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Swimming pool closes but skating rink prepares to open

After a successful swimming season, the curling and skating rinks are preparing to open for October.
Canora man displays quilt representing rural women's struggles in the war

Canora man displays quilt representing rural women's struggles in the war

A Canora man has come into possession of a historic quilt sewn by rural women as therapy during the Second World War.
Canora Composite School hosts fall golf tournament

Canora Composite School hosts fall golf tournament

Canora Composite School golf club members hosted a successful golf tournament on September 19. The tournament, which was held at the Canora Golf and Country Club, brought in 68 golfers from 12 schools in the Canora area.

Canora Composite School cross-country team has more successes at Deer Park meet

The Canora Composite School had another successful series of races while taking part in the Deer Park Cross-Country Meet. The Canora Composite School cross-country team sent 16 students to the meet, with nine placing in the top 10 for their race.
Dry week puts harvesting almost back on schedule

Dry week puts harvesting almost back on schedule

Due to dry weather and wind, the harvesting progress is now only two per cent below the five-year average.
This Weeks Photos - September 28, 2016

This Weeks Photos - September 28, 2016

Probe a newcomer for top spot

Probe a newcomer for top spot

The arena for mayor of Yorkton is a crowded one, with four candidates vying for the position. Among those candidates is a newcomer to municipal politics Andrew Probe. Probe says he believes there is a need for new ideas on Yorkton Council.
Wyatt looks to return as mayor

Wyatt looks to return as mayor

Chris Wyatt, who currently sits on Yorkton Council, and is a former Mayor, wants the big chair back.

Council recognizes Ukrainian heritage

Yorkton Council has declared the week of Sept. 26 to Oct. 2, as the Week of Saskatchewan Ukrainians. “In 2016, Ukrainian Canadians are celebrating the 125th Anniversary of Ukrainian immigration to Canada. There are over 1.

Showdown brewing in Orkney

While Yorkton prepares for an election battle royale with four mayoral candidates and 24 hopefuls vying for six council positions, the real local fireworks may be smouldering in an adjacent rural municipality.