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Lincoln and Payton Freitag show off their ride during the Richmound Show 'n' Shine on July 25. Photo by Kimberley Hartwig Read More »

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MLA Wayne Elhard and Premier Brad Wall stand with Doug Steele after he won the nomination as the candidate for the Cypress Hills Constituency at the nomination meeting on July 28. Photo by Marcia Love

Steele wins Sask Party nomination in Cypress Hills

By Marcia Love The votes have been counted, and Doug Steele has been given the nod. The Reeve of the RM of Gull Lake received… Read More »

A semi hauling hay bales fuels up at the Co-op on Friday morning. Drought conditions in many parts of the Southwest are causing a feed shortage, forcing producers to buy hay from other regions. The RMs of Maple Creek and Piapot are the first in the province to declare states of agricultural disaster due to the lack of rain. Photo by Marcia Love

Drought disasters declared by two southwest RMs

By Marcia Love As drought conditions continue, the RMs of Maple Creek and Piapot are both declaring a "state of agricultural disaster." The hot, dry… Read More »

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Mohawks edged out by Rockets in semi-final

By Marcia Love They were close – closer than the Mohawks have ever been in recent years. But the team didn't quite make it to… Read More »

Mohawks advance to semifinals

By Kimberley Hartwig After finishing the regular season on a winning note, the Maple Creek Mohawks head into playoffs as the top team in the… Read More »


We all lose if we let Indigenous languages die

By Kimberley Hartwig I am an unabashed linguaphile. I've earned degrees in both  English and French, and I studied Spanish and German (to varying degrees… Read More »

Wayne’s World – A conspiracy or wrong decision?

By Wayne Litke Deja vu? Yes–I am reflecting back to July 7 when I wrote about Ontario nurse Rene Caisse who began experimenting with a… Read More »


Love Notes – It’s OK to be a little lost

By Marcia Love It was just a couple weeks ago that it hit me, and I can't believe how quickly the time has flown by.… Read More »

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