Gov’t planning new $8M Crooked Lake dam

One of the highlights of the Water Security Agency Report for 2015-16 is the development of a plan for a new dam at Crooked...

Balcarres building war memorial park

Over 100 years ago, Canada joined Great Britain in what would later be known as the Great War. Many men left Saskatchewan to join...

Artist returns to Melville for special project

The Melville Heritage Museum’s first-ever artist-in-residence is a woman who grew up in the community and has gone on to achieve international recognition. Shelley Miller,...

First Nation Summer Games open with colour and sound

The opening of the 2015 Saskatchewan First Nation Summer Games was a feast for the senses, as the smell of sweet grass filled the...

Hundreds attend tour showcasing quality cattle bloodlines

Wes Olynyk has been raising purebred Black Angus cattle for the past 40 years and considers what he does to be his passion. “This is...

Benefit cabaret for homeless Langs

When Mike and Leni Lang lost their home to fire at Crooked Lake on Aug. 2, it didn’t take long for folks in the...

New clinic a priority for city

A new medical clinic is now one of the top priorities for Melville city council, after councillors added the clinic to the strategic plan. City...

Brothers exchange same birthday card for 33 years

Most people would be offended at receiving the same birthday card every year, but two brothers have been giving each other the same card...

City communications hit by lightning strike?

A possible lightning strike on July 22 affected communications at the fire hall and public works department, both of which are located in the...

Library slowly closing the book on summer program

The Melville Public Library has two special events taking place in August for children, along with its regular summer fun programs and reading contest. A...

Provincial News

Two youths die from carbon monoxide poisoning

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at approximately 1:40 p.m., Prince Albert RCMP responded to a report of two unresponsive youths, a 12 year-old male and...