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Strings compliment trombone performance

Strings compliment trombone performance

TOO MUCH TO DONick la RiviereIndie9-out-of-10 Nick la Riviere plays the trombone, and he plays it very well. The guy has a flare, which makes the music simply a joy to listen to.

Program seeks to help face problems

Karen Duffy has been trained as a social worker, and has learned a lot just living life through failed relationships, raising her children and moving across Canada.

Rail safety week for motorists, pedestrians

Rail Safety Week (April 26 to May 2) was not just for trains - the Canadian Pacific and its police service reminded all people to take railway crossings seriously.

STC offers seniors low rate in May

For the month of May, seniors 60+ will be able to ride anywhere within the Saskatchewan Transportation Company's network for $10 one-way.

Week for women in business

The importance of women's contributions to Saskatchewan business is being highlighted with Women Entrepreneurs Week which takes place in the province May 3-9. Close to 33,000 women were self-employed in Saskatchewan in 2009.
Saltcoats School hosts Willow Awards

Saltcoats School hosts Willow Awards

For the first time, the Saskatchewan Young Readers' Choice Willow Awards Gala was held in a small town. Saltcoats School proudly hosted the eighth annual Willow Awards on Friday, April 30th.

Northwest rebellion anniversary

Premier Brad Wall, FSIN Vice Chief Morley Watson, Robert Doucette, President of M├ętis Nation - Saskatchewan and Senator Dave Tkachuk officially launched the 125th anniversary of the 1885 Northwest Resistance in Saskatoon .
Local dancers attend Brandon competition

Local dancers attend Brandon competition

Yorkton Kalyna Dance School recently attended the Brandon Ukrainian Dance Competition April 16 -18. The Kalyna Dance school is under the direction of Regina based instructors Serhiy and Liana Zabutnyy. Theyhad excellent results.
Annual cancer fundraiser underway

Annual cancer fundraiser underway

On Saturday, April 24 the registration for this years Brayden Ottenbreit Close Cuts for Cancer took place at the Parkland Mall. Close Cuts started in 1998 when Brayden Ottenbreit, then a three year old boy, from Yorkton was diagnosed with cancer.
CWE pro wrestling makes a stop at the Agriplex

CWE pro wrestling makes a stop at the Agriplex

About 150 wrestling fans in Yorkton were treated to a show they likely hadn't seen in quite awhile and supposedly it will not be the last time they see it, either.