City filling vacancies on boards, committees

The City of Melville is looking to fill vacancies on many of its boards and committees and is asking the community to step forward. Positions...

Moonlight Madness returns to kick off Christmastime

People in the city will kick off the Christmas season with Moonlight Madness and this year, organizer Chantelle Rivers is expecting bigger crowds than...

Special Olympian wins bronze in Wichita, Kansas

A Melville Special Olympian had a chance to shine in an international softball tournament and he made the best of it. Catlin Parisien, who works...

Haunted House ready to thrill Melville’s young spooks

James Stachowich is getting ready for Halloween. For some folks, that could mean going to a grocery store to pick up treats but for Stachowich,...

Balcarres using grant to renovate curling rink

$92,000 grant that will be used to renovate the town’s existing curling rink. Recreation co-ordinator Craig (Gubba) Geisler explained the existing curling rink would be...

Swimming pool needs renovation, repairs

Melville’s swimming pool needs an overhaul and the city has joined an online campaign to raise funds for repairs and remodelling. “Our objective is to...

NDP pledges to re-open Indian Head Tree Nursery

An NDP federal government would re-open the historic Indian Head Tree Nursery by next spring. “Programs like the Indian Head Tree Nursery provide important...

Food banks’ message not resonating with Canadians

In case you didn’t know, last week was Hunger Awareness Week. Across the country, food banks, community groups and many NGOs reminded us how...

Retiring vet announces closure of Balcarres clinic

Dr. Ron Brandow and his wife Lana have been working at the Balcarres Animal Clinic for decades and have recently announced their retirement and...

Plenty of thrills at Melville Summer Fair

If you’ve been to chariot or chuckwagon racing in Saskatchewan in the last two decades, you’ve probably heard the velvet voice and flawless delivery...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

RCMP seek missing Fort Qu’Appelle teenager

On February 13, 2020, Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP received a report of a missing 15-year-old girl. Shandaya Akachuk was last...