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Smoke on the Water to raise funds for new KamKids Daycare and park rec hall

Smoke on the Water to raise funds for new KamKids Daycare and park rec hall

Smoke on the Water, the annual “block party” event at Duck Mountain Provincial Park which brings together district communities for an evening of fellowship, food and entertainment, is being held August 4 in support of the KamKids Daycare and the Madg
Preeceville and Sturgis senior club members recall contributions towards world record quilt

Preeceville and Sturgis senior club members recall contributions towards world record quilt

Senior clubs across Saskatchewan, including Preeceville and Sturgis, are sharing memories in celebration of Canada's 150 th anniversary, said Maureen Johnson.
Rama Co-op to close the Rama C-Store

Rama Co-op to close the Rama C-Store

At the Rama Co-op 72 nd Annual Meeting on June 28 at the Roman Catholic Hall, board members, employees, managers and members heard confirmation that the C-Store located along highway No. 5 will be closing on July 31.
Former district resident has tea at Buckingham Palace

Former district resident has tea at Buckingham Palace

Eldeen Pozniak, former resident of the Endeavour and Preeceville areas, was invited to, and attended, a Royal Garden Party held at Buckingham Palace in London, England on May 25.

Cote RM council requests 27 per cent more in property taxes than last year

The Cote RM council is requesting about 27 per cent more in property taxes in 2017 than had been received last year. At its meeting of June 14, council approved its 2017 budget which calls for a tax rate of 7.8 mills.

Invermay struggling with news its only bank is closing

The village of Invermay has been notified that the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) branch is closing, with the last day of business to occur on October 18, said Mayor Mike Kaminski.
Enjoying the Trackside Garden

Enjoying the Trackside Garden

Enjoying the many blooms at Kamsack’s Trackside Garden last week were sisters Eden, left, and Asia Rushton of Kamsack.
Preeceville Western Weekend said a success

Preeceville Western Weekend said a success

Along with the featured chariot and chuckwagon races, there were numerous other activities to keep everyone busy at the Preeceville and District Lions club western weekend on July 14 to 16.

Monster Storm Rocks Outlook and Area

Trees uprooted, property damage in major weather event
Canora family welcomes visitors to their yard which includes dinosaurs and a train

Canora family welcomes visitors to their yard which includes dinosaurs and a train

Wally Huebert decided it would be fun to have dinosaurs on their 10-acre property located at the south end of Canora, since “everyone loves dinosaurs.