Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP responded to a complaint of break and enter into outbuildings located just south of the town of...