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Council to discuss liquor store plan with union rep

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter City council plans to invite a representative from the Saskatchewan Government and General Employees’ Union (SGEU) to a council meeting...

Chicago trip a bonding experience for St. Henry’s Sr. band

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter A trip to Chicago for a music conference gave band students from École St. Henry’s Sr. School time to bond...

Drivers who drink end up in Melville provincial court

Drivers in and around Melville continue to get behind the wheel after drinking, which was evident by the number of drinking and driving charges...

Liberals reverse law, reinstate funds to First Nations

By Samantha Magee Grasslands News The new Liberal federal government will reinstate funds to First Nations that failed to comply with the First Nations Financial...

Rail City fundraising for new lift van

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter Rail City Industries (RCI) is looking for a new lift van after the device that lifts wheelchairs into the van...

Study to be completed on flood hazards of reservoir, Crescent Creek

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter City council will hire a consultant to take on a flood hazard and dam mitigation survey of the Crescent Creek...

Will city council follow law on closed meetings?

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter The provincial government has introduced amendments to the Cities Act relating to closed and confidential meetings, which caused one city...

Chamber discuss ways to assist Rail City with garbage

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter Chamber of Commerce directors discussed ways to assist Rail City Industries with its problem of scofflaws dumping garbage at the...

Christian community determining whether to sponsor Syrian refugees

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter The Christian community in Melville has begun to determine how it can sponsor a Syrian refugee family and bring them...

‘I’m not a victim, but a survivor of sexual assault’

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter Zachary Miller received a standing ovation as he walked onto the stage at St. Mary’s Cultural Centre in Yorkton. Miller,...

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...