Benesocky’s vision becomes redneck reality

Al Benesocky’s Filthy Redneck Country Club (FRCC) is a one of a kind idea for Canada, and his third and final event of the...

Perpetua nets tennis medals

The Western Canada Summer Games were an unforgettable experience for one Melville participant. Clarizze Perpetua earned two bronze medals in tennis, one for the team...

Small town papers serve communities

The news recently of the closure of two newspapers in northern Saskatchewan sent a wave of shock and then a wave of nostalgia through...

Piller, Raymond

PILLER – Raymond Charles Piller was born April 15, 1937 to Jacob and Katherine (nee Wolfe) Piller. He was born and raised on the...

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...

Diving a safer sport than most think

Learning to dive might seem death-defying to some people, but instructor Sydney Hesselberg says there isn’t a lot of danger involved. “It’s safe. That’s the...

Coaches and players have their say on WMBL season

The Melville Millionaires of the Western Major Baseball League didn’t have a banner season, finishing outside the post-season party thanks to a seven-game losing...

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...