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Hiawatha Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star hosts Saskatchewan grand family members

Hiawatha Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star hosts Saskatchewan grand family members

Members of the Hiawatha Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star “were honoured” recently to host members of the grand family of Saskatchewan as well as members of the subordinate chapters of Saskatchewan for the official visit to Kamsack.
Keeseekoose students make 10-day visit to Rome and Athens

Keeseekoose students make 10-day visit to Rome and Athens

The group of 11 students, teachers and chaperones from Keeseekoose Chiefs Education Centre who travelled to Rome and Athens at the end of June, was not only immersed in ancient Greek and Roman history, but members also received an up close view of si

No provincial sales tax on feminine hygiene products started July 1

The Government of Saskatchewan removed the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) from feminine hygiene products, effective July 1. This follows the federal government’s recently-announced GST exemption for tampons, sanitary belts and napkins and menstrual cups.

Yorkton Co-op program raises $5,100 toward a new CT Scan

The Yorkton Co-op, which operates a grocery store and a convenience store in Kamsack, has donated $5,100 towards a new CT Scan for the regional hospital in Yorkton.

We are not alone; we live in God’s world

In ancient times a Chinese farmer lost his only horse. The horse had bolted from the yard and was gone. His neighbours came by to sympathize with him. “Such bad luck that your horse is gone,” they said.
Volunteers complete landscaping work at Eaglestone Lodge

Volunteers complete landscaping work at Eaglestone Lodge

A major landscaping project has occupied staff and residents of Eaglestone Lodge during the past month.
Pelly’s Canada Day celebration on July 1

Pelly’s Canada Day celebration on July 1

With the tables full, music to entertain and free coffee with cake and ice cream, the community of Pelly celebrated Canada’s birthday on July 1. The event took place at the Happy Hearts Centre followed by fi reworks at the Pelly sports grounds.
Farmer’s Filthy 5 raises more than $15,000 for the Saskatchewan children’s hospital initiative

Farmer’s Filthy 5 raises more than $15,000 for the Saskatchewan children’s hospital initiative

There are still a few people who will ask: “What is the Farmer’s Filthy 5” – an event which was held on June 6 at Stenen. The answer makes them proud to be from this part of the province.

Water Security Agency releases water supply outlook

Recently, the Water Security Agency released a water supply outlook for the province which summarizes stream flows and water supply in reservoirs as of July 1.
Water Polo Saskatchewan

Water Polo Saskatchewan

Victor Bautista of Water Polo Saskatchewan introduced the sport of water polo to a group of about 20 swimmers at the Kamsack Swimming Pool on Friday.